This year is worth celebrating – 2023 is a jubilee year for Sweden, marking 500 years since Gustav Vasa was elected king on 6 June, 1523. This laid the foundation of Sweden as modern nation state. Also, during 2023 King Carl XVI Gustaf celebrates 50 years on the throne.
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Since 1983, Sweden has celebrated its National Day on June 6.
29 Apr 2023
Travel guidance - coronavirus (COVID-19)
Information on entry to Japan. From the 29 April, no vaccination certificate or PCR-test need to be shown at entry to Japan.
Bringing the best of European cinema to audiences in Japan, EU Film Days celebrates its 20th anniversary this year with films from all 27 EU Member States, and screenings in four cities in Japan: Tokyo, Kyoto, Hiroshima, and Fukuoka.
SWEDEN DIGITAL VILLAGE is a new digital platform and is designed to be the ultimate virtual space where you can come and see what Sweden is all about, from food and travel inspiration, must-read Swedish novels to the latest innovative technologies. *Main contents available in Japanese only