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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

Covid-19 impact Swiss want to work from home more frequently after pandemic

Four out of five Swiss residents say they would like to work from home more regularly after the coronavirus pandemic is over, according to a survey. 

This content was published on April 2, 2020 12:30 PM

Coronavirus crisis Government plans to top up Covid-19 economic package

Swiss businesses look set to benefit from additional financial aid to soften the shock of the coronavirus epidemic.

This content was published on April 1, 2020 5:44 PM

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

Swiss Solidarity Swiss Covid-19 fundraiser collects more than CHF10 million

The national charity, Swiss Solidarity, announced that it has raised more than CHF10 million to help during the coronavirus crisis.

This content was published on April 1, 2020 10:30 AM

covid-19 Swiss health official says virus infection wave may last to early summer

The current wave of coronavirus infections sweeping acrossSwitzerland should be over by early summer, a top Swiss health official said on Tuesday.

This content was published on March 31, 2020 6:34 PM

Coronavirus Swiss government launches Covid-19 scientific taskforce

The federal authorities have set up a scientific taskforce to advise the Federal Council and to coordinate national research by universities into ...

This content was published on March 31, 2020 1:33 PM

Covid-19 Men are more susceptible to coronavirus than women

In Switzerland 58% of people hospitalised for coronavirus are men. When it comes to deaths, men are even more affected than women at 60%. 

This content was published on March 31, 2020 11:43 AM

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

gauging the crisis Covid-19 immunity testing to begin in some Swiss hospitals

The hospitals are planning to roll out testing to evaluate how many people have already been infected, including those who may have already be immune.

This content was published on March 30, 2020 12:27 PM