Latest in Tag: Switzerland Highlight

Latest in Tag: Switzerland

Switzerland, Victorinox settle Swiss Army perfume dispute

Who owns the “Swiss Army” brand? According to Switzerland, its military does. After a contentious battle with Victorinox, the makers of the world-famous pocketknives, the two sides have reached an agreement.The Swiss government struck a deal with knifemaker Victorinox on Friday over the use of "Swiss Army" and "Swiss Military" branding on perfume and fragrances …

Deutsche Welle

Switzerland defends top slot as world’s most innovative economy

A fresh study looking at the innovativeness of 126 different countries sees Switzerland coming out on top again. Out of the top-25 creative pioneers, Israel, China and Iceland have the biggest upward momentum.In its annual global ranking of countries’ innovation levels, the 2018 Global Innovation Index (GII) has once again given its top slot to …

Deutsche Welle

Non-alliance policy key to Switzerland’s economic standing: Swiss ambassador

The Swiss Embassy in Egypt held an event on 28 September to celebrate Swiss National Day. Along with the media, several foreign ambassadors to Egypt attended, including Hungarian ambassador P√©ter¬†Kveck and German ambassador Julius Georg Luy. The holiday celebrates the foundation of the Swiss Confederation, which dates back to early August 1291, when the three …

Maya Nawar