EU regions urge 'understanding' for Switzerland's politicsSept. 5, 2019, 6:09 a.m.
Local regions of EU countries bordering Switzerland are urging Brussels to be more understanding about this country&r...
No major impact after EU ends Swiss stock equivalencyAug. 12, 2019, 9:02 a.m.
The head of the Swiss stock exchange says the decision by the EU to end equivalency has not had a major impact so far.
Decrease in migration to SwitzerlandJuly 24, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Fewer people are moving to Switzerland from the EU and Efta states.
EU immigration has no impact of Swiss jobs or wagesJuly 2, 2019, 10:01 a.m.
A government report says immigration from the EU has no significant impact on job prospects for Swiss nationals nor d...
Switzerland prepares to retaliate against EUJune 25, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Switzerland is preparing to retaliate against the EU if the trading bloc ends stock market equivalence.
Switzerland benefits most from single marketMay 9, 2019, 7:14 a.m.
Everyone in Switzerland is around CHF 3,000 richer every year due to its membership of the EU’s single market &...
Swiss courts asked to reconsider deportation order by European court.April 10, 2019, 6:45 a.m.
A decision by the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg has split politicians.
Poll shows city dwellers more in favour of tighter gun lawsApril 5, 2019, 8:33 a.m.
Opinion polls are showing a lead for those who wish to bring in tighter gun laws, but there’s a clear differenc...
Keller-Sutter: "No-deal Brexit could threaten European safety"March 12, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
The Swiss Justice Minister is warning European security will be threatened if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.
Switzerland to join new EU travel agreementFeb. 14, 2019, 10:01 a.m.
Switzerland will join the European Electronic Travel Authorization system which is being rolled out across the EU.
Swiss NGOs to lose EU fundingFeb. 5, 2019, 9:04 a.m.
Several Swiss based non-governmental organisations are to lose funding from the EU.
Further agreements made between Switzerland and UKJan. 29, 2019, 9:47 a.m.
Switzerland and the UK have signed further agreements on trade which will come into force if Britain crashes out of t...
Right-wing leader rallies against new Swiss-EU dealJan. 21, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Veteran right-wing leader Christoph Blocher is warning a new agreement Switzerland is due to sign with the EU would a...
Amazon to stop shipping to Switzerland from non-EU sitesDec. 5, 2018, 9:12 a.m.
Changes in Swiss VAT laws mean Amazon will no longer ship to Switzerland from non-EU sites.
New gun laws could go to referendumSept. 21, 2018, 9:05 a.m.
Switzerland could be heading for a show-down with the EU over its gun laws.
EU president says time running out for Swiss talksSept. 14, 2018, 6:43 a.m.
The European Commission president, Jean-Claude Junker, is warning Switzerland any agreement with the EU has to be sig...
More cross-border workers in GenevaAug. 20, 2018, 6:31 a.m.
The number of people crossing the border to work in Geneva is continuing to climb – but the rate of increase is...
EU immigration not dragging down wagesJuly 4, 2018, 8:04 a.m.
EU immigration is not having an adverse effect on Swiss jobs. That’s the conclusion from a report by the State ...
Switzerland will not take further EU migrantsJuly 2, 2018, 6:17 a.m.
Switzerland says it will not take any further asylum seekers as part of an EU resettlement process designed to spread...
SVP says it has enough signatures to launch free movement voteJune 27, 2018, 6:20 a.m.
The Swiss People’s Party says it has collected enough signatures to end free movement of people with the EU.
EU considers unemployment benefit shakeup for frontaliersJune 21, 2018, 7:02 a.m.
The EU is considering a shake-up on how social benefits, including unemployment benefit, would be paid to cross borde...
Government admits hundreds of migrants have vanishedJune 14, 2018, 6:25 a.m.
Most asylum seekers who have left a federal detention centre have vanished. The State Secretariat for Migration admit...
Switzerland needs to comply with EU data lawsMay 24, 2018, 6:04 a.m.
Swiss companies should apply the new EU data protection rules, despite the country not being a member of the trading ...
Islamic head denied gun licenceMay 9, 2018, 6:45 a.m.
The head of the Islamic Central Council in Switzerland has had his request for a gun license rejected by the Federal ...