Country and Currency Information

Switzerland
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Time Zone (GMT):+1
Population:8,014,000
Capital City:Berne
Largest City:Zürich
Currency:Swiss Francs = 100 centimes
Currency Code:CHF
Banknote Denominations:10 / 20 / 50 / 100 / 200 / 1,000
Exchangeable Currencies:All major
* Lowest Returnable Note:10
Additional Information:A new series of banknotes started to be released in 2016

* When selling currency back to most bureaux. Coins are generally NOT returnable.

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Switzerland
Tuesday 20 April 2021 4:29pm
Updated information on COVID-19 restrictions for public places and services; restaurants, bars and clubs have now reopened ('Coronavirus' page)

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