Features by Imogen Foulkes
Posted In: Swiss, Switzerland, Banks, Tax evasion
Today is the deadline for Switzerland's private banks to decide whether to cooperate with U.S. demands to combat tax evasion by handing over client information -- a move that would finally end the long tradition of banking secrecy.
Posted In: Switzerland, executive pay
A vote to limit executive compensation to no more than 12 times what the lowest earning employee at the company makes failed in Switzerland.
Posted In: executive pay
Swiss voters will consider new restrictions limiting CEO pay to 12 times that of the lowest paid worker at a company.
Posted In: Iran, Iran sanctions
On his way back from Israel, Secretary of State John Kerry is stopping in Geneva for negotiations with Iran. At issue are Iran's nuclear program and economic sanctions.