Switzerland - watches Kingdom
Switzerland is a landlocked country in central Europe, all known
as the Swiss Confederation. Area of 413 square kilometers.
Population of 7.34 million, of which 19% of foreigners. German,
Italian, French and Romansh are the official languages. Residents
are Christian and Catholic. Money for the Swiss franc. Capital, Bern
The Swiss flag is square with a white cross, a symbol of national
On August 1, 1291, Uri, Schwyz and Nidwalden – three states
struggling against the Habsburg dynasty – formed a secret alliance,
namely, the beginning of the founding of Switzerland. In 1815,
Vienna was recognized as a permanently neutral country, Switzerland.
In 1848, the Federal Council created a unified federal state. In the
two World Wars it remained neutral.
Economic and Cultural Customs
Within rivers, lakes, large glaciers, abundant water resources
development and utilization of water resources in the world,
countries with the highest level, because of the beautiful valley,
and comfortable environment, enjoy the "World Garden" in the world.
Economic development, industrial, financial services and
Swiss industrial products have a high technological content,
precision machinery and precision instruments. Most representative
products are known for their high quality such as fine Swiss
watches, Rolex Omega, Longines, Radar, and other world-renowned
brands. Nestle is Switzerland's largest food company, whose sell
instant coffee and milk products around the world. The world-famous
Swiss army knife has many functions and is very practical. The Swiss
banking sector is well developed. Because of its strict bank secrecy
laws Switzerland attracts a large number of foreign funds. Huge
amounts of money have been transferred to neutral Swiss banks.
Bern is the political center of the capital. The city has more
than 100 watches, known as the "'tables." The Universal Postal Union
and International Railway Transport Office set up this way. Known as
the economic capital of Switzerland, Zurich is the national business
and financial center, with 50% of the city's banks foreign-owned.
Geneva is a famous international city, home to the United Nations
European headquarters, the International Red Cross, the World Health
Organization and other international bodies.