Iranian president to make official visit to SwitzerlandJune 19, 2018, 8:12 a.m.
The Iranian president is to make an official visit to Switzerland at the beginning of next month.
Nestlé to cut hundreds of jobs in SwitzerlandMay 30, 2018, 6:14 a.m.
Nestlé has announced it’s to shed 500 IT jobs in Switzerland and another 80 at its Nespresso operations ...
Switzerland second hardest working country in EuropeMay 25, 2018, 6:20 a.m.
New figures show Switzerland is not the hardest working country in Europe. It’s second after Iceland.
Swiss firms uncertain of business future with IranMay 22, 2018, 5:57 a.m.
Swiss companies have stopped signing contracts with Iranian firms as the United States prepare to impose sanctions af...
Globus shuts Geneva branch as sales slumpMay 16, 2018, 6:16 a.m.
A combination of online shopping, the strong franc and the trend of cross-border shopping is hitting retail sales in ...
Average pay rises in SwitzerlandMay 15, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
The latest pay survey by the government shows the median salary for a full time job in Switzerland is now at CHF 6,502.
Trade deal with China disappoints farmersMay 14, 2018, 6:21 a.m.
Swiss farmers are complaining the much vaunted free trade deal the country has struck with China is not leading to th...
Bern says it will do more to help those with disabilities.May 10, 2018, 6:06 a.m.
The federal government is to do more to make sure those with disabilities are able to lead more independent lives and...
Government looks to tackle Swiss high pricesMay 10, 2018, 6:01 a.m.
The government has rejected the Fair Price initiative which calls for regulations to stop foreign companies adding a ...
Changes need to happen to stop pension fund bustMay 8, 2018, 8:05 a.m.
The Swiss President says VAT needs to rise and we have to work for longer to make sure the pension system doesn&rsquo...
Unions representing Glencore workers demonstrate in ZugMay 3, 2018, 6:39 a.m.
Union representatives from across the world gathered in Zug yesterday to protest conditions for Glencore workers.
VAT cut not being passed on to consumersMay 3, 2018, 6:11 a.m.
We all know that prices are quick to rise – but slow to fall. And this be being shown to be true after VAT in S...
Switzerland closes consulates in US and PakistanApril 26, 2018, 7:04 a.m.
To save money, Switzerland is closing its consulates in Los Angeles and Karachi.
Government urged to suspend Turkey trade talksApril 17, 2018, 7:04 a.m.
The government is under pressure from a series of human rights groups not to sign a trade deal with Turkey until all ...
Tech giants are taxed sufficiently in Switzerland says MinisterApril 16, 2018, 6:50 a.m.
The Swiss Finance Minister, Ueli Maurer says the tech giants which have offices in the country are already sufficient...
Swiss businesses more interested in exploring links with Iran than USApril 13, 2018, 6:45 a.m.
Swiss exporters are more interested in developing business ties with Iran than the United States.
French Post blames Swiss salaries for Gex problemApril 12, 2018, 6:50 a.m.
French postal managers are promising to get to grips with a crises which is paralyzing the post in the Pays de Gex, w...
Sulzer hit by US sanctions due to Russian linkApril 12, 2018, 6:38 a.m.
Shares in the Swiss pump maker Sulzer continue to fall and its bank accounts in Russia have been frozen.
New car sales are down - especially dieselApril 11, 2018, 9:18 a.m.
Sales of new cars are down. Last year saw a fall of 1.3% in new passenger cars overall at 315,000.
Switzerland places sanctions on VenezuelaMarch 29, 2018, 6:52 a.m.
Switzerland has joined other European countries and have issued sanctions on Venezuela.
Switzerland can do more in fight against corruption - OECDMarch 28, 2018, 7:05 a.m.
The OECD says Switzerland can be doing more in the fight against corruption – especially in the protection of&n...
Central Switzerland residents are the richestMarch 28, 2018, 7:03 a.m.
Those living in central areas of the country are the most well off, according to a new survey.
External factors threaten Swiss economyMarch 21, 2018, 8:28 a.m.
Although the latest forecasts for the Swiss economy are generally positive. The government is warning there are poten...
Uber drivers have to be treated as employees - reportMarch 20, 2018, 6:37 a.m.
Uber drivers in Switzerland have to be treated as if they were employees and not self-employed. That’s a decisi...