Organisation of the Swiss Abroad Exhibition

To celebrate the 100th  year of the Organisation of the Swiss Abroad (OSA) as well as the 25th  anniversary of the Area for the Swiss Abroad in Brunnen, an exposition called The Fifth Switzerland has been recently opened by the President of the Swiss Confederation Johann Schneider-Amman in Brunnen. The Organisation of the Swiss Abroad also created a 20 poster exposition to … Continue reading Organisation of the Swiss Abroad Exhibition

Yes, Swiss National Day is on 1 August – no other day!

Swiss National Day (German: Schweizer Bundesfeier; French: Fête nationale Suisse; Italian: Festa nazionale svizzera; Romansh: Fiasta naziunala Svizra) is the national holiday of Switzerland and is set on 1 August. 1 August is an official national holiday since 1994, although the day had been suggested for the celebration of the foundation of the Swiss Confederacy as early as 1889. … Continue reading Yes, Swiss National Day is on 1 August – no other day!