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Telia works with Samsung, CanopyLAB on scheme to teach Swedish to immigrant professionals

Tuesday 16 October 2018 | 12:37 CET | News
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Telia said it has tied up with Samsung, CanopyLAB and the Jarfalla borough council in the Stockholm region to find ways to teach Swedish to new immigrants and so help them find work and integrate into society more quickly. The pilot project will be carried out by Sfinx, which provides language training for foreign professionals such as engineers and architects.

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Companies: Samsung / Telia
Countries: Sweden
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