Geneva to have more inclusive pedestrian crossing signs

Geneva to have more inclusive pedestrian crossing signs

Jan. 17, 2020, 9:19 a.m.
The city of Geneva is to change the road signs that warn of a pedestrian crossing ahead.
This winter's flu epidemic arrives

This winter's flu epidemic arrives

Jan. 16, 2020, 8:38 a.m.
The flu epidemic has arrived in Switzerland – but this year’s flu vaccinations should cover the three dif...
Village evacuated after kilo of explosives found

Village evacuated after kilo of explosives found

Jan. 15, 2020, 9:28 a.m.
More than 60 people had to be evacuated from the village of Presinge in canton Geneva as the bomb squad destroyed a k...
Geneva pollution sticker plan stopped by courts

Geneva pollution sticker plan stopped by courts

Jan. 15, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
Geneva’s plan for all cars to show a sticker to determine how polluting it is has been stopped by the courts.
Campaign against new Geneva car park forces issue to vote

Campaign against new Geneva car park forces issue to vote

Jan. 14, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
Campaigners against a massive new underground car park in Geneva have collected double the number of signatures requi...
Unattended bags cause flight delays at Geneva airport

Unattended bags cause flight delays at Geneva airport

Jan. 13, 2020, 9:31 a.m.
Hundreds of passengers at Geneva airport had to be evacuated yesterday morning as two bags had been left unattended i...
Protesters march in Geneva for more pedestrianised areas

Protesters march in Geneva for more pedestrianised areas

Jan. 13, 2020, 9:06 a.m.
A couple of hundred protestors marched in the St Gervais area of Geneva on Saturday, calling for more pedestrianised ...
Copycat orchestra leaves concert-goers fuming

Copycat orchestra leaves concert-goers fuming

Jan. 10, 2020, 10:01 a.m.
Concert goers in Geneva are fuming after they shelled out more than CHF 100 for a concert they thought was by a famou...
Geneva opposes Lake Geneva autoroute plan on French side

Geneva opposes Lake Geneva autoroute plan on French side

Jan. 9, 2020, 9:13 a.m.
The City of Geneva has contacted a French law firm to fight the decision to give the go-ahead to a new autoroute whic...
Not a great time to buy Swiss property

Not a great time to buy Swiss property

Jan. 8, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
Renting a home in Switzerland is slightly cheaper – but buying a property will cost you more.
Woman hit by commuter train dies

Woman hit by commuter train dies

Jan. 7, 2020, 9:18 a.m.
A woman has died after being hit by a Geneva commuter train in France.
Construction fault building in Geneva cannot be saved

Construction fault building in Geneva cannot be saved

Jan. 6, 2020, 9:32 a.m.
Engineers have determined there’s no saving a building on the Rue de la Servette in Geneva.
Geneva banning plastic bags 2020

Geneva banning plastic bags 2020

Dec. 20, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
Free plastic bags will be banned in Geneva from January 1st.
Global Refugee Forum considered a success

Global Refugee Forum considered a success

Dec. 19, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
The first Global Refugee Forum has ended in Geneva with delegates promising to spend nearly USD 8bn.
Woman found dead in apartment in Chêne-Bourg

Woman found dead in apartment in Chêne-Bourg

Dec. 19, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
A man has been arrested in Geneva after a woman was found dead in an apartment in Chêne-Bourg.
Major accident in Geneva holds up traffic

Major accident in Geneva holds up traffic

Dec. 19, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
A major accident in the middle of Geneva caused disruptions for much of yesterday afternoon.
Man shot by police dies in hospital

Man shot by police dies in hospital

Dec. 18, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
The man shot by a Geneva police officer on Monday has died in hospital.
Police shoot when called to investigate domestic disturbance

Police shoot when called to investigate domestic disturbance

Dec. 17, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
Geneva police shot an injured a man when called to a domestic disturbance in Acacias yesterday morning.
Passengers praise Léman Express on launch day

Passengers praise Léman Express on launch day

Dec. 16, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
The new Léman Express train network launched yesterday. 
Léman Express officially inaugurated

Léman Express officially inaugurated

Dec. 13, 2019, 7:19 a.m.
The new Léman Express train service was officially inaugurated yesterday in Geneva. 
Care workers demonstrate outside Geneva Uni Hospital

Care workers demonstrate outside Geneva Uni Hospital

Dec. 12, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Care workers have been demonstrating outside the Geneva University Hospital saying they deserve higher pay as their r...
Three Geneva beneft from government grants

Three Geneva beneft from government grants

Dec. 11, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
Three organizations working for peace in Geneva will get a grant from the Swiss government of CHF 128m for the next t...
Geneva finally installs automatic immigration gates

Geneva finally installs automatic immigration gates

Dec. 11, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
Geneva airport has installed automatic immigration gates for the first time.
Trump administration puts WTO future under threat

Trump administration puts WTO future under threat

Dec. 10, 2019, 9:38 a.m.
The future of the Geneva based World Trade Organization is under threat as the system designed to enforce trading rul...
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