Bitesize News from Tuesday, June 21st, 2022
The news stories here are written for radio and designed to be read in under a minute.
Geneva Airport preparing for busy summer
Geneva airport is preparing for a busy summer.
Bar owner jailed for lock down violations
A bar owner in canton Zurich has been jailed for flagrant breaking of the covid restrictions.
Cannabis is 'economically inefficient'
Cannabis consumption in Switzerland is worth around a billion francs a year – but a study by the University of Geneva says that money is inefficient and another approach which does not involve prohibition, would be more widely beneficial.
Geneva and French fire teams battle field blaze
Geneva and French firefighters joined forces yesterday to battle a series of fires that had broken out in fields near the neighbouring French town of Viry, not far from Soral.
Need a Covid booster to travel? That's CHF 60
If you need a Covid booster shot to travel – you’re going to have to pay for it.