'Mind the Gap' no-deal Brexit strategy in place for UK Swiss workers

'Mind the Gap' no-deal Brexit strategy in place for UK Swiss workers

April 18, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Switzerland and the UK have come to an agreement on how to treat workers in the case of a no-deal Brexit.
Keller-Sutter: "No-deal Brexit could threaten European safety"

Keller-Sutter: "No-deal Brexit could threaten European safety"

March 12, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
The Swiss Justice Minister is warning European security will be threatened if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.
Strong franc brings Swiss tourism down

Strong franc brings Swiss tourism down

Feb. 27, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
Although more foreign tourists are visiting Switzerland – the numbers are still massively down on 10 years ago.
Hard Brexit may limit Swiss residence permit numbers

Hard Brexit may limit Swiss residence permit numbers

Feb. 14, 2019, 10:10 a.m.
The number of British citizens allowed to work in Switzerland will be limited if the UK crashes out of the EU at the ...
Further agreements made between Switzerland and UK

Further agreements made between Switzerland and UK

Jan. 29, 2019, 9:47 a.m.
Switzerland and the UK have signed further agreements on trade which will come into force if Britain crashes out of t...
Brexit leaves Theresa May unable to attend Davos meeting

Brexit leaves Theresa May unable to attend Davos meeting

Jan. 18, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
British Prime Minister Theresa May is the latest world leader to say she won’t be attending the World Economic ...
Switzerland agrees treaties with UK in case of No-Deal Brexit

Switzerland agrees treaties with UK in case of No-Deal Brexit

Dec. 21, 2018, 9:44 a.m.
The Federal Council has agreed a series of treaties with the United Kingdom which will come into effect if the UK lea...
No-deal Brexit agreement outlined between UK and Switzerland

No-deal Brexit agreement outlined between UK and Switzerland

Dec. 17, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
The Swiss government has agreed the outlines of a trade deal with the UK to make sure the two countries can continue ...
Geneva based email servers used by Cambridge Analytica

Geneva based email servers used by Cambridge Analytica

March 23, 2018, 6:56 a.m.
A Geneva based email service, ProtonMail, is confirming its systems were used by the controversial data company, Camb...
Basel mummified body related to Boris Johnson

Basel mummified body related to Boris Johnson

Jan. 26, 2018, 7:02 a.m.
A mummified body discovered in Basel’s Barfüsser Church in 1975 has finally been identified – and th...
Swiss parliament members beat UK MPs in annual ski race

Swiss parliament members beat UK MPs in annual ski race

Jan. 8, 2018, 7:04 a.m.
Swiss parliamentarians came out top in the annual race with their UK counterparts.
Switzerland could reconsider EU payment after exchange snub

Switzerland could reconsider EU payment after exchange snub

Dec. 22, 2017, 8:53 a.m.
Switzerland may not, after all, pay CHF 1.3bn into the EU’s cohesion fund. The money was agreed when the EU&rsq...
EU's chief Brexit negotiator to examine Swiss deal

EU's chief Brexit negotiator to examine Swiss deal

Dec. 4, 2017, 6:53 a.m.
The EU’s chief Brexit negotiator is to look at the Swiss relationship with the EU to decide if it could be a mo...
British MPs take lessons from Swiss border officials

British MPs take lessons from Swiss border officials

Nov. 3, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
A British parliamentary committee has been hearing how Switzerland handles customs controls with its EU neighbours.
Swiss economy minister heads to London for Brexit talks

Swiss economy minister heads to London for Brexit talks

March 30, 2017, 9:24 a.m.
The Swiss economics minister, Johann Schneider-Ammann is travelling to London tomorrow to meet British government min...
Traders expect Stirling to remain steady against franc

Traders expect Stirling to remain steady against franc

March 30, 2017, 9:20 a.m.
Foreign exchange analysts say they don’t expect any major changes to the pound/Swiss franc in the next two year...
UK citizens in Europe worried about Brexit

UK citizens in Europe worried about Brexit

Feb. 16, 2017, 9:43 a.m.
British citizens living in the EU and Switzerland fear for their future after Brexit. Currently all Brits are living ...
Credit Suisse report cites UK wealth downgrade after Brexit vote

Credit Suisse report cites UK wealth downgrade after Brexit vote

Nov. 23, 2016, 10:16 a.m.
A new report by Credit Suisse has put the cost of Brexit to UK households at $1.5 trillion (£1.2 trillion.) ...
Voters believe Switzerland better off post Brexit

Voters believe Switzerland better off post Brexit

Aug. 22, 2016, 9:03 a.m.
A new survey suggests Swiss voters believe the decision by the UK to leave the EU will strengthen Switzerland's posit...
Swiss and British governments to discuss post-Brexit ties

Swiss and British governments to discuss post-Brexit ties

Aug. 18, 2016, 7:43 a.m.
Representatives of the Swiss and British governments are gearing up to discuss the countries' post-Brexit ties. ...
Swiss and EU talks over immigration on hold for the summer

Swiss and EU talks over immigration on hold for the summer

Aug. 3, 2016, 9:45 a.m.
Summer talks between the EU and Switzerland over immigration have ended without a solution to the deadlock. Discussi...
SNB president says there is still room for expansion, despite strong franc

SNB president says there is still room for expansion, despite strong franc

Aug. 2, 2016, 9:37 a.m.
The Swiss National Bank is still fighting the strength of the franc following the Brexit vote - but the head of the c...
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