The European Parliament Election information

  For more information about the European Parliament Election please read the attached document about the election issues, the Swedish candidates and their political programs and how to vote from abroad. Election information, click here. (Ur Svenskar i världen/01/2014)   Due to The European Parliament Election the Consulate will be open 10.00am – 7.00pm     […]

Princess Madeleine gave birth to a daughter on the 20th February 2014

Princess Leonore. Photo: Mr Christopher O’Neill/royalcourt.se   On Wednesday 26 February, a cabinet meeting was held at the Royal Palace to mark the birth of Princess Madeleine’s child. At the cabinet meeting, The King informed the Government that the Princess will be named Leonore Lilian Maria, with the given name Leonore. The Princess was assigned […]

The Swedish Ambassador to the U.S. Björn Lyrvall visiting Houston

   On March 7th, 2014, The Swedish Consulate General of Houston and SACC-Houston cordially invite you to a luncheon with Björn Lyrvall – the Swedish Ambassador to the U.S. at The Federal Reserve Bank, Houston Branch.   Luncheon with Björn Lyrvall – the Swedish Ambassador to the U.S.   At The Federal Reserve Bank, Houston […]

Nobel Prize 2013

The Nobel Prize Ceremony is taking place December 10, 2013 in Stockholm, Sweden. Please read about this year’s Nobel Prize and the recipients on their web site. Nobel Committee Web site    This year the US has nine Nobel Laureates and all of them met at a symposium at the Swedish Embassy in Washington DC […]