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Swiss protestors to hold anti-Wall Street demo

Demonstrators are expected to gather on Saturday in the Swiss cities of Zurich, Geneva and Basel for protests modelled after the anti-Wall Street marches against US authorities and the banking industry.

Make the most of your Swiss residence permit: invest in property
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Make the most of your Swiss residence permit: invest in property

Your Swiss residence permit doesn’t only give you the right to live in Switzerland - it also gives you the chance to buy investment properties usually unavailable to foreigners. 

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Passive lover cleared over Geneva drowning

A Swiss court has cleared a man of wrongdoing after he failed to jump into the water to save his date from drowning in Lake Geneva.

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European arrivals swell Swiss population stats

The number of foreigners living in Switzerland rose 2.9 percent in August compared to a year ago, with the rise driven by arrivals from European countries.

Switzerland set to get tough on hooligans

Switzerland set to get tough on hooligans

Swiss authorities are preparing to implement tough measures to prevent violence among hooligans from rival football teams.

Swiss banks urged to beef up ahead of crisis

Swiss banks urged to beef up ahead of crisis

Swiss financial authorities have urged bank giants UBS and Credit Suisse to quickly improve the quality of their equity capital as fears mount that the Greek debt crisis will spread across the banking sector.

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Swiss girls’ mum to set up missing child group

A Swiss woman whose twin daughters went missing in January and remain untraced, plans to launch a foundation for missing children, a newspaper reported on Saturday.