Sweden is a country with many things in common, including an economy built around a massive construction industry, a long tradition of egalitarian welfare policies and a highly visible government.
All these factors combined to make it one of the safest countries in the world for work, according to the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development.
But as one of its most vocal critics in the Nordic countries, Sweden has seen its unemployment rate climb above 12 percent since the start of 2016.
It has also suffered from an influx of refugees and asylum seekers, who have often been forced to live in squalid conditions.
In the summer of 2017, Sweden finally made some progress with a new law that would allow asylum seekers to apply for a work permit within the country.
The law also provides a temporary residency for some foreign workers who have made the journey to Sweden and who have lived in the country for at least five years.
However, the government says it has no plans to implement the measure in the immediate future.
Why did Sweden leave the European Union?
Sweden has voted to leave the EU on June 24, 2019, marking the first time that the country has done so in its nearly 60-year history.
The country’s departure is largely due to the European Court of Justice ruling in June that the bloc has become too big and overly complex for Swedish citizens.
However the court also has given a green light to Sweden’s exit from the EU and will continue to do so until 2021.
Sweden is one of only a handful of EU countries that still retains full membership of the bloc, leaving other countries such as Finland, Norway, Malta and Ireland in limbo.
Many analysts are now expecting a swift return to normalcy in the wake of the court ruling.
But this is unlikely to happen in a year.
Sweden’s economy is currently suffering from a severe recession and the country will be unable to pay its bills for several years.
In addition, many migrants from the Middle East are still trying to enter the country on a daily basis.
The government is also under pressure to find a solution to the refugee crisis, which has forced it to temporarily halt immigration from Syria, Iraq, Eritrea and Afghanistan.
It is also expected to face the next round of the migrant crisis when thousands of refugees begin arriving in the coming weeks.
For now, Sweden will need to focus on getting back on its feet and preparing for the next economic downturn.
How to get more information about the Swedish economy?
For more information on the Swedish unemployment rate, please visit the Statistics Sweden website at http://www.statssvenskanstadsa.se/.
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