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Do you travel or live abroad? Well, you’ve come to the right place! The Soliswiss Forum offers well-researched articles about emigrating, travelling, globetrotting and returning home. Also, the Forum offers our members the opportunity to tell their stories and share their tips with the entire Soliswiss community.


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Durchstarten in der neuen Heimat: Diese fünf Dinge gilt es zu beachten

Worldwide, 05/02/2021

Auswandern kann so schön sein, doch manchmal endet der Traum im Albtraum. Diese 5 Dinge sollten Sie beachten, damit Sie im neuen Land durchstarten können.

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Die Fünfte Schweiz – ein Volk der Doppelbürger/innen

Worldwide, 05/01/2021

Unter den Auslandschweizer/innen hat die absolute Mehrheit mittlerweile mehr als nur einen Pass. Aus gutem Grund: Die Doppel- oder Mehrfachbürgerschaft bringt wichtige Vorteile für ausgewanderte Schweizer/innen – allerdings auch ein paar potenzielle Nachteile.

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(Deutsch) 8 Buchtipps rund ums Thema Auswandern

Worldwide, 03/12/2020

(Deutsch) Wollen Sie auswandern oder suchen Sie eine Geschenkidee für jemanden, der genau dies vorhat? Hier finden Sie acht Buchtipps, die sich auf die eine oder andere Art mit dem Thema Auswandern auseinandersetzen.

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Hotspots are places, where a significant percentage of Soliswiss members is living or which are frequently visited by travellers. At the same time, Hotspots show a high risk due to political factors. Emigrants, travelers and interested people receive here an assessment of the situation and its further development. Hotspots analysis are based on scientific reviews, reports and data.

South Africa: South Africa at the Crossroads: How Expropriations of White Farmers Could Threaten Political StabilityNicaragua: Nicaragua: A Country Plunged into ChaosWorldwide: On the War Front: Up Close and Personal

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South Africa at the Crossroads: How Expropriations of White Farmers Could Threaten Political Stability

South Africa, 12/12/2018

Stunning scenery, breath-taking wildlife, vibrant cities – South Africa is one of the most popular destinations for Swiss tourists and emigrants. However, we increasingly receive alarming reports of violence, unemployment and a threatening wave of expropriations. What is happening in South Africa? How safe is it?

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Country Ranking 2020

The Soliswiss riskindex reports an assessment of the current risks in a certain Country. The index is based on five data records. The calculation results in a point value for each country of maximum 50 points in total. the higher the points, the higher the political risk.


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Political Risk Analysis

Civil war, strikes or simmering conflicts – numerous factors might pose a threat to your personal security. The political risk analysis investigates the current situation and provides an assessment thereof. Here you’ll find what a political risk is, who gets affected and how you can benefit from the risk analysis.

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Do you live outside of Switzerland?

Do you have information which you would like to share with us? Have you experienced hazards and risks personally and would like to report on your report on your experience and inform other members transparently? Now write your entry on a Soliswiss platform!

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Do you already know all the Swiss Clubs?

Swiss clubs offer you an ideal opportunity to meet other expats in a new country. Find your Swiss club abroad now and get in touch with your compatriots living in your destination country.

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