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Consultation period Swiss stock exchange ‘to gain extra six months EU access’

The European Union is poised to offer the Swiss stock exchange access to its markets for another six months, according to Swiss public radio SRF.

This content was published on December 11, 2018 7:44 PM

Direct democracy Initiative launched to stop relaxation of Swiss arms exports

Campaigners have launched a people’s initiative to prevent the Swiss government from relaxing rules for exporting arms to conflict-ridden states.

This content was published on December 11, 2018 2:53 PM

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Immigration NGO condemns Swiss policy on detaining migrant children

Switzerland’s detention policy on minors seeking asylum is inconsistent and opaque, a Terre des hommes report says.

This content was published on December 11, 2018 11:37 AM

back to the future Older workers have ‘untapped potential’ to fill labour shortages

Tapping existing pools of talent including older workers and women will help companies meet future skilled labour according to a new Deloitte report.

This content was published on December 11, 2018 8:22 AM

Carousel Switzerland gets first female defence minister

Viola Amherd has become Switzerland’s first female defence minister.

This content was published on December 10, 2018 12:34 PM

Growing demand Swiss use of transport outpaces population growth  

Transportation use is growing at a faster rate than the population in Switzerland, according to the Federal Statistical Office.

This content was published on December 10, 2018 11:25 AM

Schengen/Dublin Crime drops under open borders in Switzerland

Crime has fallen by more than 20% since the introduction of the Schengen/Dublin agreement in Switzerland ten years ago.

This content was published on December 9, 2018 3:36 PM

Justice Nigerian found guilty in sex trafficking and voodoo case

A Nigerian woman has been sentenced to three years in jail and deportation from Switzerland for trafficking and enslaving women as sex workers.

This content was published on December 7, 2018 10:05 AM