Swiss government warns voters against cancelling EU free-movement pact

By |februar 11th, 2020|anti-immigration, EU-Switzerland relations, free movement of people, News, Schengen, Swiss referendum, Switzerland|

The Swiss government on Tuesday (11 February) urged voters to reject a referendum push by the right-wing Swiss People's Party to end an accord with the European Union on the free movement of citizens.

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Swiss to vote again on EU migrant curbs

By |januar 16th, 2020|anti-immigration, News, Swiss referendum, Switzerland|

The Swiss will in May vote on a proposal that could dramatically limit immigration from the EU, six years after a similar referendum nearly destroyed relations with the bloc.

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Swiss oppose ‘Brexit moment’ in EU relations: poll

By |januar 6th, 2020|EU-Switzerland Agreement, EU-Switzerland relations, News, Switzerland|

Most Swiss oppose a referendum campaign launched by the far-right to end the free movement of citizens from the European Union, according to a poll published on Sunday (5 January).

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Why Brussels shouldn’t be scared of Singapore-on-Thames

By |november 19th, 2019|Brexit, News, post-Brexit trade, Switzerland|

Boris Johnson wants to turn the UK into a low-tax, lean-regulation paradise attracting business from the continent. The plan won’t work, writes Joseph de Weck.

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 Swiss politics goes Green with a capital G

By |oktober 25th, 2019|EU-Switzerland Agreement, News, populism, Switzerland|

The surge in support for Green parties in the Swiss elections suggests that the Alpine country is shying away from right-wing populism and euroscepticism, writes Denis MacShane. Denis MacShane is a former Minister of Europe. He is a member of...

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Switzerland pledges to go climate neutral by 2050

By |avgust 29th, 2019|News, Switzerland|

The Swiss government announced on Wednesday (28 August) that it will cut its greenhouse gas emissions to a net-zero level by 2050, taking heed of a landmark UN report on climate change.

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Two-thirds of Swiss companies want treaty with EU

By |maj 29th, 2019|EU-Switzerland Agreement, News, Switzerland|

Two out of three Swiss companies want Switzerland to sign a draft treaty negotiated with the European Union, a poll for business lobby Economiesuisse found, highlighting the country's political divide over its biggest foreign policy decision.

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Strong Swiss gun culture faces EU pressure

By |april 3rd, 2019|firearms, Firearms Directive, News, Schengen, Swiss People's Party, Swiss referendum, Switzerland|

Switzerland, where gun culture has deep roots, has managed to avoid the charged national debates over firearm ownership that have consumed other countries.

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Kazakh Minister: Growing interest for next round of Astana talks

By |marec 15th, 2019|Angela Merkel, Astana process, Emmanuel Macron, Federica Mogherini, Iran, Kazakhstan, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Russia, Switzerland, Syrian war, Turkey, United States|

The next round of talks under the so-called Astana Process will take place next month, and there is a growing international interest for this forum, First Deputy of the Foreign Minister of Kazakhstan Mukhtar Tileuberdi told EURACTIV in an exclusive int...

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Britain and Switzerland to sign post-Brexit trade agreement

By |februar 11th, 2019|Brexit, free trade agreement, Liam Fox, News, Switzerland|

Britain and Switzerland will sign an agreement on Monday (11 February) to continue trading on preferential terms after Brexit, the British trade department said, protecting a trade relationship worth 32 billion pounds (€36.5 billion).

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