Only 30 minutes to take the procedure. Then crisis get-stricken businessman of your house Bank of half a Million francs in cash. As Finance Minister Ueli Maurer had touted the unprecedented rescue package for SMEs.

a Few days later, the magistrate struck suddenly, other sounds: You’ll toughen the penalties for misuse. Mason urged: “Try it in the first place, we sit at the longer lever.”

criminal regime will continue to

on exacerbated Because the question arises: Has underestimated the Federal government the risk of Abuse? The authorities went a bit too naive to work? Critics in the financial industry see it that way. The Aargauer FDP national councillor Matthias Jauslin (57) complained on Twitter, the controls are far too lax.

And also in the administration itself that is, apparently, a theme. Mason Department of Finance (EFD) confirmed on request, it is to aggravate the criminal liability regime. How the measures look like, remains open. As an Option a course of action via bankruptcy and debt collection law in the conversation.

Foreign governments. according to the Swiss model

asked communications chief, Peter Less stressed, that a regulation that has been implemented in such a way rapidly, need ongoing adjustments To the extent of the fraud, he says: “Two weeks after the Start of this programme, it is still a little early to know in order to secure information on possible abuse cases.” Gladly, however, points Less to the program the course so successful that various foreign governments had inquired after the Swiss model.

The messages on the extent of the assistance are, in fact, impressive: Up to Maundy Thursday have been completed according to the EVS 94’269 credit agreements. The estimated total since the Start of the program is according to the Department of around 15.7 billion Swiss francs.

one per cent Should have been paid out wrongly, this would correspond to 157 million Swiss francs of tax money. How the Federal government can find the sinners and wants to punish, is likely to show up soon.


The Coronavirus currently holds the world in suspense. Many countries are taking measures such as Closing schools or limiting public events, to prevent the spread. In Switzerland, too, the grass, the Virus magnetized. All of the current information and Figures around the topic there is in the Coronavirus-Ticker.

I Have the corona virus or just the flu?

The Coronavirus spreads further – also in Switzerland. Especially in the flu season, you can assess for yourself whether one is ill with the Coronavirus, or whether you just have an ordinary flu. The differences are subtle, but they exist. VIEWS is defined.

protection against Coronavirus

recommendations of the Federal office for health, how you can protect yourself:


wash your hands: Wash your hands regularly with soap and water or use a Hand sanitizer. Don’t sneeze, you Sneeze into the hands, or cough in a handkerchief; or if you have none, in the bend of your elbow. Handkerchiefs to dispose of properly: paper towels, should be disposed of after use in a closed waste bin. You stay in fever and cough necessarily at home.

contact minimize

Stay home and avoid wherever possible contact with people. You go only in the following exceptional situations, out of the house: the food doctor shopping or pharmacy visit / the home office is for your job not possible / you have to help other people. You keep if possible 2 meters distance to your fellow human beings, for example, in a line or at meetings. Avoid contact with people breathing or have a cough. You avoid public transport. You can be all that is possible to home deliver. Important: No welcome kiss, no hugs, no shaking hands.

stay Informed

Note the local instructions and recommendations. Strictly to the rules and announcements of the authorities. Infoline Coronavirus: 058 463 00 00, 24 hours a day available Info-page of the BAG: bag-coronavirus.

when should the ch one to the doctor?

do not Go out in the symptoms (difficulty breathing, cough, or fever) in the Public and contact you immediately – first by phone, a Doctor, a doctor or a health care facility.


remains The Situation until Further notice. The Federal government informed in regular intervals about the current developments. It applies now more than ever: peace and quiet preserved, and the thing in common to serve.