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Freelance fees recommendation will be increased in 2019 2018-11-28 [IFJ]

Workers reveal poverty wages and labor law violations in H&M’s supply chain 2018-09-26 [ILRF]

Chinese embassy attacks journalist 2018-07-11 [IFJ]

How Sweden's deportations of skilled workers are affecting internationals 2018-07-05 [Local]

Social partners agree to limit right to industrial action 2018-06-15 [Nordic Labour Journal]

“No more dead construction workers” – message from Congress of Byggnads 2018-06-04 [BWI]

Global solidarity in focus at Swedish Electricians’ Congress 2018-05-31 [BWI]

First woman ever elected to the leadership of the Swedish Electricians' Union 2018-05-30 [BWI]

PM ahead of the ILO Conference: It’s not arm wrestling 2018-05-22 [ips]

Swedish researchers examined whether a six-hour workday is the way forward; here’s what they f 2018-04-30 [Equal Times]

A leader in Swedish education is remembered for his lifetime’s work 2018-02-13 [Education International]

Sweden’s smooth energy transition Sweden's smooth energy transition 2018-01-15 [Equal Times]

The robots are coming, and Sweden is fine 2017-12-30 [The Record]

The robots are coming 2017-12-28 [NY Times]

The Robots Are Coming - and Sweden is Fine 2017-12-28 [NYT]

The pitfalls of a 28-hour week 2017-12-03 [Handelsblatt]

Nordea Bank’s 6,000 Job Cuts Are Just the Beginning, Union Says 2017-12-01 [Bloomberg]

More than 4,000 women working in Swedish law speak out about harassment in the industry 2017-11-16 [The Local]

Unemployment in Sweden reaches record low 2017-11-14 [The Local]

Swedish secrets to a strong economy 2017-11-08 [CUPE]

Agreement on what constitutes minimum rates of pay for construction workers in Sweden 2017-10-16 [Nordic Labour Journal]

IUF signs agreement on rights in the supply chain with Sweden's government-owned retail alcohol monopoly 2017-09-07 [IUF]

Labor dispute puts Gothenburg port traffic in freefall 2017-08-26 [JOC]

IFJ/EFJ deeply saddened by death of Swedish journalist Kim Wall 2017-08-24 [IFJ]

Can a new Nordic online portal help protect digital economy workers? 2017-07-13 [Equal Times]

Stockholm waste collectors quit as strike hits one-week mark 2017-07-12 [The Local]

Stockholm waste collector strike continues as trash starts to pile up 2017-07-07 [The Local]

Port conflict could lead to change in legislation 2017-06-22 [Nordic Labour Journal]

Layoffs the latest escalation of Gothenburg port dispute 2017-06-21 [JOC]

APM Terminals to cut 160 staff at Gothenburg container terminal 2017-06-21 [The Shipping News]

Eight out of ten new jobs in Sweden go to immigrants 2017-06-14 [The Local]

Gothenburg dockworkers to vote on APMT lockout 2017-05-13 [JOC]

May Day rallies for Muslim women's labour rights 2017-05-02 [AJ]

Strike averted as hotels return to the bargaining table for new national agreement 2017-04-24 [IUF]

Fighting against Welfare Cuts and Ikea’s Housing Speculations 2017-04-19 [transnational strike]

Statement of the Subway Workers’ Union in Stockholm on the attack in Sweden 2017-04-08 [WFTU]

Companies start implanting microchips into workers' bodies 2017-04-05 [LATimes]

Swedish government announces inquiry to tackle deportations of foreign workers 2017-03-20 [thelocal]

Why these Swedish construction union bosses wore pink pussyhats for gender equality 2017-03-18 [The Local ]

Sweden FIRST: Moves to crackdown on migrant labour as euroscepticism rises 2017-02-16 [The Express]

Strike threatens Gothenburg port 2017-01-19 [JOC]

Study predicts the Swedish women poised to close gender pay gap first 2017-01-16 [The Local]

Dockworkers’ Union imposes a ban on new recruitment and overtime at APM Terminals in Gothenburg 2017-01-12 [Port News]

Top union drops support for health profit cap 2017-01-15 [The Local]

More Time Off Helps Nurses Get More Done 2017-01-03 [Inverse]

More Bad News for Riksbank: Biggest Union Boss Hates Inflation 2016-12-07 [Bloomberg]

Dockers strike in Scandinavia’s largest port 2016-11-17 [The Shipping News]

Campaign against 'mansplaining' by major trade union triggers social media backlash 2016-11-16 [The Local]

Condescending ‘mansplaining’ to women triggers union hotline 2016-11-16 [The Irish Times]

Swedish dockers strike in Scandinavia's largest port 2016-11-15 [The Local SE]

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