Trading company Gunvor fined

Trading company Gunvor fined

Oct. 18, 2019, 9:07 a.m.
The Geneva commodities trading company Gunvor has been ordered to pay CHF 94m in fines and compensation after the Swi...
Overrunning roadworks cause chaos in Geneva

Overrunning roadworks cause chaos in Geneva

Oct. 17, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
Thousands of Geneva commuters were held up on the way to work yesterday morning as overnight roadworks overran.
Facebook cryptocurrency launches in Geneva

Facebook cryptocurrency launches in Geneva

Oct. 15, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
Facebook’s new cryptocurrency project has been officially launched in Geneva. 
Geneva police force interpreter to walk 2km home in dark

Geneva police force interpreter to walk 2km home in dark

Oct. 14, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
Geneva police are apologizing to an interpreter who works for them after dropping the woman off at the border and for...
Geneva holds 'Mad Pride' for World Mental Health Day

Geneva holds 'Mad Pride' for World Mental Health Day

Oct. 11, 2019, 9:09 a.m.
500 people gathered in Geneva yesterday as part of ‘Mad Pride’ on World Mental Health Day.
Town hall roof collapses in major fire in canton Geneva

Town hall roof collapses in major fire in canton Geneva

Oct. 10, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
Three people have been injured and a town hall is in ruins after a major fire in Satigny in canton Geneva.
Geneva commuters using more public transport

Geneva commuters using more public transport

Oct. 10, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Commuters in the Grand Genève region are using public transport more and shunning the car. 
Higher-priced tickets for Léman Express travelling through France

Higher-priced tickets for Léman Express travelling through France

Oct. 8, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
The new Léman Express rail network starts in December. 
Grand Theatre water damaged after years of renovation

Grand Theatre water damaged after years of renovation

Oct. 7, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
The newly renovated Grand Theatre in Geneva suffered significant damage after the sprinkler system went off two morni...
Geneva building closed due to possible collapse danger

Geneva building closed due to possible collapse danger

Oct. 4, 2019, 5:58 a.m.
Are there several buildings in Geneva on the verge of collapsing? Concerns have been raised after a building in Se...
Geneva hospital to trial unmanned drone ambulance

Geneva hospital to trial unmanned drone ambulance

Oct. 3, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Geneva University Hospital has agreed to be involved with the development of an unmanned drone ambulance. 
Geothermal plant to cut CO2 emissions in Geneva

Geothermal plant to cut CO2 emissions in Geneva

Oct. 2, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
It’s hoped a new geothermal plant being built on the shores of Lake Geneva will cut CO2 emissions in the canton.
A thousand gather in Geneva in memory of boy, 4, found in river

A thousand gather in Geneva in memory of boy, 4, found in river

Sept. 30, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
About a thousand people gathered in central Geneva yesterday in memory of a 4-year-old boy who was found dead in the ...
New cyber-security NGO makes Geneva home

New cyber-security NGO makes Geneva home

Sept. 27, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
Geneva has a new non-governmental organization which will further strengthen the city’s role as a centre of cyb...
Climate marches planned around Switzerland

Climate marches planned around Switzerland

Sept. 27, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A series of marches to highlight the threat of climate change are planned over the next couple of days. 
Street lights off inspired Geneva residents to stargaze

Street lights off inspired Geneva residents to stargaze

Sept. 27, 2019, 9 a.m.
The darkness was not total and there was some cloud – but on the whole, people in Geneva took the opportunity f...
Geneva and Vaud to witness night sky beauty tonight

Geneva and Vaud to witness night sky beauty tonight

Sept. 26, 2019, 9:33 a.m.
Large areas of Grand Genève will be plunged into darkness tonight as communes in Switzerland and France have a...
Man jailed for the abuse of 19 girls aged 5 to 9

Man jailed for the abuse of 19 girls aged 5 to 9

Sept. 26, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A man has been jailed for six years and banned from working with children for 10 years after being convicted by a Gen...
Geneva police search for father of dead boy, 4

Geneva police search for father of dead boy, 4

Sept. 25, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
Geneva police have launched a manhunt after a 4-year-old boy was found dead near a dam on the Rhone River in Verbois ...
Drivers and cyclists warned to take care during street light turn-off

Drivers and cyclists warned to take care during street light turn-off

Sept. 24, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
Police and road safety experts are warning to take care on Thursday night in Geneva as the street lights will be swit...
Geneva airport sees busiest summer ever

Geneva airport sees busiest summer ever

Sept. 24, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Despite environmental protests and calls for people to stop flying – Geneva airport had its busiest summer ever.
View the Milky Way without light pollution this Thursday around Geneva

View the Milky Way without light pollution this Thursday around Geneva

Sept. 23, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
The lights will be going out across Geneva and neighbouring France later this week.
Coty cosmetics company to fire half of Geneva workforce

Coty cosmetics company to fire half of Geneva workforce

Sept. 20, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
The US cosmetics company Coty says it will be firing more than half of its Geneva workforce as part of a global cost-...
CERN Open Days this weekend - watch out for road closures

CERN Open Days this weekend - watch out for road closures

Sept. 13, 2019, 6:39 a.m.
CERN Open Days is this weekend – which will mean traffic and travel disruption in the border area between Meyri...
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