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Vote analysis Swiss expats buck the pension reform trend

Unlike their compatriots in Switzerland, Swiss voters who live abroad came out massively in favour of a wide-ranging pension reform.

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Old age pension reform

Vote analysis Swiss expats buck the pension reform trend

Unlike their compatriots in Switzerland, Swiss voters who live abroad came out massively in favour of a wide-ranging pension reform.

Before the vote is after the vote Why the pension reform vote is not the end of the story

A reform of the country’s old age pension scheme is an important, but only temporary decision, illustrates that direct democracy comes at a price.

Opinion Double ‘yes’ vote will secure our old age

The Pensions 2020 is a balanced package that guarantees our old-age provisions and pensions, says Barbara Gysi.

Opinion Pensions 2020 is a reform in name only

The reform of the old-age and disability pension and the professional pension is not the way to secure pensions for the future, says Petra Gössi.

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Vote September 24, 2017 Enshrining food security, from the farm to the fork

Voters will decide on an integral plan for ensuring Swiss food security. The content of the text spans the entire agricultural and food-supply chain.

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Have your say How would you vote in the Swiss referendum?

While not all of our readers have a vote for September 24, many of you still have an opinion. Tell us how you would vote if you could.

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