News

31/Mar - Economy, SWISSCAM -
Update: Innosuisse – EMBRAPII call for proposals 2020

The funding organisations will select proposals for joint innovation projects between Brazilian and Swiss companies. New submission deadline is May 20, 2020

05/Mar - Economy -
Update: Switzerland and Brazil double taxation agreement

The Brazilian Chamber of Deputies approved on March 5 the agreement with Switzerland to eliminate double taxation of income. The document was sent to Senate

07/Dec - Economy -
Brazil Senate Committee on Foreign Relations approves open skies agreement with Switzerland

The aim of the agreement, according to the government, is to establish a legal framework for the air services operation between the two countries...

08/Oct - Economy -
Structural reform priorities for Brazil

Over the last few decades, Brazil has experienced relatively weak economic growth due to stagnant productivity.

19/Dec - Economy -
The Organisation of the Swiss Abroad (OSA) clearly says NO to the No-Billag initiative

On 4 March 2018, we will be voting on the No-Billag popular initiative.

06/Nov - Economy -
Interview about Mobility Cooperative

Carsharing in Brazil is still crawling if we compare with what already happens in Europe and the United States, for example.

13/Oct - Economy -
Lower House of the Swiss Parliament agrees to extend automatic exchange of information in tax matters with 39 countries including several South American countries (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Colombia, Mexico, Uruguay) – first exchange planned in September 2019

Switzerland will exchange information on financial accounts...

22/Jun - Economy -
New edition of the brochure «The Swiss Tax System»

The publication «The Swiss Tax System» is released for the first time in the English language. It explains the functioning of the Swiss tax system...

03/Apr - Economy -
Brazil is on the verge of a recovery

South American correspondent for the newspapers Handelsblatt, Wirtschaftswoche and Neue Zürcher Zeitung