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  • China critic Lois Wheeler Snow dies in Swiss home

    Deputy Prime Minister


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    Minister of Economy


  • Swiss minister's Nigeria visit focuses on economic ties
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    Minister of Agriculture


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  • At last, FG recovers $322.51m Abacha loot from Switzerland

    Minister of Culture


  • China critic Lois Wheeler Snow dies in Swiss home
  • Q&A: Swiss Ambassador to Lebanon, Monika Schmutz Kirgöz
  • Chris Dercon, Director of Berlin's Storied Volksbühne Theater, Resigns

    Minister of Defense


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  • Poland Signs Its Largest-Ever Weapons Deal

    Minister of Education


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  • Calls mount for better work conditions for teachers
  • Switzerland helps develop polytechnics in Indonesia

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  • Kazakhstan, Switzerland identify agenda for cooperation
  • OPEC political crises threaten to double its million-barrel cut

    Minister of Finance


  • FG Confirms Recovery Of $322.5m Abacha Loot From Switzerland
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  • Switzerland ready to host North Korea talks
  • Kazakhstan, Switzerland identify agenda for cooperation

    Minister of Internal Affairs


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  • HSBC Swiss Bank Whistleblower Detained in Spain
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    Minister of Justice


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  • Abacha loot: FG confirms receipt of $322.5m from Switzerland
  • Switzerland requests extradition of whistleblower Falciani

    Minister of Health


  • Swiss seek closer economic and scientific ties with Japan
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  • Kazakhstan, Switzerland identify agenda for cooperation
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    Minister of Sports


  • Olympic medallists invited to parliament
  • Cameroon: 2019 AFCON - Switzerland Affirms Support
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    Director of State Security Service


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    Chairman National Bank


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    Permanent Representative to the UN


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    Presidents Chief of Staff


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  • Sanctions on Russian tycoon Deripaska will create global ripples

    Chairman of Supreme Court


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    Opposition


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    Economic News and Data


    GDP

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  • Mission Concluding Statement
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  • Switzerland 2018 GDP seen at 2.4% in latest forecast
  • As Swiss Economy Blooms, Central Bank Presents a Quandary
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    Investment

  • Mysterious Swiss Franc Slide Shows Reach of Russia Sanctions
  • IMF forecasts 2.25% Swiss GDP growth in 2018 while pointing to risks
  • Bloomio: Crowdfunding Investments In Blockchain Startups?
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  • Shell to invest 'up to $2 billion' in New Energies
  • Mission Concluding Statement
  • Mysterious Swiss Franc Slide Shows Reach of Russia Sanctions
  • IMF forecasts 2.25% Swiss GDP growth in 2018 while pointing to risks
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    Demographics

  • Swiss population increase slows after a decade of growth
  • Global Flavors & Fragrances Market, 2022 - Increasing Demand for ...
  • Swiss Advanced Vision Launches Active Intraocular Lens Concept ...
  • 'Sustainability reporting': What gives?
  • Mission Concluding Statement
  • Clonorchiasis Market 2018 –Major Players are Pfizer (US), Bayer ...
  • Five countries primed for start-up success
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    Export/Import

  • IT workers in demand in Switzerland as number of jobs on offer grows
  • Mysterious Swiss Franc Slide Shows Reach of Russia Sanctions
  • Canberrans, according to the statistics, we are living in Nirvana, and ...
  • Switzerland: Growth acceleration to take a hit from KOF barometer ...
  • IMF forecasts 2.25% Swiss GDP growth in 2018 while pointing to risks
  • Swiss watchmaker Audemars Piguet makes China push, on track to ...
  • When Did the China Shock End?
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    Public Spending

  • Negative interest pushes Switzerland's 2016 budget into positive ...
  • Home to the Alps: Switzerland
  • Swiss pavilion planned for three major events
  • SNB abandons euro peg ahead of expected ECB QE
  • World expos: reflecting the global zeitgeist
  • Who will save migrants from a watery grave?
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    Public Debt

  • Mysterious Swiss Franc Slide Shows Reach of Russia Sanctions
  • Actions taken on Russian firms by market institutions after new US ...
  • Global debt is so huge that you'll forget counting — and India among ...
  • Global debt rises by 42% to $237tn
  • Online Lending Startup Aye Finance Picks Up $4.6 Mn Funding ...
  • Global Debt Jumped to Record $237 Trillion Last Year
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    Recent Econ Stats

    MomentCountryEventActualPreviousConsensusForecastpreviewpupdatedreviewrupdated
    2018-04-30CHKOF Leading Indicators APR106105.8200
    2018-04-25CHEconomic Sentiment Index APR16.719.200
    2018-04-24CHBalance of Trade MARCHF3.2BCHF 2.6B00
    2018-04-16CHProducer & Import Prices MoM MAR0.30%0.20%10
    2018-04-16CHProducer & Import Prices YoY MAR2.30%2.50%10
    2018-04-09CHUnemployment Rate MAR2.90%3.20%3.10%
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  • Youth unemployment shoots up
  • Analysts predict negative growth for domestic economy
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    2018-04-06CHForeign Exchange Reserves MARCHF738BCHF733B ?CHF 721.2B0
  • Legal & General sees 2017 profit jump 32% jump boosted by ...
  • Legal & General exits with-profits after fifty years through £650mln ...
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    2018-04-05CHInflation Rate YoY MAR0.80%0.60%0.70%0
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  • Company results: Unilever posts rising 2017 profits of €6.5b
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    2018-04-05CHInflation Rate MoM MAR0.40%0.40%0.20%01
    2018-04-05CHSNB Maechler Speech0
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