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Diplomatic Portal

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We are very pleased to provide you with relevant and practical information to make your posting both pleasurable and rewarding. If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Protocol Department at the MFA.

  • Circular note 7/2019- Public Holidays 2020

    Find enclosed the list of public holidays in Sweden for the year 2020

  • New ambassadors from Kenya, Afghanistan, Singapore and the Republic of Guinea

    The ambassadors from Kenya, Afghanistan, Singapore and the Republic of Guinea presented their letters of credence to H.M. The King on Thursday 28 November 2019 in an audience at the Royal Palace in Stockholm. H.E. Ms Diana Wanjiku Kiambuthi, Kenya; H.E. Mr Abbas Noyan, Afghanistan; H.E. Mr Andrew Kwan Kok Tiong, Singapore (with residence in Singapore); H.E. Mr Mamadou Siradiou DIALLO, Republic of Guinea (with residence in Berlin).

  • Circular note 6/2019 Right to education in preschool class

    Circular note 6/2019 provides important information regarding new legislation on the right to education in preschool class for children (age 6) of mission staff.

  • New ambassadors from Denmark, Australia, the United States of America and Gambia

    The ambassadors from Denmark, Australia, the United States of America and Gambia presented their letters of credence to H.M. The King on Thursday 7 November 2019 in an audience at the Royal Palace in Stockholm. H.E. Mrs Vibeke Rovsing Lauritzen, Denmark; H.E. Mr Bernard Joseph Philip, Australia; H.E. Mr Kenneth Alan Howery, USA; H.E. Mr Francis Rene Blain, Gambia, with residence in London.

  • New ambassadors from Mexico, Zimbabwe, Estonia and the United Kingdom

    The ambassadors from Mexico, Zimbabwe, Estonia and the United Kingdom presented their letters of credence to H.M. The King on Thursday 10 October 2019 in an audience at the Royal Palace in Stockholm. H.E. Mr Francisco Eduardo del Río López, Mexico; H.E. Ms Alice Mashingaidze, Zimbabwe; H.E. Mr Margus Kolga, Estonia; H.E. Ms Judith Gough, United Kingdom.

  • Circular Note 4/2019 Communication with the Royal Court

    Regarding embassies’ communication with the Royal Court, the Protocol Department would like to convey the following

  • Circular Note 3/2019 Notification procedure for non-resident Heads of Mission and other diplomatic agents concerned

    Circular Note 2/2019 provides important information regarding the notification procedure for non-resident Heads of Mission and other diplomatic agents concerned. The relevant section in the Diplomatic Guide has also been updated.

  • Updated information regarding social security contributions

    The information regarding social security contributions in the Diplomatic Guide has been updated.

  • New ambassadors from Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Greece and Lithuania

    The ambassadors from Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Greece and Lithuania presented their letters of credence to H.M. The King on Wednesday 8 May 2019 in an audience at the Royal Palace in Stockholm: H.E. Mr Kairat Abdrakhmanov, Kazakhstan; H.E. Ms Shkëndije Geci Sherifi, Kosovo; H.E. Mr Andreas Fryganas, Greece; and H.E. Mr Giedrius Cekuolis, Lithuania.

  • Circular Note 2/2019 Notification of end of duty

    Circular Note 2/2019 provides important information regarding the notification of end of duty.

  • New ambassadors from Angola, Argentina, United Arab Emirates and Germany

    The ambassadors from Angola, Argentina, United Arab Emirates and Germany presented their letters of credence to H.M. The King on Thursday 19 September 2019 in an audience at the Royal Palace in Stockholm. H.E. Mr Apolinário Jorge Correia, Angola H.E. Mrs Maria Teresa Kralikas, Argentina H.E. Shaikh Mohammed bin Maktoum bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, United Arab Emirates H.E. Dr. Anna Elisabeth Prinz, Germany

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