Switzerland to join G20 summit 2020

Switzerland to join G20 summit 2020

Dec. 5, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Switzerland will be going to the G20 summit next year. 
French strike to affect Swiss railways

French strike to affect Swiss railways

Dec. 5, 2019, 10 a.m.
Swiss Railways are warning passengers strike action in France will severely impact cross border services over the nex...
Cheque for 100m Euro seized at Italian border

Cheque for 100m Euro seized at Italian border

Dec. 5, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
Italian border guards have seized one of the largest cheques they’ve ever seen – 100m Euro.
Swiss cities not as popular as Asian cities for expats

Swiss cities not as popular as Asian cities for expats

Dec. 5, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
Although expats say Swiss cities offer a good quality of life – the country is not high on the list of desirabl...
Man caught speeding drives car into camera

Man caught speeding drives car into camera

Dec. 5, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
A man caught speeding by a camera in Winterthur only made a bad situation worse.
More electric cars on the road

More electric cars on the road

Dec. 4, 2019, 9:58 a.m.
There are more electric cars on the roads than ever before. 
Parliament votes to charge patients using hospital emergency units

Parliament votes to charge patients using hospital emergency units

Dec. 4, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
The lower House of Parliament has voted in favour of charging patients CHF 50 for using the emergency units at hospit...
Bus lane to be built between UN and French border

Bus lane to be built between UN and French border

Dec. 4, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
Geneva transport authorities have given the go ahead for a kilometre-long bus lane to run along the Route de Ferney w...
French police shoot escaped llama

French police shoot escaped llama

Dec. 4, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
French police say they had no option other than to shoot an escaped llama.
Family films van robbery outside home

Family films van robbery outside home

Dec. 4, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
A dramatic video of yet another armoured van raid in French speaking Switzerland is going viral.
Léman Express to launch in under 2 weeks

Léman Express to launch in under 2 weeks

Dec. 3, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
The launch of the new rail network is less than two weeks away.
Swissmint to issue commemorative Roger Federer coin

Swissmint to issue commemorative Roger Federer coin

Dec. 3, 2019, 9:38 a.m.
Swissmint is to issue a commemorative coin to the tennis star Roger Federer.
Police fight to keep football fans apart

Police fight to keep football fans apart

Dec. 3, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
Police in Lucerne used rubber bullets and tear gas to keep groups of football fans apart on Sunday night.
Should prisoners be allowed access to assisted suicide?

Should prisoners be allowed access to assisted suicide?

Dec. 3, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
An argument is raging on whether prisoners sentenced to life should be able to make use of Switzerland’s assist...
Course de l'Escalade another success

Course de l'Escalade another success

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
Thousands ran through the streets of Geneva over the weekend as part of the Course de l’Escalade – with t...
Editorial concludes protests have no effect

Editorial concludes protests have no effect

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
There are more and more demonstrations in Switzerland and questions are being raised if they achieve anything –...
Flash charging bus goes global

Flash charging bus goes global

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
The flash charging electric bus, which has been running in Geneva for the last two years, is going global.
Swiss football fans linked to far-right organisations

Swiss football fans linked to far-right organisations

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
Several Swiss football fans have links with right wing organisations across Europe. 
Snowboarder dies after fall into crevasse

Snowboarder dies after fall into crevasse

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
An Italian snowboarder has died after he fell into a crevasse on the slopes of the Klein Matterhorn on Saturday after...
Drunk driver boxed in by fellow motorists

Drunk driver boxed in by fellow motorists

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A drunk woman driver was stopped by fellow motorists in Geneva when she was spotted zig-zagging on Friday evening wit...
Black Friday scams to be aware of

Black Friday scams to be aware of

Nov. 29, 2019, 10:19 a.m.
Today is Black Friday.
Politicians to discuss growth of Grand Genève

Politicians to discuss growth of Grand Genève

Nov. 29, 2019, 10:15 a.m.
Geneva politicians are calling for a big conversation about the region on how it should handle the economic growth ra...
Football fans riot in Bern after loss

Football fans riot in Bern after loss

Nov. 29, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
There were riots in Bern last night after the football club Young Boys lost a Europa league game against the Portugue...
NGOs pressure government to strengthen sexual violence laws

NGOs pressure government to strengthen sexual violence laws

Nov. 29, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
The government is being pressured to strengthen its sexual violence laws. 
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