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Strong Swiss franc 'threatens economic growth'

The Swiss National Bank says the strength of the country's franc threatens economic growth, as it reaches record levels against major world currencies.

There is concern that Switzerland export market and tourism industry will be affected.

Imogen Foulkes reports.

  • 14 Jan 2011
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