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No joy for expats as HK retains unwanted title

Hong Kong Standard 17 Jun 2024
Bloomberg and staff reporter ... High rental costs saw the Asian rivals beat the notoriously expensive Swiss cities of Zurich, Geneva, Basel and Bern to the top of the table, the consultancy said in its report. The Standard Channel. IOS Android ... More>>.

Industrial revolution?: Swiss heat pump hits 392°F, cuts costs, emissions

Interesting Engineering 14 Jun 2024
As ETH Zurich reported, most heat pumps rely on fossil fuels for energy ... Furthermore, ETH Zurich reports that this novel heat pump meets industry needs more than the options already available.

Body of elderly man pulled from Lake Zurich home following explosion

Chicago Tribune 05 Jun 2024
Tuesday, Lake County sheriff’s deputies, the Lake Zurich Rural Fire Protection District and other fire departments responded to a report of an explosion in the 23500 block of North Overhill Road in ...

Body of man found after Lake Zurich house explosion

Chicago Sun-Times 05 Jun 2024
The body of a man was pulled from the rubble of a house that exploded in unincorporated Lake Zurich Tuesday evening, police said. Reports of the blast first came in around 8.30 p.m ...

Bitcoin Firm And University Of Austin Partner For $5 Million Endowment Fund

Bitcoinist 31 May 2024
First Long-Term Bitcoin Endowment Fund ... More Than A Financial Investment ... As reported by Bitcoinist, Zurich University of Applied Sciences in Business Administration (HWZ) recently announced the first-of-its-kind Bitcoin course ... .

Roger Federer planning row over bid to build boathouse on shores of Lake Zurich

The Daily Mail 29 May 2024
Roger Federer is embroiled in a row with public access campaigners who are protesting plans submitted by the Swiss tennis ace to build a boathouse on the shores of Lake Zurich ... A view of Lake Zurich from the municipality of Rapperswil-Jona.

Heart attack, stroke and cancer account for 60% of life insurance claims in the region ...

bizbahrain 25 May 2024
The report is based on living and life cover benefits claims made against Zurich’s retail and group life policies between 2021 and 2023 and highlights a notable shift in the distribution of insurance claims.

In a 1st in Saudi Arabia, Abha International Airport becomes ‘silent’ airport

The Siasat Daily 24 May 2024
The airport authorities in Saudi Arabia have announced the transformation of Abha International Airport into a ‘silent’ airport, marking the first airport in the Kingdom, local media reported.

Naked man kills female jogger in Switzerland

Taipei Times 23 May 2024
The attack happened on Tuesday evening in Mannedorf on Lake Zurich, about 20km southeast of Zurich, cantonal police said ... The incident took place at Villa Alma Park next to Lake Zurich ... The Zurich ...

Sharp increase in dog bite incidents recorded in canton Zurich

Swissinfo 23 May 2024
There is no apparent reason for the rise, according to an annual report recently published by the canton of Zurich’s Veterinary Office. It said it remains to be seen whether the number of reported dog ...

Mena's Growth Surge Presents Talent Sourcing Challenges

MENA FN 23 May 2024
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The MENA region's remarkable growth presents a talent sourcing challenge for companies, especially in fields requiring specialised skills. According to a report by Zurich ... .

Rory McIlroy-Amanda Balionis romance rumors are ‘talk of the links’ after golfer’s divorce

New York Post 22 May 2024
CBS reporter, Amanda Balionis and Rory McIlroy ... CBS Sports reporter Amanda Balionis talks to Shane Lowry and Rory McIlroy after winning the Zurich Classic of New Orleans golf tournament on April 28, 2024.

Transatlantic United Airlines flight diverted after laptop gets stuck in seat

New York Post 20 May 2024
The mile-high mishap reportedly occurred aboard United Flight 12 as it was traveling from Zurich, Switzerland to Chicago, Illinois, a View From The Wing reported ... that day, Business Insider reported.

United Airlines flight with 157 passengers got diverted to Ireland after a laptop became stuck ...

Business Insider 20 May 2024
Nicolas Economou/NurPhoto via Getty ImagesA United Airlines flight was 500 miles over the Atlantic Ocean when it turned around.A passenger's laptop became stuck in their business class seat, Paddle Your Own Kanoo reported.

$200b economic damage from extreme weather: Report

Gulf News 20 May 2024
This assessment, conducted by Zurich-based reinsurance company Swiss Re in its latest report titled “Changing climates ... The report ranked 36 countries based on the vulnerability of their economies to the intensifying climate crisis.