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Sky's The Limit: Club Med St Moritz

Sky's The Limit: Club Med St Moritz

The Sky’s the Limit

Looking for a stylish family friendly getaway? You can't do better than Club Med's Saint Moritz Roi Soleil. 

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Can you help find Torres?

Can you help find Torres?

The Breakfast Show

If you live around the Pays de Gex in France or the bordering Swiss areas then keep your eye out for Torres. He was brought in from Bosnia as a stray as was due to be adopted. But he escaped and ha...

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Health Matters: Are you getting enough vitamin D (2 December 2020)

Health Matters: Are you getting enough vitamin D (2 December 2020)

Health matters

Vitamin D: are you getting enough? Dr Michelle explains that we’re more at risk of becoming deficient in Vitamin D during the winter months and looks at the evidence for supplements to help p...

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Swiss Up! Cantonal Vote Majority (1 Dec 2020)

Swiss Up! Cantonal Vote Majority (1 Dec 2020)

Swiss Up!

Although most people voted for the Responsible Business Initiative, it still failed as not enough cantons did. That's very rare. When did it last happen (long time ago!) and why do we have...

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What's it like at the Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne?

What's it like at the Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne?

The Breakfast Show

Studying at a hospitality school is no longer about just hotels and bars – the modern hospitality degree is far more than that and graduates have a wide range of career choices. Mark Butcher ...

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Swiss Up: Thanksgiving in Switzerland (24 November 2020)

Swiss Up: Thanksgiving in Switzerland (24 November 2020)

Swiss Up!

On this week's Swiss Up!, Dario looks at Thanksgiving in Switzerland. While a family get-together is not a Swiss tradition - there are several different events which celebrate the harvest at this t...

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Health Matters: Movember and Men's Mental Health (24 November 2020)

Health Matters: Movember and Men's Mental Health (24 November 2020)

Health matters

How are you wearing your mask this Movember? Dr Michelle chats to Movember Switzerland rep Scott Poynton about why men struggle to open up about their mental health and the ALEC framework for menta...

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Learn More: The IIL as an Eco School (23 November 2020)

Learn More: The IIL as an Eco School (23 November 2020)

Learn More

Hello and welcome to another edition of Learn More. The move to a greener lifestyle is also affecting schools. The Institut International de Lancy is no exception – and is working to earn ...

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McKay Interview: Tatiana Valovaya UN DG in Geneva (23 November 2020)

McKay Interview: Tatiana Valovaya UN DG in Geneva (23 November 2020)

The McKay Interview

On this week's McKay Interview, Michael talks to the Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva, Tatiana Valovaya. She discusses the future of the UN in Geneva, how the pandemic...

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Health Matters: Rapid Testing (19 November 2020)

Health Matters: Rapid Testing (19 November 2020)

Health matters

Rapid COVID testing is now available in Switzerland. Dr Michelle explains how this works and when it may be offered to you. Find out more about COVID testing on the Federal Office of Public Health ...

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Swiss Up Responsible Business Initiative (18 November 2020)

Swiss Up Responsible Business Initiative (18 November 2020)

Swiss Up!

On this week's Swiss Up! Dario takes a look at the upcoming vote on the Responsible Business Initiative. Campaigners have been fighting for this law since 2015 and want to hold all Swiss companie...

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Sky's The Limit: Club Med Samoens

Sky's The Limit: Club Med Samoens

The Sky’s the Limit

On this edition of Sky's The Limit - we look at the Club Med resort at Grand Massif Samoens.

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Learn More: Humanitarian Projects at IIL

Learn More: Humanitarian Projects at IIL

Learn More

Geneva is a humanitarian centre – and it’s also one of the world’s richest cities. At the Institut International de Lancy the school believes it’s important to make sure the children build empathy ...

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Arnaud Jolif from MyStore.ch on deals and food

Arnaud Jolif from MyStore.ch on deals and food

The Breakfast Show

Arnaud Jolif from My Store.ch talks to Mark and Katt about the deals available online - with a different exclusive bargain every day - and now for those living in either Geneva or Zurich, how you c...

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Health Matters: Movember Challenges(10 November 2020)

Health Matters: Movember Challenges(10 November 2020)

Health matters

In this Health Matters, Dr Michelle is talking Blokes and Black Dogs and Movember challenges with Carl Wahlers. Support Carl’s personal Movember challenge here: https://ch.movember.com/en/team/2324...

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Swiss Up! Anti - Arms Investment initiative (10 Nov 2020)

Swiss Up! Anti - Arms Investment initiative (10 Nov 2020)

Swiss Up!

On the 29th November voters will decide if companies involved with the arms industry should not benefit from public investments -such as the government, the Swiss National Bank, foundations and pe...

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McKay Interview: Lorenzo Stoll, DG SWISS for Suisse Romande (10 November 2020)

McKay Interview: Lorenzo Stoll, DG SWISS for Suisse Romande (10 November 2020)

The McKay Interview

This week Michael McKay speaks to Lorenzo Stoll, Director-General of SWISS International Airlines for the Suisse Romande. The pandemic has meant major disruptions to airlines around the world du...

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Learn More:  Getting a good START - at school

Learn More: Getting a good START - at school

Learn More

Hello and welcome to another edition of Learn More. Getting a good start to an education is vital, and the Institut International de Lancy in Geneva makes sure that even the very young are fully en...

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Swiss Up: Geneva politician Pierre Maudet (3 November 2020)

Swiss Up: Geneva politician Pierre Maudet (3 November 2020)

Swiss Up!

The once high flying Geneva politician Pierre Maudet has been struggling to relaunch his career for years after he accepted a ride on a private jet. Dario looks at how the mighty have fallen - a...

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Learn More: Language Policy for Bilingual Children (2 November 2020)

Learn More: Language Policy for Bilingual Children (2 November 2020)

Learn More

Hello and welcome to another edition of Learn More. In the multi-lingual environment we all live in, finding the right school for your child is an important decision. If your child already speaks F...

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McKay Interview: Jovan Kurbalija, Director DiploFoundation, Head of Geneva Internet Platform

McKay Interview: Jovan Kurbalija, Director DiploFoundation, Head of Geneva Internet Platform

The McKay Interview

Michael McKay speaks with Professor Jovan Kurbalija. He is prominent in many important circles in Geneva, in Switzerland and internationally. He is the Founding Director of DiploFoundation and the ...

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Health Matters: Twindemic - Covid and the Flu (29 October 2020)

Health Matters: Twindemic - Covid and the Flu (29 October 2020)

Health matters

Twindemic’ – together against the flu! With National Flu Vaccination Day on 6th November 2020, Dr Michelle discusses who should be vaccinated and where you can get your flu vaccine. ...

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Calvin in America - a new exhibition in Geneva

Calvin in America - a new exhibition in Geneva

The Breakfast Show

Geneva’s influence around the world stretches back hundreds of years. A new exhibition called ‘Calvin in America’ at the Reformation Geneva shows how the reformers strong opinion ...

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Plane Talk - Where are all the planes ?

Plane Talk - Where are all the planes ?

Plane Talk

The skies are clear. International aviation is down to just 20% of its pre-pandemic levels. So... where are all the planes? Chaitan Jain has an answer ...

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