Sweden stands strong: check out the new spring budget
On Tuesday 18 April the Swedish Government presented its Spring Fiscal Policy Bill and a proposed spring amending budget to the Riksdag.
The Ministry of Finance's latest economic forecast shows that:
- Sweden's economy is strong;
- employment is at record levels and
- unemployment is falling; and the public finances are expected to show a surplus every year of this electoral period, i.e. 2015–2018.
Want to know more? Here is the spring budget in five minutes.