Located in western Europe, France is surrounded by the Bay of Biscay, the English Channel, Great Britain, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, Andorra, and the Mediterranean Sea.
Located in central Europe, Germany is bordered by Poland and the Czech Republic to the east, by Austria and Switzerland to the south, by France, Luxembourg, Belgium and the Netherlands to the west, and by Denmark to the north.
The country of Italy is located on a boot-shaped peninsula in southern Europe. It is surrounded by France, Austria, Switzerland, Slovenia, the Adriatic Sea, and the Mediterranean Sea.
The school, part of the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne is located in Lausanne, Switzerland. It is one of the major European centers of teaching and research in information technology. The school has about 1000 students at all levels and a faculty of 40. There is also information in French about applying.
Roche was founded in 1896 in Basel, Switzerland. Its core businesses are pharmaceuticals and diagnostics. On the website, users can find out about the company, learn about specific diseases and conditions via a health kiosk, learn about Roche products, check on clinical trials, and much more.
UBS (Union Bank of Switzerland) was created in 1912 with the merger of two regional banks, and in 2000 it merged with Paine-Webber. UBS offers wealth management services, asset management, investment banking and securities services, and other complete banking services. The head offices are in Basel and Zurich, with main offices in many countries, and worldwide branches. More info on the website.
The World Economic Forum, founded in 1971 in Geneva, Switzerland, is impartial and nonprofit and is committed to improving the state of the world by engaging leaders in partnerships to shape global, regional and industry agendas. The website contains description of its initiatives, some of which include disease prevention and water treatment efforts.
The following articles provide recent Switzerland-related news.
More and more fathers of young children in Switzerland are working part time, while mothers of young children are also more active in the Swiss work force than ever before, new figures show.
The Local. Tuesday, 23 Apr 2019 19:30:43 +0200.
NYON, Switzerland (AP) - AC Milan faces another round of UEFA punishment for breaking financial fair play rules. UEFA says its independent club finance investigators have sent Milan's current file to a panel of judges. ...
Washington Times. Wednesday, 10 Apr 2019 06:43:02 -0400.
Oppo's Reno flagship phone has broken cover thanks to a launch event in China. The Oppo Reno 5G has also been previewed at a Swisscom event in Switzerland
Dan Grabham. Pocket Lint. Wednesday, 10 Apr 2019 10:25:00 +0100.
Crimefighters in Switzerland and Brazil pledged to intensify cooperation to resolve the sprawling corruption case linked to state oil firm Petrobras in which around 700 million Swiss francs ...
Reuters. Tuesday, 09 Apr 2019 05:43:44 -0400.
Swiss-Belhotel International, the global hospitality management chain, has reached another major milestone in its global expansion strategy with the signing of its inaugural property in Switzerland. ...
Hsyndicate. Wednesday, 27 Mar 2019 15:32:54 +0200.
GENEVA (DPA) - A 75-year-old woman has been detained as a suspect in Switzerland after a 7-year-old pupil was stabbed to death Thursday (March 21) on a street in Basel, a prosecution spokesman said.
Straits Times. Friday, 22 Mar 2019 06:30:29 +0800.
A 75-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of killing a seven-year-old boy in the street, police in the north-western Swiss city of Basel said.
Irish Independent. Thursday, 21 Mar 2019 17:24:07 +0000.