Keurig opening office in Switzerland -
BurlingtonFreePress.comKeurig opening office in SwitzerlandBurlingtonFreePress.comKeurig Green Mountain is opening a new office in Lausanne, Switzerland — a city that has become a worldwide center of coffee trading — in anticipation of expanding globally. "As part of this journey to establish the necessary infrastructure to allow ...Green Mountain moves coffee buying to Switzerland, following rivalsCNBCall 26 news articles »
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 7:39 am
The World Cup and the Olympics should stay
The Guardian (blog)The World Cup and the Olympics should stay in Switzerland where they belongThe Guardian (blog)Right off the bat, may I say that my own preference is for all World Cups and all Olympics – summer and winter – to be held in perpetuity in Switzerland. Switzerland, after all, is the country in which both Fifa and the International Olympic Committee ...
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 3:44 am
Move to Switzerland to rake in more pay! UK
This is MoneyMove to Switzerland to rake in more pay! UK salaries vs 15 European rivalsThis is MoneyBritish workers' pay is still among the lowest in Europe's top 15 economies and is way behind leader Switzerland, where the average starting salary for an entry-level professional is an astonishing £66,671. That is almost two-and-a-half times the ...and more »
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 2:18 am
Switzerland extends Russia sanctions list -
The Moscow TimesSwitzerland extends Russia sanctions listwww.worldbulletin.netSwitzerland extended its list of sanctions imposed on Russia on Tuesday, the Swiss Secretariat for Economic Affairs said in a statement. The Federal Department of Economic Affairs added a further 13 individuals and 5 organizations to the list of those ...Switzerland Adds Names to Russia Sanctions ListThe Moscow TimesSwitzerland moves to stop Russian companies bypassing Western sanctionsInternational Business Times UKSwitzerland expands sanctions against Donetsk individuals and companiesRAPSIWall Street Journalall 1,518 news articles »
Posted on 16 December 2014 | 11:55 pm
Switzerland Fissures as Account Secrecy
BloombergSwitzerland Fissures as Account Secrecy Loses CharmBloombergIn the case of the American couple who had banked with Julius Baer Group Ltd. (BAER), Switzerland's third largest wealth-management firm, the administrative court ruled that material provided by the U.S. tax authorities didn't “provide sufficient ...and more »
Posted on 16 December 2014 | 10:23 pm
Switzerland central bank sets negative
Switzerland made its main interest rate negative on Thursday, a rare occurrence designed to discourage investment by foreign money that has poured into the country in part to escape the plunging Russian ruble.
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 9:02 am
French telecoms tycoon buys Swiss Orange for
Switzerland's third-placed mobile operator has changed hands once again.
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 6:12 am
Switzerland has brought in negative interest
People are sinking their cash into the safe haven as the rouble plunges.
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 5:48 am
Iliad founder to buy Orange Switzerland for
By Pamela Barbaglia and Sophie Sassard LONDON (Reuters) - Telecoms tycoon Xavier Niel's NJJ Capital has agreed to buy Swiss mobile operator Orange Switzerland from private equity group Apax Partners for ...
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 5:16 am
Iliad founder to buy Orange Switzerland for
Telecoms tycoon Xavier Niel's NJJ Capital has agreed to buy Swiss mobile operator Orange Switzerland from private equity group Apax Partners for 2.8 billion Swiss francs , Apax said in a statement. The ...
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 5:10 am
FRANCE – SWITZERLAND: UBS loses appeal
Swiss bank UBS has lost an appeal against paying a 1.1-billion-euro security deposit linked to a probe into charges that it helped rich French clients hide millions in secret bank accounts. The bank said it would take the case to the European Court of ...
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 5:27 am
With a bullet: Cuba, Switzerland and molten
And now for something completely different: Oil prices rally and the ruble does, too. So much money is pouring into Switzerland from Russia that the Swiss central bank has imposed negative interest rates to discourage new inflows. Herzfeld Caribbean Basin ...
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 4:53 am
Switzerland shifts to negative interest in
Switzerland is to charge its banks to park cash with its central bank in a bid to weaken its currency which has strengthened as a result of the crisis in Russia. The Swiss National Bank (SNB) surprised markets on Thursday morning as it announced it was to ...
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 3:55 am
Xavier Niel Agrees to Buy Orange Switzerland
PARIS—French telecom tycoon Xavier Niel has agreed to buy Orange Switzerland from Apax Partners in a deal worth €2.3 billion ($2.8 billion), as one of France’s best-known entrepreneurs continues to expand his telecom assets across Europe. Apax ...
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 1:17 am
Switzerland’s Big Banks Closely Eye
ZURICH—Switzerland’s big banks, UBS and Credit Suisse, are carefully assessing the Swiss central bank’s move to introduce a negative interest rate on deposits—which could cause each of the lenders to take a direct financial hit. Both big Swiss ...
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 11:48 pm
Glencore, Xstrata merger clears final hurdle
Commodities trader Glencore says its merger with mining company Xstrata PLC has cleared its final hurdle after Chinese regulators approved the deal.
Posted on 16 April 2013 | 6:19 am
Ex-HSBC worker: bank information is
A former HSBC employee fighting extradition to Switzerland for allegedly stealing and revealing confidential information about private Swiss accounts said Monday the material in his possession highlights "scandalous" levels of tax evasion and mone
Posted on 14 April 2013 | 11:12 pm
Lavrov: Russia would back NKorea talks in
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Friday his nation would welcome a fresh round of talks on Swiss soil over North Korea's nuclear program, if all the parties were to agree.
Posted on 12 April 2013 | 3:34 am
Severe US flu season helped Roche's Q1 sales
Strong sales of new cancer drugs and a severe U.S. flu season helped lift first-quarter revenue at Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding AG by 6 percent.
Posted on 11 April 2013 | 1:49 am
Swiss say no takers yet on offer to defuse
Switzerland says it is standing by as a potential negotiator to defuse the tensions between the United States and North Korea but so far no one has taken it up on the offer.
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 10:19 am
Resolved Question: Catholics and protestants
can someone give me info abt why this happened and how it Ended ?
Posted on 3 June 2012 | 11:32 am
Resolved Question: UNITED STATES or
I am going on a student exchange next year and i don't know where to go? Switzerland or United States.. or France out of these three which one and why? i'm from New Zealand and i'm not sure what country to pick, heeelp me.
Posted on 11 February 2012 | 5:17 pm
Resolved Question: Conscription in
My cousin is moving to Switzerland from the US and wants to know if he would be required to follow the conscription laws of Switzerland. He is a 35 year old Male born in US and currently has a sturdy job offer in Zurich, and plans to live there permanently.
Posted on 13 January 2011 | 8:28 pm
Resolved Question: Best places to go in
im traveling all across europe and Switzerland is my man attraction, i would love to have any travel tips in switzerland, prices for a week and a half of being thee, is it expensive to travel there? things to watch out for? etc please share (:
Posted on 4 October 2010 | 10:34 am
Resolved Question: Switzerland climate.?
What is the climate in switzerland in January?
Does anyone know where can get a climate graph?
Any real cheap hotels in zurich?
Available in January? please state your sources or who you are so i can use you in my bibliography.
and also will it be okay to use your answer for my project?
Posted on 4 May 2009 | 9:11 pm