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The Federal Council adopts dispatch on AEOI with 19 Further Partner States and Approves First Review Report

June 6, 2019

Bern, 29.05.2019 – During its meeting on 29 May 2019, the Federal Council adopted the dispatch on the introduction of the automatic exchange of financial account information (AEOI) with 19 further partner states. Entry into force is planned for 2020 with the first exchange of data in 2021. Furthermore, the Federal Council has approved the report on the review mechanism for standard-compliant implementation of the AEOI by partner states.

Federal Council Receives Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein for State Visit

March 29, 2019

In the year marking the 300th anniversary of the establishment of the Principality of Liechtenstein, the Federal Council has invited His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein to pay a state visit to Switzerland, thereby celebrating the close ties between the neighbouring countries. The state visit will take place on 3 and 4 April.