Geneva abnormally plagued by summer traffic jamsAug. 12, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
Normally during the summer, Geneva traffic is lighter as schools are out and many are away.
Gotthard Tunnel saw 9km tailbacks over weekendAug. 10, 2020, 10:02 a.m.
Weekend traffic at the Gotthard Tunnel led to delays of more than an hour at the southern entrance as many holiday-ma...
Hot weather weekend brings about a number of tragedies across countryAug. 10, 2020, 9:55 a.m.
The hot weekend weather brought thousands out to enjoy the lakes and mountains – but some never made it home.&n...
Body of washed away 6-year-old found in Lake GenevaJuly 28, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
The body of a 6-year-old girl who was washed away in a storm last summer has been found in Lake Geneva.
Dinghy disaster dodged on the LimmatJuly 6, 2020, 8:42 a.m.
The hot weather over the weekend brought out the rubber dinghies onto the rivers – but several missed an exit p...
Geneva winegrowers to open cellars every Saturday over summerJune 24, 2020, 9:40 a.m.
In an effort to make up for the loss of the Geneva winegrowers’ annual open cellars event, which was supposed t...
Eaux-Vives beach to be finished by end of AugustJune 17, 2020, 10:37 a.m.
Work on the new beach in Eaux-Vives in Geneva will be finished by the end of August.
Summer jobs being cut due to pandemicJune 16, 2020, 8:59 a.m.
The pandemic is likely to have an impact on young people looking for a summer job.
Tourist industry set for bleak summer seasonMay 29, 2020, 9:39 a.m.
Despite efforts to get all of us to take our summer breaks in Switzerland – it will be a bleak season for the t...
Borders may open in time for beach vacationMay 13, 2020, 10:35 a.m.
Taking a break on a beach could be possible this summer. The Swiss government is in discussion with France, Germany a...
Swiss urged to take summer vacation in SwitzerlandMay 11, 2020, 9:47 a.m.
With international travel so uncertain this summer, we’re all being urged to take our vacations in Switzerland....
More openings to come ahead of summer but groups of 6+ still bannedApril 30, 2020, 10:15 a.m.
Other openings from May will be primary and secondary schools, some sports will be allowed and public transport will ...
Switzerland prepares for Covid-19 second wave over summerApril 29, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
While the current rate of infections is flattening, experts are now preparing for a second wave which may hit in July...
Tourism sector pleads case for reopening by summerApril 27, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
Representatives from the tourism sector met federal councillors in Bern yesterday to plead their case for reopening b...
Hot, dry summer predictedApril 21, 2020, 10:03 a.m.
Weather experts are predicting we’re in for a long, hot and dry summer.
Switzerland cancels more summer eventsMarch 27, 2020, 9:07 a.m.
More events in Switzerland are being postponed or cancelled.
Summer festivals worried Covid-19 events ban may continueMarch 4, 2020, 9:58 a.m.
It’s the time of the year when the summer’s open-air festivals begin to release their lineups.
Canton Geneva to change school holidays in 2022March 2, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
The school holidays in canton Geneva will change slightly from 2022.
Summer heatwave said to have killed 200Oct. 25, 2019, 8:58 a.m.
The summer heatwave killed 200 people.
Weather to cool after record summer heatAug. 29, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
Enjoy the warm weather this weekend as its coming to an end.
German summer holidays may cause Gotthard Tunnel tailbacksJuly 26, 2019, 10:31 a.m.
Traffic warnings are in place for the Gotthard Tunnel this weekend as two large German Länder start their summer...
Lost exam papers force Zurich students to retake over summerJuly 4, 2019, 8:44 a.m.
Around 20 students in Zurich are going to have to retake a maths exam as the lecturer left the unmarked papers on a t...
No respite from heat on public transportJune 26, 2019, 8:26 a.m.
If you’re hoping air-conditioned buses, trams and trains could give you a break from the heat, you may be disap...
Water to be cut in commune as temperatures soarJune 26, 2019, 8:22 a.m.
A commune in canton Solothurn is up in arms as construction work means the water to their town will be cut for the da...