September 2022 unemployment and job news Zurich Switzerland

2022 Zurich Employment News

September 2022 Company Employment and Job News In Switzerland 07.09.22 Switzerland – Russian Sberbank becomes Swiss with a new name and over 60 jobs are saved The Russian owners and related intermediaries or investors within the group owning Sberbank (Switzerland) AG are selling the institution to Geneva-based m3 Groupe Holding SA. FINMA is closely overseeing … Read more

July 2022 Unemployment Zurich Switzerland

2022 Zurich Employment News

July 2022 Unemployment Update Registered unemployed figures for July 2022 from the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO). What was the total number of people unemployed in July 2022 in Switzerland? The situation on the labour market in July 2022 According to surveys by the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) of the local RAV … Read more

January 2022 unemployment and job cuts Zurich Switzerland

2022 Zurich Employment News

January 2022 Unemployment Update Registered unemployed figures for January 2022 from the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO). What was the total number of people unemployed in January  2022 in Switzerland? Registered unemployment in January 2022 according to the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) was a total of 122,268 people registered as unemployed. This was … Read more

June 2021 Vote – Environment – Water – CO2 – Pesticides – Security

June 2021 Swiss vote environment CO2 and terrorism law (1)

Contents Clean Drinking Water and Healthy Food – linking subsidies to pesticide use The Swiss electorate will vote on the Popular Initiative which links federal subsidies and their control or withdrawal because of a farmer using pesticides and prophylactic antibiotics on his farm. A new range of environmental conditions will also be introduced requiring compliance … Read more

How to network during the COVID-19 pandemic

Contents Introduction to Job boards Good job boards help you attract qualified candidates, on the flip side for candidates, they have an opportunity to look at not so well known job boards for a job in Zurich or Switzerland.  The candidates also benefit from having a good job board which reflects their needs for a … Read more

27 Sep 2020 Election outcomes aircraft, paternity leave and taxes

September 27 2020 Swiss National Vote Results

Good Swiss turnout to vote on the 27 September 2020 Switzerland got a chance to vote yesterday and there was a mix of proposals because of the impact of COVID-19 which had delayed the previous planned vote. Close to 5.4 million Swiss citizens, including registered expatriate Swiss, were eligible to take part in the votes. … Read more

27 Sep 2020 Geneva, Switzerland Votes For Minimum Wage

27 Sept 2020 Geneva Vote Minimum Vote Succeeds

Some Minimum Wage History In Switzerland low-paying jobs like waiting staff, cleaners, taxi drivers and others account for over 12% of the working population. This excludes the gig economy and competition for jobs and hiring remains very strong.  In 2014 voters in Switzerland rejected plans for a nationwide minimum wage set at CHF22 an hour. … Read more

July 2020 Covid-19 Unemployment Rate and Impact on Switzerland

2020 Zurich unemployment and job cuts

Inform others and share Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn 08.08.2020 – ZURICH The Corona crisis and the full impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to dominate the Swiss labour market as unemployment remains well above 2019 figures for the summer of 2019. Job seekers are seeing some movement with … Read more