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Swiss direct democracy could undo a free trade deal with Indonesia

Swissinfo 06 Mar 2021
... terms of a free trade deal ... The treaty aims to facilitate trade with the South-East Asian country and would remove customs duties on Swiss exports like cheese, pharmaceutical products, and watches.
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Palm oil row fuels Swiss vote on Indonesia trade deal

Jakarta News 06 Mar 2021
Palm oil row fuels Swiss vote on Indonesia trade deal CNA ... .
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Oil prices rally to highest since 2019 after Opec+ extends output curbs

The National 06 Mar 2021
Brent, the benchmark under which two thirds of the world's crude is traded, ended the week at $69.36 a barrel ... UBS expects global oil stocks to fall at a faster pace in next month due to the decision, which underpins the Swiss bank’s forecast of Brent trading at $75 per barrel and WTI at $72 per barrel in the second half of the year.
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Oil prices rally to highest since 2019 after Opec+ rolls over output curbs

The National 06 Mar 2021
Brent, the marker under which two-thirds of global crude is traded, ended the week at $69.36 per barrel ... UBS expects global oil stockpiles to fall at a faster pace in April following the alliance's decision, which underpins the Swiss bank's forecast of Brent trading at $75 per barrel and WTI at $72 per barrel in the second half of the year.
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Awaiting Switzerland’s decision on Indonesian palm oil

The Jakarta Post 05 Mar 2021
Furthermore, the Swiss government has acknowledged the benefit of the I-EFTA CEPA for the Swiss economy, primarily for boosting trade and investment ... Should the I-EFTA CEPA fail to be implemented, it will also affect the credibility of the Swiss government in future international trade negotiations.
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Palm oil dispute fuels Swiss vote on Jakarta deal

Manila Standard Today 05 Mar 2021
The agreement was signed in 2018 and approved by the Swiss parliament in 2019, but opponents were especially critical of Bern’s move to reduce import duties on palm oil ... “This is the first time that the people will be called upon to vote on a trade agreement,” Swiss President Guy Parmelin said during a press conference on the vote.
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Swiss ambassador to head WTO complaints body

Swissinfo 05 Mar 2021
Didier Chambovey, Swiss ambassador to the World Trade Organization (WTO), has been appointed by the member states as head of the body responsible for arbitrating complaints ... .
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Bond scares drive muted Wall Street open, investors look to Powell

Metro USA 04 Mar 2021
bond yields also undermined low-yielding, safe-haven assets, such as the yen, the Swiss franc and gold ... The Japanese yen weakened 0.52% versus the greenback at 107.57 per dollar, roughly a seven month high, while Sterling was last trading at $1.3994, up 0.29% on the day ... Dividers are seen inside a trading post on the trading floor at the NYSE.
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U.S. Dollar Index (DX) Futures Technical Analysis – Primary Upside Target is 91.710 – 92.310 ...

FX Empire 04 Mar 2021
Dollar Index futures are trading 91.200, up 0.258 or +0.28% ... Start Trading ... The dollar is currently trading at a seven-month high against the Japanese Yen and a 5-month high against the Swiss Franc ... A trade through 91.605 will change the main trend to up ... A trade through 90.635 will change the minor trend to down.
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Dollar on the front foot as focus shifts to Powell

Metro USA 04 Mar 2021
The dollar also traded near a three-month high against the Swiss franc and held on to gains against most currencies as a renewed sense of calm in the Treasury market supported sentiment ... currency bought 0.9195 Swiss franc, close to the highest since November ... The euro traded at $1.2059, nursing a 0.24% loss from the previous session.
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Greenback firms against yen and franc

Hong Kong Standard 04 Mar 2021
The dollar also traded near a three-month high against the Swiss franc and held on to gains against most currencies as a renewed sense of calm in the Treasury market ...
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Dollar bides time, looks to Powell for inspiration

Metro USA 04 Mar 2021
The dollar also traded near a three-month high against the Swiss franc and held on to gains against most currencies as a renewed sense of calm in the Treasury market supported sentiment ... currency bought 0.9195 Swiss franc, close to the highest since November ... The benchmark 10-year Treasury yield edged up to 1.4825% in Asian trading.
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