Leak links Swiss banks with money laundering operation

Leak links Swiss banks with money laundering operation

Sept. 21, 2020, 6:45 a.m.
A new leak is linking Swiss financial institutions with potential money laundering operations involving Venezuela and...
Germany asked to hold up their side of 1996 rail plans

Germany asked to hold up their side of 1996 rail plans

Sept. 1, 2020, 9:05 a.m.
Switzerland is putting pressure on Germany to finish its rail plans it agreed to in 1996. 
Heavy rains cause mud slides and snow storms over weekend

Heavy rains cause mud slides and snow storms over weekend

Aug. 31, 2020, 9:28 a.m.
Heavy rain hit cantons Graubünden and Ticino over the weekend – and the cold front brought snow which clos...
Ticino to extend Covid-19 protective measures by 2 weeks

Ticino to extend Covid-19 protective measures by 2 weeks

Aug. 7, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
The canton of Ticino has extended protective coronavirus measures for another two weeks from this coming Sunday. ...
Study reveals drinking trends in Switzerland

Study reveals drinking trends in Switzerland

Aug. 6, 2020, 10:30 a.m.
Ticino has the heaviest drinkers in all of Switzerland - according to a new study by the Swiss Health Observatory.&nb...
Two men fight bloody outside supermarket

Two men fight bloody outside supermarket

July 22, 2020, 8:46 a.m.
Two men fought a bloody knife battle outside a supermarket in Lugano in canton Ticino on Monday afternoon. 
Ticino publishes new guidelines for schools reopening

Ticino publishes new guidelines for schools reopening

July 17, 2020, 10:40 a.m.
Canton Ticino has published new guidelines for when schools reopen at the end of the summer. 
Postbus uses electric taxi to improve Ticino services

Postbus uses electric taxi to improve Ticino services

July 15, 2020, 9:22 a.m.
The transport company Postbus is experimenting with a new type of London taxi to run services in Ticino. 
Man found 160m from holiday home in Ticino after 8 day search

Man found 160m from holiday home in Ticino after 8 day search

July 13, 2020, 8:50 a.m.
A Geneva man has been found in Ticino after being lost in the mountains for 8 days. 
Mountain roads busy whilst Gotthard Tunnel remains quiet

Mountain roads busy whilst Gotthard Tunnel remains quiet

May 22, 2020, 9:22 a.m.
Mountain roads were busy yesterday as thousands took to the hills for the long weekend. 
Government confirms it was not aware of Italy's border decision

Government confirms it was not aware of Italy's border decision

May 19, 2020, 9:16 a.m.
The government has confirmed it was not aware of a decision by Italy to reopen its border from June 3rd. 
Former police officer shoots and kills wife and suspected lover

Former police officer shoots and kills wife and suspected lover

May 18, 2020, 9:43 a.m.
A former police officer in Ticino shot and killed his wife and a man assumed to be her new lover. 
Ticino reports no new infections for first time since crisis began

Ticino reports no new infections for first time since crisis began

May 13, 2020, 10:44 a.m.
Canton Ticino has reported no new infections or deaths from Covid-19 for the first time since the start of the crises...
Ticino to test a selection of population for coronavirus

Ticino to test a selection of population for coronavirus

May 6, 2020, 9:44 a.m.
Authorities in canton Ticino are collecting blood from 1,500 people to determine who has had the coronavirus. 
Covid-19 Updates: Ticino lockdown extended and masks not mandatory

Covid-19 Updates: Ticino lockdown extended and masks not mandatory

April 23, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
Ticino’s lockdown is to be extended until May 3 - instead of starting to ease restrictions on Monday, along wit...
Police break up catholic mass in Ticino

Police break up catholic mass in Ticino

April 21, 2020, 10:02 a.m.
Police broke up a catholic mass in canton Ticino on Sunday. 
Ticino hopes for strong summer to combat service industry losses

Ticino hopes for strong summer to combat service industry losses

April 20, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
As Switzerland starts to look ahead to life outside the lockdown, restaurateurs and hoteliers in the worst hit canton...
Ticino police praise lack of tourism over Easter weekend

Ticino police praise lack of tourism over Easter weekend

April 14, 2020, 9:46 a.m.
 The Ticino police have praised the behaviour of Swiss people who’ve not traveled south for the Easter bre...
Gotthard Tunnel traffic 10% of usual levels

Gotthard Tunnel traffic 10% of usual levels

April 10, 2020, 9:28 a.m.
For the first time in many years - there have been no Easter traffic jams at the Gotthard Tunnel - as most holidaymak...
Police forces prepare for Easter weekend as many Swiss already caught vacationing

Police forces prepare for Easter weekend as many Swiss already caught vacationing

April 7, 2020, 9:48 a.m.
Cantonal police forces around the country are gearing up for the Easter weekend as they continue to warn people again...
Cantonal doctor thanks Ticino residents for flattening curve

Cantonal doctor thanks Ticino residents for flattening curve

April 7, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
Some encouraging news from Canton Ticino, where for the first time since Mid-March fewer than 100 new infections have...
Matterhorn continues to light up with messages of hope

Matterhorn continues to light up with messages of hope

April 3, 2020, 9:48 a.m.
And the Matterhorn continues to be lit up every night - with messages of hope and now also flags of areas badly affec...
Calls for Gotthard Tunnel to be closed over Easter break

Calls for Gotthard Tunnel to be closed over Easter break

April 3, 2020, 9:31 a.m.
There are calls to close the Gotthard Tunnel over the Easter break. 
UBS boss donates CHF 1m to Covid-19 victims

UBS boss donates CHF 1m to Covid-19 victims

March 31, 2020, 10:05 a.m.
UBS boss Sergio Ermotti has donated CHF 1 million to coronavirus victims - funded from his family’s foundation.
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