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Bank holds interest rate and growth forecast

The Swiss central bank kept its key interest rate and 2011 growth forecast unchanged on Thursday, but warned that "downside risks predominate."

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Tough new rules for big Swiss banks

Swiss legislators have moved to drastically toughen capital requirements on big banks Credit Suisse and UBS amid concerns their failure in a crisis could drag down the Alpine country's economy.

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Swiss to crack down on speeding drivers

 

A Swiss organisation has collected enough signatures to force a vote to crack down on speeding drivers.

 

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Cross-border car thief nailed for customs fee

 

A Polish man who stole a luxury car in Switzerland and was arrested in Germany was handed a hefty customs fine.