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Irish Examiner
Bunker down: Skibb ideal ‘safe haven’ in nuclear warthe spymaster purchased the imposing 200-acre Liss Ard estate on the outskirts
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 hours ago
the spymaster purchased the imposing 200-acre Liss Ard estate on the outskirts of Skibbereen and built a bunker to house a Swiss government in exile, if a nuclear war broke out in Europe. He installed a hi-tech computer system in the building and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Stories making the Swiss Sunday papersby the Swiss foreign ministry, the relationship between the International Commi
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
by the Swiss foreign ministry, the relationship between the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and Swiss government need to be rethought. Currently, Switzerland contributes financially to the Geneva-based humanitarian aid... Read more
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The Forward
‘Anti-Semitic’ Swiss Hotel? It’s More Complicated Than You Might Think.for anti-Israel groups, reluctantly agreed to an audit following pressure by pr
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
for anti-Israel groups, reluctantly agreed to an audit following pressure by pro-Israel lawmakers.) Hotovely demanded the Swiss government publicly condemn Thomann’s actions, which she said indicated the prevalence of anti-Semitism throughout... Read more
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Swissinfo
Cabinet breaks silence on ‘Swiss spy’ arrested in Germanythese data is prohibited.Reuse article Aug 18, 2017 - 11:26 The Swiss governme
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
these data is prohibited.Reuse article Aug 18, 2017 - 11:26 The Swiss government has defended sending a spy to conduct surveillance on German tax officials, stating that it was routine... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Iran Travel Warningrelations with Iran and, therefore, cannot provide protection or routine consul
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 3 days ago
relations with Iran and, therefore, cannot provide protection or routine consular services to U.S. citizens there. The Swiss government, acting through its Embassy in Tehran, serves as the protecting power for U.S. interests in Iran. The range... Read more
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Reuters
Swiss man charged for spying in German tax evasion casestate has spent 17.9 million euros since 2010 on data that has helped it recove
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
state has spent 17.9 million euros since 2010 on data that has helped it recover nearly 7 billion in tax revenue. The Swiss government has acknowledged that police asked intelligence agency NDB in 2011 to help with an investigation related to... Read more
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dna
Swiss man charged for spying in German tax evasion casestate has spent 17.9 million euros since 2010 on data that has helped it recove
dna / Posted 4 days ago
state has spent 17.9 million euros since 2010 on data that has helped it recover nearly 7 billion in tax revenue. The Swiss government has acknowledged that police asked intelligence agency NDB in 2011 to help with an investigation related to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Switzerland's biggest party is threatening to derail India's access to black money dataexchanging information have to guarantee that the data is used solely for tax p
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
exchanging information have to guarantee that the data is used solely for tax purposes and is kept confidential. The Swiss government has been under tremendous pressure to ease rules for cases of stolen data as well. It’s no longer a secret... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
'To our Jewish guests': A Swiss hotel singles out Jewsit would have been better to address all hotel guests with the notice, and not
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
it would have been better to address all hotel guests with the notice, and not just "Jewish guests." Still, the Wiesenthal Center did not accept the excuse, demanding that the Swiss government "close hotel of hate and penalize its ma... Read more
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Business Standard India
This Swiss party could play a spoilsport in Modi govt's blackmoney huntas a national- conservative and right-wing populist political party, is in shar
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
as a national- conservative and right-wing populist political party, is in sharp contrast to the official position of the Swiss government that has cited strong Indian data protection laws for agreeing to include India among jurisdictions for the... Read more
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DW
Swiss hotel tells 'Jewish guests' to shower before swimming |and ugliest kind." Meanwhile, Israel's ambassador to Switzerland, Jacob Keidar
DW / Posted 5 days ago
and ugliest kind." Meanwhile, Israel's ambassador to Switzerland, Jacob Keidar, demanded "a formal condemnation" from the Swiss government. The Swiss foreign ministry said it had been in contact with the envoy and "outlined to him that Switzerland... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Swiss political party opposes bank info-sharing pact with India and 10 othersas a national- conservative and right-wing populist political party, is in shar
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
as a national- conservative and right-wing populist political party, is in sharp contrast to the official position of the Swiss government which has cited strong Indian data protection laws for agreeing to include India among jurisdictions for the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Swiss party opposes black money info-sharing pact with Indiaas a national-conservative and right-wing populist political party, is in sharp
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
as a national-conservative and right-wing populist political party, is in sharp contrast to the official position of the Swiss government which has cited strong Indian data protection laws for agreeing to include India among jurisdictions for the... Read more
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BBC News
Swiss hotel's signs for Jews spark row and Israeli complaintYour Say Latin America Israel has expressed anger to the Swiss government o
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
Your Say Latin America Israel has expressed anger to the Swiss government over a hotel's sign that told Jewish guests to shower before using the swimming pool. The sign in English,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ombudsman Office Suffers From Suspension of International Aidcooperation. "The implementation of the missions of the northern branch is faci
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
cooperation. "The implementation of the missions of the northern branch is facing budgetary challenges because the Swiss government, which financed it, suspended its cooperation." This interruption has also caused other problems such as... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Looking back on August 13, 2017from Seaside to Tillamook head and back. WASHINGTON, Aug. 13. – The United Sta
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
from Seaside to Tillamook head and back. WASHINGTON, Aug. 13. – The United States plans to ask Germany, through the Swiss government, what was done with the captain and four American naval gunners who were taken prisoners when a submarine... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Swiss voters will decide on paid paternity leaveleave. A petition to mandate four weeks of leave earned the required number of
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 9 days ago
leave. A petition to mandate four weeks of leave earned the required number of signatures to trigger a national vote, the Swiss government announced on Thursday. Under Swiss law, citizen initiatives that gather more than 100,000 signatures get... Read more
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FOX News
Swiss to vote on push for at least 4 weeks paternity leaveGENEVA – The Swiss government says petitioners have successfully collected enou
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
GENEVA – The Swiss government says petitioners have successfully collected enough signatures to launch a nationwide referendum that would grant new fathers at least 20 days of paid paternity leave, up from one day today. The issue strikes at the... Read more
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FOX Business
Swiss to vote on push for at least 4 weeks paternity leaveThe Swiss government says petitioners have successfully collected enough signat
FOX Business / Posted 10 days ago
The Swiss government says petitioners have successfully collected enough signatures to launch a nationwide referendum that would grant new fathers at least 20 days of paid paternity leave, up from one day today. The issue strikes at the heart of the... Read more
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FOX Business
Swiss to vote on push for at least 4 weeks paternity leaveGENEVA – The Swiss government says petitioners have successfully collected enou
FOX Business / Posted 10 days ago
GENEVA – The Swiss government says petitioners have successfully collected enough signatures to launch a nationwide referendum that would grant new fathers at least 20 days of paid paternity leave, up from one day today. Continue Reading Below The... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Swiss to vote on push for at least 4 weeks paternity leaveGENEVA (AP) - The Swiss government says petitioners have successfully collected
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
GENEVA (AP) - The Swiss government says petitioners have successfully collected enough signatures to launch a nationwide referendum that would grant new fathers at least 20 days of paid paternity leave, up from one day today. The issue strikes at... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Swiss to vote on push for at least 4 weeks paternity leaveGENEVA (AP) - The Swiss government says petitioners have successfully collected
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
GENEVA (AP) - The Swiss government says petitioners have successfully collected enough signatures to launch a nationwide referendum that would grant new fathers at least 20 days of paid paternity leave, up from one day today. The issue strikes at... Read more
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International Business Times
A university in Nigeria had to dig trenches to protect staff from Boko Haram of civilians held captive by the group. Earlier this year, a Boko Haram factio
International Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
of civilians held captive by the group. Earlier this year, a Boko Haram faction released 82 girls who had been held captive since April 2014. The release was the result of negotiations that involved several actors, including the Swiss gove... Read more
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Swissinfo
Can Swiss data help catch climate cheaters?and cooling industries, by more than ten times. By comparison, Reimann says th
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
and cooling industries, by more than ten times. By comparison, Reimann says there can be some discrepancies between Swiss government reporting and what the Jungfraujoch station finds – which need to be examined with the Federal Environment... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Can Switzerland Survive Today's Assault On Cash And Sound Money?first glance, the SNB appears to be the last of the bankers’ banks. The SNB is
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
first glance, the SNB appears to be the last of the bankers’ banks. The SNB is not powerful. It is not owned by the Swiss government. It is completely independent, as expressed in Article 6 of the National Bank Act, which explicitly... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss tighten sanctions against North KoreaThe Swiss government has followed the United Nations in extending economic sanc
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
The Swiss government has followed the United Nations in extending economic sanctions against North Korea for escalating nuclear and missile programmes. The State Secretariat for Economic Affairs on Monday said it added nine people and four... Read more
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The Economic Times
Morning update on 9 macros that may matter to youits official gazette for introduction of "automatic exchange of information rel
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
its official gazette for introduction of "automatic exchange of information relating to financial accounts with India", the Swiss government has also cited decisions by other financial centres like Liechtenstein and Bahamas to enter into similar... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Swiss banks to share info with India on suspected black money hoardersits official gazette for introduction of “automatic exchange of information rel
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
its official gazette for introduction of “automatic exchange of information relating to financial accounts with India”, the Swiss government has also cited decisions by other financial centres like Liechtenstein and Bahamas to enter into similar... Read more
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dna
Swiss banks to share data with India, praises country's data security systemits official gazette for introduction of "automatic exchange of information rel
dna / Posted 15 days ago
its official gazette for introduction of "automatic exchange of information relating to financial accounts with India", the Swiss government has also cited decisions by other financial centres like Liechtenstein and Bahamas to enter into similar... Read more
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Business Standard India
Black money: Swiss say Indian laws 'adequate' for auto-sharing banking infoofficial gazette for the introduction of "automatic exchange of information rel
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
official gazette for the introduction of "automatic exchange of information relating to financial accounts with India", the Swiss government has also cited decisions by other financial centres like Liechtenstein and Bahamas to enter into similar... Read more
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asianage
India's data security laws strong for banking info exchange: Swiss govtits official gazette for introduction of "automatic exchange of information rel
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
its official gazette for introduction of "automatic exchange of information relating to financial accounts with India", the Swiss government has also cited decisions by other financial centres like Liechtenstein and Bahamas to enter into similar... Read more
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The Economic Times
Swiss cite India's strong data security laws for auto-sharing banking infoits official gazette for introduction of "automatic exchange of information rel
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
its official gazette for introduction of "automatic exchange of information relating to financial accounts with India", the Swiss government has also cited decisions by other financial centres like Liechtenstein and Bahamas to enter into similar... Read more
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Swissinfo
The business of secrecy has become even more lucrative, says whistleblowerhow to deal with tax havens. I would say it is the only country that has challe
Swissinfo / Posted 17 days ago
how to deal with tax havens. I would say it is the only country that has challenged Switzerland seriously when they got the Swiss government to release around 5,000 UBS bank account holder names back in 2009. In my view, for the man in the street,... Read more
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Swissinfo
The man who wants to revolutionise online government servicesFichter Aug 4, 2017 - 11:00 “Civic tech” activist Daniel Gasteiger is a former
Swissinfo / Posted 17 days ago
Fichter Aug 4, 2017 - 11:00 “Civic tech” activist Daniel Gasteiger is a former investment banker who wants to digitise Swiss government. He describes himself as naïve, and this very naïveté may help him in his mission. "A journalist on a local... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss to close East European aid officesBudapest, Prague, Riga and Warsaw at the end of 2017, public broadcaster SRF ha
Swissinfo / Posted 17 days ago
Budapest, Prague, Riga and Warsaw at the end of 2017, public broadcaster SRF has revealed [link in German]. In June, the Swiss government said that it wanted to reassess the situation with the EU – negotiations with the 28-member body over... Read more
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Business Standard India
20 Indians, including politicians, movie stars have Swiss accounts: Whistleblowerhow to deal with tax havens. I would say it is the only country that has challe
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
how to deal with tax havens. I would say it is the only country that has challenged Switzerland seriously when they got the Swiss government to release around 5,000 UBS bank account holder names back in 2009. In my view, for the man in the street,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Selam TVET College Graduates 189 TraineesFood preparation, Electricity and electronics , manufacturing, furniture and se
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Food preparation, Electricity and electronics , manufacturing, furniture and secretarial science. "By the support of the Swiss government through international humanitarian organization called Woreden Dand more than 300 youth from various Wereda... Read more
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International Business Times
Boko Haram's fatal ambush destroys hope of boost to Nigeria's economy with Borno oil of civilians held captive by the group. Earlier this year, a Boko Haram factio
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
of civilians held captive by the group. Earlier this year, a Boko Haram faction released 82 girls who had been held captive since April 2014. The release was the result of negotiations that involved several actors, including the Swiss gove... Read more
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International Business Times
Suspected Boko Haram members kidnap contractors in first abduction since Borno oil discovery of civilians held captive by the group. Earlier this year, a Boko Haram factio
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
of civilians held captive by the group. Earlier this year, a Boko Haram faction released 82 girls who had been held captive since April 2014. The release was the result of negotiations that involved several actors, including the Swiss gove... Read more
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Swissinfo
New Swiss school to open in BeijingFrench as well as German. Pupils can take either a Swiss Baccalaureate (Matura)
Swissinfo / Posted 27 days ago
French as well as German. Pupils can take either a Swiss Baccalaureate (Matura) or International Baccalaureate (IB). The Swiss government provides 25-30% of the funding, and the rest comes from school fees. For the period 2016-2020, parliament... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss join in chorus of protest on Turkeyintervention by the Swiss ambassador fulfilled some of the group’s demands, but
Swissinfo / Posted 30 days ago
intervention by the Swiss ambassador fulfilled some of the group’s demands, but called for a clearer position and for the Swiss government to summon the Turkish ambassador. The Swiss section of Amnesty International welcomed the Swiss government’s... Read more
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