Switzerland’s first patient hotel opens in LausanneNov. 18, 2016, 12:04 p.m.
Switzerland’s first ever patient hotel – which allows recovering patients to enjoy medical supervision in comfortable...
Swiss environment minister urges 'small steps' for changeNov. 18, 2016, 12:04 p.m.
The Swiss environment minister has urged the world’s industrialised nations to do more to help emerging and developin...
5m employed in SwitzerlandNov. 18, 2016, 6:20 a.m.
The number of people employed in Switzerland peaked in the third quarter of this year to reach just over 5 million.
Swiss climate efforts could be improvedNov. 18, 2016, 6:17 a.m.
Switzerland has been placed 14th place out of 61 countries in a worldwide ranking of climate change performance.
No border wall for TicinoNov. 18, 2016, 6:13 a.m.
The Swiss government has rejected the idea of building a fence along its southern border near the town of Chiasso t...
Swiss companies will no longer be able to claim bribe costs against taxNov. 18, 2016, 6:10 a.m.
Companies will no longer be able to claim tax rebates on criminal fines and bribe money under proposed changes to t...
Zurich has most expensive coffee in the worldNov. 18, 2016, 6:07 a.m.
If you’re in Zurich you may want to head for the pub rather than the café as it’s been revealed that coffee in the ...
More Swiss use Facebook for newsNov. 18, 2016, 6:02 a.m.
More and more people in Switzerland are using social media as a source of information, according to a new report.
Best press photos of 2016 go on display at Château de PranginsNov. 17, 2016, 5:38 p.m.
It often it takes a photograph to stop us in our tracks and really think about the harsh reality of what has been hap...
US ambassador to Switzerland to leave on day Trump is sworn inNov. 17, 2016, 2:27 p.m.
The US ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein Suzan G. LeVine, has announced that she will be leaving Switzerlan...
Rare ‘Sky Blue’ diamond sells for over CHF17 million in GenevaNov. 17, 2016, 2:10 p.m.
A rare Sky Blue diamond has been sold for CHF17.1 million at a Sotheby’s auction in Geneva.
Justin Bieber to perform at AMA's from ZurichNov. 17, 2016, 1:48 p.m.
Justin Bieber is to make an American Music Awards cameo via satellite from his ‘Purpose’ tour in Zurich this Sunday.
Murder charge for killer of Zurich nightclub dancer who hid body in wine cellarNov. 17, 2016, 1:15 p.m.
A 49-year-old Swiss man who killed a Polish nightclub dancer in a luxury Zurich hotel in September 2014 and hid her b...
Lenzburg prison to install anti drone systemNov. 17, 2016, 12:48 p.m.
Lenzburg prison in Aargau is planning to spend 200,000 francs on installing an anti-drone alarm system on its roof.
Christmas shoppers in Switzerland plan to spend more this yearNov. 17, 2016, 11:45 a.m.
Shoppers in Switzerland plan to spend more this year on Christmas presents, thanks to growing confidence in the economy.
Bird flu spreads in SwitzerlandNov. 17, 2016, 6:22 a.m.
Bird flu has now reached Lake Biel following the cases discovered in Lake Constance, Lake Geneva and Lake Neuchâtel.
Google says Zurich jobs are safeNov. 17, 2016, 6:19 a.m.
Google is reassuring workers in Switzerland that they will continue to invest in the country as a business location...
Bahnhofstrasse gets cheaperNov. 17, 2016, 6:17 a.m.
Zurich’s Bahnhofstrasse has dropped in the ranking as one of the world’s most expensive retail streets.
Compensation for delayed train travellersNov. 17, 2016, 6:15 a.m.
There’s good news for travellers who’ve been held up by a delayed Swiss train.
Zurich researchers say fatty food affects kids' brainsNov. 17, 2016, 6:12 a.m.
Researchers in Zurich say eating too much fatty foods could severely disrupt the development of the brains of young...
Servette hockey will keep Swedish playerNov. 17, 2016, 6:09 a.m.
Geneva-Servette Hockey Club have announce that Johan Fransson will stay at the club until the end of the 2018-2019 ...
Cheap skiing this weekendNov. 17, 2016, 6:05 a.m.
Ski resorts in the Vaud Alps and Chablais are opening this weekend offering reduced rates.
Most Swiss trust their politiciansNov. 16, 2016, 4:18 p.m.
Over three quarters of Swiss trust their political and business leaders, according to a survey by the watchdog Transp...
More Swiss want early withdrawal from nuclear powerNov. 16, 2016, 4:14 p.m.
More than half of Swiss voters would say yes to an early nuclear withdrawal, according to a survey from publisher, Ta...