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04 Jul 2020

Extension of temporary entry ban to Sweden until 31 August 2020 and easing of restrictions for more travellers

To mitigate the effects of the spread of COVID-19 and reduce the outbreak, a temporary ban on entry to the EU via Sweden is in force. On 2 July the Government decided to extend the entry ban until 31 August 2020. At the same time, the Government decided to ease the restrictions for more travellers. Due to the coronavirus and the temporary entry ban to Sweden, the Swedish Migration Agency has decided that the majority of visa applications will be rejected. This applies if you wish to visit Sweden and are a citizen of a country outside the EU.

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Requirements for a ten-day quarantine for travelers from Sweden to Switzerland

03 Jul 2020

Requirements for a ten-day quarantine for travelers from Sweden to Switzerland as of July 6, 2020. Read more about this here:

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  • Shout Out Louds
    25 Apr 2018
    In over 15 years as a band, Shout Out Louds have toured the world many times: They have performed for David Letterman and Jay Leno and toured with The Strokes, but most importantly, they have released four albums of brilliant pop music.
  • Black River Delta
    Photo: Calle Thorén
    24 Apr 2018
    Black River Delta originating from Bollnäs, Sweden, play raw blues-rock and take their musical inspiration from classic blues legends like Robert Johnson, the raw style of R. L. Burnside, but also more modern artists as The Black Keys or BRMC. The trio has already played a show last week in Bern and returns to Switzerland for five more shows:
  • Jan Lundgren
    13 Apr 2018
    Jan Lundgren, one of Sweden's most successful pianists, will be presenting for the first time in Zürich his "Ystad Concert", originally recorded live on the ACT label.

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