SCHINDLER BECOMES GOLD MEMBERS OF THE SWISS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

11 Oct 2022

Schindler elevators, escalators, and moving walks transport more than 1.5 billion of us up and down buildings and across transportation hubs every day. Together with our customers, we help organize cities: by moving people and goods, and by connecting vertical…

VINUM ALPES BECOMES BRONZE MEMBERS OF THE SWISS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

11 Oct 2022

Vinum Alpes is an importer of wines from the Alps with a special focus on Swiss wines. The company was founded and is being run by Simon Gustafsson, who has been working in Switzerland as a sommelier at acclaimed The…

ADECCO BECOMES GOLD MEMBERS OF THE SWISS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

03 Oct 2022

  We are delighted to welcome Adecco Sweden AB as Gold members of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce as of 2022. “Adecco Professionals is the business area within the Adecco Group which is responsible for Economy & Finance, Human Relations,…

Global Innovation Index 2022: Switzerland, the U.S., and Sweden lead the Global Innovation Ranking

30 Sep 2022

The report shows that research and development (R&D) and other investments that drive worldwide innovative activity continued to boom in 2021 despite the COVID-19 pandemic, but challenges are emerging in translating innovation investments into impact. The GII finds that productivity…

Switzerland claims top spot in Best Countries Report

30 Sep 2022

The overall ranking of Best Countries measure global performance on a variety of metrics. Switzerland is the best country in the world for 2022 and Sweden is in 5th place. Behind a country’s wealth and success are the policies that create…

Geneva and Zurich climb ‘world’s most liveable cities’ ranking

24 Jun 2022

The Swiss cities of Zurich and Geneva are the world’s third and sixth best cities to live in, respectively, according to an annual report from The Economist. Zurich moved up to third place – shared with Calgary, Canada – from…

Switzerland details revenue split for global corporate tax rate

24 Jun 2022

Switzerland, home to many big multinationals, has an average corporation tax rate of just under 15%, but some of its individual low-tax cantons, such as Zug, have lower rates again. Switzerland will implement from 2024 the minimum tax rate for large…

RUAG Space is now Beyond Gravity

21 Jun 2022

On May 1, RUAG Space was legally renamed Beyond Gravity. RUAG Space has been operating under the Beyond Gravity brand since March 15. Our Gold Member Beyond Gravity, based in Zurich, Switzerland, became the legal successor to RUAG Space on…

HELLO SWEDEN BECOMES BRONZE MEMBERS OF THE SWISS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

21 Jun 2022

We are delighted to welcome Hello Sweden as Bronze members of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce as of 2022. “Hello Sweden is a unique network of companies that provide support and assistance to young Swedish sports talents. We are proud…

SWITZERLAND TO JOIN UN SECURITY COUNCIL FOR THE FIRST TIME IN ITS HISTORY

21 Jun 2022

On 9 June 2022, Switzerland was elected to sit on the 15-member United Nations Security Council with 14 other nations from 2023 to 2024. The result was largely expected. Only one candidate stood for each of the five regional seats…