Strong franc prompts unemployment fears

Strong franc prompts unemployment fears

A leading Swiss official has expressed fears that companies will begin massive lay-offs and relocate production to more competitive countries unless the country's soaring currency can be reeled back in.

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Swiss employers want to extend working hours

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No price cuts on imports despite strong franc

Swiss fashion chain to pay HQ staff in euros

Swiss fashion chain to pay HQ staff in euros

Franc at lowest euro level since February

Franc at lowest euro level since February

Negative rates a hurdle for banks: UBS chair

Negative rates a hurdle for banks: UBS chair

Swiss to avoid recession this year: Credit Suisse

Swiss to avoid recession this year: Credit Suisse

Town employees’ work week upped in ‘solidarity’

Town employees’ work week upped in ‘solidarity’

Soaring franc causes queues at FX counters

Soaring franc causes queues at FX counters

Croatian banks told to rejig Swiss-franc loans

Croatian banks told to rejig Swiss-franc loans

SNB continues fight against strong franc

SNB continues fight against strong franc

Italian stalemate pushes up franc against euro

Italian stalemate pushes up franc against euro

Swiss exports benefit from franc’s dip

Swiss exports benefit from franc’s dip

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Swiss central bank to post lower profits

Swiss franc could fall further, analysts say

Swiss franc could fall further, analysts say

Swiss central bank triples profits

Swiss central bank triples profits

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Faulty paper blamed for new banknote delay

Negative rates mulled to lower Swiss franc

Negative rates mulled to lower Swiss franc

Swiss media call for SNB chief’s resignation

Swiss media call for SNB chief’s resignation

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Swiss government delays action over strong franc

French towns trapped by Swiss franc rise

French towns trapped by Swiss franc rise

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Swiss politicians back move to stabilize franc

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Franc peg irks Norway and Canada

Fribourg booming despite Swiss franc woes

Fribourg booming despite Swiss franc woes

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Swiss pass Norway to become world’s richest

British skiers warned off Switzerland

British skiers warned off Switzerland

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Consumer watchdog in price protection probe

Swiss economy hits the brakes

Swiss economy hits the brakes

New figures confirm Swiss jobless fears

New figures confirm Swiss jobless fears

Swiss face new year of economic uncertainty

Swiss face new year of economic uncertainty

Swiss retail giants call for weaker franc

Swiss retail giants call for weaker franc

Swiss top Big Mac index with ‘meaty’ franc

Swiss top Big Mac index with ‘meaty’ franc

Swiss central bank stays firm on currency cap

Swiss central bank stays firm on currency cap

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Euro drops below 1.20 Swiss franc floor