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What an old Swedish warship can teach SA about Medupi and Kusile

2019-06-14 21:00

Spoiler: it sank, writes Marelise van der Merwe.

Sweden 3D prints the world's first composite diamond

2019-05-22 18:02

A Swedish engineering group has 3D printed the world's first composite diamond.

WATCH: Driverless electric truck hits Swedish roads

2019-05-16 19:33

A driverless electric truck began daily freight deliveries on a public road in Sweden in what developer Einride and logistics customer DB Schenker described as a world first.

WATCH: The Volkswagen Arteon tested on ice!

2019-03-24 12:00

Driving in tough conditions takes courage and a sense for safety. The Arvidsjauer region of Sweden has frozen lakes that provide perfect conditions for taking VW's Arteon out for a test spin.

Swedbank scandal puts spotlight on CEO's history of denials

2019-02-22 20:15

Swedbank was forced to backtrack on its previous assertions and has now acknowledged that it also handled suspicious transactions, which it says have been reported to the police.

WATCH: 'Light hunter' captures footage of ice pillars and aurora

2019-01-25 08:33

A self-described 'light hunter' has captured jaw-dropping light pillars and aurora in Sweden.

Volvo truck sales keep on truckin' in the US

2018-10-19 11:22

With the United States economy continuing to fire on all pistons, sales by Swedish truck maker Volvo Group rose by nearly a third in North America in the latest quarter.

Sweden arrests person over royal jewels heist

2018-09-13 15:51

A person has been arrested over the theft of priceless treasures from the Swedish royal regalia, including a jewelled crown, from a cathedral where they were on display, Swedish authorities say.

WATCH: Top 5 world news videos today

2018-09-10 05:21

Watch our playlist of the top 5 most talked about videos for today, 10 September 2018.

WATCH: Scary or sad? This spooky car graveyard has dozens of abandoned classics from the 50s and 60s

2018-08-20 08:17

In Sweden you'll find a strange graveyard of cars, many left behind from American GIs in World War II.

 

Sunday Read: Dark house to lighthouse - an industry leader's Eskom survival guide for SA

2019-05-26 09:30

Fin24 talks smart manufacturing - and how SA can solve the Eskom problem - with Magnus Ekbäck, VP Strategy & Business Development at Sandvik, which operates one of the world's 9 "lighthouse" factories chosen by the World Economic Forum.

Sweden files request for Assange's arrest over rape allegation

2019-05-20 11:41

The warrant, if granted, would be the first step in a process to have WikiLeaks founder Assange extradited from the UK.

Swedish rape probe against Assange to be reopened - prosecutors

2019-05-13 11:25

Swedish prosecutors have announced that they are reopening an investigation into the rape allegations against WikiLeaks founder and Australian journalist Julian Assange.

WATCH: Bus explodes in central Stockholm

2019-03-10 22:58

One person has been injured after a bus exploded in central Stockholm, Sweden.

WATCH: Tarmac vs Ice - What it's like to drive a 176kW SUV on a frigid Silverstone circuit

2019-01-25 08:54

The Silverstone circuit can be pretty cold during winter but for a real taste of sub-zero track driving, you could visit its near-identical frozen lake counterpart in Sweden.

Man in Sweden announces apparent murder-suicide on Facebook

2019-01-25 08:26

Swedish police say a man in his 50s fatally shot his two children before announcing on a social media he would kill himself in an apparent murder-suicide.

Woman among three laser pioneers honoured with Nobel Physics Prize

2018-10-02 15:14

Three scientists have won the Nobel Physics Prize for inventing optical lasers that have paved the way for advanced precision instruments used in corrective eye surgery and in industry, the jury has said.

Volvo says global trade disputes will delay its IPO

2018-09-11 15:00

The CEO of Swedish automaker Volvo Cars, owned by China's Geely holding company, says "the timing right now is not optimal" for an initial public offering, citing "an escalating trade war, tariffs and market volatility."

As it happened: World premiere of Mercedes-Benz EQC - radical all-electric SUV

2018-09-04 18:00

Mercedes-Benz will unveil its all-electric SUV called the EQC or 'Electric Intelligence' concept. The first series-produced EQ model will be launched before 2020.

Swedish leader voices anger after dozens of cars are burned

2018-08-14 13:19

Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven lashes out at those who set fire to dozens of cars in southwest Sweden, asking them 'what the heck are you doing?'

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