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Tuesday 16 May

Stockholm climbs up international meeting rankings

Press release Tuesday, May 16, 2017

In 2016, Stockholm climbed from 23rd to 18th globally, and from 17th to 13th in Europe, in the ICCA rankings measuring international meetings. These are the city's best positions for a number of years.

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Tuesday 04 April

The City of Stockholm adopts a new strategy – aims to be the smartest city in the world

Press release Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Yesterday, the City Council formally adopted a strategy for Stockholm to become the smartest and most connected city in the world. The strategy involves a unique focus on sustainability. The goal is for Stockholm to become economically, ecologically, democratically and socially sustainable through innovative digital services, transparency and connectivity.

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Tuesday 04 April

​Amazon Web Services (AWS) announces the establishment of a datacenter region in Stockholm

Press release Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Today, Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced the establishment of a new datacenter region in the Stockholm area, positioning Sweden as the location of choice for delivery of advanced cloud services in the Nordics. The new AWS EU (Stockholm) Region will be operational in 2018.

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Friday 24 March

​Stockholm Economy: Positive figures for Stockholm

Press release Friday, March 24, 2017

During the fourth quarter 2016 Stockholm’s economic growth continued. Aggregated gross pay data show positive growth figures both for Stockholm County and the City of Stockholm compared to the same quarter 2015.

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Thursday 16 March

82% more Chinese guest nights in Stockholm in January

Press release Thursday, March 16, 2017

The first month of 2017 saw a rise in the total number of guest nights, which were +10% from the previous year. In addition, Stockholm has a strong position in the Chinese market with this significant increase.

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