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29/08/2014 Number of Syrian refugees tops three million mark: UN

More than three million Syrians have fled the civil war ravaging their country to become refugees -- a million of them in the past year alone, the...

28/08/2014 WEF unveils 'crowdsourcing' push on how to run the Web

The World Economic Forum unveiled a project on Thursday aimed at connecting governments, businesses, academia, technicians and civil society...

28/08/2014 'Vital' to resume flights to Ebola-hit countries, says WHO

The World Health Organization on Thursday said it was vital that airlines resume flights to Ebola-hit west Africa, warning that suspenion of...

28/08/2014 Ebola death toll tops 1,500: WHO

The death toll from the Ebola outbreak tearing through West Africa has passed the 1,500 mark while the number of cases has soared past 3,000, the...

28/08/2014 Ebola cases could exceed 20,000 before outbreak stemmed: WHO

The World Health Organization said Thursday it aimed to reverse the spread of Ebola within three months, but warned that the caseload in West...

28/08/2014 Swiss private banks make history with results release

Swiss private banks Lombard Odier and Mirabaud on Thursday published their first results for two centuries, as the ultra-discreet sector puts its...

28/08/2014 Swiss private bank makes history with results release

Swiss private bank Lombard Odier on Thursday published its first results since its foundation over two centuries ago, as the ultra-discreet sector...

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Residence and work permits in Switzerland

Residence and work permits in Switzerland

How to apply for a residency or work permit in Switzerland for you and your family.

How to rent and buy a house in Switzerland

How to rent and buy a house in Switzerland

Information about renting property and obtaining a mortgage in Switzerland.

Switzerland's healthcare system

Switzerland's healthcare system

Information about the Swiss healthcare system, health insurance, pharmacies and emergency numbers.

Banking in Switzerland

Banking in Switzerland

Explaining Swiss currency, banknotes, credit cards and bureaux de change.