Small village on Geneva border petitions against return of trafficApril 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 marchApril 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 trafficApril 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 lockdownApril 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 GenevaApril 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...
Uncertainty about how to reopen schools and creches effectivelyApril 24, 2020, 10:09 a.m.
It might not be possible to open all creches and schools in Geneva at the same time - according to cantonal authoriti...
Philanthropist reducing face mask deficit talks to WRSApril 24, 2020, 10:05 a.m.
A Geneva-based philanthropist has been telling World Radio Switzerland about his huge investment in obtaining million...
Restaurant regulars pre-pay for meals over fear that many will go bankruptApril 23, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
Restaurants in cantons Geneva and Vaud are asking regular clients to pre-pay for meals to make sure they can pay thei...
New Eaux-Vives beach opening behind scheduleApril 22, 2020, 9:33 a.m.
It’s uncertain if the multi-million-franc new beach at Eaux-Vives in Geneva will be open this summer.
Some Geneva borders to reopen during rush hourApril 20, 2020, 9:54 a.m.
Some more borders will be open for Geneva cross border workers from today.
Borders will not reopen to cyclists around GenevaApril 15, 2020, 10:41 a.m.
The Federal Customs Office is rejecting calls to reopen some borders around Geneva to cyclists.
Geneva-based philanthropist to set up 'air-bridge' between China and GenevaApril 15, 2020, 10:19 a.m.
The Geneva-based philanthropist Abdallah Chatila is spending CHF 130m on medical equipment and setting up an air-brid...
Geneva airport receives plane carrying CHF 3 million of medical equipment from ChinaApril 7, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
A plane carrying 92 tons of protective personal equipment for medical staff has landed at Geneva Airport.
Covid-19: Protests break out in Geneva's main prisonApril 6, 2020, 10:25 a.m.
There were protests inside Geneva’s main prison over the weekend - over concerns about Covid-19 infections.&nbs...
Two MSF medics support Geneva cantonal hospital staffApril 2, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
Two medics from Médicins Sans Frontières are supporting hospital staff at Geneva’s cantonal hospi...
Geneva police called to stop daily balcony choirApril 1, 2020, 10:14 a.m.
Is patience wearing thin?
Syrian refugees volunteer to help vulnerable during lockdownMarch 31, 2020, 10 a.m.
A group of 18 Syrian refugees living in Switzerland has been volunteering to help vulnerable people during the lockdo...
Evening curfew set in French border town to curb Covid-19 spreadMarch 25, 2020, 9:32 a.m.
The French town of St Julien en Genevois, which borders Geneva, has brought in an overnight curfew in an effort to cu...
Geneva Airport sees 97% fewer flightsMarch 25, 2020, 9:26 a.m.
Passenger flights from Geneva Airport have slumped by 97 %.
Geneva café feeds HUG hospital staffMarch 24, 2020, 9:02 a.m.
A popular lunch café in Geneva has been fund-raising to feed hospital staff at the HUG.
Helicopters to be used to police bordersMarch 23, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
Switzerland’s customs officials will begin using helicopters to police the borders - after reports of people br...
WHO asks all countries to prepare for Covid-19 outbreakMarch 19, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
The Geneva-based World Health Organisation has made a plea to all countries to prepare for the coronavirus.
Covid-19 in Geneva updateMarch 19, 2020, 9:14 a.m.
Geneva’s cantonal doctor - Jacques-André Romand has test positive for the coronavirus.
Drivers turned away and long queues as border crossings closeMarch 18, 2020, 9:58 a.m.
2,200 people were turned away at the Swiss border yesterday as they tried to cross into the country.