Tag: Sweden

Swedish dishcloth review: An eco-friendly paper towel

Amazon Swedish Dishcloth Cellulose Sponge Cloths CNN —   I’m just going to go ahead and admit it: I’m a paper towel addict. While I’ve...

Swedish dishcloth review: An eco-friendly paper towel

Amazon Swedish Dishcloth Cellulose Sponge Cloths CNN —   I’m just going to go ahead and admit it: I’m a paper towel addict. While I’ve...

Tax respite for Bombardier in a transfer pricing case involving Indian arm

MUMBAI: Bombardier, the Canadian manufacturer of business jets, public transport vehicles and trains recently got a reprieve in a tax dispute involving its Indian arm....

H&M launches global loyalty program ‘H&M Member’ in India

Swedish apparel retailer H&M on Wednesday launched its global loyalty program, H&M Member, in India expecting it to play a significant role in the company’s...

Sweden adopted a controversial approach to tackling the coronavirus. Here’s how it plans to save Christmas

Sweden’s strategy to tackle the pandemic is singular: avoid lockdowns to keep the economy going and encourage herd immunity from the virus. Pontus Lundahl/Agence France-Presse/Getty...

Sweden’s COVID Policy Didn’t Create Herd Immunity

THURSDAY, Aug. 13, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Diverging from much of the world, Sweden let COVID-19 spread in hopes the population would develop “herd immunity.”...

The country that didn’t lock itself down now left wondering what could have been

By Niclas Rolander The prime minister of Sweden was forced to defend his Covid-19 strategy after opposition parties mounted a scathing attack on his government...

Thyssenkrupp in talks with rivals over steel business: source

FRANKFURT/DUESSELDORF (Reuters) – German conglomerate Thyssenkrupp (TKAG.DE) is in talks with international rivals about consolidating its loss-making steel business, a person familiar with the matter...

VW sees multi-speed coronavirus rebound led by China

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) said demand in China was rebounding, thanks to customers who want to switch from public transport to personal vehicles, but...

Telco shares are surprise losers as lockdown drives internet boom

SINGAPORE/BERLIN (Reuters) – As lockdowns worldwide drive a surge in internet use, boosting online sales for businesses as varied as gaming and food delivery, the...

Europe’s north-south lockdown divide revealed by Google data

BERLIN (Reuters) – Italy and Spain, the two European countries hardest hit by the new coronavirus, have enforced the most drastic lockdowns to curb the...