Share wealth, the value of listed companies on Swedish marketplaces, increased by SEK 17 billion in the first six months of 2018, and amounted to SEK 7 015 billion at the end of June, according to a recent report published by Statistics Sweden
Finnish network equipment manufacturer Nokia on Monday (July 30) announced it has signed a multi-billion-euro, multi-year 5G agreement with T-Mobile, the third largest wireless carrier in the United States.
Norway's foreign portfolio investment amounted to NOK 10 235 billion ($ 1.2 billion) at end-2017, an increase of 12 per cent from end-2016, according to Statistics Norway.
Denmark took the sixth place in the 2018 IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook, an annual list of the world’s most competitive nations for businesses, outcompeting fellow Nordic countries Norway (8th), Sweden (9th) and Finland (16th).
The UK continues to be attractive to foreign investors, who are ready to pour more money into the economy every year, despite Brexit.
One in seven EU companies with UK suppliers had moved part or all of their business out of Britain in advance of Brexit, according to a survey by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) published on Tuesday.
The value of bitcoin may be down more than 50% from its highs in December but that doesn't stop Iceland from becoming one of the world's prime locations for energy-hungry cryptocurrency servers. Companies have flooded the Nordic island nation
Norway’s government plans to phase out fox and mink farms by 2025, making it the first Scandinavian country to take the step.
Zhejiang Geely Holding, China's leading privately owned automotive group, has bought an estimated $3.3 billion stakes in AB Volvo, a Swedish manufacturer of trucks, from Europe’s largest activist fund manager Cevian Capital.
Timber is making a comeback. Mjøstårnet, named after its neighbour and Norway’s largest lake, Mjøsa will be the world’s tallest timber building.