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...
Swiss Votes: How the country voted on Sunday

Swiss Votes: How the country voted on Sunday

Nov. 26, 2018, 9:21 a.m.
Voters have decidedly rejected plans to put Swiss law ahead of international treaties.
Fake news believed by Swiss to threaten democracy

Fake news believed by Swiss to threaten democracy

Oct. 8, 2018, 8:46 a.m.
A new survey shows most people in the country believe the spread of fake news is a threat to democracy and social coh...
Social media and online news threat to local democracy

Social media and online news threat to local democracy

June 6, 2018, 6:12 a.m.
A study by Zurich University is suggesting the Swiss system of local elections and direct democracy is under threat d...
Appenzell holds annual town meeting.

Appenzell holds annual town meeting.

April 30, 2018, 7:10 a.m.
The townsfolk of Appenzell Inner Rhodes met yesterday in the main square for the annual ‘Landsgemeinde’. ...
Swiss citizens head to the ballot box

Swiss citizens head to the ballot box

Sept. 23, 2016, 2:42 p.m.
About 5.2 million Swiss citizens are to head to the ballot box on Sunday to vote on a broad range of issues, includin...
Geneva celebrates International Day of Democracy

Geneva celebrates International Day of Democracy

Sept. 15, 2016, 1:04 p.m.
Today is the 2nd International Day of Democracy and the Canton of Geneva has organised ten days of activities to lear...
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