Government hesitant to put France on 'red list'Sept. 3, 2020, 10:33 a.m.
Although France should be on Switzerland’s ‘red list’ due to its infection rate, the government is ...
Cross-border workers relieved to continue working from home in FranceAug. 18, 2020, 9:11 a.m.
Border workers are relieved France says they can continue to work from home without the fear of having to pay French ...
Calls for frontalier workers to continue working from homeJuly 24, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
There are calls to allow frontalier workers to continue working from home until the end of the year.
Switzerland closes bordersMarch 26, 2020, 9:04 a.m.
As of midnight last night, Switzerland’s borders were completely closed to visitors from anywhere around the wo...
Italian shutdown affecting neighbouring TicinoMarch 10, 2020, 9:38 a.m.
The Italian shutdown is affected neighboring Swiss cities in canton Ticino.
Stats show border-crossing workers on the riseAug. 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 schoolsMay 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 GenevaSept. 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 cantonSept. 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 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 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...
Geneva anti-frontalier initiative failsJune 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 GenevaJune 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'.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 issuesJan. 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 GenevaDec. 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 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.
Border sign designed to embarrass shoppersDec. 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 SwitzerlandNov. 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 upOct. 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 discSept. 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 useSept. 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 ...