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  • Algeria president heads to Switzerland for new medical check-up
  • Swiss President Alain Berset to arrive Sunday on official visit
  • Switzerland's Ambassador hands over credentials to Armenia's ...
  • Justice Gates visits president of Federal Supreme Court Switzerland
  • Algeria president back home after Swiss medical tests
  • Algeria's president rushed to Switzerland for medical checks
  • 81-year old president heads to Switzerland for new medical check-up
  • Switzerland and Israel Collaborate on Cryptocurrency & Blockchain ...
  • If Belgium, Switzerland, Canada and others can do it so can Cyprus
  • Autonomous buses in Switzerland are getting a warm reception
  • Dutch ousted Russians for alleged attempt to hack Swiss lab
  • Swiss government calls out Russia over attempted hack of lab ...
  • Exhibition in Switzerland shows how Polish diplomats helped Jews ...
  • Switzerland's SECO: 2018 Swiss economic growth seen at 2.9%
  • Swiss GDP growth puts pressure on central bank to raise rates
  • Switzerland's growing consulting industry approaches €2 billion mark
  • SECO Upgraded Switzerland's Economic Growth Forecast For 2018
  • Swiss GDP Growth Slows Less Than Forecast
  • Switzerland's SECO: 2018 Swiss economic growth seen at 2.9%
  • Swiss GDP growth puts pressure on central bank to raise rates
  • Switzerland's growing consulting industry approaches €2 billion mark
  • SECO Upgraded Switzerland's Economic Growth Forecast For 2018
  • Swiss government raises 2018 GDP growth forecast to 2.9 percent ...
  • Switzerland's Economy Proves Itself Unfazed by Trade Tensions
  • The financial crisis of 2008 and the Swiss 'miracle'
  • Sustainable Investment Concepts Befuddle HNW Clients - UBS
  • Switzerland faces steady if slowing growth amidst currency and real ...
  • Foreign residents now make up more than a quarter of the ...
  • Switzerland's growing consulting industry approaches €2 billion mark
  • Swiss commutes get longer and slower
  • Africa's rapid population growth puts poverty progress at risk, says ...
  • BRIEF-Tata Consultancy Services Says TCS Bancs Deployed By ...
  • Swiss population increase slows after a decade of growth
  • Foreign residents now make up more than a quarter of the ...
  • Switzerland's growing consulting industry approaches €2 billion mark
  • Swiss commutes get longer and slower
  • Swiss government raises 2018 GDP growth forecast to 2.9 percent ...
  • Swiss Franc Could See Gains Regardless Of Risk Sentiment
  • UPDATE 1-Swiss economy overcomes trade tensions to grow faster ...
  • Switzerland: Dynamic growth
  • The financial crisis of 2008 and the Swiss 'miracle'
  • Home to the Alps: Switzerland
  • Swiss pavilion planned for three major events
  • SNB abandons euro peg ahead of expected ECB QE
  • Danger in soaring foreign currency debt: BIS
  • BIS warns global economy risks crisis 'relapse'
  • The financial crisis of 2008 and the Swiss 'miracle'
  • Swiss Paradox: Booming Economy, Negative Interest Rates
  • SIG Combibloc plans 1 billion euro IPO to cut debt

    Switzerland Leaders


    President


  • Swiss President Alain Berset to arrive Sunday on official visit
  • President of Switzerland to arrive in Armenia for Francophonie summit
  • Algeria's president rushed to Switzerland for medical checks

    Speaker of Parliament


  • Armenia parliament speaker to travel to Switzerland
  • Switzerland to Share Its Blockchain Regulation Experience with Israel
  • Switzerland pledges continued support to Zim

    Prime Minister


  • Switzerland and Israel Collaborate on Cryptocurrency & Blockchain ...
  • Autonomous buses in Switzerland are getting a warm reception
  • Dutch ousted Russians for alleged attempt to hack Swiss lab

    Deputy Prime Minister


  • Exhibition in Switzerland shows how Polish diplomats helped Jews ...
  • North Korea compares cosmetics factory to Chanel, Shiseido
  • Serbian Planes to Land at One Croatian Airport

    Minister of Economy


  • Swiss want to restart free trade deal talks with the US
  • Swiss voters reject more aid for farmers
  • Swiss voters reject 'fair food' plans

    Minister of Agriculture


  • Swiss want to restart free trade deal talks with the US
  • Swiss voters reject more aid for farmers
  • Swiss voters reject 'fair food' plans

    Minister of Culture


  • Exhibition in Switzerland shows how Polish diplomats helped Jews ...
  • Top Switzerland travel destinations
  • Hundreds Of Roman Gold Coins Found In Theater Basement

    Minister of Defense


  • Swiss government calls out Russia over attempted hack of lab ...
  • Russians Planned Attack on Lab Testing Salisbury Nerve Agent ...
  • Autonomous buses in Switzerland are getting a warm reception

    Minister of Education


  • Political power, education and walking the talk: Education Minister ...
  • Conflict researcher wins 'Swiss Nobel' prize
  • Dutch ousted Russians for alleged attempt to hack Swiss lab

    Minister of Energy


  • Energy minister: Turkey will protect its energy rights in Mediterranean
  • Secretary Perry to Travel to Russia, Austria, and Romania
  • Earth's climate-change liposuction: Sucking carbon from the air

    Minister of Finance


  • Treat Bitcoin Like Switzerland Does, Zimbabwe Finance Minister ...
  • Direct flights from Switzerland to Seychelles begin, boosting tourism ...
  • Switzerland to Exchange Blockchain Regulatory Experience With ...

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • Swiss ship attacked by pirates off Nigerian coast
  • EU ratchets up pressure on Swiss to clinch new treaty
  • Nigerian pirates kidnap 12 from Swiss shipping vessel

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • Switzerland accuses Russian diplomats of espionage
  • OPINION: THE FOREIGN MINISTER'S VILIFICATION OF ...
  • China, asked about US election interference, says does not interfere ...

    Minister of Justice


  • Swiss senate rejects call to speed up deportation of failed Eritrean ...
  • Bank data thief mocks Swiss justice system
  • Swiss to detain former Gambian minister until 2019

    Minister of Health


  • Bikes coast into Swiss constitution with clear voter support
  • Swiss stocks - Factors to watch on Sept. 24
  • Costs of generic drugs and outpatient services targeted

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • Bikes coast into Swiss constitution with clear voter support
  • Dutch ousted Russians for alleged attempt to hack Swiss lab
  • Swiss voters look set to enshrine cycling in the constitution

    Minister of Sports


  • WADA investigator says the agency got a bad deal from Russia
  • Spy row: Swiss foreign minister to meet Russian counterpart next week
  • 'Admin error' led to Irish Sports Minister's champion rower name error

    Director of State Security Service


  • Europe to keep close eye on new intelligence role
  • Center for Security Studies
  • Autonomous buses in Switzerland are getting a warm reception

    Chairman National Bank


  • UPDATE 3-SNB sees no clear exit from crisis mode as cuts inflation ...
  • Swiss banks are more crisis resistant but must do more - SNB
  • SNB sees no clear exit from crisis mode as it cuts inflation view

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • Swiss paper's anti-Russian allegations are politically motivated ...
  • Armenia has new Permanent Representative in UN
  • Qatar calls for accountability and justice for Syria victims

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • Bill Daley, who replaced Emanuel as Obama's chief of staff, running ...
  • Geneva president continues to deny conflict of interest
  • Maudet's woes continue as controversy swirls

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • Accuser of Trump's Supreme Court nominee to testify on Thursday
  • Swiss Region Votes in Favor of 'Burqa Ban'
  • Switzerland helps Ukraine to recover stolen assets

    Opposition


  • Swiss reject bids to improve food quality, protect farmers
  • Regional 'burqa ban' up for vote in Switzerland
  • Swiss trade unions sound alarm over closer EU ties

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Switzerland's growing consulting industry approaches €2 billion mark
  • Swiss GDP growth puts pressure on central bank to raise rates
  • Swiss government raises 2018 GDP growth forecast to 2.9 percent ...
  • Switzerland: Dynamic growth
  • Swiss GDP Growth Slows Less Than Forecast
  • Swiss central bank holds rates, cites franc's rise
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    Investment

  • Swiss government raises 2018 GDP growth forecast to 2.9 percent ...
  • Switzerland's Economy Proves Itself Unfazed by Trade Tensions
  • The financial crisis of 2008 and the Swiss 'miracle'
  • Sustainable Investment Concepts Befuddle HNW Clients - UBS
  • Switzerland faces steady if slowing growth amidst currency and real ...
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    Demographics

  • Foreign residents now make up more than a quarter of the ...
  • Switzerland's growing consulting industry approaches €2 billion mark
  • Swiss commutes get longer and slower
  • Africa's rapid population growth puts poverty progress at risk, says ...
  • BRIEF-Tata Consultancy Services Says TCS Bancs Deployed By ...
  • Swiss population increase slows after a decade of growth
  • Foreign residents now make up more than a quarter of the ...
  • Switzerland's growing consulting industry approaches €2 billion mark
  • Swiss commutes get longer and slower
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    Export/Import

  • Swiss government raises 2018 GDP growth forecast to 2.9 percent ...
  • Swiss Franc Could See Gains Regardless Of Risk Sentiment
  • UPDATE 1-Swiss economy overcomes trade tensions to grow faster ...
  • Switzerland: Dynamic growth
  • The financial crisis of 2008 and the Swiss 'miracle'
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    Public Spending

  • Home to the Alps: Switzerland
  • Swiss pavilion planned for three major events
  • SNB abandons euro peg ahead of expected ECB QE
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    Public Debt

  • Danger in soaring foreign currency debt: BIS
  • BIS warns global economy risks crisis 'relapse'
  • The financial crisis of 2008 and the Swiss 'miracle'
  • Swiss Paradox: Booming Economy, Negative Interest Rates
  • SIG Combibloc plans 1 billion euro IPO to cut debt
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    Recent Econ Stats

    MomentCountryEventActualPreviousConsensusForecastpreviewpupdatedreviewrupdated
    2018-05-31CHGDP Growth Rate QoQ Q10.60%0.60%01
    2018-05-31CHGDP Growth Rate YoY Q11.90%2.30%01
    2018-05-31CHRetail Sales MoM APR0.20%01
    2018-05-31CHRetail Sales YoY APR-0.20%01
    2018-05-30CHKOF Leading Indicators MAY105.3106.401
    2018-05-30CHEconomic Sentiment Index MAY7.217.301
    2018-05-29CHBalance of Trade APRCHF1.8B01
    2018-05-28CHNon Farm Payrolls Q14.962M4.975M01
    2018-05-25CHIndustrial Orders YoY Q119.60%01
    2018-05-25CHIndustrial Production YoY Q18.70%6.69%01