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Nestlé makes skincare deal with Canadian firm

Nestlé makes skincare deal with Canadian firm

Swiss giant Nestlé says it it is strengthening its hand on the specialized medical skin treatment market via a $1.4-billion cash deal with Canadian firm Valeant Pharmaceuticals International.

Court jails McDonald's gunman for 16 years

Court jails McDonald's gunman for 16 years

A 45-year-old gunman who opened fire in a McDonald's restaurant in Biel, seriously wounding two employees in November 2011, was sentenced on Wednesday by a court to a 16-year prison term.

Swiss economy stays strong in first quarter

Swiss economy stays strong in first quarter

The Swiss economy continued to show strength in the first three months of this year, growing 0.5 percent from the previous quarter, government figures released on Wednesday show.