Business expansion
Location of affected unit(s)
Sweden, United Kingdom and USA
Information / Communication
Publishing Of Information; Production And Programming Of Audiovisual
Publishing Activities
58 - Publishing activities

320 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
21 August 2006
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
31 August 2009


The IT company UIQ located in Ronneby (Sweden), which develops operating systems for mobile phones, is undergoing an expansion phase that will lead to the take-up of 320 employees worldwide over the next three year. The investments, which will bring the staff number to 600, will partly be carried out in Ronneby, where some 100 jobs could be created. Job opportunities will also be created in the United Kingdom (London) and in the United States (California) in order to allow UIQ to develop support activities with partner companies.


  • 21 August 2006: Sveriges Television
  • 21 August 2006: Sveriges Radio


Eurofound (2006), UIQ, Business expansion in World, factsheet number 63959, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/63959.