Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga during the announcement of Reiwa. Photo: Uichiro Kasai
Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga during the announcement of Reiwa. Photo: Uichiro Kasai

Reiwa – an era of innovation?

At May 1, Japan entered the new era of “Reiwa” as Emperor Naruhito acceded to the throne. In English, Reiwa can be translated as “beautiful harmony”, but the name can be interpreted in several ways. For the first time the new era name has...

Sweden and Brazil partnership in Innovation

Brazil and Sweden have a long-lasting partnership since the 20th century with commodities exportation and the installation of the first telephone in Brazil by Ericsson. But the strategic partnership between the Governments began in 1984 with the...

The Swedish American Life Science Summit

This week it’s been all about the life sciences at the Office of Science and Innovation in Washington D.C. On Wednesday, the second annual “SALSS Goes to Washington D.C.” was held at the House of Sweden. For those of you who don't know, SALSS...