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Swissinfo
Geneva slashes corporate taxes to appease criticsof Cargill, Procter & Gamble and Caterpillar to set up offices inside Switzerla
Geneva slashes corporate taxes to appease critics
Swissinfo / Posted an hour ago
of Cargill, Procter & Gamble and Caterpillar to set up offices inside Switzerland.Row escalates After some resistance, the Swiss government in 2014 eventually agreed to EU demands to end this practice. The Swiss parliament is currently debating a... Read more
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The Telegraph
DD News marks Baloch firstleader Akbar Bugti. He first went to Afghanistan before moving to Geneva, Swit
DD News marks Baloch first
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
leader Akbar Bugti. He first went to Afghanistan before moving to Geneva, Switzerland, in 2010. He formally requested the Swiss government for political asylum in 2011 but was denied the request in January this year. In the interview, Bugti hails... Read more
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The Hill
Seven ways the Clinton Foundation failed to meet its transparency promisesto fund existing projects. Daley did, however, concede to the Globe that the f
Seven ways the Clinton Foundation failed to meet its transparency promises
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
to fund existing projects. Daley did, however, concede to the Globe that the failure to report a new donation by the Swiss government was an “oversight”. 3. The Clinton Foundation didn’t disclose a new $500,000 donation in 2010 from the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Stops Police From Prosecuting Casesgreater cooperation from all such foreign entities". Besides, Malami disclosed
Govt Stops Police From Prosecuting Cases
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
greater cooperation from all such foreign entities". Besides, Malami disclosed that FG has signed an agreement with Swiss government that will engender the repatriation of about USD321 million back to the country. "Recently, we signed MOU... Read more
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Swissinfo
Europe nudges Swiss to disclose political moneyto political parties and election campaigns. The Council of Europe’s report on
Europe nudges Swiss to disclose political money
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
to political parties and election campaigns. The Council of Europe’s report on Thursday keeps up the pressure on the Swiss government to peel back some of the secrecy surrounding political funding. Switzerland and Sweden remain the only... Read more
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Morningstar
World-Bond Funds Grapple With Japan's Negative Yieldsbelow zero. In Europe, negative-yielding debt has become more prominent as wel
World-Bond Funds Grapple With Japan's Negative Yields
Morningstar / Posted 5 days ago
below zero. In Europe, negative-yielding debt has become more prominent as well: two-, five-, and 10-year German bunds and Swiss government bonds across the maturity spectrum sport negative yields, for example. Table 1 displays Japan exposure and... Read more
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Swissinfo
International Geneva’s metamorphosis gathers pacethe International Federation of Red Cross and Red Societies is also being demol
International Geneva’s metamorphosis gathers pace
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Societies is also being demolished and a new office is planned, funded by Swiss government loans. The Tour des Feuillantines project, a tower housing international organisations and permanent... Read more
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Tax-News.com
German-Speaking Ministers Discuss TaxLiechtenstein, Luxembourg, and Switzerland have met to discuss a range of tax a
German-Speaking Ministers Discuss Tax
Tax-News.com / Posted 6 days ago
Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, and Switzerland have met to discuss a range of tax and economic issues. According to the Swiss Government, the ministers discussed the implementation of international standards for the automatic exchange of tax... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss CO2 offset system vulnerable to fraudthe independence of the auditing bodies is not guaranteed, and must be improved
Swiss CO2 offset system vulnerable to fraud
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
the independence of the auditing bodies is not guaranteed, and must be improved. The Federal Audit Office called on the Swiss government to take action, notably by sanctioning false project declarations. Swiss news agency ATS reported Tuesday... Read more
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Daily Mail
U.S. citizens warned not to travel to IranIslamic Republic of Iran and therefore cannot provide protection or routine con
U.S. citizens warned not to travel to Iran
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Islamic Republic of Iran and therefore cannot provide protection or routine consular services to U.S. citizens in Iran. The Swiss government, acting through its Embassy in Tehran, serves as protecting power for U.S. interests in Iran.The range of... Read more
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FOX News
State Department issues updated travel warning for Iranthe U.S. has "extremely limited" abilities to help any Americans in the country
State Department issues updated travel warning for Iran
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
the U.S. has "extremely limited" abilities to help any Americans in the country in case of an emergency. Currently the Swiss government, acting through its embassy in Tehran, represents U.S. interests in Iran. Last month, Iran's judiciary... Read more
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PhysOrg
Novel chemical sensor six-times faster than alternativesof funding from the European Commission's Photonics Public Private Partnership
Novel chemical sensor six-times faster than alternatives
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
of funding from the European Commission's Photonics Public Private Partnership (PPP) as well as EUR 2 million from the Swiss government. The team aims to create its supply chain to make ready-for-use sensing devices by 2020. It is one of three... Read more
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BBC News
Will the Swiss introduce limits to immigration from the EU?citizens at home. Everyone profits." Not everyone in this nation of 8 million
Will the Swiss introduce limits to immigration from the EU?
BBC News / Posted 8 days ago
citizens at home. Everyone profits." Not everyone in this nation of 8 million people is as welcoming as Mr Jenni. The Swiss government is waiting to have discussions with the European Union about limiting the flow of EU workers into... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Response From SMCU On Recent Media Allegationsof the Swiss accreditation regime. What is heartwarming about Sun's revelation
Response From SMCU On Recent Media Allegations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
of the Swiss accreditation regime. What is heartwarming about Sun's revelation is that, by his own clarification, the "Swiss government provided no options for private universities until 2015." What sun failed to do in this historical narrative... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda in Swiss Row Over Frozen Assetsto the Debt Collection and Enforcement Agency to collect Ms Kalibala's court aw
Uganda in Swiss Row Over Frozen Assets
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
to the Debt Collection and Enforcement Agency to collect Ms Kalibala's court award, which is now regarded as a debt to the Swiss government. However, diplomats at the Mission, with advice from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kampala, invoked... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Rejoinder: response from SMC on recent media allegationsof the Swiss accreditation regime. What is heartwarming about Sun’s revelation
Rejoinder: response from SMC on recent media allegations
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 8 days ago
of the Swiss accreditation regime. What is heartwarming about Sun’s revelation is that, by his own clarification, the “Swiss government provided no options for private universities until 2015.” What sun failed to do in this historical narrative... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Rejoinder: response from smcu on recent media allegationsof the Swiss accreditation regime. What is heartwarming about Sun’s revelation
Rejoinder: response from smcu on recent media allegations
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 8 days ago
of the Swiss accreditation regime. What is heartwarming about Sun’s revelation is that, by his own clarification, the “Swiss government provided no options for private universities until 2015.” What sun failed to do in this historical narrative... Read more
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Swissinfo
Meeting to address British-Swiss ties post-Brexitrelated to Britain’s exit from the European Union,” Eltschinger elaborated. Th
Meeting to address British-Swiss ties post-Brexit
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
related to Britain’s exit from the European Union,” Eltschinger elaborated. The meeting comes after preparations by the Swiss government that began in earnest the moment Britain voted to leave the EU, according to a report in the Tages-Anzeiger... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We'll Take Over Delta, Says APC Chieftainleadership qualities," noting that the extent of Nigeria's wealth looted and st
We'll Take Over Delta, Says APC Chieftain
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
leadership qualities," noting that the extent of Nigeria's wealth looted and stashed in Switzerland was "enough to run the Swiss government for about 100 years." He described President Muhammadu Buhari "as the solution to Nigeria" because of his... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Swiss reject man's US$1 million damages claim in nuclear bomb secrets casehe was helping the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency root out Khan's network. I
Swiss reject man's US$1 million damages claim in nuclear bomb secrets case
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
he was helping the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency root out Khan's network. In 2012, they reached a plea deal with the Swiss government in which they acknowledged supplying centrifuge parts and participating in Khan's smuggling ring. They were... Read more
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Daily Mail
That's handy! Clinton's top aide Huma CLEARED of ethics breachesmoney to Switzerland in connection with the Abacha regime. Under a plea deal, h
That's handy! Clinton's top aide Huma CLEARED of ethics breaches
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
money to Switzerland in connection with the Abacha regime. Under a plea deal, he agreed to pay Nigeria $66 million, and the Swiss government later expunged his conviction. According to U.S. diplomatic cables published by Wikileaks, Chagoury has... Read more
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Money Marketing Online
UK government bonds go negative for first timecent September 2019 gilt. The 4.5 per cent March 2019 gilt dropped to -0.010 pe
UK government bonds go negative for first time
Money Marketing Online / Posted 20 days ago
cent September 2019 gilt. The 4.5 per cent March 2019 gilt dropped to -0.010 per cent. Outside the UK, the entire stock of Swiss government bonds turned negative on 1 July, just one week after Brexit, when yields on the Swiss 2064 dropped below... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss Court Paves Way to Share Venezuela-Linked Data With U.S.in Manhattan, requested information on 18 Swiss banks last year to assist in hi
Swiss Court Paves Way to Share Venezuela-Linked Data With U.S.
Swissinfo / Posted 20 days ago
in Manhattan, requested information on 18 Swiss banks last year to assist in his investigation into Derwick Associates, the Swiss government said in March, some of which overlap with the eight cited by Houston prosecutors. The Swiss Justice Office... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hillary's aide Huma took orders from Clinton Foundation at State Deptmoney to Switzerland in connection with the Abacha regime. Under a plea deal, h
Hillary's aide Huma took orders from Clinton Foundation at State Dept
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
money to Switzerland in connection with the Abacha regime. Under a plea deal, he agreed to pay Nigeria $66 million, and the Swiss government later expunged his conviction. SCROLL DOWN TO READ THE SECRET EMAILS Did she break the law? New emails... Read more
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Swissinfo
The ‘harmful custom’ of forced marriagego, or after they come back. Main reasons for the increase in cases “Migration
The ‘harmful custom’ of forced marriage
Swissinfo / Posted 21 days ago
go, or after they come back. Main reasons for the increase in cases “Migration patterns are changing…the study from the Swiss government in 2012 shows that most people affected by forced marriages have a background connected to Balkan countries,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abacha Loot As Chronique ScandaleuseApril 27, 2016, however, the same President Buhari informed a bewildered nation
Abacha Loot As Chronique Scandaleuse
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
April 27, 2016, however, the same President Buhari informed a bewildered nation that Nigeria was awaiting receipt from the Swiss Government of the sum of US $320 million identified as illegally taken from Nigeria under the Abacha Government. Major... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Economic crisis linked to cancer mortality increase? An interview with Dr Mahiben Maruthappuand NHS Prevention boards. He has advised a range of organizations, from start
Economic crisis linked to cancer mortality increase? An interview with Dr Mahiben Maruthappu
News-Medical-Net / Posted 21 days ago
and NHS Prevention boards. He has advised a range of organizations, from startups to multilaterals, including the Swiss government, the Experiment Fund and the WHO. Maruthappu has a strong interest in research with over 80 peer-reviewed... Read more
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express
Switzerland being held to ransom by EU to teach Britain a lesson on Brexitgive the country access to EU markets including air and road traffic and agricu
Switzerland being held to ransom by EU to teach Britain a lesson on Brexit
express / Posted 22 days ago
give the country access to EU markets including air and road traffic and agriculture. GETTYJuncker is due to meet the Swiss Government to discuss a deal in SeptemberRelated articles Switzerland to strip jihadis of citizenship in major terror... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss rightwing takes aim at EU accordsnarrowly approved decision to curb immigration in a February 2014 initiative pu
Swiss rightwing takes aim at EU accords
Swissinfo / Posted 25 days ago
narrowly approved decision to curb immigration in a February 2014 initiative pushed by Blocher’s Swiss People’s Party. The Swiss government now faces a February 2017 deadline to determine how it will implement the will of the people. The set of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Switzerland Stands By Zimbabweopportunities for the mutual benefit of our two countries. Let me assure you of
Switzerland Stands By Zimbabwe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
opportunities for the mutual benefit of our two countries. Let me assure you of our commitment to continue engaging in fruitful dialogue with the Swiss government.," he said. The Swiss national day falls on August 1 and was founded 725 yea... Read more
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Swissinfo
Turkish attackers had Swiss-made grenadessold directly to terrorists," Paukert said. "Ruag has never delivered military
Turkish attackers had Swiss-made grenades
Swissinfo / Posted 30 days ago
sold directly to terrorists," Paukert said. "Ruag has never delivered military equipment to Syria." In recent years, the Swiss government has tightened its arms exports to the UAE and reviewed sales to other countries following an inquiry into... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Switzerland Set to Repatriate U.S $321 Million Abacha Lootdisclosure, during the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding on Mutual Legal
Switzerland Set to Repatriate U.S $321 Million Abacha Loot
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
disclosure, during the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding on Mutual Legal Assistance on criminal matters, between the Swiss government and the Federal Government of Nigeria in Abuja. The Ambassador who stated that the MoU is aimed at... Read more
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Swissinfo
UBS Sees Outflows From Emerging-Market Clients as Secrecy ErodesMexico are making similar efforts to encourage wealthy people to pay back taxes
UBS Sees Outflows From Emerging-Market Clients as Secrecy Erodes
Swissinfo / Posted a month ago
Mexico are making similar efforts to encourage wealthy people to pay back taxes or repatriate their offshore holdings. The Swiss government will start collecting data from its banks next year to share annually with other tax authorities taking part... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss to revoke citizenship of dual-national jihadistsarticle swissinfo.ch Jul 28, 2016 - 15:59 For the first time the Swiss governm
Swiss to revoke citizenship of dual-national jihadists
Swissinfo / Posted 1 months ago
article swissinfo.ch Jul 28, 2016 - 15:59 For the first time the Swiss government has defined criteria that would result in convicted criminals being stripped of their Swiss passport if they... Read more
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Daily Mirror
It's illegal to own one pet goldfish in Switzerland - for a really sad reason'social' creatures. In the sea they swim in shoals, so it makes perfect sense t
It's illegal to own one pet goldfish in Switzerland - for a really sad reason
Daily Mirror / Posted 1 months ago
'social' creatures. In the sea they swim in shoals, so it makes perfect sense that they would need companions. The Swiss government believes it is cruel to force them to live in isolation - but it doesn't just apply to fish. Read... Read more

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