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Switzerland falls in popularity for working expats

National News // Aug. 23, 2018

Switzerland remains one of the most popular countries to work in for expats – but the number of Swiss who would like to work elsewhere is dropping sharply.

pixabay Switzerland falls in popularity for working expats

This is according to a new study from the Boston Consulting Group.

Switzerland is the eighth most popular country to work in for expats, after the US, Canada and Germany -but has dropped three places in preference to some Asian countries.

When last asked in 2014, 77% of younger swiss said they would like to work abroad, but that’s now fallen to 60%.

Given the choice, Swiss worker would choose the US or Canada first – and then Germany.

Tags: expat, work, economy

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