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Znüni News – Tuesday June 8

The trend is downwards for infections, currently averaging at 508 new daily cases there is hope that the pandemic is slowing down, at least in Europe.

As of mid June children 12 year olds and up will be able to get vaccinated against Covid-19, once they have both vaccines the protection is 100% according to scientists.

Lucerne will be offering the chance to get spontaneously vaccinated by opening their vaccination centres to drop-ins 30 minutes before closing time. This will offer 9 people in Lucerne and 6 in Willisau daily the opportunity to get vaccinated without having an appointment.

Switzerland remains attractive to foreign investors with a growth of 25% in 2020 in investments from abroad.

Netflix, Disney + and Apple TV all stream in Switzerland, the country is now asking them to invest 4% of their gross earnings in the Swiss Film industry.

The rain caused land slides in the region of Zürich, expect loads more rain today before a return to warm sunny weather as of tomorrow.

Charlie Hartmann is the managing director of the Livingin organisation which focuses on helping international residents connect, grow and thrive in Switzerland.