Blatter facing renewed scrutiny amid Fifa turmoil

Blatter facing renewed scrutiny amid Fifa turmoil

A series of dramatic announcements at the Zurich-based Fifa, the world football governing body, are putting the organisation’s embattled Swiss head back into the media spotlight, although he will face no official probe.

 

 

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New rules ‘don’t threaten Swiss banks’

The vice president of the Swiss National Bank defended on Saturday tough new regulatory measures, saying they do not pose a threat to Swiss banks' competitiveness.