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2019 financial statements

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2019 financial statements: a pleasing surplus

The federal budget ended 2019 with another high ordinary surplus of CHF 3.1 billion, versus the budgeted CHF 1.2 billion. The improvement was due in equal measure to higher receipts and lower expenditure.

Foreign trade

Chemical and pharmaceutical products bring new highs in 2019 foreign trade

Chemical and pharmaceutical products bring new highs in 2019 foreign trade

Against the background of the global  uncertainty surrounding trade disputes and the world economy, Swiss foreign trade still developed positively in 2019.

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International Tax Agreements

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Federal Council initiates consultation on Federal Act on Implementation of International Tax Agreements

During its meeting on 13 December 2019, the Federal Council initiated the consultation on the Federal Act on the Implementation of International Tax Agreements. The consultation will last until 27 March 2020.


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