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Niklas Pollard

Estudio de anticuerpos en Suecia muestra un largo camino hacia la inmunidad frente al coronavirus

20 May 2020

ESTOCOLMO, 20 mayo Un estudio sueco encontró que sólo el 7,3 por ciento de los habitantes de Estocolmo desarrollaron anticuerpos contra COVID-19 a finales de abril, lo que podría avivar la preocupación de que la decisión de no hacer cuarentenas en Suecia contra la pandemia pueda traer poca inmunidad de rebaño en un futuro próximo.

Swedish antibody study shows long road to immunity as COVID-19 toll mounts

20 May 2020

STOCKHOLM, May 20 A Swedish study found that just 7.3 percent of Stockholmers developed COVID-19 antibodies by late April, which could fuel concern that a decision not to lock down Sweden against the pandemic may bring little herd immunity in the near future.

Sweden's Autoliv profit beat lifts shares amid Chinese recovery

24 Apr 2020

STOCKHOLM Autoliv , the world's largest producer of airbags and seatbelts, reported a much smaller than expected fall in the quarterly earnings on Friday and said it had seen a recovery in demand and output in China as pandemic restrictions eased.

Sweden's Volvo hit by cancelled orders as pandemic creates 'new normal'

23 Apr 2020

STOCKHOLM Sweden's AB Volvo on Thursday warned of stalling truck orders and a challenging adjustment to a "new normal" of feebler demand after reporting a smaller-than-expected fall in quarterly operating earnings helped by service sales.

Assa Abloy's profit falls as coronavirus impact spreads beyond Asia

08 Apr 2020

STOCKHOLM Swedish lockmaker Assa Abloy's profit fell steeply in the first quarter as the fallout from the new coronavirus hit its Asian business hard and began to dent profitability elsewhere.

Assa Abloy profit falls pandemic slams Asian business

07 Apr 2020

STOCKHOLM, April 7 Swedish lockmaker Assa Abloy said on Tuesday its operating earnings and like-for-like sales fell in the first quarter as the coronavirus outbreak hit its Asian business, but had yet to fully impact other regions.

Airline SAS halts northern Italy flights, drops guidance due to coronavirus

03 Mar 2020

STOCKHOLM Swedish-Danish airline SAS on Tuesday cancelled its flights to northern Italy and withdrew financial guidance for its current financial year after the spread of the coronavirus hit demand.

Electrolux shares slump after warning of coronavirus impact

31 Jan 2020

STOCKHOLM Electrolux warned on Friday the coronavirus outbreak in China would hit its sourcing of products and components from the country, while lingering U.S. production issues would push its North American arm into a first-quarter loss.

Sweden's AB Volvo plans big shareholder payout as profit beats

30 Jan 2020

STOCKHOLM Swedish truck maker AB Volvo reported a smaller than expected fall in fourth-quarter earnings in the face of slowing demand and announced plans on Thursday for a payout to shareholders that exceeded market expectations.

Sweden's SEB says it was already aware of client names provided by TV show

19 Nov 2019

STOCKHOLM Sweden's SEB has received a list of 194 of its corporate clients from public broadcaster SVT, a day before it airs a programme investigating money laundering in the Baltics that is expected to include information about the bank.

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