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Bilateral relations Switzerland–Dominica

Diplomatic and economic relations between Switzerland and Dominica are good but limited in scope. The Swiss embassy in the Dominican Republic represents Swiss interests in Dominica.

Key aspects of diplomatic relations

The Swiss embassy in Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic) represents Swiss interests in Dominica. Since May 2011, the regional consular centre in Santo Domingo has been in charge of consular services.

Treaty database

Government of Dominica

Caribbean Community CARICOM

Economic cooperation

Dominica has a primarily tourism-based economy. Switzerland does little trade with Dominica, importing no goods in 2020. During the same year, Switzerland exported CHF 300,000 of goods, mainly machinery and electronic devices.

Trade promotion, Switzerland Global Enterprise SGE

Cooperation in education, research and innovation

Researchers from Dominica can apply to the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation SERI for Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships.

Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Scholars and Artists, (SERI)

Swiss nationals in Dominica

At the end of 2020 there were 20 Swiss nationals living in Dominica.

History of bilateral relations

Last update 26.01.2022

Contact

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