Switzerland has been ranked as the world’s most innovative country for the 10th year in a row!
“The rapid, worldwide spread of the coronavirus requires fresh thinking to ensure a shared victory over this quintessential global challenge, Even as we all grapple with the immediate human and economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, governments need to ensure that rescue packages are future oriented and support the individuals, research institutes, companies and others with innovative and collaborative new ideas for the post-COVID era. Innovations equal solutions.” - says WIPO Director General Francis Gurry.
Even in times of COVID-19, Singapore and Switzerland maintain a lively exchange in politics, business, and science.
Switzerland's President Simonetta Sommaruga and Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in a phone call compared notes on the pandemic, on maintaining a healthy climate for investments, and on the path to follow as small and open economies. They expressed the wish to further develop the successful partnership between the two countries.
The NRLA are the core of Europe's main North-South Rail freight route.
The New Rail Link through the 🇨🇭 Alps - a quantum leap for European mobility: More trains, shorter journey times, higher quality in passenger and freight transport, and environmentally friendly alternative to road transport.