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News Switzerland: Flow of undocumented migrants to Switzerland shrinks in 2017

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/22/flow-undocumented-migrants-to-switzerland-shrinks-in-2017.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

GENEVA – Swiss customs authorities say the number of undocumented migrants who entered Switzerland last year shrank nearly by half compared to a record influx in 2016. The Federal Customs Administration says border guards found 27,300 people on illegal ...

News Switzerland: Switzerland's Gisin beats Shiffrin to take combined gold

News channel or source: http://www.unionleader.com/article/20180222/SPORTS26/180229718/-1/services
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Silver medalist Mikaela Shiffrin of the U.S., gold medalist Michelle Gisin of Switzerland and bronze medalist Wendy Holdener of Switzerland celebrate during the victory ceremony. (REUTERS/Toby Melville) PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - Switzerland's Michelle ...

News Switzerland: USA’s Shiffrin takes silver in women’s Alpine combined behind Switzerland’s Gisin

News channel or source: https://www.newsday.com/sports/olympics/shiffrin-vonn-gisin-alpine-combined-1.16909564
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

JEONGSEON, South Korea — Michelle Gisin’s downhill crash left her with a headache and a little bit of self-doubt. Enter big sister Dominique, who spent the night with the Swiss skier, answering all her phone calls, tucking her into bed and quelling any ...

News Switzerland: Switzerland defeats Great Britain 9-5

News channel or source: http://wwlp.com/2018/02/21/switzerland-defeats-great-britain-9-5/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

It was an extremely close match throughout as Switzerland and Great Britain went head to head in the men’s tie breaker game. It all came down to final stone in the ninth end. Switzerland’s Benoit Schwarz threw and all he could do was hope for the best.

News Switzerland: Michelle Gisin of Switzerland wins Olympic gold in women's combined; Mikaela Shiffrin gets silver; Vonn skis out

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/michelle-gisin-switzerland-wins-olympic-gold-womens-combined-063644382--spt.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) -- Michelle Gisin of Switzerland wins Olympic gold in women's combined; Mikaela Shiffrin gets silver; Vonn skis out.

News Switzerland: Switzerland imposes sanctions on allies of Congo's Kabila

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/topNews/idAFKCN1G60SB-OZATP
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Switzerland imposed sanctions including asset freezes and travel bans on 14 allies of Democratic Republic of Congo’s President Joseph Kabila on Wednesday amid a worsening political crisis linked to his refusal to step down. Congolese ...

News Switzerland: Stats: U.S. Travel to Switzerland Up 12.1%

News channel or source: https://www.travelagentcentral.com/destinations/stats-u-s-travel-to-switzerland-up-12-1
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Switzerland posted big gains with U.S. travelers in 2017. The country cracked the two million ceiling on American tourists, according to new tourism data from the Swiss Federal Office of Statistics and Switzerland Tourism, with U.S. arrivals and overnights ...

News Switzerland: Olympics live stream: Watch men’s curling bronze medal Canada vs. Switzerland online

News channel or source: https://fansided.com/2018/02/22/olympic-curling-mens-bronze-medal-canada-switzerland-live-stream-watch-online/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Olympic curling is rolling along with the bronze medal match of the men’s tourney late in the night between Canada and Switzerland. One of the most exciting sports, depending on who you ask, in this year’s Olympic Games has been curling. The ice-based ...

News Switzerland: Switzerland’s Gisin collects women’s Alpine combined gold

News channel or source: https://www.olympic.org/news/switzerland-s-gisin-collects-women-s-alpine-combined-gold
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Michelle Gisin of Switzerland overcame a strong field at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre on Thursday 22 February to win the women’s Alpine skiing combined competition at PyeongChang 2018. A silver medallist in the event at the 2017 World Championships, Gisin ...

News Switzerland: Will Switzerland Save Cryptocurrencies?

News channel or source: https://www.fxempire.com/news/article/will-switzerland-save-cryptocurrencies-477300
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Of all the places in the world to hold assets – one of the first, if not the first, to come to mind is Switzerland. Neutral, fairly isolated, rich, discreet, and conservative – it has long been the first choice for anyone wanting to secrete any kind of ...