Switzerland (/ˈswɪtsərlənd/), officially the Swiss Confederation (Latin:Confoederatio Helvetica, hence its abbreviation CH), is a country in Europe. While still named the "Swiss Confederation" for historical reasons, modern Switzerland is a federaldirectorial republic consisting of 26cantons, with Bern as the seat of the federal authorities, called Bundesstadt ("federal city"). The country is situated in Western and Central Europe, and is bordered by Italy to the south, France to the west, Germany to the north, and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east. Switzerland is a landlocked country geographically divided between the Alps, the Swiss Plateau and the Jura, spanning an area of 41,285km2 (15,940sqmi). While the Alps occupy the greater part of the territory, the Swiss population of approximately 8 million people is concentrated mostly on the Plateau, where the largest cities are to be found: among them are the two global and economic centres, Zürich and Geneva.
Switzerland's federal prosecutor said on Thursday it has filed an indictment against the daughter of Uzbekistan's ...Money was funnelled through bank accounts in several countries before being transferred to accounts in Switzerland, the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) said.
The attorney general's office said Gulnara Karimova, the daughter of former PresidentIslam Karimov, was indicted along with the former director-general of the Uzbek subsidiary of a Russian telecommunications company for crimes allegedly committed between 2005 and 2013 ... office in Geneva, and benefited from diplomatic immunity.
Zurich — Switzerland’s federal prosecutor said on Thursday it had filed an indictment against the daughter of ...Money was funnelled through bank accounts in several countries before being transferred to bank accounts in Switzerland, the office of the attorney-general (OAG) said.
ZURICH, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Switzerland's federal prosecutor said on Thursday it has filed an indictment ...Money was funnelled through bank accounts in several countries before being transferred to bank accounts in Switzerland, the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) said.
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Switzerland's largest bank also said in the report that Credit Suisse offices in Britain, Netherlands, France and Belgium, have been contacted by law enforcement officials as part of an investigation into cross border banking for rich clients, without giving details.