Mobile Passport Station

We regret to inform you that the mobile passport machine will not be coming to Houston or any other destination in the US during 2020.   We apologize for the inconvenience this will cause you. For passport renewals, ID cards and new applications, we refer you to the Swedish Embassy in Washington DC or to the […]

ABB opening in Houston

On October 9, 2019 ABB opened their first Laboratory Robotics Center at the Texas medical Center (TMC) in Houston On the TMC campus, ABB’s team will collaborate with medical staff, scientists and customers from the healthcare industry on the research and innovation of non-surgical medical robotics systems. This will include logistics and next-generation automated laboratory […]

The Nobel Prize 2019

The will of the Swedish chemist, engineer and industrialist Alfred Nobel established the five Nobel prizes in 1895. The Nobel Prize is a set of annual international awards bestowed in several categories by Swedish and Norwegian institutions in recognition of academic, cultural, or scientific advances. The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2019 William G. […]

Stockholm Brass Ensemble in Houston

Stockholm Chamber Brass team up with brass students of The Shepherd School of Music at Rice University to give a joint concert of works for large brass ensemble and quintet. October 3rd from 7:30pm – 9:00pm at Hirsch Orchestra Rehearsal Hall. Programme Richard Strauss (1864-1949) Overture Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643) – Suite from L’Orfeo and L’incoronazione […]

Swedish company Ericsson chooses TX

Ericsson is a Swedish multinational networking and telecommunications company headquartered in Stockholm. The company now selects Lewisville, TX, for its first 5G smart factory in the United States. Opening in early 2020, the fully connected and automated smart factory will make Advanced Antenna System radios that enable 5G deployments. Ericsson invested $100 million into the […]

Farmer Wants a Wife

Farmer Wants a Wife is a reality television series.  The basic structure of the program is that a number of farmers are presented with women/men from the city, from whom they choose one to be their spouse. Swedish channel 4 is now seeking Swedish speaking farmers living in the USA to participate in the show. […]