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Monday 25 January

​Stockholm hosts a two week festival during Eurovision Song Contest in May

Press release Monday, January 25, 2016

A two-week music festival in Kungsträdgården, and a completely new concept for Euro Club are two of the news for Eurovision Song Contest presented by Ms Karin Wanngård (s), Mayor of Stockholm as Wien handed over the keys to the event in Stockholm during a ceremony in the City Hall Monday.

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Tuesday 19 January

Stockholm to host European Cricket Championship – a first for Sweden

Press release Tuesday, January 19, 2016

The Swedish Cricket Federation and the City of Stockholm will host the 2016 European Cricket Championship in Sweden’s division. The decision was taken by the International Cricket Council (ICC), which assigned Sweden to host the World Cricket League Division II Europe. It is the first time an official outdoor cricket championship will be played in Sweden.

Tuesday 19 January

Record: 13 million guest nights in Stockholm in 2015

Press release Tuesday, January 19, 2016

In 2015 Stockholm reached a new record with close to 13 million nights! This is an increase of 1.2 million guest nights, ie about 10 percent in comparison with the previous yea

Friday 08 January

​Eurovision Song Contest party at Kungsträdgården and Skeppsbron in Stockholm

Press release Friday, January 08, 2016

The plans for Eurovision Song Contest in Stockholm during May, takes shape. On January 25, Stockholm will officially take over the hostship of Eurovision Song Contest 2016. But we are already revealing the location of Eurovision Village and Euroclub.

Thursday 17 December

Stockholm Economy: Strong figures for Stockholm during Q3 2015

Press release Thursday, December 17, 2015

​Business in Stockholm continued its positive development during the third quarter of 2015. Total wages show increasing growth, unemployment is falling and the number of new companies in both the county and city rose. This is what The Stockholm Economy Report for Q3 2015 shows.


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