Swedish auto tech company Veoneer
plans to raise $500 million through the sale of
equity and bonds to shore up working capital, as its strong
order book has yet to translate into a pick up in earnings.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may prefer to face years-old rape charges in Sweden because a provision in that nation's extradition treaty with the U.S. protects him from being swiftly sent to Washington to answer for conspiracy charges.
Swedish prosecutors heading the probe into a rape allegation against Julian Assange issued a formal detention order Monday against the WikiLeaks founder, who is jailed in Britain – a first step in seeking his extradition. Eva-Marie Persson, Sweden’s deputy director of public prosecutions, said she had filed the request with the Uppsala district court to...
A Swedish architecture firm has proposed converting the entirety of Notre Dame cathedral’s fire-ravaged roof into a swimming pool — a radical departure from the Gothic structure’s traditional design. Stockholm-based firm Ulf Mejergren Architects this week unveiled its modern plan to turn the roof into a giant cross-shaped public pool — guarded by the statues...
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