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2014-04-10 23:28:15

A leading Swiss architectural firm with an ongoing concern for acoustics, introduced an innovative interior design concept. Zurich, Switzerland (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Dost Architecture a leading Swiss architectural firm with an ongoing concern for acoustics, was retained to develop a workflow and interior design concept to provide the expanding Hirslanden Heart Clinic with uncompromised functionality while also reflecting the organization’s intrinsic values. To ensure optimal acoustics...

2014-03-27 08:31:31

BASEL, Switzerland, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Semiwild - or unlimited desire An artistic reflection on the permanent exhibition "Expeditions" 28 March 2014 to 7 September 2014 Objects have the power to satisfy all kinds of desires. What differences can we find between consumer goods, luxury goods and artistic creations that have been produced under different economic conditions and with different intentions? How does their meaning change when they are...

2014-03-12 08:28:43

ZURICH, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greater Zurich Area is one of Europe's regions with the highest economic potential. In the ranking of the fDi magazine, the Greater Zurich Area ranked second out of 10 European regions. It even captured first place in the smaller European regions category. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140312/674246 ) Every two years the fDi magazine, published by the Financial Times [http://www.ft.com ], embarks on a...

2014-02-27 16:25:11

ZURICH, February 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Note: images and graphics for "Most Expensive Shopping Streets Zurich 2013" and "Development of Most Expensive Retail Rents Bahnhofstrasse, Zurich" as well as the "Table of Contents" in PDF format can be downloaded free of charge from: http://www.presseportal.ch/de/pm/100019131 - The sixth Retail Market Study carried out by the Location Group covers more than 1,500 pages and reviews a total of 150 international cities...

2013-08-27 12:24:32

ZURICH, August 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- It is the second time that the Basel Declaration grants its "Award for Education in Animal Research". Chiara Ruzza, PhD in pharmacology and molecular oncology, is currently completing a post-doctorate at the University of Ferrara, Italy. The prize winner takes part in a one-week course on Animal research at the University of Zurich, based on the rules of the 3Rs (Replace, Reduce, Refine). She has been mandated by her university to set up...

2013-04-19 04:20:42

ZURICH, April 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- 2013 Ranking of the Strongest Social Network Brands The department of Social Media Management of HWZ University of Applied Sciences in Business Administration Zurich, in cooperation with BV4 Certified Brand Valuation Experts, present the 2013 ranking of the most valuable social media brands. The four most valuable brands in 2012 were able to defend their leading positions and increase their brand values: Facebook takes the top of the...

2012-12-04 16:25:42

NEW YORK, Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Since its foundation in 1875, Audemars Piguet has constantly explored the interface of art and craft. Established and still based in the village of Le Brassus in the Vallee de Joux, Switzerland, the cradle of fine watchmaking, the company remains today in the hands of the founding families. This independence has always enabled Audemars Piguet to follow a singular vision of excellence, creativity and innovation. Each Audemars Piguet timepiece offers a...

2012-10-23 11:26:59

LÃœNEBURG, Germany, October 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leuphana University is entering the online tertiary education sector. Participation in its new "Digital School" is open to people from all over the world free of charge and with unrestricted admission. Leuphana is the first German University to offer a digital range via its own facility. A special feature is the awarding of University creditpoints. Depending on their home university, these credits may be...

2011-10-26 05:00:00

ZURICH, Oct. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hamilton Company has been awarded a Tell Award 2010, the Greater Zurich Area AG and Hamilton announced today. Hamilton Company, the Reno, NV-based global leader in precision fluid measuring was honored with a Tell for sustained investment in the manufacturing facility of its Swiss subsidiary Hamilton Bonaduz AG, in the Canton of Grisons, Greater Zurich Area. Named after Swiss national hero Wilhelm Tell, the Awards are an annual recognition of the most...

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2010-10-15 12:30:00

The world's longest tunnel was started on Friday using a giant drilling machine to help clear a path deep beneath the Swiss Alps. "The Gotthard will forever be a spectacular and grandiose monument with which all tunnels will be compared," said Swiss Transport Minister Moritz Leuenberger. The 35.4-mile Gotthard base tunnel will connect a new network between northern and southeastern Europe, which could shift truck freight onto rails and decongest the Alps in central Switzerland when it opens...