Swiss assets

Switzerland is a known destination for money from all over the world due to its strict banking secrecy laws and low financial risk. Now an extraordinary leak of data from Credit Suisse, Switzerland’s second-largest lender, has exposed how the bank

Pakistan has higher tourism potential than Switzerland: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said clean and green Pakistan is our vision and the government is taking bold steps for climate protection to secure our future. Addressing to Tiger Force volunteers during his visit to Naran, the prime

Swiss voters narrowly approve ‘burqa ban’

GENEVA: Swiss voters narrowly backed a ban on full face coverings in public places in a decision branded as discriminatory by opponents. Official results showed that 51.2 percent of voters, and a clear majority of federal Switzerland’s cantons, supported the

Swiss voters to vote on ‘burqa ban’ referendum

It has been reported that a face veil will likely be banned in Switzerland. A poll which was shared by the Swiss Broadcasting Corporation stated 49 percent of people are in favour of the ban while 47 percent rejected it.

Trump to attend World Economic Forum summit in Davos

WASHINGTON: United States President Donald Trump will attend the annual World Economic Forum (WEF) in Switzerland from 21st to 22nd January. The annual World Economic Forum, held in the popular ski resort of Davos, attracts wealthy, high-profile business and political

PM arrives in Switzerland to attend Global Refugee Forum session

GENEVA: Prime Minister Imran Khan has arrived in Switzerland to attend the two-day session of the Global Refugee Forum. It is a two-day session with the collaboration of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the Swiss government.

PM to visit Bahrain, Malaysia, and Switzerland in December

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has planned to pay a visit to three countries in December. The prime minister will pay a visit to Bahrain, Malaysia, and Switzerland during the current month. The prime minister will leave for Bahrain on

Tax Haven galore

The EU has removed Switzerland, UAE and Mauritius from the list of countries considered as tax havens, once again, giving a clean-sheet to the elite who have used these financial centres to launder their wealth. The bloc had set up

EU removes UAE, Switzerland, Mauritius from tax haven lists

BRUSSELS: European Union finance ministers agreed to remove the United Arab Emirates, Switzerland and Mauritius from the bloc’s lists of countries deemed to be acting as tax havens. The 28-nation EU set up a blacklist and a gray list of

Only third party mediation can resolve Kashmir issue: FM Qureshi

GENEVA: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi told Swiss TV that Kashmir Issue can only be resolved after third party mediation. He appreciated the inclusion of the Kashmir issue in the agenda of Swiss-India meeting between Indian and Swiss leaders. Shah