Stats show border-crossing workers on the rise

Stats show border-crossing workers on the rise

Aug. 16, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
The number of cross border workers is continuing to grow.
Canton Geneva holds firm on French resident kids in schools

Canton Geneva holds firm on French resident kids in schools

May 16, 2019, 6:40 a.m.
French resident Geneva parents fighting for the right to have their children educated in the canton are feeling more ...
World's first international car-pooling lane to open in Geneva

World's first international car-pooling lane to open in Geneva

Sept. 17, 2018, 6:45 a.m.
The world’s first international car-pooling lane will open at a Geneva border crossing next month.
Unemployed Geneva frontalier workers can now register in the canton

Unemployed Geneva frontalier workers can now register in the canton

Sept. 11, 2018, 6:27 a.m.
Unemployed frontaliers around Geneva can now register with the cantonal employment office to look for work.
More cross-border workers in Geneva

More cross-border workers in Geneva

Aug. 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 considers unemployment benefit shakeup for frontaliers

EU considers unemployment benefit shakeup for frontaliers

June 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...
Geneva anti-frontalier initiative fails

Geneva anti-frontalier initiative fails

June 19, 2018, 8:08 a.m.
An initiative to cut the number of cross border workers in Geneva has failed to collect enough signatures to take the...
New commuter ship to run on Lake Geneva

New commuter ship to run on Lake Geneva

June 1, 2018, 6:19 a.m.
There will be a new commuter ship running on Lake Geneva by 2020. A deal between France and Switzerland has finally b...
Trash smuggling now a 'thing'.

Trash smuggling now a 'thing'.

May 3, 2018, 6:06 a.m.
Residents in bordering French towns are complaining Swiss residents are using their rubbish bins.
France and Geneva agree to deal with border traffic issues

France and Geneva agree to deal with border traffic issues

Jan. 25, 2018, 5:46 a.m.
Authorities in Geneva and France have agreed to do something about the traffic flowing across the border every day. ...
Stronger Euro hits French tax take from Geneva

Stronger Euro hits French tax take from Geneva

Dec. 6, 2017, 6:46 a.m.
The strengthening Euro against the franc is hitting the finances of French communes bordering Geneva.
Geneva frontalier numbers climb again

Geneva frontalier numbers climb again

Nov. 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.
Border sign designed to embarrass shoppers

Border sign designed to embarrass shoppers

Dec. 16, 2016, 10:26 a.m.
A Geneva wine maker has placed a sign on the Meyrin border he hopes will embarrass Christmas shoppers this season.
More cross border workers in Switzerland

More cross border workers in Switzerland

Nov. 4, 2016, 5:57 a.m.
The number of people crossing the border to work in Switzerland has continued to grow, with only Ticino receiving few...
Campaign against longer closures of small border crossings stepped up

Campaign against longer closures of small border crossings stepped up

Oct. 13, 2016, 9:48 a.m.
A campaign against proposed tests by the State Council to extend the closure of small border crossings in the morning...
Geneva driver fined in France for using Swiss parking disc

Geneva driver fined in France for using Swiss parking disc

Sept. 28, 2016, 9:21 a.m.
A Geneva resident has been fined by French police for not using the right blue parking disc. The subtleties of the t...
Frontaliers to get choice of Swiss hospital use

Frontaliers to get choice of Swiss hospital use

Sept. 22, 2016, 3:37 p.m.
Around 30,000 border workers could soon have the opportunity to choose where they get treatment from a list of Swiss ...
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