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Long-term outlook

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Long-term outlook: How are public finances affected by COVID-19 crisis, ageing and climate change?

The current report on the long-term sustainability of public finances in Switzerland sets out how the progressive ageing of the population will affect Switzerland's public finances up to 2050.

FCA becomes FOCBS

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Federal Customs Administration to be renamed

The name of the Federal Customs Administration (FCA) will be changed to the Federal Office for Customs and Border Security (FOCBS) on 1 January 2022. The FCA is thereby implementing the Federal Council's instructions. The FCA's website will be changed on 3 January 2022.

COVID-19 certificates

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COVID-19: Federal Council adopts ordinance on COVID-19 certificates

The issuance of COVID-19 certificates for people who have been vaccinated, or who have tested negative or recovered from COVID-19 is starting according to plan in June. During its meeting on 4 June 2021, the Federal Council adopted the ordinance on COVID-19 certificates. It forms the legal basis for the issuance of certificates.


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