Latest Geography of Sweden Stories

2011-12-13 23:00:40

Sweden has one of Europe's highest rates of Internet use among children.

2011-03-08 10:59:00

STOCKHOLM, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- DigitalRoute today announced a new partnership agreement with Capgemini France, a subsidiary of the Capgemini Group, to launch a new MediationZone(R) Factory based in Rennes, France.

2010-11-02 13:20:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Stockholm was appointed as the first European Green Capital in 2010, having a long track record of green urban development, water purification, noise reduction, as well as biodiversity and ecology.

2010-10-29 06:56:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- See video from Fortum AB at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=4a9c160c-dbba-437e-9637-8635f686cc7e&bhcp=1 Stockholm was appointed the first European Green Capital in 2010.

2010-06-02 01:00:00

BEIJING, June 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Air China joined over 300 representatives from both Sweden and China in celebrating 60 years of diplomatic relations at the Sweden-China Innovation Week being held in Beijing from May 16 to May 22.

2009-11-04 09:00:00

STOCKHOLM, November 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The mayors of the largest cities in Europe and the United States have co-authored a mutual appeal, 'The Stockholm Appeal on Climate Change'.

2009-05-20 11:58:59

A Swedish court cleared a hunter whose missed shot shattered a toilet 1.06 miles away of an endangering human life charge. The Boras District Court ruled the hunter, a 37-year-old man from Ulricehamn, used sufficient caution before taking the shot, The Local reported Wednesday. The court was told the man was hunting geese at Tolken Lake, near the village of Hokerum when he fired a shot at a bird and missed.

2009-03-18 18:26:00

LOS ANGELES, March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- For the third year, The Ports of Stockholm awarded Crystal Cruises' Crystal Symphony as the winner of The Environmental Buoy Diploma for its environmental efforts. Crystal Symphony was chosen from among 80 vessels.

Word of the Day
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.