Neighbouring French regions back Macron for president

Neighbouring French regions back Macron for president

May 8, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
French regions neighboring Switzerland joined the rest of the country in voting for Emmanuel Macron for the new presi...
Frontaliers warned to act on health insurance now

Frontaliers warned to act on health insurance now

May 3, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
Border workers living in France are being warned to make sure their health insurance is sorted out by September &ndas...
Swiss politicians say Le Pen win would be bad for Switzerland

Swiss politicians say Le Pen win would be bad for Switzerland

April 24, 2017, 7:02 a.m.
Several Swiss politicians have reacted to the first round of the French presidential elections saying they’re r...
Frontaliers carefully watching French presidential election

Frontaliers carefully watching French presidential election

April 13, 2017, 6:58 a.m.
Frontalier workers are watching with interest the French presidential campaign. The two mainstream candidates, Franco...
Swiss field to become French

Swiss field to become French

April 10, 2017, 6:50 a.m.
A small Swiss farmer’s field is to become French next year. The field on the border between France and Switzerl...
Murder suspect confesses to killing Geneva pensioner

Murder suspect confesses to killing Geneva pensioner

March 16, 2017, 5:40 a.m.
A man has confessed to killing a Geneva pensioner following the discovery of the 73-year-old woman’s body more ...
Man arrested after hit and run in La Clusaz

Man arrested after hit and run in La Clusaz

Feb. 24, 2017, 6:16 a.m.
French police have arrested a man after a hit and run accident left two British tourists seriously injured in the ski...
Protestors outside French consulate in Geneva

Protestors outside French consulate in Geneva

Feb. 24, 2017, 6:12 a.m.
Around 200 gathered yesterday outside the French consulate in Geneva to protest police violence in France against min...
France cashes in on cross-border shoppers

France cashes in on cross-border shoppers

Jan. 10, 2017, 9:38 a.m.
Despite signs being put up at the border around the Geneva region over Christmas – cross border shopping looks ...
Man clings to roof of stolen car

Man clings to roof of stolen car

Jan. 6, 2017, 5:50 a.m.
A car owner, identified only as Osama, held on to the roof of his own car while it was being driven at 130 kph on the...
Grand Genève calls on Bern for transport investment

Grand Genève calls on Bern for transport investment

Dec. 9, 2016, 10:46 a.m.
Representatives from Grand Genève, which covers Geneva, Vaud and neighboring France have sent a proposal to Be...
French village ordered to take down Virgin Mary statue

French village ordered to take down Virgin Mary statue

Dec. 5, 2016, 10:07 a.m.
The French village of Publier, near Evian on the banks of Lake Geneva, has been ordered to remove a statue of the Vir...
Swiss based French voters prefer Fillon

Swiss based French voters prefer Fillon

Nov. 29, 2016, 9:47 a.m.
French nationals living in Switzerland seem to be backing the pro-business presidential candidate Francois Fillon ove...
Airport legal dispute between France and Switzerland resolved

Airport legal dispute between France and Switzerland resolved

Aug. 11, 2016, 9:06 a.m.
A legal spat between Geneva and France which prevented 200 people from taking up jobs at the airport has been resolve...
200 jobs at Geneva airport in doubt due to legal dispute with France

200 jobs at Geneva airport in doubt due to legal dispute with France

July 29, 2016, 8:44 a.m.
A legal spat between Geneva and France is preventing 200 people from taking up jobs at the airport. French authoriti...
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