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Swiss plan to start lifting curbs in April to prevent ‘worst economic damage'

1 month ago   |   By RT

Switzerland plans to ease restrictions to combat the new coronavirus starting at the end of April, the government said on Wednesday. The country's death toll rose to 705 and the number of positive tests reached 22,789, the public health department said.
“The government knows that our people, our families, companies, employees and self-employed people need a vision for the future, and they need it quickly,” President Simonetta Sommaruga told reporters.
The Swiss will extend existing anti-coronavirus restrictions for another week to April 26, before looking at a gradual loosening of...
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Swiss to start lifting coronavirus curbs in April, foresee extreme economic pain

Swiss to start lifting coronavirus curbs in April, foresee extreme economic pain

1 month ago   |   By National Post

ZURICH - Switzerland plans to ease restrictions now in place to combat the new coronavirus starting at the end of April, the government said on Wednesday, adding the economic damage from the epidemic could be the worst on record.
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