Swiss army head calls for more women and to allow foreignersJune 26, 2020, 9:09 a.m.
The fairly new head of the Swiss army wants to be more inclusive. He wants more women and even foreigners to join up....
Study predicts steep drop in foreign investment in SwitzerlandJune 23, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
A study by the financial consulting firm EY is predicting a steep drop in foreign investment in Switzerland this year.
French nationals now largest foreign population in GenevaMarch 6, 2020, 10:11 a.m.
French nationals now make up the largest foreign population in canton Geneva, knocking the Portuguese off the top spo...
Foreign ministry accepts tobacco moneyJuly 23, 2019, 11:27 a.m.
The foreign ministry is being criticized for accepting money from the global tobacco company Philip Morris.
Foreign-sounding names discriminated against in rent marketJune 11, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A survey by the Federal Housing Office is confirming what many may have suspected – those with a foreign soundi...
Turkish consulate hit with petrol bombsApril 4, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
The Turkish consulate in Zurich has been hit by petrol bombs. A group called Barrikade admitted to the attack –...
Foreign voters don't make full use of rightsOct. 3, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
A study from canton Neuchâtel shows even when foreigners in Switzerland are given the right to vote – the...
New cabinet minister will take over foreign ministrySept. 25, 2017, 9:15 a.m.
The new Swiss cabinet member, 56 year old Ignazio Cassis will become foreign minister.
Switzerland strengthens travel advice for TurkeyJuly 28, 2017, 9:49 a.m.
The Swiss foreign ministry has tightened its travel advice for Turkey. It’s advising travelers they could face ...
Firms to be checked for foreign worker payNov. 24, 2016, 6:40 a.m.
The number of spot checks on companies employing foreign workers will increase from 27,000 a year to 35,000.