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Tuesday 14 October

Record summer in Stockholm: 4 million guestnights

Press release Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Stockholm is the engine of Swedish tourism. During the summer, from June to August 2014, nearly 4 million overnight stays were made in Stockholm County, which is an all-time-high. The increase comes mainly from international guests. Sweden in total experienced a decline of 1 percent during the same period.

Tuesday 14 October

Stockholm Economy: 26 percent more job openings in Stockholm

Press release Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Stockholm’s economy continues its positive trend and wages show increased growth in both Stockholm county and the city of Stockholm. The labor market is growing and the number of job openings is increasing markedly while unemployment continues to drop, according to Stockholm Economy's second report for 2014.

Monday 13 October

Stockholm- Uppsala, a popular investment region for Life Science

Press release Monday, October 13, 2014

Over the last year, Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science companies have received several big investments. Cancer diagnostics, protein production and stem cell matrices are some examples of what attracts big international investments. The one common denominator for these investments is that all of the companies are on the Life Science Hotlist, a list of the hottest life science companies in the region.

Wednesday 08 October

100 billion Euro investment potential in the Stockholm region

Press release Wednesday, October 08, 2014

The investment potential for the Stockholm region has increased by 15 billion Euro in the year that has passed and now amounts to more than100 billion Euro until 2021. It is mainly smaller projects that have contributed to the increase. Stockholm municipality's aim for 140,000 new housing units and extension of the subway are included in the calculation.

Tuesday 07 October

New Hotlist will attract Cleantech investments to Stockholm

Press release Tuesday, October 07, 2014

Stockholm is a world leader in environmental technology, and now it will be easier for foreign investors to find partners in Stockholm. The Stockholm Cleantech Hotlist is a list that presents the region’s hottest investment opportunities to investors. As of its launch date, there are 25 companies on the list.


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