Swiss daredevil Remo Läng flew 26 kilometres over the Alps in a wing-suit on Saturday, completing his vertiginous journey in just seven minutes.
Swatch, a leading watchmaker, said on Monday that a lawsuit by US jeweller Tiffany had no legal basis and that it would contest the action in a battle between the luxury product groups.
The Swiss central bank is in the spotlight for the second time in three months over alleged currency trading by a key official during sensitive times for policy over the Swiss franc.
The canton of Appenzell Ausserrhoden decided on Sunday to abolish lump-sum tax arrangements for wealthy foreigners.
Voters in Solothurn, north-western Switzerland, voted on Sunday for an amendment to the law requiring police and judicial officers to record the nationalities of offenders and suspects.
In future, only 20 percent of residences in any one community in Switzerland can be used as second homes, voters decided on Sunday.