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TFB Review: B&T SPR300 PRO

Designed in Switzerland with discretion in mind, the new B&T SPR300 PRO comes tailored for the U.S. market.  The new PRO model now accepts STANAG pattern magazines, comes chambered in 300 Blackout, and accepts AR-pattern accessories.  Thanks to B&T, I was able to spend a couple months reviewing this rifle to see just how good […] Read More … The post TFB Review: B&T SPR300 PRO appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Covid live: Omicron variant could cause ‘large wave of infections’, UK scientists warn; Switzerland tightens restrictions

UK government advisers say Omicron variant could lead to wave requiring ‘stringent response measures’; Swiss government reinforces mask rulesGermany’s Covid wave could reach ‘sad peak’ at ChristmasGPs in England get green light to provide less care and join jab driveHow probable is it that Omicron will take hold in UK?Italian man tries to dodge Covid vaccine wearing fake armDoes Omicron mean Covid is going to become more transmissible?California is reporting its second confirmed case of the Omic...
Tags: Europe, UK, England, New York, Germany, World news, US news, South Africa, Infectious Diseases, Switzerland, Vaccines and immunisation, Los Angeles County, Omicron, Coronavirus


Switzerland: Real Estate Comparative Guide - NEXUS Avocats

Real Estate Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Switzerland, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
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Covid live: Switzerland tightens restrictions amid surge in cases; nearly 1m Germans currently infected

Swiss government reinforces mask rules and message to work from home; Germany’s Jens Spahn says more than 1% of population have CovidGermany’s Covid wave could reach ‘sad peak’ at ChristmasItalian man tries to dodge Covid vaccine wearing fake armOmicron driving record rate of Covid infection in South African provinceQ+A: do Covid vaccine mandates work?UK Covid – latest updatesCalifornia is reporting its second confirmed case of the Omicron variant in as many days.The Los Angeles County public he...
Tags: Europe, New York, Germany, World news, US news, South Africa, Infectious Diseases, Switzerland, Vaccines and immunisation, Los Angeles County, Jens Spahn, Coronavirus, ChristmasItalian


Swiss Semester Abroad Program Attracts U.S. Students with Well-Paying Internships and Worldwide Experience

MONTREUX, Switzerland; Dec. 2, 2021 — The largest private educator in Switzerland, Swiss Education Group(SEG), is expanding its semester abroad work-study program to more American college and university partners.
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Middle East and Africa: Coronavirus (COVID-19) impact on business aviation

Middle East & Africa COVID Restrictions Dec. 2, 2021 Summary info only. Detailed intelligence available – Pre-arrival testing requirements, health forms, quarantine details, local curfews, and scenario-specific info have been omitted from this overview. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest. Travelers from outbreak & variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who ...
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Europe: COVID Travel Restrictions

Europe COVID 19 Flight Restrictions Dec. 2, 2021 Summary info only. Detailed intelligence available – Pre-arrival testing requirements, health forms, quarantine details, local curfews, and scenario-specific info have been omitted from this overview. Ask your Universal Trip Support team for a Feasibility Guide to get detailed intelligence for your destination of interest. Travelers from outbreak & variant virus hotspots – Many countries are restricting entry for travelers who ha...
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Switzerland: Switzerland Announces Freedom Of Movement For Croatians, Visa-Exempt Status For Australians - Mayer Brown

Effective January 1, 2022, Switzerland will grant complete freedom of movement to Croatian nationals.
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Switzerland: Executive Payroll In Switzerland – The Details Matter For Employers - Baer & Karrer

Ruth Bloch-Riemer and David Weimann of Bär & Karrer explain why employers' duties and liability exposure in the fields of payroll should not be underestimated.
Tags: News, Switzerland, Baer, Bär Karrer, Karrer, Ruth Bloch Riemer, David Weimann


How Christopher Reeve Saved Superman's Flight Scenes

Christopher Reeve is often referred to as the best on-screen Superman, and for good reason. The actor effortlessly conveyed the greatness within Kal-El, and maintained a perfect balance between the socially awkward Clark Kent and Superman, who radiated confidence and courage. Reeve played the Man of Steel in four films -- "Superman," "Superman II," "Superman III," and "Superman IV: The Quest for Peace" -- defining the character for a generation. Henry Cavill is a fantastic Superman, but as a you...
Tags: Movies, New York City, Superman, Broadway, Switzerland, Manhattan, Henry Cavill, Reeves, Katharine Hepburn, Clark Kent, Reeve, Christopher Reeve, Piper Cherokee, Kal El, Washington Post Reeve


Trip to Switzerland– Zurich

At the end of October, I made a special five-day trip to Switzerland. The first two and half days I spent in Zurich, which was sponsored by the Zurich Tourism Office.  I had visited Zurich once before about 10 years ago just for an afternoon and honestly, I wasn’t very impressed. The city was nice enough and very clean, but it seemed dull except for the beauty of the lake. After my trip last month, I was beyond impressed and now Zurich has made it into my favorite list of European cities. ...
Tags: Travel, Amazon, Europe, Paris, Switzerland, Albert Einstein, Zurich, Lausanne, Art Deco, Kelly, Kunsthaus Zurich, Somerset Maugham, Gare de Lyon, Le Corbusier, Lake Zurich, Richard Nahem


Worldwide: An Explanation Of The Different Rules For Individuals To Move To Switzerland And The Relevant Bases Of Taxation - Dixcart Group Limited

Many foreigners move to Switzerland for its high quality of life, outdoor lifestyle, excellent working conditions and business opportunities.
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Looted Ancient Sculptures From Palmyra Returned To Syria

The sculptures dating from the second or third century were smuggled into Switzerland in 2009 or 2010, before the outbreak of the Syrian war. Customs officers discovered them, along with one looted piece from Libya and five from Yemen, during a routine check at the freeport in 2013. – The Art Newspaper
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Cristiano Ronaldo issues strongly-worded response to Lionel Messi Ballon d’Or claim

 Manchester United and Portugal superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has taken to social media on Monday evening, to clarify recent claims surrounding his name ahead of the Ballon d’Or ceremony. ‘He told me’ The subject of the 2021 Ballon d’Or has of course proven headline news across the globe over the last 24 hours.This comes with the latest edition of world football’s most coveted individual prize set to be handed out by France Football later tonight.As things stand, it is of course record-holder ...
Tags: Instagram, Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, Manchester City, Paris, Portugal, Bayern Munich, Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Switzerland, Argentina, Messi, Kevin De Bruyne, Robert Lewandowski


Travellers’s Q&A as new measures are announced to tackle Omicron Covid variant

As new travel restrictions come into effect, we answer the key questionsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe government has announced travel measures to tackle the new Omicron coronavirus variant. From 4am on November 30, anyone who enters the UK must take a PCR test by the end of the second day after arrival and self-isolate until they have received a negative result.Prime minister, Boris Johnson, announced the measures at a press conference at the weekend, just weeks...
Tags: Travel, Europe, UK, Scotland, Spain, Travel & leisure, World news, Infectious Diseases, Northern Ireland, Portugal, Switzerland, Boris Johnson, England Wales, Coronavirus, Omicron Covid, Complete a Passenger Locator Form


Swiss voters approve government's pandemic response in referendum

People in Switzerland have voted to approve the government's health measures against Covid-19, in the wake of a large increase in new cases this month.
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First Suspected Case of Omicron Variant of COVID-19 Detected in Switzerland

ZURICH (Reuters) - The first probable case of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 has been detected in Switzerland, the government said late on Sunday,...
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Swiss voters approve government's pandemic response in referendum

People in Switzerland have voted to approve the government's health measures against Covid-19, in the wake of a large increase in new cases this month.
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Travel firms scramble to rearrange holidays amid new Covid measures

Swiss skiing holidays in doubt as country joins Spain in tightening travel rules to contain Omicron variantCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageTour operators are scrambling to rearrange Swiss skiing holidays after the country joined Spain in tightening travel restrictions amid rising concerns about the spread of the new Omicron Covid variant.From Saturday night Switzerland mandated 10 days of quarantine for all new arrivals, in effect wrecking skiing holidays in the Swiss...
Tags: Science, Biology, Spain, World news, Medical Research, Infectious Diseases, Microbiology, Switzerland, Coronavirus


Swiss voters back law behind Covid vaccine certificate

After tense campaign, early results show about two-thirds in favour of law giving legal basis for Covid passCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageSwiss voters have firmly backed the law behind the country’s Covid pass in a referendum, following a tense campaign that saw unprecedented levels of hostility.Early results on Sunday showed about two-thirds of voters supported the law, with market researchers GFS Bern projecting 63% backing. Continue reading...
Tags: Europe, Protest, World news, Infectious Diseases, Switzerland, Vaccines and immunisation, Bern, Coronavirus


Tensions run high as Swiss vote on Covid vaccine certificate law

Police increase security around several politicians and anticipate protests after result on SundayCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coveragePeople in Switzerland are voting on a Covid vaccine certificate law, after a campaign characterised by unprecedented levels of hostility in a country renowned for its culture of compromise.As in much of Europe, Switzerland has seen growing anger over restrictions aimed at reining in the pandemic, and pressure to get vaccinated. Continue rea...
Tags: Europe, Protest, World news, Infectious Diseases, Switzerland, Vaccines and immunisation, Europe Switzerland, Coronavirus


Trip to Switzerland– Zurich

At the end of October, I made a special five-day trip to Switzerland. The first two and half days I spent in Zurich, which was sponsored by the Zurich Tourism Office.  I had visited Zurich once before about 10 years ago just for an afternoon and honestly, I wasn’t very impressed. The city was nice enough and very clean, but it seemed dull except for the beauty of the lake. After my trip last month, I was beyond impressed and now Zurich has made it into my favorite list of European cities. ...
Tags: Travel, Amazon, Europe, Switzerland, Albert Einstein, Zurich, Lausanne, Art Deco, Kelly, Kunsthaus Zurich, Somerset Maugham, Gare de Lyon, Le Corbusier, Lake Zurich, Richard Nahem, AnnaMaria


Switzerland to vote on whether to keep Covid restrictions as cases surge

People in Switzerland will vote on Sunday on the government's health measures against Covid-19, in the wake of a large increase in new cases this month.
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Switzerland Adds Britain, Netherlands, Three Others to Quarantine List

ZURICH (Reuters) - Switzerland on Saturday widened quarantine requirements to stem the spread of the new Omicron coronavirus variant to travellers...
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Officials at the WHO called the new variant Omicron because 'Nu' sounded too close to 'new'

A logo is pictured outside a building of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Switzerland in April 2021.Denis Balibouse/REUTERS The Omicron variant of the coronavirus should technically be called the "Nu" variant, as it is the next letter in the Greek alphabet after the previously named variant, "Mu."  But officials at the World Health Organization skipped "Nu" because it sounded too much like "new."  They also skipped "Xi" because it is a common last name, the agency told The New York Time...
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Can Colored Diamonds Be Considered for an Engagement Ring?

Diamond occurs in several colors in nature, and few of the most precious diamonds on the globe come in color other than white. The Hope Diamond, a blue diamond that is 45-ct, is being showcased at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. It is an art piece which is visited the most worldwide, after the Mona Lisa. An emerald-cut, fancy intense pink colored diamond-24 ct holds a record of being bought as the most expensive jewel in an auction. A single ring was auctioned in the...
Tags: Jewelry, Fashion, Hollywood, Paris, Switzerland, Engagement, Unique, Geneva Switzerland, Sotheby, Engagement Rings, Weddings & Parties, Engagement Ring, Engagement Ring Trends, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History It, Leibish, Fashion Forward Fashion


'House of Gucci' fact check: Was Salma Hayek's character a witch? Did Maurizio flee to Switzerland?

'House of Gucci' is surprisingly accurate in its depiction of the murder of Maurizio Gucci. Here's what's true and what isn't in the new movie.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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Germany ‘at crossroads’ as Covid cases surge across Europe

Urgent measures needed to avoid ‘chaos’, warns expert, as Spain, Portugal and Netherlands tighten rules Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGermany’s top health officials have raised the prospect of a national lockdown, warning that a rapidly rising number of coronavirus cases and a dramatic increase in the number of patients in intensive care meant contact reduction was the only way of tackling the crisis and avoiding “the road to chaos”.“We need a massive contact reduct...
Tags: Europe, Germany, Spain, World news, Austria, Netherlands, Portugal, Switzerland, Slovakia, Spain Portugal, Robert Koch Institute, Coronavirus, Lothar Wieler


Switzerland: Webinar: Actions By Insolvency Liquidators Against Banks, A Comparison Between The USA, England, Canada And Switzerland - Monfrini Bitton Klein

The liability of banks towards their corporate client when it becomes insolvent because its directors breached their fiduciary duties or committed crimes is of paramount importance.
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Watch Kilian Jornet Beat His Own Record for the Vertical Kilometer

The post Watch Kilian Jornet Beat His Own Record for the Vertical Kilometer appeared first on iRunFar. We all know that Kilian Jornet is one of the best mountain athletes in the world. As further testament to his exceptional capacity to push his limits, the 34-year-old, who is from Spain but who lives in Norway, set his sights on setting a new vertical kilometer personal record, and his efforts are documented in a new, short SalomonTV film. By definition, a vertical kilometer route gains a minim...
Tags: Video, News, Spain, Sport, Running, Switzerland, Norway, Kilian Jornet, Jornet, Slogen, Vertical Kilometer, Vengetind Norway