Bitesize News

  • SNB cuts rates

    The Swiss National Bank has cut interest rates once again. It’s down by another quarter of a percent at 1.25%.

  • Switzerland is a 'pimp state'

    The UN Special Rapporteur on violence against women and girls has singled out Switzerland for its stance on prostitution and called it a ‘pimp state.’

  • High water alert for Rhône

    The Federal Environment Office is warning water levels in the Rhône River and Lake Geneva are very high.

  • Bar TV ban causes stir

    The decision by the City of Geneva to ban bars showing the football on the terraces until the quarter finals is beginning to cause a rift in the municipal council.

  • French mayor pushes for 'cross border' card

    The mayor of the bordering French town, Annemasse, says he’d like to see a residents of Grand Genève have a ‘cross border citizen card’.

  • More Old Town traffic controls

    There’ll be more restrictions on traffic in Geneva’s Old Town, starting next week.

Podcasts

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    Local Sports this weekend

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    Swiss News Pod

    The daily news from Switzerland as read live on the WRS Breakfast Show

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    Tech at Home 2

    The need for privacy

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    Cancer Support Switzerland 3

    Fundraising

  • Listen Again

    Anna Bory talks Miloo; the bike that's changing how we think about mobility

    Packed with features you don't find on other roadbikes, Miloo began when Anna and her co-founders felt the mobility industry could simply do better

  • Job Tales

    The Job Tale of Data Scientist - Lorraine Mcdowell

    This is the job of a Data Scientist who was initially inspired to resolve her friend’s migraine troubles

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