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FINMA annual report Swiss regulator cracks down on fraudulent crypto activities

Switzerland’s financial regulator brought charges against eight “initial coin offering” (ICO) blockchain projects for breaching anti-money ...

This content was published on April 2, 2020 3:28 PM

Production line Helping people to breathe

Production has been stepped up at a company in eastern Switzerland that makes breathing machines, as health services struggle to help a growing ...

Troubling time Swiss watch exports predicted to fall by 25% in 2020

The spread of the coronavirus worldwide will cost Swiss watch firms dear, but exports are expected to rebound next year. 

This content was published on April 1, 2020 4:44 PM

Home services Businesses reach out to people at home

While most businesses have temporarily shut down, others are starting up or finding new ways to reach the public in their homes. 

'A ship will not come' Swiss sailors’ amateur films inspire Zurich art show

Curators in Zurich used archive film footage of the Swiss merchant marine to explore current issues related to the sea.

Coronavirus crisis Swiss real estate market suffers fallout from epidemic

The Covid-19 crisis could spell an end to the previously rosy situation for Switzerland’s real estate investors.

covid-19 Private Swiss initiative to import medical goods from China

A “citizen” initiative organised by business groups in Geneva is to transport almost 100 tonnes of medical equipment next week.

This content was published on March 30, 2020 3:57 PM

Foreign demand Record exports drive up Swiss chocolate sales

The value of Swiss chocolate exports topped CHF1 billion ($1.05 billion) for the first time last year, led by increased demand from Canada, the ...

This content was published on March 30, 2020 11:05 AM

covid-19 France drops blocks on face mask exports to Switzerland

After Germany, France has lifted restrictions on the delivery of hygienic masks to Switzerland.

This content was published on March 29, 2020 4:02 PM