Since the project began in 2003, the Swiss Confederation
has provided material, administrative and financial support to the innovative endeavor through various agencies and branches such as the EPFL (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne), the Federal Department of Defence, Civil Protection and Sport (DDPS), the Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications (DETEC), the Federal Department of Finance (FDF), and the FDFA in particular.
For his part, the Swiss Ambassador commended bilateral relations between the Swiss Confederation
and the Kingdom, stressing the importance of the role of the two councils in the strengthening of relations between the two countries through the exchange of visits.
Arranged alphabetically, 31 chapters focus on Argentina, Australia, Austria, and Belarus, through to Spain, Sweden, the Swiss Confederation
, the United Kingdom, and the United States.
I hope that bilateral relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Swiss Confederation
that have always seen a progressive trend due to their valuable historical background make increasing progress in political, economic, industrial, scientific and cultural areas," President Rouhani said in his message to President Burkhalter on the occasion of the Switzerland's National Day.
NNA - Prime Minister, Najib Mikati, met on Sunday with President of the Swiss Confederation
, Didier Burkhalter, while in Germany attending the annual Munich Conference for Security.
During her two-and-a-half week summer holiday in Austria and Switzerland, she crammed in meetings with German Chancellor Helmut Kohl, Austrian Chancellor Fred Sinowatz, former UN secretary-general Kurt Waldheim and the president of the Swiss Confederation
However, according to the Luxembourg office, Community Regulation 1408/71, which applies by extension to Swiss residents by virtue of agreements between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation
, does not coordinate payments, such as those for unemployment.
Prior to Abbas' decision to shorten his tour, he met with President of the Swiss Confederation
Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf and briefed her on the recent developments regarding the Israeli military escalation against the Gaza Strip and the Palestinian bid to gain a non-member state status in the United Nations, on November 29th.
The President received the cables from Qatari Emir Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika of Algeria, President Mahmoud Abbas of Palestine, President Vaclav Klaus of Czech, President Girma Wolde Giorgis of Ethiopia, King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, President Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf of the Swiss Confederation
and President Ram Baran Yadav of Nepal.
PNN The European Union, the Swiss Confederation
and the Government of Austria have joined forces to contribute to this year's first payment of social allowances to poor and vulnerable Palestinian families across the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt).
Sarrath Kongahage, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka to the Swiss Confederation
, presented to Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf, the President of the Swiss Confederation
, the Letters of Credence at the Federal Palace in Berne, Switzerland, on 10th January 2012.
Doris Leuthard, President of Swiss Confederation
, said that all balances have changed due to global warming in the world.
The frame agreement under the Bulgarian-Swiss program for Cooperation was signed Tuesday in Bern by Bulgaria's EU Funds Minister, Tomislav Donchev, and Doris Leuthard, President of the Swiss Confederation
The AAA/A-1+ ratings on the Swiss Confederation
The credentials were accepted by President of the Swiss Confederation
Hans-Rudolf Merz at the Federal Palace.