Government wants to push ahead with 5GSept. 21, 2020, 6:40 a.m.
The government says it wants to make the roll out of the 5G mobile network a top priority.
Neuchâtel residents lose mobile data after opposing 5GMarch 4, 2020, 10:02 a.m.
Sunrise mobile phone customers in one area of Neuchâtel have lost all access to data due to the continuing oppo...
US uges Switzerland to ditch Chinese 5G makerFeb. 3, 2020, 10:11 a.m.
The United States is urging Switzerland to stop using Chinese technology in its 5G telephone network. The US says ...
Protesters demonstrate against 5G technologyJan. 27, 2020, 8:51 a.m.
Around 2,000 people protested over the weekend in several Swiss cities against the expansion of 5G mobile technology.
5G rollout temporarily prohibitedOct. 17, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
Geneva has confirmed its moratorium on the rolling out of a 5G mobile phone network.
5G Innovation Centre opened near ZurichOct. 15, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
Switzerland already has one of the most advanced 5G phone networks in the world and the two market leaders in the cou...
5G resistance impedes roll-outAug. 16, 2019, 9:47 a.m.
The telecom giant Swisscom is admitting resistance to the new 5G network is hampering its roll-out.
Aargau couple sell 5G 'protection' underwearJuly 3, 2019, 10:04 a.m.
A couple in canton Aargau have set up a new company selling underwear which they claim will protect wearers against t...
Mobile mast vandalised in VaudJune 11, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
A mobile phone mast has been attacked by vandals in canton Vaud.
5G 'resistance' group vandalises Swisscom carJune 5, 2019, 8:45 a.m.
A car owned by Swisscom has been vandalized in Basel by a group opposed to the expansion of the 5G network.
Cantonal moratorium on 5G masts 'illegal'May 6, 2019, 6:42 a.m.
The decision by some cantons and communes to stop the building of new 5G mobile phone masts is illegal, according to ...
Fake news halts 5G plansApril 12, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
The spread of fake news is being blamed for the hold up to the roll out of 5G technology.
5G arrives in Switzerland despite fearsApril 11, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
The next generation of mobile phones are coming to Switzerland, despite health fears.
Green Party urges more 5G studies in VaudMarch 22, 2019, 8:26 a.m.
The Green Party in canton Vaud is calling for more studies into the effect of mobile phone radio transmissions before...
5G delay amid transmitter limitationsFeb. 11, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
The roll out of the new 5G mobile phone system could be delayed due to strict limits on how powerful transmitters are...
Versoix keeps ban on mobile phone mastsMarch 16, 2018, 6:06 a.m.
Local officials in the town of Versoix in canton Geneva have refused to lift the ban on new mobile phone masts, despi...
Parliament throws spanner in 5G worksMarch 6, 2018, 6:57 a.m.
The 46 seat Council of States in parliament has rejected a plan to lift the regulations on how powerful mobile phone ...
Move to relax radio rules ahead of 5G networksFeb. 23, 2018, 6:25 a.m.
The government is signaling it is ready to change the law on allowing more powerful mobile phone masts.