The Swiss Football Association (ASF) on Friday docked FC Sion 36 points as punishment for breaching player recruitment rules.
Financial experts are forecasting a difficult year for Switzerland, with growth remaining sluggish, consumer prices dropping, and the performance of the economy largely dependent on international trends.
The number of triplets born in Switzerland has risen by 40 percent in the last 20 years, new figures show.
Workers and government officials raised concern on Thursday over the future of five oil refineries owned by Swiss firm Petroplus, currently seeking to restore $1 billion in frozen credit lines.
Swiss club FC Sion revealed on Thursday that they have launched a legal action in Zurich against FIFA as their off-field battle with world football's governing body continues.