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Coronavirus: Swiss government declares “extraordinary situation”
In order to slow down the infection rate, Switzerland is in a lock down mode with heavy effects on business and the daily life of all citizens.
Digitalisation: A distorted picture of Swiss labour market dynamics
The fear of unemployment caused by digitalisation is constantly increasing – at the same time, job cuts are being more than offset by the creation...
Coronavirus: its impact on Swiss companies
The Coronavirus COVID-19 is spreading in Switzerland. economiesuisse wants to understand how the virus will affect the economy and has asked...
Popular initiative threatens successful bilateral path
Even though the bilateral agreements between Switzerland and the EU are highly beneficial, they are constantly at stake.
Institutional Agreement for Swiss-EU Relations
An assessment of the Institutional Framework Agreement and what it means for the future Swiss-EU Relations
Foreign investment control: a self-defeating policy objective
Governmental supervision for foreign direct investments would be counter-productive for Switzerland’s economic competitiveness.
Digitisation of Business – A Reality Check
A conference organized by economiesuisse and the Belgian business federation on the impact of digitization on companies, working conditions and...
Digitisation: a real threat to the future of jobs or just a distorted perception?
Robots and computers taking over the labour market is what most see when asked how modern technology will impact their jobs.
Path is cleared for successful Swiss exporters
On July 28th 2017, Switzerland and the EU updated the agreement on the mutual recognition in relation to conformity assessment. economiesuisse...
Confident Partnership with China
China is Switzerland's most important asian trading partner. Chinas president Xi Jinping met with Switzerland's business leaders. During this...