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Credit Suisse explains freezing of Russian assets

One of Switzerland’s largest banks, Credit Suisse denied freezing Russian assets, explaining that it has reclassified assets of some Russian clients.  The bank said that it works with international regulators wherever it …

Swiss fans book hotel in wrong Russia's Rostov

A group of Swiss World Cup fans booked a hotel in the wrong Russian city, confusing Rostov-on-Don with Rostov Veliky, 1281 km away.  Russian media reported the fans called police when they could not find the hotel, while finding …

Rouhani to visit Switzerland and Austria in early July

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will visit Austria and Switzerland in early July as part of a campaign by Tehran to secure continued European backing for the 2015 nuclear accord. The visits were announced today by the …

Europa League round of 16 draw results

The UEFA Europa League round of 16 draw took place today at the House of European Football in Nyon, Switzerland. The draw in full was: RB Leipzig v Zenit St Petersburg Atletico Madrid v Lokomotiv Moscow …

Donald Trump in Davos for World Economic Forum

US President Donald Trump arrived Thursday in Davos, Switzerland, to attend the World Economic Forum -- the first sitting U.S. president to do so since Bill Clinton in 2000, CBS News reported.  …

Trump arrives in Switzerland

US President Donald Trump landed in Switzerland to attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, where he is expected to push his "America First" message. "Will soon be heading to Davos, Switzerland, to tell …

48t World Economic Forum opens in Davos

The 48th World Economic Forum kicks off in Davos today. It will be held amid the most impressive global economic growth over the past ten years and a positive outlook. The forum this year will be visited by a record number of political …