2024

Data

Switzerland

EU

18.03.2024

On Monday, 18 March, President Viola Amherd and European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen officially opened negotiations between Switzerland and the EU in the presence of the chief negotiators from both sides.

Press release, 18.03.2024

08.03.2024

At its meeting on 8 March 2024, the Federal Council approved the negotiating mandate with the EU in its definitive form. The mandate adopted takes account of the results of the consultation with the foreign affairs committees (FACs) and other interested parliamentary committees, the cantons and the views of the social and economic partners.

Press release, 08.03.2024