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Monday 23 November

21 innovations nominated for the Stockholm Innovation Scholarship

Press release Monday, November 23, 2015

Stockholm is one of the world's most innovative regions. Today, the 21 nominees for this year's seven Stockholm Innovation Scholarship was announced. It is the 30th time that Stockholm's Innovation Scholarship is awarded.

Thursday 19 November

​Leena Yadav winner of a new 1 million SEK film award in Stockholm

Press release Thursday, November 19, 2015

Leena Yadav, director of Parched is the first winner of a new international film award, the Stockholm Impact Award. Yadav will receive the prize designed by Ai Weiwei and given 1 million SEK in support to upcoming film projects

Wednesday 11 November

Overnight stays in Stockholm: 13 percent increase in September

Press release Wednesday, November 11, 2015

In September more than 1.2 million overnight stays were made in accommodation facilities in Stockholm County, which is an increase of 13 percent. The largest increase came from foreign guests. A total increase in foreign overnight stays in the county with 25 percent.

Wednesday 11 November

Stockholm concentrates efforts on attracting international talent

Press release Wednesday, November 11, 2015

​The City of Stockholm is now joining up with the region’s tech sector and companies like Spotify, Klarna and iZettle to attract international talent to Stockholm. To meet the city’s growing recruitment needs, the Twitter account @movetostockholm is launching with the goal of providing a better picture of what it’s like to live and work in Stockholm.

Wednesday 21 October

​Record number of cruise passengers to Stockholm

Press release Wednesday, October 21, 2015

The number of cruise ships calling at Ports of Stockholm during the April – October season was 247, bringing a record high number of 530,000 passengers. Stockholm also saw a record number of turnarounds this season, with 53 vessels compared to the 42 of last yea


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