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goodmanl replied to the thread Any recommendations from Sweden? on the Sweden forum:
goodmanl initially posted:
We are a start-up working on an exciting new way to improve on-board experience for passengers flying to and from Sweden and have joined hands with major Scandinavian airlines. First step is for us to understand what passengers flying on these flights would like to see. Can you please suggest what movie, radio or music would you like, if you were on one of these flights? I appreciate your help and thanks for the support
goodmanl replied most recently with:
Does no one have any thoughts on this please? :-|
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AWD replied to the thread nanny needs to a family in sweden on the Sweden forum:
annika initially posted:
hello we are a family whit 2 girls in age 8, 7. we need help to clean the house, and to help uswhit the children. to go to school whit them. you live whit us and get a roon and food. we want you to come here in sweden, we speak romanes, and english.
AWD replied most recently with:
I am very interested in working with youas a Cleaner and I believe my skills and experience would be an ideal match for this position. I would appreciate the opportunity to discuss the job with you and to provide further information on my candidacy. I can be reached anytime via my cell phone, +233 267284345 I look forward to hearing from you. ABASS/ Accra Ghana W/ Africa
ksam17 replied most recently with:
Hi, please contact me on kh.samhadana@gmail.com
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perlofgren replied to the thread Living in Malmo? on the Sweden forum:
gavin21 initially posted:
I am considering relocating my family from Melbourne Australia to Malmo Sweden. While I have been reading mostly positive and complimentary posts about Sweden, I am a bit concerned with what appears to be an increase in racial disharmony and violence. Is this a big enough issue to reconsider a move to Malmo
perlofgren replied most recently with:
Hello, Malmö is great, and you can find many different cultural communities here. The autumn and winter can be dull and grey, not so much snow either. The spring time and the summer can be amazing - since you have a large beach (Ribbersborg) more or less in the middle of the city it is really nice. How did it work out for you? (There is also a active Vietnamese community that arranges get-togethers events now and then.) / Per
hoapersson replied most recently with:
hi. Iam vietnamese, my husband is swedes . Iam moving to Malmo in june. I wanna make new friends from Malmo :)
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galdrin replied to the thread Software Jobs - without speaking swedish? on the Sweden forum:
mctechguy initially posted:
I am a skilled software engineer from the USA that would like to live and work in Sweden. Is it possible for me to work only speaking English?
galdrin replied most recently with:
I've worked together with a couple of collegues that only speak english in the IT sector. Univeristies seems to always have a couple of them.
Tittar replied most recently with:
Should not be any problem at all
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katerikard posted Moving to Sweden on the Sweden forum:
Hi, This site is helpful to people needed advice. I am new here,hope to hear an advice to my problem soon...I am a Filipina,separated in my country Philippines almost 8 yrs already,Im not annuled because it is expensive,but just this year i receive a Divorce papers from my ex in Canada,but he is not yet a citizen there.Now i am in a relationship to my Swedish bf,fiance almost 5 yrs already.I wanted to apply as a tourist in Sweden that my fiance will be the one to shoulder everything.Do you think the Embassy will grant me a visa?Our relationship is so strong,we can prove everything that we are so committed into our relationship.He come to my country as much as he can yearly.Now,another question is,if i will be granted a visa,can we get married in Sweden?even if im not yet annulled in my country,But i have the Divorce papers from my ex husband.Hope to hear from you guys who know about my situation now.Thank you so much..God bless Kate
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Hi there, i'm looking at buying a smallholding in Sweden but at this stage am undecided whereabouts! If there is anybody out there who could offer any suggestions, i'd be very grateful. Im a carpenter, but not looking for work initially, would like to be close to a good town to be able to integrate and meet new people. Im on my own, and well travelled, now looking to drop anchor and develop a smallholding. Any suggestions???!! Many thanks Phil
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Hi! My name is Jason and we are looking for a family to host us for a short stay in Sweden. Myself, my wife and our 4 year old boy are looking for a family to show us family life in Sweden. You are probably wondering... but where? Well, that we have not decided. We do not want to live in the city but in a place with a school and a friendly community. An hours drive to an airport or city would also be beneficial. We are really easy on dates and location and are looking to spend a week with an English speaking family where we can ask questions and see the life for ourselves - perhaps visit the local school. This is my first message on our quest to view the real Swedish life for a small family and I look forward to hearing from anyone who could host or may know somebody. Many thanks in advance, Jason, Justyna & Jakub.
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EmmaA posted Finding a job in Sweden on the Sweden forum:
Hi, I am looking to relocate to Sweden next year. I'm having trouble finding sites that show jobs in Sweden. My partner is fully qualified air conditioning engineer. This will be the main income. This job title doesn't seem to exists. Is there anyone that can help. We are looking to move around Stockholm area. Thank you Emma
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tony2tshirts replied to the thread life without personnummer on the Sweden forum:
tony2tshirts initially posted:
My wife and I (both UK citizens) would like to buy a house in Sweden and live there for the next 5+ years. We are not working and not of retirement age so would be classed as "persons of sufficient means". We would need private medical insurance - no problem - but getting insurance that meets the Swedish authority's requirements is impossible. Therefore, No personnummer! Is it possible to live anything like a normal life in Sweden without a personnummer?
tony2tshirts replied most recently with:
Thanks for the reply. I think what you're saying makes perfect sense, I've contacted various Swedish government departments and they all agree there seems to be a problem but no-one has a solution. Here is a link you might find useful; http://www.kommers.se/Documents/dokumentarkiv/publikationer/2014/Moving-to-Sweden_webb.pdf Thanks.
Lonewolfnl2002 replied most recently with:
I myself posted a few months ago also a question about private medical insurance in sweden at this very forum and what it would cost us (for me and my family)...up till now NO respons. Apparently private healthcare is not very good develloped in Sweden and therefore not much used. At least that is my observation. Here is what a friend of mine did when he went to Sweden last year to obtain a Personnummer. He just accepted ANY job that was arround (thats right...ANY job) just to get a Personnummer. What happens after a couple of weeks or months if you get fired or quit your job is not important. What is important is that a PN is longlife valid!! So once you have one...you have it forever. The most simple way to obtain a PN in Sweden is....to get a job. You can also start your own business in Sweden but thats another story. The Swedish system has a lot of red tape, so you´ll need to think out of the box to beat that. The only thing which you can do WITHOUT a PN in Sweden is to buy a house (or infact any property). Even a car you can´t buy because without a PN you can´t register it in Sweden in your name. cheers
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