A Handbook for Investors - Switzerland as a business location

Switzerland - your business location

Switzerland is the most competitive business location in the world. There are numerous good reasons to locate a business in Switzerland: innovation and technology, a liberal economic system, political stability, close links with foreign markets, excellent education and healthcare systems, an outstanding infrastructure, a high standard of living, and a competitive tax system.

Innovation and technology

Switzerland's three key strengths are its capacity for innovation, its highly educated workforce, and its first-class scientific research institutions. Cutting-edge technologies and a businessfriendly climate also contribute to the country's productivity.

Security and trust

The Swiss economy is one of the most liberal and competitive economies in the world. Low capital costs, a stable currency, strong purchasing power, moderate taxation, a federal state system, and economic and political stability guarantee a high level of security for investments in Switzerland.

Environment and life

Switzerland inspires talented individuals to create and achieve. It's a country where work, innovation, creativity, leisure time, family, and recreation are optimally balanced. With a vibrant cultural life, beautiful scenery, and high-quality real estate, Switzerland offers a high standard of living.

  1. Switzerland - facts and figures
  2. Economic structure
  3. Economic framework
  4. Switzerland and Europe
  5. Establishing ands managing a company
  6. Visas, resident permits, and work permits
  7. Real estate
  8. Labor market and labor law
  9. Financial center and capital market
  10. Overview of the Swiss tax system
  11. Infrastructure
  12. Education and research
  13. Living in Switzerland
  14. Investment promotion
  15. Annex

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