Solar Impulse 2, a new single-seater solar aircraft designed to take up the challenge of the first round-the-world solar flight without any fuel in 2015, was launched today by its creators Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg.
More and more Middle East investors are turning to Switzerland for wealth management services, said a financial expert.
Crucial factors such as banking secrecy, diverse investment products and services have contributed to Switzerl
UBS raised its dividend and increased bonuses for bankers by nearly a third yesterday after the Swiss bank returned to a fourth-quarter profit, reaping benefits of a revamp of its investment banking business.
The turnaround follow
Preparations for the 51st annual congress of the International Hotel and Restaurant Association IH&RA from 10 to 12 March 2014, which will be held in Interlaken Switzerland, are in full swing.
About 300 hospitality industry le
Oil trader Vitol could move its headquarters from Geneva if Switzerland increased taxes on big commodity traders, and others would do the same, said the company's managing director.
"We could - and we wouldn't be the
Switzerland will block assets held by the toppled former presidents of Tunisia and Egypt for a further three years to give the two countries more time to investigate the origins of the money, the Swiss government said.
Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the UAE, today announced a ‘step-change in global aviation,’ with the launch of its first branded regional operation, after taking a 33.3 per cent stake in Swiss carrier Darwin Airline.
Dubai Aluminium (Dubal) and Emirates Aluminium (Emal) will showcase their product portfolios in a joint exhibition stand at a major conference to be held in Switzerland next week.
The 28th International Aluminium Conference, organ
Telecom operator Vodafone Qatar has added three new countries - France, US and Switzerland - to its Vodafone Passport service.
Postpaid customers will enjoy a standard roaming rate of QR0.75 (20 cents) per minute/SMS/MB when
Star FM, an Abu Dhabi-based radio channel, is set to participate in the International Radio Festival to be held in Switzerland from September 4 to 8.
The station will broadcast its daily morning programme ‘Sabaho’ live