News Switzerland » Trade: Switzerland interested in a trade deal with Mercosur despite its own farmers
Swiss Economic Affairs Minister Johann Schneider-Ammann wants to speed up a free trade agreement between Switzerland and Mercosur, but there is concern in the agricultural sector, according to the country's media. “A free trade agreement without the ...
News Switzerland » Trade: Switzerland January trade balance CHF 1.32 bn vs CHF 2.63 bn prior
Prior CHF 2.63 bn; revised to CHF 3.37 bn Imports m/m +3.8% vs +0.6% prior; revised to +1.0% Exports m/m -5.1% vs +2.8% prior; revised to +3.3% Swiss watch exports y/y +12.6% vs +0.7% prior A major dip in exports sees trade surplus shrink, but a minor data ...
News Switzerland » Trade: The Rise of China and the Fall of the ‘Free Trade’ Myth
‘America first does not mean America alone,” President Trump declared last month at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland ... canceled the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a regional trade deal with Japan and 10 other countries.
News Switzerland » Trade: Switzerland-EU deal on the BRINK: Talks collapse threat - calls mount for REFERENDUM
There are fears the European Union wants to use the trade talks with Bern to strengthen the blocs ... on ending its agreement on the free movement of people across its borders. Switzerland is not a member of the EU but has single market access, meaning ...
News Switzerland » Trade: Switzerland: Trade & Customs 2018
We highlight 16 top-tier practitioners this year who stand out for their prowess in the field of trade and customs law. US corporate law firm SIDLEY AUSTIN boasts a strong presence in the international trade and customs arena in Switzerland. The firm ...
News Switzerland » Trade: The Latest: Olympic figure skater saves dogs from meat trade
The Olympic pairs skater rescued a puppy from the Korean dog meat trade while competing in Pyeongchang last ... The Russian native who competes for Switzerland posted pictures on Instagram on Friday of him practicing on the halfpipe at Phoenix Snow Park.
News Switzerland » Trade: Armenia-Switzerland trade turnover grew 3.6 times in 2017
PanARMENIAN.Net - Trade turnover between Armenia and Switzerland grew by 3.6 times in 2017, Armenian prime minister Karen Karapetyan said at a meeting with Dominique de Buman, President of the National Council of the Swiss Confederation on Tuesday, February 6.
News Switzerland » Trade: Here are 4 reasons to expand your business to Switzerland
One reason the alpine country is competitive is that it's internationally minded. Aside from its trade agreements with the European community, Switzerland has free trade agreements with an ever-growing number of countries all over the world. Switzerland ...
News Switzerland » Trade: Free trade agreement between UAE and Switzerland this year
Abu Dhabi: Free Trade Agreement between Switzerland and the UAE will be implemented from July this year, a visiting dignitary from Switzerland said on Thursday. Marie-Gabrielle Ineichen Fleisch, the State Secretary for Economic Affairs of Switzerland, said ...
News Switzerland » Trade: China seals first free-trade deal with Switzerland
China has signed the framework of a free-trade agreement with Switzerland, which could become Beijing's first such deal with a major Western economy. The signing ceremony took place during an official visit by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang to Switzerland.