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95 posts, 13:15 today
Instant Pot
An other thought: Reading about them, it says not to fill a pressure cooker more than 2/3. If that is so, there is no point in getting smallish ones as a 6l one is only 4l in reality? (As you don't HAVE to fill it 2/3). Right?
Started by: catem · 23.Sep.2017 · Daily life
6 posts, 13:09 today
Where's the catch?
Whooops! That was interesting news, thanks. This one in France costs € 54.99 and the same at Galaxus (considered good price in this country ) sFr. 199.00! And Fr. 99.00 at Manor. This pricing policy is mad. Once one finishes…
Started by: curley · 21.Jul.2018 · Food and drink
1 post, 12:56 today
Housing and schooling in Baden
Started by: Dracarys · 21.Jul.2018 · Housing in general
33 posts, 12:47 today
Racism in Conforama
Which would for example be, when you have stolen goods in the bag. In the beginning of those anti-theft devices here, when they went off EVERYBODY turned around to see whom for and the decision was already made: Must be a thief. TIS…
Started by: Mariani W · 27.Jun.2018 · Complaints corner
14 posts, 12:23 today
Ever hear of?
In practical terms, though, if you shave through an overtaking manoeuvre, arriving back in your own side of the road with less than 2 seconds to spare that’s a pretty close call and you’re probably absolutely gunning it to get past the…
Started by: robBob · 20.Jul.2018 · Transportation/driving
4 posts, 12:23 today
Just received a 2015 tax form!
Started by: Greenthumb · 21.Jul.2018 · Finance/banking/taxation
8 posts, 12:11 today
Closest comparable broker to Robinhood for…
Thanks for your clarification poot. I know that you don't buy stocks with options. I guess I'm not really understanding what exaclty a margin is. Definition: In options trading, "margin" also refers to the cash or securities required to…
Started by: CroCra · 20.Jul.2018 · Finance/banking/taxation
35 posts, 12:03 today
Which webhoster to choose?
There's no reply because your question doesn't make sense. Paypal doesn't do hosting. Anyway, I'll try. If you are making a Wordpress site, almost any host will do. You can always change it later if you want something faster. If you…
Started by: Merlijn · 19.Mar.2013 · TV/internet/telephone
6 posts, 12:02 today
Pertaining Work Visa
Started by: sivaprasad · 21.Jul.2018 · Employment
18 posts, 11:30 today
Bike all the BEST Swiss climbs on a Road bike
Grosse Scheidegg is nice as it is a cyclist and post bus only pass . Gotthard. O.k. Airolo using the Tremola is properly a must, other wise boring. Add Furka, Grimsel to it and it becomes interesting, add Susten and it becomes a…
Started by: Jamboree · 18.Jul.2018 · Sports / Fitness / Beauty / Wellness
9 posts, 11:08 today
Aren’t you glad you are not at Paleó…
Started by: bowlie · 20.Jul.2018 · Daily life
22 posts, 10:57 today
Non-EU contract finishing, wife is still…
So Finally we recieved our permit extended for a year. My wife is back to student permit and I am the her dependent with right to work (regroupement familial avec activité). It might be because she has been already in CH with student…
Started by: arianemin · 4.Feb.2018 · Employment
77 posts, 09:20 today
Chômage legal issue
Federal Act on the Amendment of the Swiss Civil Code - The Code of Obligations - Art 335c Read it yourself, in the language you better know, so I know you open the link and stop ignoring what I wrote for 4 pages. 2 months, at the end…
Started by: danielfazio · 19.Jul.2018 · Employment
1 post, 09:01 today
Moving from Swiss State/Public school to…
Started by: franchan · 21.Jul.2018 · Education
10 posts, 06:45 today
Cleaning the house when leaving
Known as Abnahmegarantie / Abgabegarantie / Übernahmegarantie. Not necessarily much of a guarantee of anything. For example, in the case of Hammertrans, a bad company claiming to offer this service for ~1300 CHF and specifying such…
Started by: ditibirger · 13.Jun.2018 · Leaving Switzerland
3 posts, 00:28 today
How to count the number of days to stay…
Started by: worksport · 20.Jul.2018 · Employment
4 posts, 23:38 yesterday
Hello from the French speaking…
Started by: Mitsu · 19.Jul.2018 · Introductions
2 posts, 23:17 yesterday
Naturschutzgebiet rules for bikes
Started by: Y'sul · 20.Jul.2018 · Other/general
12 posts, 22:46 yesterday
Best places to buy women's work clothes in CH?
Mango, Zara and I buy a lot at Orsay (H&M type store but with a surprisingly good selection of work-appropriate clothes). Zalando has a trillion options too, from cheap to high-end. I have well been wearing some H&M clothes for years. No…
Started by: Dbibeau · 20.Jul.2018 · Daily life
77 posts, 22:44 yesterday
3500 CHF salary in Zurich
And here you go... Gren, it was a scholarship. No room for negotiation and also hardly intended to be enough for a whole family. The thread is also a few years old and OP hasn't been active in over three years.
Started by: Ibo · 5.Feb.2015 · Daily life
3 posts, 22:36 yesterday
Founding of GmbH - Personalverleih?
Started by: sguft · 20.Jul.2018 · Business & entrepreneur
11 posts, 20:27 yesterday
German Customs
Started by: Spinal · 20.Jul.2018 · Other/general
2 posts, 18:30 yesterday
A knife or axe attack just happened in (*fill…
Started by: aSwissInTheUS · 20.Jul.2018 · International affairs/politics
9 posts, 18:12 yesterday
Betreibung vs. Poursuites ?!
The district too. I noticed it 2mins late. I rushed to the office de poursuite, was there 16h27, went to the wrong room in the floor (right instead of left), and I was behind their door 16h31. The guy was there but refused to serve me.…
Started by: higgsboson · 20.Jul.2018 · Housing in general
4 posts, 17:32 yesterday
Wanted: rattan patio furniture
Started by: artinhorgen · 19.Jul.2018 · Items wanted
1 post, 17:29 yesterday
BEWARE -- rental scam
Started by: sverb · 20.Jul.2018 · Housing in general
35 posts, 17:14 yesterday
Authorization to Drive tour guests?
For a hotel the free transport is something like an unnecessary accessory as the core service can be provided with or without it. This appears to not apply to your situation so you may be unable to play the same card.
Started by: aixsyd · 19.Jul.2018 · Transportation/driving
6 posts, 17:06 yesterday
Hello stranger! Would you give me some advice?
Thank you! I will take my time to explore all of that information :) Well, if you got a job you should have a lot of experience within the US GAAP. My experience is just as an audit assistant and my knowledge of ISAs is not that…
Started by: longterminvestment · 20.Jul.2018 · Introductions
19 posts, 16:44 yesterday
Host family in switzerland
I appreciate your understanding because honestly somehow I think that you're almost the only one in here that got the point from my enquiry! Most assumed that I am looking for a guarante and that's all! The thing is that I am only…
Started by: Sandr · 15.Jul.2018 · Education
18 posts, 16:05 yesterday
Marinated herring recipes: any suggestions?
Yes you can put it really tight. Onions actually should be chopped instead of rings, this way you can fit more in a jar. 3 -4 bay leafs and 4 seeds for 5 fillets should be fine. Also add pepper seeds.
Started by: Capo · 12.Jul.2018 · Food and drink
31 posts, 15:04 yesterday
Being a top performer - mention it during…
You could have done worse. When I was asked at my first major job interview after qualifying, why I wanted the job on offer I said, in an unguarded moment, it was because I couldn't find anything better. I realised immediately this was…
Started by: Zyg · 19.Jul.2018 · Employment
94 posts, 14:43 yesterday
Chili Heads, a Chili heads up...
We used to do this a lot in the UK, often by accident. We'd put the fresh chillies in the fridge in a paper bag, which we found was the best way to keep them, then over the course of a few weeks they'd naturally dry out, remaining usable…
Started by: TobiasM · 15.May.2016 · Food and drink
17 posts, 14:34 yesterday
Sending Swiss chocolate to US
LOL. They do say somewhere on the site that they keep the brands separate :D Never heard of Russel Stover - you sound like I didn't miss anything. (But I do feel a sudden pull towards the Sprüngli shop in town )
Started by: silverburn · 19.Jul.2018 · Food and drink
69 posts, 13:25 yesterday
Mission impossible to find job as ENGLISH…
As part of my thesis I am plowing through masses of statistics and found one that may be of particular interest: in 2014, only 1% of the working population that was surveyed put down English as the sole language needed to do their job. Now…
Started by: NitinPatel · 11.Jul.2018 · Employment
1 post, 13:23 yesterday
Ladies football
Started by: Krystina · 20.Jul.2018 · Sports / Fitness / Beauty / Wellness
18 posts, 13:07 yesterday
Constructions at NIGHT!
It's in the living room. OH says the low sound of it keeps him awake, yet he still manages to fall asleep on the sofa OH wanted to live in Oerlikon when we first arrived. He's lived on Mutschellenstrasse during his last stint in…
Started by: LaMoodyMel · 20.Jul.2018 · Daily life
45 posts, 13:02 yesterday
Banking legal job for wife
Thanks everyone for replying to my questions and addressing my concern. Discussion got slightly hijacked at some point, but a lot of useful information and personal experiences were shared. I'll keep you posted ... and if things work…
Started by: climb63 · 12.Jul.2018 · Employment
38 posts, 11:47 yesterday
Where to find Swiss girls to marry !
Maybe realising that this is the wrong forum to ask about finding a person to marry to obtain citizenship or habitation rights was enough to scare him off. Just look at how heated those immigration threads get! ;)
Started by: arshj · 16.Jul.2018 · Family matters/health
2 posts, 11:21 yesterday
Change of canton before applying to RAV?
Started by: Iskander · 20.Jul.2018 · Employment
42 posts, 10:48 yesterday
Bikester.ch, any opinions?
If I had known it was going to take 9 days for the bike to arrive I would have ordered elsewhere from the start. There is no excuse for poor customer service these days. When I called the customer service for the 2nd time…
Started by: PaddyG · 29.Nov.2012 · Daily life
The Local Switzerland
The ancient

The ancient 'megaphone' of the Alps returns for its annual Swiss gala

With the Valais Alphorn Festival set to bring together 12,000 enthusiasts of the 'Swiss didgeridoo' from today until Sunday we take a closer look at the roots of the instrument and the people keeping the tradition alive.

Online games looking to get a foot into the Olympics

Online games looking to get a foot into the Olympics

The Olympic movement may be dedicated to celebrating world class athleticism but some say its growth can be helped by something that requires hardly any movement at all: gaming.

Swiss exports hit new quarterly record

Swiss exports hit new quarterly record

Swiss exports matched and surpassed their recent growth, with pharmaceuticals leading the charge.

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