Switzerland tries to overcome shortage of computer technology experts

Swiss companies suffer from a shortage of about 7,000 computer specialists a year. The government has now launched a pilot project in seven cities to give apprentices and women a sound computer background before they start to work in a company.

This content was published on October 5, 1999 - 08:32
In compliance with the JTI standards

In compliance with the JTI standards

More: SWI certified by the Journalism Trust Initiative

Contributions under this article have been turned off. You can find an overview of ongoing debates with our journalists here. Please join us!

If you want to start a conversation about a topic raised in this article or want to report factual errors, email us at

Share this story

Change your password

Do you really want to delete your profile?