Indirect support for print media: Increase in delivery discounts for regional and local press

Bern, 13.12.2019 - In 2020, the discount applicable to postal deliveries of regional and local daily and weekly newspapers will rise to 27 centimes per copy, 2 centimes more than in 2019. Publications issued by clubs, associations and the like will continue to benefit from a discount of 18 centimes. The Federal Council set the level of discounts for postal deliveries of subscription newspapers and periodicals by Swiss Post on 13 December.


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