Swiss central bank in swap deal with Poland

Swiss central bank in swap deal with Poland

Switzerland's national bank agreed on Monday to a deal with its Polish counterpart to cover any cash shortages in Poland as borrowers face repaying loans in expensive Swiss francs.

Switzerland is Europe’s most expensive country

Switzerland is Europe’s most expensive country

Switzerland and Norway are the most expensive countries in Europe, according to new figures from statistics office Eurostat.

Jittery Germans splurge on pricey Swiss homes

Jittery Germans splurge on pricey Swiss homes

Wealthy Germans are being pushed into panic-buying property at sky-high prices in Switzerland as fears grow for the safety of their euro assets, a newspaper reported on Sunday.

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Swiss protest against tightening of asylum law

More than 1,000 people took to the streets of the Swiss capital Bern on Saturday in a protest against restrictions in the country's asylum law.

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Swiss girls reaching puberty earlier and earlier

Swiss doctors have confirmed the trend recorded in the USA that the onset of puberty is starting earlier for girls.