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Gunman In Zurich Mosque Shooting Is Dead, Police Say

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 12.20.2016 | World

ZURICH (Reuters) - A man who shot three people at a Zurich mosque on Monday seems to have committed suicide, police said on Tuesday, confirming that a...

Man Opens Fire In Zurich Mosque, Wounding 3 People

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 12.19.2016 | World

ZURICH, Dec 19 (Reuters) - A man stormed into a Zurich mosque on Monday evening and opened fire on people praying, injuring three, Swiss police said. ...

Why Forrest Gump Ran Across America; & Why I'll Run Across Switzerland In May 2017!

Izyaslav Koza | Posted 12.07.2016 | Travel
Izyaslav Koza

Unquestionably if a person runs long enough, he or she will hear a neighbor, friend, or passerby break out the customary Forrest Gump reference. Ind...

Basel Is the World's Least-Welcoming City for Expats

Malte Zeeck | Posted 11.28.2016 | Travel
Malte Zeeck

In Swiss cities, foreigners find it difficult to settle in, with Basel ranking last in the Ease of Settling In Index and Zurich being considered the m...

9 European Cities You Probably Haven't Visited Yet - But Totally Should

Jetsetter.com | Posted 10.17.2016 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

Throw away that cliched European bucket list: we're here to sing the praises of the continent's less-celebrated gems. These 9 cities-on-the-verge offe...

Innovation Conference on the 7th of September 2016 in Zurich

Ella Thuiner | Posted 08.10.2016 | Education
Ella Thuiner

How are innovations valued in large, successful organizations and at universities? Where do get innovative entrepreneurs and experts their ideas and insights from? Do women need promotions in business? What's special about their situation today?

Jon Kessler: The World is Cuckoo (Clock) 2016 at Manifesta 11, Zürich (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 07.21.2016 | Arts
VernissageTV

For the European Biennial of Contemporary Art Manifesta 11 in Zürich (Switzerland), the artist Jon Kessler created a complex kinetic sculpture titled...

FinTech, WealthTech, Blockchain, Innovation - Educational Conference in Zurich, Park Hyatt

Ella Thuiner | Posted 06.14.2016 | Education
Ella Thuiner

The conference takes place at the Park Hyatt hotel in Zurich on the 29th of June 2016, starting at 2pm and ending at 7:30pm. Managers in financial ins...

FinTech, WealthTech, Blockchain, Innovation - Educational Conference in Zurich, Park Hyatt

Ella Thuiner | Posted 06.14.2016 | Education
Ella Thuiner

The conference takes place at the Park Hyatt hotel in Zurich on the 29th of June 2016, starting at 2pm and ending at 7:30pm. Our target audience are t...

Tom de Swaan, Chairman of the Board at Zurich Insurance Group Discusses the Meaning of Inclusive Capitalism

Inclusive Capitalism | Posted 06.10.2016 | Business
Inclusive Capitalism

Tom de Swaan Chairman of the Board, Zurich Insurance Group Inclusive capitalism is about aligning profit with social value. It's about helping people...

Europe's 10 Hippest Cities

Trip.com | Posted 11.30.2016 | Travel
Trip.com

By Alix Farr The true meaning of hip can be elusive. Maybe it's a barber shop doubling as an art gallery, which serves lattes on the side? Or maybe ...

FinTech, WealthTech, Blockchain, Innovation, ... Conference in Zurich

Ella Thuiner | Posted 06.06.2016 | Education
Ella Thuiner

Due to innovation growing in importance in the world of finance, we and other innovative companies from Zurich and London present innovative solutions...

The Rapid Mainstreaming of Impact Investing

Ben Thornley | Posted 06.02.2016 | Impact
Ben Thornley

Amid all the noise about impact investing it can be difficult to get a clear read on what counts as fact or fiction. Yet the question remains: just how rapidly is the market changing, and what are the implications?

These Are The World's Most Expensive Cities To Live In

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 01.03.2017 | HuffPost Home

Attention, Singaporeans: If your wallet feels lighter than it used to, there's a good reason for it. Through no fault of your own, you're spending way...

Pipilotti Rist Retrospective at Kunsthaus Zürich (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 03.04.2016 | Arts
VernissageTV

Swiss artist Pipilotti Rist is internationally renowned as one of the pioneers of video art. Under the title Your Saliva is my Diving Suit in the Ocea...

Give Without Giving In

Maria Ploumaki | Posted 02.19.2016 | Business
Maria Ploumaki

Last week I attended an event of the Oxford and Cambridge Club of Zurich where Guy Spier, head of the Aquamarine Fund, gave a talk at Bloomberg. Guy ...

Retail Chatter #11

June Haynes | Posted 02.11.2016 | Style
June Haynes

Will luxury travel experiences be competing with luxury brands such as Louis Vuitton, Tiffany's and Hermes? Or is this a trend in fashion like a pair of bell-bottom jeans?

Baur Au Lac Zurich Switzerland: LuxEcoLiving's Best Hotels in the World

LuxEco Living | Posted 11.22.2016 | Travel
LuxEco Living

By Nancy and James Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World Zurich Switzerland Hotel Baur Au Lac is credited for having been ...

17 Street Artists Take Over A High-Security Swiss Prison

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 11.04.2015 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

It's the ultimate captive audience for your artwork. That wasn't the original intention for this Swiss prison mural project called "4661m²" but it is...

Ten Years After Katrina: The Evolution of Corporate Response to Disasters

Daryl Brewster | Posted 09.28.2016 | Impact
Daryl Brewster

At the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, CECP looks back at how disaster relief response has changed among companies. We found that overall, the data show that aggregate giving from corporations for disaster relief has declined over the last five years. A deeper look into the data and additional resources shows that it's a complex story. We explored:

Zurich Got it Right: Data Based Design

Amanda Schneider | Posted 09.09.2016 | Business
Amanda Schneider

Everyone seems to either want to emulate Google's offices, or rip them apart. The truth is, what is great about Google's offices doesn't work for everyone.

Palestinians Waver Between Politics and Nonviolent Revolution

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 06.05.2016 | Politics
Daoud Kuttab

The best way to show support and solidarity for leaders to take courageous decision is to come up with a national non-violent strategy for liberation that is agreed to by all Palestinians.

Elegance and Style Dictates the Art Collection at the Park Hyatt Zurich

ARTPHAIRE | Posted 12.22.2014 | Arts
ARTPHAIRE

Like many of the Park Hyatt hotels around the world, the Park Hyatt Zurich paid special attention to the 91 pieces in its art collection, which is hung throughout the public spaces in its 6-story building.

Whether You Go With Aetna, Allstate, AIG or Another, Avoid the Four Big Insurance Traps

George Bradt | Posted 10.06.2014 | Business
George Bradt

Don't get trapped by overindulgence, bells and whistles, too many organizations taking their slice of the pie or those prone to fly-by-night. When it ...

Dreams of Calatrava Fading Into the Distance

Rizwan A. Rahmani | Posted 06.30.2014 | Arts
Rizwan A. Rahmani

When I was doing some consulting work for a Finnish Audio Company, my Finnish partner needed an office to set up shop on the cheap. He ended up rentin...