News from the City of Stockholm
Stockholm shows its support for the city of Barcelona after the terrible attack at La Rambla. Today, Friday the 18th of August, the Swedish flag is on half mast in the City Hall park to honour the victims.Go to "Stockholm shows its support for Barcelona"
Stockholm and Gothenburg will together host the festival EuroPride next year.Go to "Stockholm and Gothenburg host EuroPride 2018"
Stockholm is the most innovative region in the EU according to the 2017 Regional Innovation Scoreboard, recently presented by the European Commission.Go to "Stockholm is the most innovative region in the EU 2017"
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.Go to "The City of Stockholm adopts a new strategy – aims to be the smartest city in the world"
On Tuesday February 21st Canada’s Governor General David Johnston and his wife Sharon Johnston visited City Hall.Go to "Governor General of Canada visits City Hall"
On Tuesday the City of Stockholm officially handed over the Eurovision Song Contest to the Ukrainian capitol, Kyiv.Go to "Stockholm officially hands over Eurovision Song Contest to Kyiv"
Stockholm has good prospects of hosting a modern combined Winter Olympics and Paralympics in Stockholm in 2026, in line with the City’s programme for events and its sustainability ambitions. This is the conclusion of the investigation conducted by the City.Go to "City of Stockholm’s Olympic investigation presented"
Many tourists prefer to discover where locals love to hang out. In a new ranking of coolest European cities, Stockholm's area of Södermalm grabbed 5th place.Go to "Södermalm 5th coolest neighbourhood in Europe"