The thirteenth Ordinary Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organization (WTO) will take place in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, from 26 to 29 February. State Secretary Budliger Artieda will ...
Neuchâtel, 23.02.2024 - In the 4th quarter 2023, total employment (number of jobs) in Switzerland rose by 1.7% in comparison with the same quarter a y ...
In the 4th quarter 2023, the number of people in employment in Switzerland rose by 2.2% compared with the same quarter of the previous year. During the same period, the unemployment rate as defined by ...
In 2023, the Swiss hotel sector recorded well over 40 million overnight stays (41.8 million), a level never achieved before. This was an increase of 9.2% (+3.5 million) compared with 2022. With a ...
Despite its research topic, this could well be the motto of the Graphene Flagship, which was launched in 2013: With an overall budget of one billion Euros, it was Europe's largest research initiative ...
Bern, 23.02.2024 - At its meeting on 21 February 2024, the Federal Council took note of the report of the Control Committee of the Council of States (CC-S) dated 14 November 2023 and the underlying ...
Bern, 20.02.2024 - Federal Councillor Ignazio Cassis, the head of the FDFA, will address the United Nations in New York on 22 and 23 Februar ...
The new free trade agreement with Moldova is modern and far-reaching. It is consistent with EFTA's more recent free trade agreements with third countries and covers a broad range of sectors. It ...
Bern, 21.02.2024 - Switzerland is to ban Hamas. The Federal Council decided at its meeting on 21 February to open the consultation on the necessary legal basis. The ban will also include Hamas cover ...
Bern, 23.02.2024 - The OECD Skills Summit, Skills for the Future, was held on 21 and 22 February in Brussels. Education delegations from around 40 countries came together at the event to discuss how ...
Researchers at Empa and Forschungszentrum Jülich in Germany have now found evidence that the interplay between electric and magnetic fields could be at the origin of this phenomenon. The so-called ...
This was the backdrop for the fourth Romansh Language Week at the Swiss Centre of Milan. The initiative aims to highlight the richness of multilingual Switzerland abroad, starting this year in the ...