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16/10/2014 Switzerland lowers growth forecasts

Switzerland has lowered its growth forecast for 2014 from 2.0 to 1.8 percent, the wealthy Alpine nation's statistics agency said.

08/10/2014 End of Swiss banking secrecy in sight by 2018

Switzerland's embattled banking secrecy could be dealt a final death blow in 2018, after the government agreed to talk with other nations on...

09/10/2014 Swiss study says Sierra Leone Ebola lockdown too short

Three-day quarantines are not enough to net all Ebola cases in a given area, Swiss scientists said this week after using genetic sequencing to map...

03/10/2014 European households richer than pre-crisis peak

A new study by Swiss bank Julius Baer shows that European households are richer than before the global financial and economic crisis battered their...

26/09/2014 Europe widens in-flight use of portable electronics

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has authorised airlines to allow passengers to use mobile electronic devices, including phones,...

24/09/2014 Adecco says weak growth hurting European hiring

The world's largest temporary work agency, Adecco, warned that economic uncertainty in Europe meant companies were hiring fewer employees.

26/09/2014 UN rights body, in split vote, calls for end to anti-gay discrimination

The UN's top human rights body called on Friday for nations to protect the rights of individuals regardless of sexual orientation, in a vote...

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