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New mad cow disease case detected

 

A new case of BSE has been detected in the Canton of St. Gallen, the first in five years.

 

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No asylum flood after Arab Spring

 

The recent uprisings that have swept north African countries have not resulted in increased immigration pressure, according to new figures.

 

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Glencore sets share price in bumper IPO

Swiss-based commodities giant Glencore has set a price for its dual initial public offering in Hong Kong and London, which will be the world's biggest so far this year, a report said on Wednesday.

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Actelion to appeal damages order

Swiss biotechnology group Actelion said Wednesday that it would appeal against $547 million in damages awarded by a California court to Japanese company Asahi Kasei Pharma.