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Michael Shields

High and dry: Alpine resorts grapple with climate change

Jul 16 2019

AROSA, Switzerland The prospect of searing heatwaves driving holidaymakers to cool mountains and children asking grandparents about their memories of snow is focusing minds in Alpine ski resorts on the implications of climate change.

Swiss-EU relations risk downward spiral as bourse row flares

Jul 01 2019

ZURICH A skirmish over stock market access between Switzerland and the European Union risks escalating into a broader political battle over sovereignty that could do lasting damage to relations. | Video

RPT-Investors scramble to swerve Swiss share trading block after EU row

Jun 30 2019

LONDON/ZURICH, June 28 European stock investors and brokers are rushing to find workarounds before Swiss shares are blocked from trading on EU exchanges on Monday after a collapse in talks to resolve a dispute between Brussels and Switzerland.

Investors scramble to swerve Swiss share trading block after EU row

Jun 28 2019

LONDON/ZURICH European stock investors and brokers are rushing to find workarounds before Swiss shares are blocked from trading on EU exchanges on Monday after a collapse in talks to resolve a dispute between Brussels and Switzerland.

No breakthrough in Swiss-EU battle of the bourses

Jun 26 2019

BRUSSELS/ZURICH The European Commission and Switzerland both refused to blink on Wednesday in a standoff over a stalled partnership treaty that threatens to trigger stock trading curbs across Europe from Monday.

Explainer: Why Switzerland and the EU face a battle of the bourses

Jun 26 2019

ZURICH A row over a stalled partnership treaty between Switzerland and the European Union is about to touch off a battle over share trading rules that could cause market ructions across Europe from July 1.

Swiss-EU bourse battle breaks out over stalled treaty

Jun 21 2019

BRUSSELS/ZURICH Investors in the European Union and Switzerland will lose direct access to each others' stock exchanges from July 1 in an escalating row over a stalled partnership treaty.

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