Ministry of Employment


To view this content, JavaScript must be enabled, and you need Adobe Flash Player.

Get the latest Flash Player.

A Sweden that keeps together - Budget Bill for 2015

On 23 October the Government submitted its proposal for the central government budget for 2015 to the Riksdag. The Government is investing around SEK 25 billion in 2015 in reforms for more jobs, better results in schools, a better environment and a sustainable climate as well as reforms to protect the Swedish model.

Irene Wennemo new State Secretary at the Ministry of Employment

The Swedish Government has appointed Irene Wennemo as State Secretary to the Minister for Employment Ylva Johansson.

Minister for Employment Ylva Johansson. Photo: The Government Offices

Employment and youth unemployment discussed in Milan

Against the backdrop of continuing difficulties in the EU labour market, EU employment ministers met in Milan on 8 October to exchange experiences of labour market reforms. Minister for Employment Ylva Johansson gave an account of the Government's reform ambitions and expressed the need to give young people opportunities for sustainable employment.

News archive

Swedish statutes in translation

Labour Legislation

Contact us

Ministry of Employment work Mäster Samuelsgatan 70 postal SE-103 33 Stockholm Office work +46 8 405 10 00
email to the ministry More contact information