Plans for luxury tourist complex in Andermatt
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Will luxury complex bring prosperity to Swiss town?

Its one of the biggest building projects ever undertaken in the Swiss Alps, a multi-million dollar scheme to build a luxury tourism complex.

Its backers believe a mix of high-end hotels and apartments will bring new prosperity to the tiny town of Andermatt.

But in difficult economic times can a luxury resort attract buyers?

Imogen Foulkes reports.

  • 30 Oct 2011
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