Switzerland to allow 3,500 work permits for Britons in case of no-deal Brexit

Pedro Gonçalves
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The Swiss government is to set up a separate quota of permits for British citizens hoping to come and work in Switzerland after March 30th in the event of a no-deal Brexit. Under the system 3,500 British citizens coming to Switzerland for the first time will be allowed to work, the Bern government said. Switzerland will also offer 1,400 short-stay visas for Brits as part of the system which will replace the current free movement agreement between the two countries. "This is intended to mitigate the consequences for the economy and the cantons of an abrupt change in the status of Briti...

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