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Neue Zürcher Zeitung

Founded in 1780, the Neue Zürcher Zeitung is Switzerland's leading quality paper and highly influential throughout the German-speaking world. Politically it is closely aligned with the liberal Free Democratic Party. The paper owes its good reputation to its business and culture sections and its extensive coverage of foreign affairs via a large correspondent network.

Medium: daily
Political orientation: Liberal-conservative
Circulation: 109,000 (2014)
Frequency of publication: Monday to Saturday
Visits per month: 10.000.000 - 20.000.000
Online payment model: Some content subject to a charge

Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Publisher: Neue Zürcher Zeitung AG
Area of distribution: Nationwide
Established: 1780

Falkenstrasse 11, 8021 Zürich
Phone: 0041 44 258 15 30
Twitter: @NZZ

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1.  Neue Zürcher Zeitung - Switzerland | 15/09/2015

Exodus to Europe: German solidarity has its limits

There are limits to how much solidarity Germany can show with the refugees, the liberal-conservative daily Neue Zürcher Zeitung warns: "It may not fit in ... » more

2.  Neue Zürcher Zeitung - Switzerland | 28/07/2015

Erdoğan exploiting fight against PKK

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan officially declared the end of the peace process with the Kurds on Tuesday. For him, the fight against the PKK ... » more

3.  Neue Zürcher Zeitung - Switzerland | 30/06/2015

Monetary union obsolete

Europe must scrap the monetary union entirely, write the Basel-based economists Lukas Hohl and Rolf Weder in the liberal-conservative Neue Zürcher Zeitung, describing this as ... » more

4.  Neue Zürcher Zeitung - Switzerland | 07/05/2015

Democracy needs monitoring of secret services

The latest spying scandal over collaboration between Germany's foreign intelligence agency, the BND, and the US's NSA highlights the extent to which liberal principles and ... » more

5.  Neue Zürcher Zeitung - Switzerland | 27/11/2014

Germany's women's quota only fights symptoms

As of 2016 German companies will be required to have a minimum 30 percent of their board positions filled by women, the German government decided ... » more

6.  Neue Zürcher Zeitung - Switzerland | 18/12/2013

Freedom of opinon includes denying genocide

The European Court of Human Rights ruled on Tuesday that a Swiss judgement against Turkish politician Doğu Perinçek for racial discrimination violates the right to freedom ... » more

7.  Neue Zürcher Zeitung - Switzerland | 16/10/2013

Don't saddle taxpayers with bank debts

Bailing out the banks at the expense of the Irish taxpayers was a mistake, the liberal-conservative Neue Zürcher Zeitung comments and calls for the EU ... » more

8.  Neue Zürcher Zeitung - Switzerland | 16/05/2013

Obama's position increasingly weak

US President Barack Obama announced on Wednesday the resignation of the director of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Steven Miller, after the tax agency came ... » more

9.  Neue Zürcher Zeitung - Switzerland | 03/04/2013

Political price for weapons will rise

The global arms treaty will be an effective instrument even though Iran, Syria and North Korea voted against it, the liberal-conservative daily Neue Zürcher Zeitung ... » more

10.  Neue Zürcher Zeitung - Switzerland | 29/01/2013

German media love an apocalyptic mood

The debate over the alleged sexist comments by the liberal FDP's top candidate Rainer Brüderle, sparked by an article in the news magazine Stern, continues ... » more


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