Economy Measure Code Measure Currency Code Amount (Local) Amount (USD) Source Details
Switzerland 05 05 - Health and income support CHF/CHE/CHW 53,572,800,000 55,953,348,536
Switzerland 05A 05A - Health support CHF/CHE/CHW 588,500,000 614,650,450 Federal Council. https://www.admin.ch/gov/en/start/documentation/media-releases.msg-id-79584.html (accessed 29 June 2020). Federal Council. https://www.admin.ch/gov/en/start/documentation/media-releases.msg-id-80005.html (accessed 11 July 2020). Federal Council. https://www.admin.ch/gov/en/start/documentation/media-releases.msg-id-80051.html (accessed 15 August 2020).

(i) No amount/estimate: June 24, Federal government will assume the cost of testing for COVID-19 and eliminates the retention fee for patients; (ii) July 8, CHF300 million for procurement of 4.5 million doses of vaccine from Moderna; (iii) August 12, CHF288.5 million government will assume all costs of COVID-19 testing.

Switzerland 05B 05B - Income support CHF/CHE/CHW 52,984,300,000 55,338,698,086 Federal Deparment of Economic Affairs. https://www.wbf.admin.ch/wbf/de/home/dokumentation/nsb-news_list.msg-id-79716.html (accessed 02 July 2020). IMF. https://www.imf.org/en/Topics/imf-and-covid19/Policy-Responses-to-COVID-19 (accessed 21 May 2020, 06 June 2020); State Secretariat for Economic Affairs. https://www.seco.admin.ch/seco/de/home/seco/nsb-news.msg-id-78573.html (accessed 19 April 2020); Federal Council. https://www.efd.admin.ch/efd/de/home/dokumentation/nsb-news_list.msg-id-78813.html (accessed 19 April 2020); Federal Council. https://www.efd.admin.ch/efd/de/home/dokumentation/nsb-news_list.msg-id-79056.html (accessed 14 May 2020). WBF. https://www.wbf.admin.ch/wbf/de/home/dokumentation/nsb-news_list.msg-id-79188.html (accessed 21 May 2020). MENAFN. https://menafn.com/1100273248/Switzerland-Parliament-approves-extra-CHF149-billion-for-Covid-relief (accessed 12 June 2020). Federal Council. https://www.wbf.admin.ch/wbf/de/home/dokumentation/nsb-news_list.msg-id-80053.html (accessed 13 August 2020). Federal Council. https://www.admin.ch/gov/en/start/documentation/media-releases.msg-id-80051.html (accessed 15 August 2020).

(i) March 13, up to CHF8 billion for partial unemployment compensation; (ii) March 13, CHF1 billion for financial aid to particularly affected firms; (iii) March 13, CHF0.42 billion compensation for cancelled events; (iv) March 20, CHF12 billion for (a) temporary, interest-free deferral of social-security contribution payments; (b) extended payment periods for taxes and payables to federal suppliers; (c) extension of short-time work allowance; and (d) compensation for loss of earnings; (v) March 25, The Federal Council announced a set of additional measures to support the economy, which are estimated to cost around CHF600 million per month in unemployment insurance; vi) April 16, Extension of the right to corona-replacement earnings to the self-employed (CHF1.3 billion over a two-month period). Parents with special-needs children may receive benefits until the child reaches 20 years of age (CHF33 million over a six-month period); (vii) April 22, the FC extended the loss compensation for the self-employed to May 16 even if they had reopened their business on an earlier date; (viii) May 8, Support worth CHF65 million for childcare institutions that have lost earnings due to the coronavirus pandemic; (ix) May 20, CHF75 million financial support to the private institutions of family-supplementary childcare for childcare contributions from parents; (x) May 20, CHF20 million support for the wine industry; (xi) May 20, CHF14.2 billion additional unemployment insurance funding; (xii) June 4, CHF14.9 billion agreed by parliament, most will go towards unemployment insurance which finances short-time work compensation; (xiii) No amount/estimate: As of mid-June, assistance to self-employed has been lower than budgeted; (xiv) No amount/estimate: July 1, extended the maximum period for receiving short-time work compensation from twelve months to eighteen months; companies can continue to receive government support for short-time work compensation (KAE) effective September 1, 2020 until December 31, 2021; (xv) No amount/estimate: August 12, amended and extended the COVID-19 regulation on unemployment insurance; (xvi) August 12, CHF221.3 increase in the railway infrastructure fund; (xvii) August 12, CHF150 million financial stabilization of Skyguide (air navigation service provider). .

Switzerland 09 09 - International Assistance Provided CHF/CHE/CHW 9,309,351,129 9,723,019,300
Switzerland 09A 09A - Swaps CHF/CHE/CHW
Switzerland 09B 09B - International loans/grants CHF/CHE/CHW 9,309,351,129 9,723,019,300 United Nations MPTF. http://mptf.undp.org/factsheet/fund/COV00 (accessed 28 May 2020). Federal Council. https://www.efd.admin.ch/efd/de/home/dokumentation/nsb-news_list.msg-id-79512.html (accessed June 25 2020). Federal Council. https://www.admin.ch/gov/en/start/documentation/media-releases.msg-id-79512.html (accessed 29 June 2020). Federal Council. https://www.admin.ch/gov/en/start/documentation/media-releases.msg-id-79668.html (accessed 04 July 2020).

(i) As of June 12, USD8.2million committed to the United Nations (UN) COVID-19 Response and Recovery Multi-Partner Trust Fund (COVID-19 MPTF); (ii) June 19, CHF8.5 billion Federal Council decide to make contributions to IMF which are for (a) securing the regular funds of the IMF, (b) supporting lower-income countries to deal with the COVID-19 Pandemic, and (c) relieving Somalian debt; (iii) June 19, Federal Council guaranteed the Swiss National Bank's recent credit line to the IMF's Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust (PRGT) up to CHF 800 million; (iv) CHF1.5 million start-up funding to support the production of low-cost ventilators for developing economies through the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.

Switzerland 11 11 - Other Economic Measures CHF/CHE/CHW OECD. http://www.oecd.org/coronavirus/en/ (accessed 13 April 2020). Federal Council. https://www.admin.ch/gov/de/start/dokumentation/medienmitteilungen.msg-id-78872.html (accessed 28 May 2020).

(i) On April 3rd the Federal Council announced the coordination of the supply of important medical products; (ii) The Federal Council mentioned the possibility of restricting exports of important medical products and the possibility to impose the production of some of these medical goods; (iii) May 20, the Federal Council dealt with the gradual phase-out of some COVID measures.