Swiss-Canadian vaccine to be tested on mice in Geneva

Swiss-Canadian vaccine to be tested on mice in Geneva

June 3, 2020, 9:38 a.m.
A joint Swiss-Canadian coronavirus vaccine is due to be tested on mice in Geneva.  If the tests go well, clinica...
New wave of bankruptcies expected over following weeks

New wave of bankruptcies expected over following weeks

June 3, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
The Geneva Department of Economic Development says it expects a wave of bankruptcies in the next few weeks. A spokesm...
Genève-Plage to limit visitors to 1,000

Genève-Plage to limit visitors to 1,000

June 2, 2020, 9:06 a.m.
Although Genève-Plage will reopen on June 10th, social distancing measures means numbers will be very limited....
Geneva and Zurich airports prepare for return of passengers

Geneva and Zurich airports prepare for return of passengers

May 29, 2020, 9:45 a.m.
Geneva and Zurich airports are gearing up to restart.
Geneva Motor Show may be cancelled until 2022

Geneva Motor Show may be cancelled until 2022

May 27, 2020, 10:42 a.m.
This year’s Geneva Motor Show was one of the first major cancellations at the start of the Covid-19 outbreak &n...
Hopes for International Geneva to gradually restart economic activities

Hopes for International Geneva to gradually restart economic activities

May 25, 2020, 10:07 a.m.
The Covid-19 shutdown has brought an end to International Geneva’s economy – but there is light at the of...
Bus service increased to help more access Geneva food bank

Bus service increased to help more access Geneva food bank

May 25, 2020, 9:39 a.m.
It was another busy weekend for those handing out food parcels in Geneva. 
4 men jailed over horrific attack on group of young women

4 men jailed over horrific attack on group of young women

May 22, 2020, 9:10 a.m.
Four men have been jailed by a French court after a horrific attack on a group of young women outside a Geneva nightc...
3 separate accidents cause havoc on A1 between Geneva and Lausanne

3 separate accidents cause havoc on A1 between Geneva and Lausanne

May 19, 2020, 9:20 a.m.
A series of three separate accidents on the A1 autoroute between Geneva and Lausanne caused havoc yesterday morning a...
Covid-19 figures jump whilst Geneva is most infected canton

Covid-19 figures jump whilst Geneva is most infected canton

May 15, 2020, 9:27 a.m.
The latest Covid-19 figures have shown a small jump over the last 24 hours – the Federal Health Office says 50 ...
Donate to the food drive in Geneva this weekend

Donate to the food drive in Geneva this weekend

May 15, 2020, 6:40 a.m.
Last weekend pictures of people queuing up for food handouts in Geneva went across the world as many were surprised t...
Geneva to create over 7km of new cycle lanes

Geneva to create over 7km of new cycle lanes

May 14, 2020, 10:11 a.m.
As the lockdown eases and more people are going back to work – there’s a new emphasis on mobility. 
Geneva airport predicts losses for the year

Geneva airport predicts losses for the year

May 13, 2020, 10:41 a.m.
Managers at Geneva airport are expecting to make a loss this year and air traffic volumes to fall 10%, taking it...
Commuter queues form as some borders reopen

Commuter queues form as some borders reopen

May 12, 2020, 9:44 a.m.
The Customs Administration says it hopes border queues will improve over the next few days. A spokeswoman for the off...
Uncertainty over reopening of swimming pools

Uncertainty over reopening of swimming pools

May 11, 2020, 9:43 a.m.
While we may be able to do a few more things from today, there is still uncertainty over when we may be able to use t...
Initial tests show Geneva nowhere near close to herd immunity

Initial tests show Geneva nowhere near close to herd immunity

May 8, 2020, 9:34 a.m.
Initial tests show that around 10% of the Geneva population have been exposed to the coronavirus, which would eq...
City of Geneva tries to prevent complete return to normal

City of Geneva tries to prevent complete return to normal

May 7, 2020, 9:57 a.m.
As the country prepares for a limited re-opening from Monday, the city of Geneva is keen not to have everything retur...
Geneva winegrowers fly in workers for the harvest

Geneva winegrowers fly in workers for the harvest

May 6, 2020, 9:42 a.m.
Geneva winegrowers are flying in workers to help with the harvest. 
Geneva bar owners investigated for reopening too early

Geneva bar owners investigated for reopening too early

May 5, 2020, 9:06 a.m.
A pair of Geneva bar owners are being questioned after they opened too early. 
Small village on Geneva border petitions against return of traffic

Small village on Geneva border petitions against return of traffic

April 30, 2020, 10:31 a.m.
Residents of the small Geneva border village of Soral have signed a petition calling for the border to be closed at c...
Police prepare in case of International Workers Day march

Police prepare in case of International Workers Day march

April 30, 2020, 10:03 a.m.
Police forces around the country are on alert in case marchers take to the streets tomorrow to mark International Wor...
Open letter to Geneva calls for better cycling routes to discourage pre-lockdown traffic

Open letter to Geneva calls for better cycling routes to discourage pre-lockdown traffic

April 29, 2020, 9:14 a.m.
A group of environmental and mobility associations are calling on canton Geneva to plan for better cycling routes and...
Flight prices expected to increase dramatically after lockdown

Flight prices expected to increase dramatically after lockdown

April 28, 2020, 10:04 a.m.
The era of cheap flights may be over – at least for a while. 
New international watch fair coming to Geneva

New international watch fair coming to Geneva

April 27, 2020, 9:19 a.m.
A new international watch fair in Geneva could be worth millions to the canton according to state councillor Pierre M...
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