Swiss economy shrinks as Covid curbs spending

Swiss economy shrinks as Covid curbs spending

Switzerland's economy shrank in the first quarter as consumption and the service sector were badly hit by a second partial virus lockdown, the economy ministry said Tuesday.

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Why Switzerland continues to attract foreign companies despite the coronavirus pandemic

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What you need to know about Switzerland’s ‘palm oil’ referendum

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Why Switzerland’s economy is on the up despite the coronavirus pandemic

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Why the Swiss are so spooked by using debt to prop up economy

Switzerland’s economy forecast to recover ‘from summer onwards’

Switzerland’s economy forecast to recover ‘from summer onwards’

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Are companies in Switzerland in good shape to survive impact of pandemic?

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Switzerland’s economy and job market face gloomy outlook, new figures show

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Switzerland tops rankings for ability to attract most talented workers

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What does the future hold for Swiss-EU relations?

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Coronavirus: Net migration to Switzerland to fall to record lows

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Former President Maurer: ‘Switzerland can’t afford a second lockdown’

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‘Highest unemployment in decades’: How coronavirus hit the Swiss job market

Swiss food giant Nestle’s sales hit by coronavirus lockdown

Swiss food giant Nestle’s sales hit by coronavirus lockdown

Swiss pharmaceutical sales slip despite coronavirus testing blitz

Swiss pharmaceutical sales slip despite coronavirus testing blitz

Coronavirus-hit Swiss watch exports continue to plunge

Coronavirus-hit Swiss watch exports continue to plunge

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How to choose the right mobile phone plan in Switzerland

Swiss arms exports double in 2020

Swiss arms exports double in 2020

Switzerland: Worldwide Swatch sales nearly halved due to coronavirus

Switzerland: Worldwide Swatch sales nearly halved due to coronavirus

Switzerland extends coronavirus help for freelancers and self-employed

Switzerland extends coronavirus help for freelancers and self-employed

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How immigration in Switzerland benefits the country

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How the coronavirus crisis will hit Switzerland’s economy in 2020

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Why now is a good time to buy a car in Switzerland

UPDATE: Coronavirus-hit Swiss economy shrinks 2.6 percent in first quarter

UPDATE: Coronavirus-hit Swiss economy shrinks 2.6 percent in first quarter

Switzerland tops global tax haven ranking

Switzerland tops global tax haven ranking

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Swiss trade surplus rises 10.2% in October

ANALYSIS: How Switzerland’s major parties disagree on how to revive economy?

ANALYSIS: How Switzerland’s major parties disagree on how to revive economy?

Swiss economists insist country must reopen more rapidly

Swiss economists insist country must reopen more rapidly

Swiss government criticised for not doing enough to revive economy

Swiss government criticised for not doing enough to revive economy

Switzerland doubles emergency coronavirus loan fund for small businesses

Switzerland doubles emergency coronavirus loan fund for small businesses

Who can apply for coronavirus financial assistance in Switzerland?

Who can apply for coronavirus financial assistance in Switzerland?

Swiss central bank expects ‘negative’ growth for 2020


Swiss central bank expects ‘negative’ growth for 2020


EXPLAINED: Why does Switzerland want to keep the Swiss franc weak?
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EXPLAINED: Why does Switzerland want to keep the Swiss franc weak?

Why the outlook for the Swiss economy in 2020 is positive

Why the outlook for the Swiss economy in 2020 is positive

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Switzerland fourth most competitive nation in the world

Switzerland fourth most competitive nation in the world

Coffee helps Swiss food giant Nestle brew up sales growth

Coffee helps Swiss food giant Nestle brew up sales growth

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Surprise as Swiss economy stumbles in third quarter

US sues UBS, alleging fraud in financial crisis

US sues UBS, alleging fraud in financial crisis

Switzerland loses top spot as US named most competitive economy

Switzerland loses top spot as US named most competitive economy

Swiss economy predicted to grow 3% by end of year

Swiss economy predicted to grow 3% by end of year

Swiss exports hit new quarterly record

Swiss exports hit new quarterly record

Making up for lost time: Swatch announces record sales

Making up for lost time: Swatch announces record sales

Anger as Switzerland records ‘surprise’ 2.8 billion-franc budget surplus

Anger as Switzerland records ‘surprise’ 2.8 billion-franc budget surplus

Survey: Switzerland is still the ‘best country’ in the world

Survey: Switzerland is still the ‘best country’ in the world

Switzerland’s main river port in Basel to be expanded

Switzerland’s main river port in Basel to be expanded

Free movement with EU has boosted Swiss job market: report

Free movement with EU has boosted Swiss job market: report

Swiss chocolatiers vow to make industry more sustainable

Swiss chocolatiers vow to make industry more sustainable

Swiss economy shows new signs of recovery

Swiss economy shows new signs of recovery

Surprise! Switzerland STILL world’s richest country

Surprise! Switzerland STILL world’s richest country

Swiss Christmas gift budget shows economic confidence

Swiss Christmas gift budget shows economic confidence

Switzerland still world’s ‘most competitive’ nation

Switzerland still world’s ‘most competitive’ nation

Geneva’s local currency launches in Lausanne

Geneva’s local currency launches in Lausanne

Report: Swiss economy more competitive than US

Report: Swiss economy more competitive than US

Swiss economy must save billions, warns minister

Swiss economy must save billions, warns minister

Glencore announces loss of $5 billion in 2015

Glencore announces loss of $5 billion in 2015

Swiss put their hope in family and friends

Swiss put their hope in family and friends

Swiss to avoid recession this year: Credit Suisse

Swiss to avoid recession this year: Credit Suisse

Gold reserves boost Swiss national profits

Gold reserves boost Swiss national profits

Eurozone causes Swiss economic slowdown

Eurozone causes Swiss economic slowdown

Switzerland to tighten measures against Russia

Switzerland to tighten measures against Russia

Coronavirus: Switzerland sees economic resurgence despite fears of second wave

Coronavirus: Switzerland sees economic resurgence despite fears of second wave

Swiss post-Covid economic recovery ‘fourth best in the world’

Swiss post-Covid economic recovery ‘fourth best in the world’

Swiss economic growth slows and disappoints

Swiss economic growth slows and disappoints

Swiss economy grows faster than expected

Swiss economy grows faster than expected

Switzerland set to avoid recession: agency

Switzerland set to avoid recession: agency

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Swiss output down in second quarter

Switzerland forecasts 1.5 billion franc surplus

Switzerland forecasts 1.5 billion franc surplus

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Optimism dominates in Geneva

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Watches boost Swiss trade figures

Finding a job in Switzerland

Finding a job in Switzerland

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Swiss growth bounces back

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Fall in Swiss unemployment

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Zug, Zurich best for business: study

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Swiss spend more on their steak and fries

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Banks face tougher bailout rules

Switzerland scores in competitiveness rankings

Switzerland scores in competitiveness rankings

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Swiss economy exceeds expectations

Immigration helped economy  – experts

Immigration helped economy – experts

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New rules ‘don’t threaten Swiss banks’

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Swiss economy grows in first quarter

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‘No bank exodus’ after attacks on secrecy

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Strong franc causes cut in growth forecast

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Better outlook for Swiss banks

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Bank holds interest rate and growth forecast

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Vanishing Vietnam gold causes record surplus

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Super-rich foreigners face higher taxes

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Swiss central bank should curb franc’s rise: Swatch chief

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ABB wins $1 bn wind farm power link order

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Swiss central bank acts to curb franc’s rise

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Swiss jobless rate falls slightly

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Swiss government delays action over strong franc

Euro and Swiss franc approach parity

Euro and Swiss franc approach parity

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Adecco sees profits jump

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Strong franc dampens Nestlé profits

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Switzerland tops global competition stakes

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Swiss cut 2012 growth forecast to 0.9%

Swiss exports fall on franc’s strength

Swiss exports fall on franc’s strength

Swiss banks urged to beef up ahead of crisis

Swiss banks urged to beef up ahead of crisis

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Swiss pass Norway to become world’s richest

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Swiss to post budget surplus for 2011

New figures confirm Swiss jobless fears

New figures confirm Swiss jobless fears

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Export dip prompts Swiss slowdown

Switzerland may tip into recession: economist

Switzerland may tip into recession: economist

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Switzerland cuts 2012 growth forecast

Swiss face new year of economic uncertainty

Swiss face new year of economic uncertainty

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Swiss inflation falls to 0.2% in 2011

Swiss economy grew 1.9 percent last year

Swiss economy grew 1.9 percent last year

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Switzerland raises 2012 growth forecast

Austria signs Swiss tax deal

Austria signs Swiss tax deal

Switzerland pledges billions to IMF crisis fund

Switzerland pledges billions to IMF crisis fund

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Switzerland world’s third most competitive country

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Swiss benefitting from euro crisis: economists

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Swiss keep Fitch triple-A rating

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Switzerland has the ‘most resilient’ economy in the world – again

Switzerland plunges into ‘historic’ recession

Switzerland plunges into ‘historic’ recession

Coronavirus forces cancellation of Switzerland’s 600-year-old ‘open-air’ voting system

Coronavirus forces cancellation of Switzerland’s 600-year-old ‘open-air’ voting system

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‘Historic day’: How the EU agreed its €750 billion rescue plan to save shattered economies

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