Enterprise and industry
Enterprise and industrial policy concerns creating conditions for more jobs and growing companies. The area includes conditions for entrepreneurship and enterprise – such as issues concerning regulatory simplification and supplementary funding, and developing and strengthening the innovative capacity of Swedish companies. The area also covers targeted initiatives in various parts of the business sector, state aid, geological and minerals issues, and information initiatives and advisory services to entrepreneurs and business operators.
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Climate, energy and sustainable development in focus when the Deputy President of South Africa visits Sweden
This weekend, Deputy President of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa will arrive in Stockholm with a ministerial delegation and a number of business representatives. The reason for the visit is the Binational Commission (BNC) between Sweden and South Africa, which is meeting in Stockholm on 19–20 October 2015.
Fact sheet on Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA)
Trade in services should preferably be dealt with in the WTO, but as the Doha Round has made no progress in the area of services, a separate plurilateral Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA) has been under negotiation since March 2013.
Additional SEK 800 million to increased exports
Compared with other countries’ export growth, it is clear that Sweden can perform better. Of Sweden’s exports, 70 per cent go to the EU internal market. Trade with our closest neighbours is very significant and important to our economy. But trade in the internal market must be supplemented so that Sweden as an export nation does not lose market shares.
Sweden chairing international innovation network
On Wednesday 1 July, Sweden assumed the Chairmanship of EUREKA, an international network that aims to promote transnational cooperation projects in market-driven research and development.
Sustainable cities in focus during the Indian State Visit
India’s President Shri Pranab Mukherjee continued his State Visit in Sweden on Monday. The day’s agenda included a meeting with the Prime Minister at Rosenbad.
Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete to visit Sweden
On Wednesday 3 June, Tanzania’s President Jakaya Kikwete will arrive in Stockholm for a visit at the invitation of Prime Minister Stefan Löfven.
Prime Minister met ambassadors from Latin America and the Caribbean
On 7 April, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven invited all the ambassadors from Latin America and the Caribbean to a lunch at Rosenbad. The lunch was a way to confirm the Government's prioritisation of Latin America and the Caribbean in foreign policy, and an opportunity for Mr Löfven to hear the ambassadors' views of the region's relations with Sweden and how they can be strengthened.