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Switzerland backtracks on mandatory quarantines for some foreign visitors.

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Switzerland on Saturday dialed back pandemic travel rules announced just a week ago, removing the obligation for some foreign visitors to quarantine for 10 days upon arrival, a requirement that created havoc in the country’s crucial tourism industry.......

Switzerland adds Britain, Netherlands, three others to quarantine list

Reuters
ZURICH, Nov 27 (Reuters) – Switzerland on Saturday widened quarantine requirements to stem the spread of the new Omicron coronavirus variant to travellers arriving from Britain, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, Egypt and Malawi, where cases have been detected, its health ministry said. On Friday, Switzerland banned direct flights from......

Italy drops to World Cup qualifying playoff; Switzerland clinches

Sports Illustrated
Italy was dealt a major blow to its World Cup qualifying hopes just four months after being crowned European champion.  Northern Ireland held Italy to a scoreless draw, while Switzerland beat Bulgaria 4–0 in a simultaneous group finale to leapfrog the Azzurri for a first-place group finish and ensure that......

Why Switzerland is the top location for expats

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Honor Jackson, a 29-year-old doctoral assistant at the University of Neuchatel, has lived in Switzerland since 2018. Honor Jackson Stunning scenery and high quality education are just a couple of reasons why expats enjoy living in Switzerland. The findings of......

Wealth management boom helps UBS report $2.3 billion profit, beating estimates

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here UBS has beaten analyst expectations in the third quarter as its wealth management division continued to outperform. The Swiss bank on Tuesday reported net profit attributable to shareholders of $2.3 billion for the period, up from $2 billion in the......

Marketmind: Final Quarter Blues | Reuters

Reuters
A look at the day ahead from Saikat Chatterjee. FILE PHOTO: Trucks park at the highway A2 parking near Warsaw, Poland, September 28, 2021. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel World stocks are set for their third biggest weekly drop this year as supply chain disruptions sweeping across the global economy raise the ugly......

These companies are sucking carbon out of the atmosphere — and investors are piling in

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The race to reduce carbon emissions is heating up, much like the planet itself is. But reducing emissions alone will not be enough to stop what’s happening. It is not even enough to reach the goal of the Paris climate......

ATP roundup: No. 2 Roberto Bautista Agut upset in Switzerland

Reuters
2021-07-22 07:55:22 GMT+00:00 – Arthur Rinderknech upset second-seeded Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain 6-2, 6-4 at the Swiss Open Gstaad on Wednesday. The Frenchman advanced to the quarterfinals in one hour, 34 minutes on the strength of eight aces and a first-serve winning percentage of 79 percent. In defeating Bautista......

Mancini’s redemption: From superstitions, spats and meatball madness at City, to success with Italy

ESPN
For Roberto Mancini, the road to redemption is promising to end where it all began. If Italy beat England in the Euro 2020 final on Sunday, the Azzurri coach will experience the highlight of his managerial career on the same touchline as he endured his nadir. In May 2013, Mancini......

Spain, Switzerland and the Two Sides of Penalty Kick Emotion

Sports Illustrated
SI – For more and to sign up click here Jonathan Wilson You’ll forgive Spain and Switzerland for running out of their precision, dynamism and thrills after using up so much in the round of 16 at Euro 2020. In their quarterfinal Friday, Spain progressed and will face Belgium or......

Petition for France-Switzerland replay gets over 250,000 signatures

ESPN
An online petition calling for the epic Euro 2020 round-of-16 clash between France and Switzerland to be replayed has been signed by more than a quarter of a million people online. The petition was posted on French website Les Lignes Bougent by an aggrieved fan of Les Bleus, who was......

Spain should beat Switzerland… but not if they go to penalties

ESPN
Perhaps you consider the idea ridiculous. Spain, admittedly, have just scored 10 times split evenly across their past two matches — no team has ever done that in the history of the European Championship. La Roja have only twice scored more goals at any tournament than the 11 they’ve smashed......

Credit Suisse CEO says sustainable investing no longer means lower returns

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Mischa Keijser | Cultura | Getty Images The CEO of banking giant Credit Suisse told CNBC that the coronavirus pandemic had “substantially accelerated the trend towards ESG and sustainability” and sought to highlight the investment opportunity within the overall space.......

France, Switzerland Trade Momentum Swings in Euro Thriller

Sports Illustrated
SI – For more and to sign up click here Andrew Gastelum On the heels of a Spain-Croatia game that featured a colossal own goal, a late blown two-goal lead and a 5-3 final scoreline, France and Switzerland may have managed to top it. Down 1-0 and with Switzerland lining......

Turkey need a miracle against Switzerland, coach says

Reuters
BAKU, June 19 (Reuters) – Turkey are hoping for a miracle in their final group game at Euro 2020, against Switzerland on Sunday, after losing their first two matches without scoring, coach Senol Gunes said. “We are struggling to achieve a miracle now, and it is with a heavy heart......

Spain’s BBVA opens Bitcoin trading service to clients in Switzerland

Reuters
The logo for Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (BBVA) is seen at the SIBOS banking and financial conference in Toronto, Ontario, Canada October 19, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Helgren/File Photo MADRID, June 18 (Reuters) – Spain’s BBVA (BBVA.MC) said on Friday said it was launching a bitcoin trading service for private banking......

Switzerland Finds Liberian Rebel Leader Guilty of Wartime Atrocities

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here GENEVA — A former Liberian warlord was found guilty of war crimes including murder, cannibalism and the use of child soldiers in Switzerland’s criminal court on Friday — the first conviction specifically for atrocities in Liberia’s back-to-back civil......

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