Retail tourism sucking cash from Swiss shopsDec. 7, 2017, 7 a.m.
Despite campaigns to persuade Swiss shoppers to spend their money in the country, more and more are still crossing th...
Switzerland escapes EU tax blacklist - but only justDec. 6, 2017, 6:59 a.m.
Switzerland has been placed on a ‘grey list’ of countries deemed to be only partially compliant on tax tr...
Darwin Airlines groundedNov. 29, 2017, 7:02 a.m.
The Lugano based company, Darwin, has been grounded by the Federal Office of Civil Aviation.
Jobs still being created in SwitzerlandNov. 28, 2017, 9:11 a.m.
The latest unemployment numbers show Switzerland is still creating new jobs, with the industrial sector showing growt...
Online shopping more popular in Switzerland - but still lower than EuropeNov. 27, 2017, 3:25 p.m.
Online shopping is becoming more and more popular in Switzerland – but the country is still lagging in Europe.
Jura votes in minimum wageNov. 23, 2017, 6:49 a.m.
Canton Jura has introduced a minimum wage of CHF 20 an hour.
Switzerland remains best place to be for global talentNov. 21, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
Switzerland remains the best country in the world for global talent to work in.
Taxis likely to get more expensive after court rulingNov. 21, 2017, 9:14 a.m.
Taking a taxi in Switzerland could get more expensive following a Federal Court ruling.
Weaker franc helping watch industryNov. 20, 2017, 7:04 a.m.
The weakening Swiss franc is breathing life back into the Swiss watch industry. The head of Swatch, Nick Hayek, says ...
Geneva is boomingNov. 17, 2017, 5:52 a.m.
Business is booming in Geneva. That’s the conclusion following a survey by the local Chamber of Commerce.
Justice minister wants more oversight of commodity traders in SwitzerlandNov. 13, 2017, 8:56 a.m.
Switzerland’s justice minister is calling for more oversight into the operations of commodity traders in the co...
Geneva frontalier numbers climb againNov. 10, 2017, 8:50 a.m.
The number of cross border workers in Geneva is up again – but not by the same rate as earlier in the year.
Switzerland's second biggest shopping mall opens todayNov. 8, 2017, 7:16 a.m.
Switzerland’s second biggest shopping mall opens today.
Jobs could go at ABB plant in Geneva due to China competitionNov. 7, 2017, 9:04 a.m.
Workers at the ABB factory in Geneva are protesting the loss of up to 150 people – about half the work force.
New Swiss government portal to make life easierNov. 7, 2017, 8:46 a.m.
The Swiss government is launching a new online portal to make life easier for those running a business in the country.
Switzerland slumps in gender equality indexNov. 2, 2017, 9:23 a.m.
Switzerland has suffered a surprise fall in an international gender equality survey.
Transparency International urges Swiss property law changeOct. 27, 2017, 6:18 a.m.
The anti-corruption organization, Transparency International, is calling for more regulations on buying and selling p...
Zurich relaxes Sunday trading - a bitOct. 17, 2017, 6:55 a.m.
Zurich city is relaxing its trading laws and will allow shops close to major public transport stops to open on Sundays.
Taxi companies clash in FrauenfeldOct. 17, 2017, 6:42 a.m.
Rival taxi firms clashed outside the main train station in Frauenfeld in canton Thurgau as competitors complain about...
Geneva protesters call for cheaper cityOct. 9, 2017, 6:19 a.m.
Around 2,000 protested in Geneva on Saturday afternoon, demanding a cheaper city.
Extra hour of shop opening during Geneva puppet march gives mixed resultsOct. 3, 2017, 9:29 a.m.
Geneva shop owners are determining if it was worth the extra hour of trading over the weekend during the Saga des G&e...
Switzerland loses rich top slotSept. 28, 2017, 9:11 a.m.
Switzerland has lost its position as the richest country in the world – the United States is leading the Global...
Geneva Asian food chain closes for goodSept. 22, 2017, 7:04 a.m.
The Geneva fast food chain, Mike Wong, has closed its doors for good. The owner, Pierre Turtschi, blamed the authorit...
Swiss government tries to tackle high roaming chargesSept. 8, 2017, 6:10 a.m.
The Swiss government is looking to tackle the high roaming charges applied to Swiss consumers. Although the EU is now...