The U.S. Treasury Department
on Friday extended its authorization for companies to do
business with Sweden's Nynas, giving the oil refiner more time
to restructure its ownership to avoid American sanctions on
A spike in novel coronavirus infections and deaths in Stockholm has raised questions about Sweden's decision to fight the outbreak without resorting to the lockdowns that have left much of Europe at a standstill.
Italy and Spain, the two European countries hardest hit by the new coronavirus, have enforced the most drastic lockdowns to curb the pandemic but one country, Sweden, stands out for allowing life to go on much as before, Google data show.
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