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News Sweden » Social: Negative Rates Turn Three in Sweden as Riksbank Seeks Way Out

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Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Almost exactly three years ago Sweden’s central bank cut interest rates below zero and unleashed a bond buying program to jolt the economy out of deflation. The conjuring of new money to buy bonds has now ended, but the negative rates may be more resilient.

News Sweden » Social: Crystal Palace vs Newcastle: Swedish TV pick up on the tackle of the game

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Publication date: Sunday 04 February 2018

In a hilarious move, Swedish football channel Viasat decided to look the steward’s tackle. That lead to the following analysis: Newcastle lose: Everton ‘win’ centre-half race

News Sweden » Social: Sweden election: Social Democrats rule out far-right pact

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Publication date: Sunday 14 September 2014

Media captionLars Bevanger reports from Stockholm on the victory of Stefan Lofven's Social Democrats in the Swedish election The leader of Sweden's Social Democrats says he will try to form a government after their election win, but will not work with the ...

News Sweden » Social: Swedish Social Services: Islamic State Fighters Can Be Good Parents

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Publication date: hursday 03 August 2017

Sweden is seeing an increasing number of families returning from fighting for the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, but the children of extremist couples are not automatically taken into custody by the authorities. Swedish social services worker Bettan ...

News Sweden » Social: Swedish womyn social (justice) workers love refugees – literally

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Publication date: onday 12 June 2017

We know the type: aging feminist socialist spinsters who have nothing else to do but make other people's lives miserable with constant multi-cultural rants and harping on the male dominated hierarchy or some such. So where to find happiness in their ...

News Sweden » Social: The strange death of social-democratic Sweden

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Publication date: Friday 17 September 2010

OUTSIDE Scandinavia, Sweden is generally known for two things: social democracy, and the books of Stieg Larsson. That may change, for if the polls in the run-up to the election on September 19th are correct, the first may end up looking like one of the ...

News Sweden » Social: Sweden's Social Democrats Veer Toward Free Market and Lower Taxes

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Publication date: hursday 26 October 1989

STOCKHOLM— The governing Social Democrats, who have made Sweden a generous welfare state and the world's most highly taxed nation, have reached a crossroads and are taking a distinct turn toward the free market. As they celebrate their 100th anniversary ...

News Sweden » Social: Social media mocks Trump for making up Sweden attack

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Publication date: Sunday 19 February 2017

US President Donald Trump has once again drawn a wave of mockery, this time for appearing to refer to an attack in Sweden that did not actually happen. During a rally in Florida on Saturday, Trump tried to justify his proposals to stop immigration from ...

News Sweden » Social: Teen refugee arrested in stabbing death of Swedish social worker

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Publication date: onday 25 January 2016

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested and accused of stabbing a refugee center worker to death in western Sweden. The English-language news site The Local reported that the victim, a 22-year-old woman, was attacked Monday at the center in the town of Molndal ...