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Switzerland , Thursday 22 February 2018

Beautiful Swiss mountain town backs plan to give families up to £53,000 if they move in and rescue it from the 'abyss' of population decline

Families will be paid as much as £53,000 if they move to a scenic Swiss mountain village with a declining population after residents backed the idea in a referendum. Voters in the town of Albinen, which is in the southwestern canton of Valais ...