Hospitals to close as Switzerland deemed to have 'too many'

Hospitals to close as Switzerland deemed to have 'too many'

Jan. 13, 2020, 9:39 a.m.
Switzerland has a problem which many other countries may be envious of – too many hospitals.
Burnout on the rise as more workers signed off

Burnout on the rise as more workers signed off

Jan. 13, 2020, 9:35 a.m.
More and more workers are being signed off by their doctors for burnout. 
Unattended bags cause flight delays at Geneva airport

Unattended bags cause flight delays at Geneva airport

Jan. 13, 2020, 9:31 a.m.
Hundreds of passengers at Geneva airport had to be evacuated yesterday morning as two bags had been left unattended i...
Public warned to stay off Engadine frozen lakes

Public warned to stay off Engadine frozen lakes

Jan. 13, 2020, 9:25 a.m.
Graubünden police are warning people should stay off the ice which has formed on lakes in the Engadine.
Demonstrations held against homophobia and World Economic Forum

Demonstrations held against homophobia and World Economic Forum

Jan. 13, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
Demonstrations against homophobia were held in many cities on Saturday.
'Rising star' tax manager arrested under embezzlement suspicions

'Rising star' tax manager arrested under embezzlement suspicions

Jan. 13, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
A tax office manager in Sankt Gallen – once thought a rising star – has been arrested under suspicion of ...
Protesters march in Geneva for more pedestrianised areas

Protesters march in Geneva for more pedestrianised areas

Jan. 13, 2020, 9:06 a.m.
A couple of hundred protestors marched in the St Gervais area of Geneva on Saturday, calling for more pedestrianised ...
Copycat orchestra leaves concert-goers fuming

Copycat orchestra leaves concert-goers fuming

Jan. 10, 2020, 10:01 a.m.
Concert goers in Geneva are fuming after they shelled out more than CHF 100 for a concert they thought was by a famou...
Swiss National Bank reveals year's profits

Swiss National Bank reveals year's profits

Jan. 10, 2020, 9:48 a.m.
The Swiss National Bank is expected to reveal a profit last year of nearly CHF 50bn.
Trump to attend World Economic Forum

Trump to attend World Economic Forum

Jan. 10, 2020, 9:46 a.m.
US president Donald Trump will be at the World Economic meeting in Davos at the end of the month.
Transport unions call to remove name tags

Transport unions call to remove name tags

Jan. 10, 2020, 9:43 a.m.
Transport unions are calling for a change in policy on train workers wearing name tags.
Russian skate in critical condition after Olympics rehearsal accident

Russian skate in critical condition after Olympics rehearsal accident

Jan. 9, 2020, 9:20 a.m.
The opening ceremony of the Youth Winter Olympics later today will be marred following an accident involving a Russia...
CGN buys electric ships to cut fuel consumption

CGN buys electric ships to cut fuel consumption

Jan. 9, 2020, 9:18 a.m.
The company which runs the boats on Lake Geneva – the CGN - has ordered two new ships which will be partly elec...
Geneva opposes Lake Geneva autoroute plan on French side

Geneva opposes Lake Geneva autoroute plan on French side

Jan. 9, 2020, 9:13 a.m.
The City of Geneva has contacted a French law firm to fight the decision to give the go-ahead to a new autoroute whic...
Swiss newspapers ask for more subsidies

Swiss newspapers ask for more subsidies

Jan. 9, 2020, 9:10 a.m.
Swiss newspaper publishers are calling on the government to provide more subsidies for the industry – otherwise...
Gym-goers incur more injuries in January

Gym-goers incur more injuries in January

Jan. 9, 2020, 9:07 a.m.
More people are injured in the gym in January than any other month of the year.
Body found on shore of Lake Neuchâtel confirmed as missing girl, 17

Body found on shore of Lake Neuchâtel confirmed as missing girl, 17

Jan. 8, 2020, 9:27 a.m.
Vaud police have confirmed a body found on Monday evening on the banks of Lake Neuchâtel is a missing 17-year-o...
Not a great time to buy Swiss property

Not a great time to buy Swiss property

Jan. 8, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
Renting a home in Switzerland is slightly cheaper – but buying a property will cost you more.
Press speculates Roman treasure to be found beneath Federer's home

Press speculates Roman treasure to be found beneath Federer's home

Jan. 8, 2020, 9:19 a.m.
Could the tennis star Roger Federer be sitting on a Roman treasure trove?
Basel City police chase down tram to find lost phone

Basel City police chase down tram to find lost phone

Jan. 8, 2020, 9:14 a.m.
A story of police going above and beyond over New Year has emerged.
Aargau farm looking to rehouse 700 chickens

Aargau farm looking to rehouse 700 chickens

Jan. 8, 2020, 9:11 a.m.
A farm in canton Aargau is looking to rehouse 700 chickens.
Body found on shores of Lake Neuchâtel

Body found on shores of Lake Neuchâtel

Jan. 7, 2020, 9:22 a.m.
Vaud police are working to identify a body found on the shores of Lake Neuchâtel yesterday afternoon.
Call for more help for women unable to support a newborn baby

Call for more help for women unable to support a newborn baby

Jan. 7, 2020, 9:19 a.m.
Social workers are calling for more information to made available to women who feel they are unable to support a newb...
Woman hit by commuter train dies

Woman hit by commuter train dies

Jan. 7, 2020, 9:18 a.m.
A woman has died after being hit by a Geneva commuter train in France.
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