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.
Carnival time is upon us already. With festivities already kicking off around the country, we take a look at the top locations to let your hair down Swiss-style over the coming weeks.
The Local. Monday, 18 Feb 2019 20:40:11 +0100.
Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland held off 10th-seeded Canadian Denis Shapovalov on Friday to win 6-4, 7-6 (4) and advance to the semifinals of the ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament.
Reuters. Friday, 15 Feb 2019 23:06:52 -0500.
LONDON (BLOOMBERG) - The UK has reached an agreement with Switzerland that will allow it to continue trade without any additional tariffs after it leaves the European Union.
Straits Times. Monday, 11 Feb 2019 10:34:27 +0800.
Japan’s Sumina Sasaki won third prize Saturday at this year’s Prix de Lausanne, a prestigious international competition for young ballet dancers.Two other Japanese, Yu Wakizuka ...
Japan Times. Sunday, 10 Feb 2019 16:13:41 +0900.
LAUSANNE - Le Berceau des Sens has become the first educational restaurant in Switzerland to receive a Michelin star. The Michelin Guide has awarded a star to Berceau des Sens, the educational restaurant of Ecole hoteliere de Lausanne. ...
Hsyndicate. Wednesday, 06 Feb 2019 12:35:34 +0200.
The 224-room hotel is part of an extensive transformation that seeks to build on Andermatt's growing status as a year-round destination.
Jena Tesse Fox. Hotel Management. Tuesday, 29 Jan 2019 18:50:48 +0000.
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