Latest Cantons of Switzerland Stories

2014-07-01 08:26:09

SION, Switzerland, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The RealFly team from Sion, Switzerland has won the 2-Way Dynamic Contest, a new discipline of the Extreme Barcelona event considered to be paramount in the extreme sports community. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140701/694428-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140701/694428-b ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140701/694428-c ) The Extreme Barcelona 2014...

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...

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