Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation (Sweden)

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Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation
Näringsdepartementet
Agency overview
Formed 1969 (1969)[1]
Employees about 300
Ministers responsible Mikael Damberg,
Head of the Ministry
Minister for Enterprise and Innovation
Anna Johansson,
Minister for Infrastructure
Mehmet Kaplan,
Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Information Technology
Sven-Erik Bucht,
Minister for Rural Affairs
Website sweden.gov.se
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The Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation (Swedish: Näringsdepartementet), often shortened to Ministry of Enterprise, is a ministry within the government of Sweden. Its areas of responsibility include economic policy and government-owned corporations, housing and new construction, information technology, postal services, regional growth and rural policy, transport and infrastructure.[2]

The ministry offices are located at the old Central Post Office Building in central Stockholm.[3]

Organization[edit]

The Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation is headed by the Minister for Enterprise and Innovation, Mikael Damberg (s). The Minister for Infrastructure, Anna Johansson (s), Minister for Housing, Urban Development and Information Technology, Mehmet Kaplan (mp), and the Minister for Rural Affairs, Sven-Erik Bucht (s), are also organised under this ministry.

Government agencies[edit]

The Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation is principal for the following government agencies:

Enterprises[edit]

Courts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Näringsdepartementet". Nationalencyklopedin (in Swedish). Retrieved 13 November 2010.  (subscription required)
  2. ^ "Näringsdepartementet". The Government of Sweden. Retrieved 2 April 2015. 
  3. ^ "Näringsdepartementets kontaktinformation". The Government of Sweden. Retrieved 2 April 2015. 

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Coordinates: 59°19′56.3″N 18°03′32.8″E / 59.332306°N 18.059111°E / 59.332306; 18.059111