Swiss Review
December 6/16

Adventure and great emotion on Charlie Chaplin’s Swiss estate


Individual cases also matter


Politics in Berne is currently being overshadowed by federal spending cuts. The debt brake and stabilisation programme are omnipresent issues. Savings…

Letters to the editor


September’s referendum was marked by a “no risk” approach


No higher old-age pension and survivors’ insurance (AHV) benefits, no “green economy” and greater powers for the intelligence service were the…

Isabelle Eberhardt | A restless woman goes travelling

Literature series

100 years of the OSA and six priorities for the future

SwissCommunity news

Hans Ambühl – the new President of educationsuisse

SwissCommunity news

OSA advice

SwissCommunity news

 I would like to study in Switzerland. What would happen in terms of military service?

Youth Service offers

SwissCommunity news

Each year, the OSA’s Youth Service organises winter camps, summer camps, language courses in French and German, seminars and individual trips to…

Foundation for Young Swiss Abroad (FYSA): Summer camps for children aged 8 to 14

SwissCommunity news

The 2017–2019 stabilisation programme and other federal government cost-cutting measures

Notes from the Federal Palace

The Federal Council adopted the 2017–2019 stabilisation programme in May 2016 and referred it to Parliament for deliberation. Parliament will decide…

New arrivals

Notes from the Federal Palace

Votes and Elections

Notes from the Federal Palace


Notes from the Federal Palace

We wish to thank all those readers who acted on our appeal to switch to the electronic version of “Swiss Review”. Some 35,000 fewer printed copies are…

From photographs of glaciers to everyday items


On safe ground


Alex Capus | Stories in and around the Sevilla bar




Pepe Lienhard

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