Swiss medical agency approves Pfizer vaccine for children over 5

The Swiss Agency for Therapeutic Products, Swissmedic on Friday approved the use of the Pfizer vaccine for children aged 5-11. “Swissmedic has carefully examined all the data submitted with the application for an indication extension for the COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer/BioNTech (Comirnaty®). The clinical trial results show that the vaccine is safe and effective in this age group … it […]

US indicts 6 foreign nationals, Swiss firm over USD 60 m tax fraud

The US has indicted six foreign nationals and a Swiss company on charges of a conspiracy to defraud the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) by concealing assets and evading taxes of an amount greater than $ 60 million, the US Justice Department said in a release. “Audrey Strauss, the US Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Stuart M Goldberg, Acting […]