A design for a “forested” 35-storey apartment and office tower covered with trees and shrubbery on terraces at every level has been selected for a suburb west of Lausanne, following a competition.
Packaging giant Tetra Pak is planning to close its only production plant in Switzerland next year, which would result in the loss of 123 jobs.
Swiss banking giant UBS said on Tuesday that its third quarter net profit nearly tripled, beating analyst expectations, even as it acknowledged it too had been questioned over a Fifa corruption scandal.
Switzerland continues to fall behind other countries in the world for English proficiency, according to a new study of 70 nations by Education First (EF), an international language training company.
Swiss banking giant UBS said Tuesday that it too had been questioned over links with Fifa, after Credit Suisse acknowledged last week it was being probed in the massive corruption scandal rocking football's Zurich-based governing body.
Despite changes in policy, Switzerland is the least financially transparent country in the world, the UK-based Tax Justice Network says in an annual report.