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Wednesday 16 November

​Stockholm Impact Award goes to Wayne Roberts

Press release Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Ms Karin Wanngård, Mayor of Stockholm announced today Wayne Roberts, director of Katie Says Goodbye, as winner of Stockholm Impact Award. During the Stockholm International Film Festival Award Ceremony, Roberts will receive the prize designed by Ai Weiwei and will be given 1 million SEK in support to upcoming film projects.

Monday 17 October

More international visitors to Stockholm in summer 2016

Press release Monday, October 17, 2016

Summer 2016 saw a 2% increase in international guest nights in Stockholm, which is over 40,000 guests.Visitors from abroad are continuing to increase while Swedish visitors are decreasing.In total, the resulting increase is 1%.

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Wednesday 12 October

Grab a chair on the booming Stockholm tech scene - enjoy 480 days of paid parental leave, flat hierarchies and clean air

Press release Wednesday, October 12, 2016

With a mission to increase awareness about what Stockholm has to offer in terms of work and quality of life, Invest Stockholm and the Stockholm tech community aim to attract international talent to join one of the fastest growing tech scenes in the world. In a new campaign called “Grab a Chair,” international talent from different countries share how Stockholm is good for you.

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Tuesday 04 October

​The 2016 Stockholm Acceleration Scholarship is awarded to Buildsafe

Press release Tuesday, October 04, 2016

The winner of the 2016 Stockholm Acceleration Scholarship is Leo Sydow, for the Buildsafe innovation. A stipend of SEK 225,000 is awarded to one of the last three years’ Stockholm Innovation Scholarship winners who managed to further develop and expand upon his/her innovation.

Tuesday 27 September

Stockholm Economy: Continued economic growth for Stockholm

Press release Tuesday, September 27, 2016

​During the second quarter 2016 Stockholm’s economic growth continued. Compared to the same quarter 2015, the Stockholm Economy Report shows a decrease in unemployment and an increase in gross pay data and number of companies started.


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