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Swiss inflation in June tops 3%, highest since 2008

Reuters 04 Jul 2022
ZURICH, July 4 (Reuters) - Swiss consumer prices rose 3.4% in June, more than economists had expected and the first time inflation in Switzerland has topped 3% since July 2008 ... Reporting by Michael Shields and John Revill; editing by Matthias Williams.
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Finding happiness in Switzerland

Eagle-Tribune 04 Jul 2022
A few weeks before Swiss Air flew me to Zurich, I read that Switzerland had been anointed "fourth happiest country in the world" by the World Happiness Report ... Then you can go up a winding street to the Kunsthaus Zurich, where about 1,000 artworks, of their 40,000, are on permanent display.
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Why more air travel chaos is on its way

The Citizens 30 Jun 2022
No quick fixes ... Addison Schonland, partner at aviation analysis and reporting firm AirInsight, sums up the likely affected sectors as "any part of the air travel system that has employees." ... -- In Europe, choose the smaller hubs with reputations for efficiency and no recent major disruption reported. Munich, Zurich and Vienna are the safest bets ... +51 ... .
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Long-term liquid water also on non-Earth-like planets?

Phys Dot Org 27 Jun 2022
Researchers of the University of Bern and the University of Zurich, who are members of the National Centre of Competence in Research (NCCR) PlanetS, report in a study published in the journal Nature Astronomy, that favorable conditions might even occur for billions of years on planets that barely resemble our home planet at all.
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How Russia’s oligarchs are evading sanctions

The Spectator 26 Jun 2022
On 25 February 2022, the day after Russia invaded Ukraine, a select group of oligarchs attended a private meeting with President Putin in the Kremlin’s St. Catherine’s Hall ... The oligarchs would be next. And he was right ... ‘Ms Aleksandra Melnichenko is the beneficial owner of the trust’, SECO reportedly wrote to a Zurich law firm ... .
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Marketmind – “Alarm stage”: this is not a drill

FX Empire 24 Jun 2022
A look at the day ahead in markets from Julien Ponthus ... recession and fuelling further nervousness across global markets in the process ... -German IFO ... -ECB bank supervisor Edouard Fernandez-Bollo, Bank of Spain Governor Pablo Hernández de Cos, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia speaks at UBS event in Zurich. (Reporting by Julien Ponthus) ... Sign Up.
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Analysis: Swiss policy pivot signals exit for big stock and bond investor

FX Empire 24 Jun 2022
By Yoruk Bahceli, Saikat Chatterjee and Tommy Wilkes. LONDON (Reuters) – From Silicon Valley shares to U.S ... In recent years it ranked among the top shareholders in the likes of Apple, Amazon and Microsoft ... Federal Reserve. FAANGs ... (Additional reporting by John Revill in Zurich and Noel Randewich in New York; Editing by Sujata Rao and Catherine Evans).
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Geneva and Zurich climb ‘world’s most liveable cities’ ranking

Swissinfo 23 Jun 2022
The Swiss cities of Zurich and Geneva are the world’s third and sixth best cities to live in, respectively, according to an annual report from The Economist. Zurich moved up to third place – shared ...
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Swiss rail police to be equipped with body cameras

Swissinfo 23 Jun 2022
The Swiss Federal Railways has decided to issue security personnel on trains with bodycams due to increasing reports of passenger violence. The Swiss public broadcaster, SRF, on Thursday reported that ...
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Hot coals don't work for cynics

Herald Mail 23 Jun 2022
It’s not that hard ... Which seems to be what happened in Switzerland, where 25 employees of a Swiss ad agency were injured while walking over hot coals in Zurich. The Times reported that “Ten ambulances, two emergency medical teams and police officers from multiple agencies were deployed to help, according to the Zurich police ... Yikes ... An ad company ... ....
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Bank of England Deputy Governor: Crypto Crash Survivors Could Become Tomorrow's 'Amazons and eBays'

Decrypt 23 Jun 2022
"The analogy for me is the dot-com boom when $5 trillion was wiped off values," Cunliffe said during the Point Zero Forum in Zurich on Wednesday, as reported by Bloomberg.
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Financial watchdogs should do more to protect crypto investors, Swiss regulator says

Reuters 22 Jun 2022
ZURICH, June 22 (Reuters) - Cryptocurrency trading increasingly resembles the U.S ... Register ... stock market in 1928, where all kinds of abuse, pump and dump, are now in fact frequently common," Angehrn said at a conference in Zurich ... read more ... Register. Reporting by Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi in Zurich, writing by Tom Wilson in London ... Our Standards ... ....
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Swiss put security ahead of freedom, survey finds

Swissinfo 21 Jun 2022
The latest edition of the annual report by the military academy and Center for Security Studies at ETH Zurich found citizens’ trust towards authorities and institutions unchanged compared with the previous year.
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Mountains, lakes, trains and villages: Switzerland has it all. And then there's the chocolate

Finger Lakes Times 20 Jun 2022
A few weeks before Swiss Air flew me to Zurich, I read that Switzerland had been anointed "fourth happiest country in the world" by the World Happiness Report ... Then you can go up a winding street to the Kunsthaus Zurich, where about 1,000 artworks, of their 40,000, are on permanent display.

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