Credit Suisse and UBS Tell Wealthy Clients the Same: Buy Stocks

Credit Suisse and UBS Tell Wealthy Clients the Same: Buy Stocks

Credit Suisse Group AG and UBS Group AG have a message for their wealthy clients: it’s not too late to buy equities. Political risk is keeping many rich individuals on the sidelines of a rally...
When Swiss neutrality hurt the Indian freedom struggle

When Swiss neutrality hurt the Indian freedom struggle

A forgotten episode in India’s struggle for Independence is revisited by new books that underline Switzerland’s role as a strategic location for revolutionaries, anarchists and foreign agents. “He is the most dangerous conspirator in or...
Avalanche in Austria kills four Swiss men

Avalanche in Austria kills four Swiss men

Four Swiss men were killed when their ski touring group was swept away by an avalanche in western Austria, police in the Tyrol region said on Wednesday. Rescuers had used snow-drilling machines to try to...
Swiss express solidarity with UK after London attack

Swiss express solidarity with UK after London attack

Efforts must continue in the fight against terrorism, Swiss Foreign Minister Didier Burkhalter said in an SMS to his British counterpart Boris Johnson following a suspected terrorist attack in central London on Saturday night....
Swiss nationality request rejected for not repaying welfare

Swiss nationality request rejected for not repaying welfare

The Swiss Federal Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by a family of Iraqi and Pakistani origin whose Swiss nationality application was rejected due to non-repayment of social welfare benefits. The family - a 50-year...
Switzerland attempts a makeover to seduce young Indians

Switzerland attempts a makeover to seduce young Indians

Will Indian film star Ranveer Singh help Switzerland shed its image as a “beautiful but boring” destination and attract young Indian tourists? For decades, the Alpine nation has lured Indian tourists thanks to free publicity...
No extra funds for underage asylum seekers

No extra funds for underage asylum seekers

Voters in canton Bern have rejected a government proposal to fund a special integration project for juvenile asylum seekers. More than 54% of voters came out against a CHF105 million ($108 million) credit over four...
Swiss Village Bans Photography As It’s Too Beautiful And Those Who Can’t Visit Will Be Sad! (Report)

Swiss Village Bans Photography As It’s Too Beautiful And Those Who Can’t Visit Will...

A Swiss village has banned tourists from taking pictures as they say the scenery is too beautiful for social media. Social media users have snapped back, with some saying the village should be relocated to...
Swiss students will not return to Erasmus+ before 2021

Swiss students will not return to Erasmus+ before 2021

The Swiss cabinet wants to extend an interim solution for international student exchanges by two years when it expires at the end of 2017. But it has not ruled out eventual readmission to Erasmus+,...
Researchers mobilise as bleaching returns to Great Barrier Reef

Researchers mobilise as bleaching returns to Great Barrier Reef

University of Queensland researchers are part of a team that will conduct Great Barrier Reef aerial and underwater surveys this month as coral bleaching occurs for the second year in a row. The work coincides...
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Swiss politician guilty of helping illegal immigrants

The public prosecutor of southern Swiss canton Ticino has found parliamentarian Lisa Bosia Mirra guilty of facilitating the entry of illegal immigrants into the...