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…

PRESS RELEASE – ANNE BRENNWALD, NEW MANAGING DIRECTOR OF THE SWISS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

17 Mar 2022

Press Release Anne Brennwald, New Managing Director of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce Stockholm, 31 January 2022. We are thrilled to announce that Anne Brennwald has been appointed as the new managing director for the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in…

Welcome to our new Chairman and Board Directors

17 Mar 2022

Following the Annual General Meeting on 17 March 2022, we are pleased to announce the following changes to the board of directors. Helgi Ingólfsson is elected new Chairman of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce as of March 2022. He is…

ABB BECOME PATRON MEMBERS OF THE SWISS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

17 Mar 2022

We are delighted to welcome ABB as Patron members of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce as of 2022. ABB is a leading global technology company that energizes the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future….

Kuehne+Nagel become Patron members of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce

09 Mar 2022

We are delighted to welcome Kuehne+Nagel AB as Patron members of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce as of 2022. With more than 76,000 employees at nearly 1,400 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne+Nagel Group is one of the world’s…

Kara Brotemarkle, new General Manager Roche Sweden

01 Dec 2021

We are delighted to welcome Kara to Sweden as the new General Manager for Roche in Sweden. Hej! I am very excited to be joining Roche Pharmaceuticals in Sweden following the role as the General Manager for Roche in the…