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Swiss concerns amid rises of the franc

Reports have emerged of a crisis meeting in Switzerland to discuss the relentless rise of the franc.

A Swiss newspaper reported that the government and the central bank held talks over the weekend and are discussing setting a lower limit for the euro-swiss franc exchange rate.

Nigel Cassidy reports from Lake Zurich on how the strength of the franc is forcing companies to choose between making no profits or losing market share.

  • 15 Aug 2011
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