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New school year in the Sarajevo Canton starts today.
With a GDP per capita of CHF95,952 in 2015 (fourth-highest among 26 cantons and 22% above the Switzerland average) and a growing population of more than 1.4 million inhabitants, Zurich is one of the wealthiest cantons in Switzerland, contributing about 22% of national GDP.
The agency said it was obliged to convert to unsolicited ratings as stipulated under Article 10 of EU regulations regarding credit rating disclosure as it had no rating agreements with the three cantons.
Those students in the German-speaking cantons, however, also surpassed their Swiss peers with an average score of 535 compared to 528 and 523 from the French and Italian regions, respectively, versus the OECD mean of 498.
Karine pops in from the legal advice centre in the next room to give new arrivals lists of contacts in the different cantons to which they may be sent.
The Head of the EU Delegation and EU Special Representative to BiH, Ambassador Lars-Gunnar Wigemark, met today with the Tuzla Canton Government's delegation, led by Prime Minister Denial Tulumovic, as part of his visit to Tuzla Canton.
The canton of Ticino has been accepted by the Foundation Greater Zurich Area Location Marketing (GZA).
Securities and Exchange Commission, affirmed the Swiss Canton of Zurich's Long-Term Foreign and Local Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at 'AAA' and Short-Term Foreign Currency IDR at 'F1+'.
Sharing experiences and establishing long-term friendships were the focus of the meeting between the political leaders of the two cantons.
The ratings reflect Zurich's high degree of autonomy and corresponding capability to adjust personal and corporate income tax rates, in line with all other Swiss cantons. The ratings also factor in the wealthy and dynamic economy of Zurich, its prudent budgetary and debt management as well as its sound debt ratios.
The primary purpose of the Strategic Plan is to create a plan that will provide direction to Canton staff, Cantons Leisure Services Advisory Committee and the Canton Township Board of Trustees for future direction of the operations of the department including staffing, goals and strategies.