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New market Swiss train maker Stadler finally breaks Asian curse

The Stadler Rail company has finally managed break into the Asian market with recent deals in Indonesia and Taiwan. 

This content was published on October 16, 2019 4:58 PM

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Animal testing  Swiss pharmaceutical firm lets dogs die cruel death 

Dogs are being left to die in agony in Germany after lab testing for the Swiss pharma company Inthera Bioscience, says a report.

This content was published on October 16, 2019 11:31 AM

following william england What iconic Swiss spots looked like 150 years ago

William England's Alpine pictures, made using an innovative photographic technique, were a resounding success. Today, they're being re-created.

Cobalt Trafigura bets on Congo even as Glencore shuts mine

Trafigura is helping to finance a $450m Congolese copper and cobalt facility even as Glencore prepares to shut its mine in the country.

This content was published on October 16, 2019 10:00 AM

Flight cancellations Swiss grounds A220 fleet for engine checks

Swiss International Air Lines has grounded its fleet of 29 Airbus A220 jets to make engine checks.

This content was published on October 15, 2019 6:03 PM

Blick Switzerland’s best-selling newspaper turns 60

A "courageous and aggressive" media voice introduced itself in Switzerland on October 14, 1959.

This content was published on October 14, 2019 4:18 PM

media yearbook Tech giants and digital shifts continue to erode Swiss media

Growing media concentration, privatisation of societal debates, lost advertising revenues: this is the 2019 Quality of the Media Yearbook.

This content was published on October 14, 2019 12:00 PM

Economic development Is Geneva struggling to attract firms and staff?

Several US and Japanese multinationals have recently announced downsizing in Geneva. Is it part of a larger trend?

Companies targeted Unions urge probe on asbestos-linked deaths

Unions want a probe into company practices in relation to recent asbestos-linked deaths.

This content was published on October 12, 2019 4:38 PM

#swiss history pics Bally keeps in step with the times

A region in northern Switzerland lived and worked in harmony with the Bally shoe factory. The rest as they say is history.

Pink tax in Switzerland Skirts and tampons taxed more than menswear and Viagra

These are just two Swiss examples of the pink tax. Read on for more on why women are paying more and what’s being done about it.