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2022 Floods in the Swat Valley

30.10.2023 — Local news Pakistan
After the devastating floods in the Swat Valley in summer 2022, Switzerland proposed a flood analysis to the Pakistani government. The study is intended to provide specialists' insights into future flood hazards. The Swat Valley is prone to serious flooding. 

Swiss Ambassador paid a farewell call on the Foreign Secretary

27.06.2022 — Local news Pakistan
Ambassador of Switzerland to Pakistan, H.E. Mr. Bénédict de Cerjat, paid a courtesy call on the Foreign Secretary, Mr. Sohail Mahmood last Friday. The Foreign Secretary congratulated Ambassador for Switzerland’s election to United Nations Security Council in June this year and acknowledged Switzerland’s international role in the multilateral arena as well as the country’s significant role in humanitarian and peace-building efforts. 

Signing ceremony of the last tranche of the Agreement between Switzerland and Pakistan concerning the Debt Service Suspension Initiative

15.06.2022 — Local news Pakistan
The World Bank and the IMF had urged the G20 countries to suspend temporarily debt-service payments of 73 developing countries affected by COVID. While recognizing this Debt Service Suspension Initiative (DSSI), Switzerland as a bilateral creditor to Pakistan had also extended debt relief to Pakistan by signing three agreements concerning the extension of the DSSI.

Farewell visit of the Ambassador of Switzerland in Pakistan to Karachi from 7 to 8 June 2022

10.06.2022 — Local news Pakistan
To say Goodbye to Swiss business community in Karachi, the Ambassador of Switzerland to Pakistan, H.E. Mr. Bénédict de Cerjat, visited Karachi from 7 to 8 June 2022. Being the Patron-in-Chief, the Ambassador chaired the 164th meeting, marked with his farewell, of the Executive Committee of the Swiss Business Council, which is housing more than 50 companies representing Switzerland in Pakistan. 

Presentation by Dr. Reza Baqir, the Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the Swiss Embassy in Islamabad on February 3, 2022.

08.02.2022 — Press releases Pakistan
The Ambassador of Switzerland, H.E. Mr. Bénédict de Cerjat, hosted an address by the Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, Dr. Reza Baqir, on "the Economy of Pakistan" at his residence on 3 February 2022. In his opening remarks, Ambassador de Cerjat highlighted the importance of Swiss investments in Pakistan and praised the Swiss Business Council in Pakistan for its active support to more than 50 member companies. He termed the increased autonomy of SBP and the revival of the IMF programme as positive developments and listed inflation, low economic growth, current account deficit and balance of payment as the key challenges.

Ambassador Bénédict de Cerjat’s visit to Peshawar

27.01.2022 — Press releases Pakistan
Ambassador Bénédict de Cerjat met with key officials of the government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including the Governor, the Speaker of the Provincial Assembly and the Finance/Health Minister on January 24-25 in Peshawar to discuss the entire gamut of bilateral relations between Switzerland and Pakistan. 

Switzerland and Pakistan: 11th round of Political Consultations to strengthen bilateral relations

12.11.2021 — Press releases Pakistan
Islamabad, November 12, 2021: Ambassador Raphael Nägeli, the Assistant State Secretary for Asia-Pacific of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of Switzerland, met with the Additional Secretary Europe, Dr. Muhammad Tariq at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Friday, 12 November 2021 to hold the 11th round of bilateral Political Consultations between Switzerland and Pakistan.  

Senior Swiss migration official visits Pakistan to assess Afghan refugee situation (Islamabad, 21-22 October 2021)

27.10.2021 — Local news Pakistan
A Swiss delegation led by Ambassador Vincenzo Mascioli, Director  of International Cooperation at the Swiss State Secretariat for Migration, visited Islamabad from 21-22 October 2021 to hold meetings with high-level Pakistani government officials and international partners. The objective of the visit was to assess the situation of Afghan refugees in Pakistan.

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