FP
FP
FP FP
Username
Password
FP FP

FP FP

Subscribe for free news alerts

 
FP FP

Financial Places
Financial Places
FP

International Financial Centres

FP

Switzerland

In central Europe, north of Italy, east of France, south of Germany, and west of Austria

Country Fact Sheet
Capital Bern
Surface 41,290 sq km
Currency Swiss Franc (CHF)
GDP Purchasing power parity - $309.9 billion
GDP/Capita (PPP) - $40,900
Language Official: German - French - Italian, Romansh
Religion Roman Catholic 46%, Protestant 47%, Others 7% (Other Christian denominations, Judaism, Islam)
Government

multi-party federal parliamentary democratic republic

Time Zone GMT +1 hour hours GMT
Telecom Code +41 and local 9-digit number - Zurich, 8-digit number (new numbering soon across Zurich)
Airport

Geneva International Airport (GVA/LSGG) - Zurich Unique Airport (ZRH/LSZH) - Basel/Mulhouse Airport (BSL/LFSB)

Driving On left hand side of the road, license required
Electrical 220-240 volts AC
Political Climate Stable country
Population 7581520 people
History
Local Business & Service Providers
Accommodation
» East West hotel
Automotive services
» Easy Car
Business travel
» Le Voyage
Corporate incentives
Financial services
» UBS
Financial Technology
» K360 Ltd
» Tec-Sem Group AG
Intellectual Property
» Geneva Consulting
Legal and fiduciary
» Law Firm Fischer & Partner
Lifestyle
» l'Hôtel de la Cigogne
Technology
Local Radio
» 101.8 Radio Central//[R] - Sarnen/Alpnach
» 103.3 Radio Top//[R] - Schaffhausen
» 107.6 Radio Basilisk - Basel
» 99.7 Radio GRischa//[R] - Davos/Klosters
Local Weather Forecast
» BBC Weather
» Reuters
Government Agencies
» Federal Banking Commission
» Federal Department of Finance
» Federal Finance Administration
» Federal Office for Statistics
» Swiss National Bank
» Switzerland Tourism
Bookmark and Share