The current report on the long-term sustainability of public finances in Switzerland sets out how the progressive ageing of the population will affect Switzerland’s public finances up to 2050. Aside … More Long-term outlook: How are public Swiss finances affected by COVID-19 crisis, ageing and climate change?
By guest author Rainer Klose from Swiss Empa. Together with scientists from the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI), X-ray specialists from Empa are now providing their industrial partners with access to … More Swiss Empa joins ANAXAM network: Accurate analysis of 3D-printed components
The Swiss financial centre should be a credible location worldwide for investors who want to contribute to the environment and society in a comparable and measurable manner. To this end, … More Swiss Federal Council strives to be international leader in sustainable finance with climate transparency
Over a third of all farms use digital technologies. The most popular device is the mobile phone used by 28% of all farms, whereas use of drones (2 %) and … More Digitalisation gains ground in Swiss agriculture
The G20 Italian Presidency launched the G20 Platform on SDG Localisation and Intermediary Cities (G20 PLIC) and the G20 Rome High-level Principles on City-to-City partnerships endorsed by G20 Leaders to … More G20 mandates OECD and UN-Habitat to help intermediary cities tackle climate change and achieve their SDGs
In 2019, the average Swiss household disposable income was CHF 6609 per month. A large part of this amount was used for the consumption of goods and services, namely CHF … More Around 12% of the Swiss household budget went on taxes in 2019