Geneva continues anti-pollution measures

Geneva continues anti-pollution measures

Jan. 27, 2020, 9:05 a.m.
Geneva’s anti-pollution measures are still in place and won’t be lifted until the end of the day at the e...
Geneva to make small border crossings less attractive

Geneva to make small border crossings less attractive

Jan. 27, 2020, 8:54 a.m.
Geneva wants to make crossing small borders less attractive in rush hours and will be installing traffic lights to di...
Geneva smog alert continues

Geneva smog alert continues

Jan. 24, 2020, 8:50 a.m.
The smog alert will continue in Geneva today. 
Rolex to close flagship store in Geneva

Rolex to close flagship store in Geneva

Jan. 23, 2020, 9:22 a.m.
The luxury watch maker Rolex says it will be closing its flagship store in the heart of Geneva for good.
Geneva cuts speed limit, activates pollution control system

Geneva cuts speed limit, activates pollution control system

Jan. 23, 2020, 9:20 a.m.
Geneva has activated its new pollution control system. 
Geneva mayor suffers backlash for new road signs

Geneva mayor suffers backlash for new road signs

Jan. 22, 2020, 10:04 a.m.
The Geneva mayor Sandrine Salerno says she’s received a social media backlash after the city unveiled new road ...
Geneva to vote on abolishing dog tax

Geneva to vote on abolishing dog tax

Jan. 21, 2020, 9:55 a.m.
Next month voters in Geneva will decide whether to abolish the dog tax. 
Man accused of armed robberies 'didn't want to hurt anyone'

Man accused of armed robberies 'didn't want to hurt anyone'

Jan. 21, 2020, 9:19 a.m.
A man is in a Geneva court accused of a string of armed robberies. 
Two on the run after shots fired in Geneva

Two on the run after shots fired in Geneva

Jan. 20, 2020, 9:22 a.m.
Several shots were fired in the Eaux-Vives area of Geneva on Sunday morning. 
A thousand prize-winning cows on show in Geneva

A thousand prize-winning cows on show in Geneva

Jan. 20, 2020, 9:07 a.m.
21,000 people went to look at cows at the Palexpo in Geneva. 
Geneva to have more inclusive pedestrian crossing signs

Geneva to have more inclusive pedestrian crossing signs

Jan. 17, 2020, 9:19 a.m.
The city of Geneva is to change the road signs that warn of a pedestrian crossing ahead.
This winter's flu epidemic arrives

This winter's flu epidemic arrives

Jan. 16, 2020, 8:38 a.m.
The flu epidemic has arrived in Switzerland – but this year’s flu vaccinations should cover the three dif...
Village evacuated after kilo of explosives found

Village evacuated after kilo of explosives found

Jan. 15, 2020, 9:28 a.m.
More than 60 people had to be evacuated from the village of Presinge in canton Geneva as the bomb squad destroyed a k...
Geneva pollution sticker plan stopped by courts

Geneva pollution sticker plan stopped by courts

Jan. 15, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
Geneva’s plan for all cars to show a sticker to determine how polluting it is has been stopped by the courts.
Campaign against new Geneva car park forces issue to vote

Campaign against new Geneva car park forces issue to vote

Jan. 14, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
Campaigners against a massive new underground car park in Geneva have collected double the number of signatures requi...
Unattended bags cause flight delays at Geneva airport

Unattended bags cause flight delays at Geneva airport

Jan. 13, 2020, 9:31 a.m.
Hundreds of passengers at Geneva airport had to be evacuated yesterday morning as two bags had been left unattended i...
Protesters march in Geneva for more pedestrianised areas

Protesters march in Geneva for more pedestrianised areas

Jan. 13, 2020, 9:06 a.m.
A couple of hundred protestors marched in the St Gervais area of Geneva on Saturday, calling for more pedestrianised ...
Copycat orchestra leaves concert-goers fuming

Copycat orchestra leaves concert-goers fuming

Jan. 10, 2020, 10:01 a.m.
Concert goers in Geneva are fuming after they shelled out more than CHF 100 for a concert they thought was by a famou...
Geneva opposes Lake Geneva autoroute plan on French side

Geneva opposes Lake Geneva autoroute plan on French side

Jan. 9, 2020, 9:13 a.m.
The City of Geneva has contacted a French law firm to fight the decision to give the go-ahead to a new autoroute whic...
Not a great time to buy Swiss property

Not a great time to buy Swiss property

Jan. 8, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
Renting a home in Switzerland is slightly cheaper – but buying a property will cost you more.
Woman hit by commuter train dies

Woman hit by commuter train dies

Jan. 7, 2020, 9:18 a.m.
A woman has died after being hit by a Geneva commuter train in France.
Construction fault building in Geneva cannot be saved

Construction fault building in Geneva cannot be saved

Jan. 6, 2020, 9:32 a.m.
Engineers have determined there’s no saving a building on the Rue de la Servette in Geneva.
Geneva banning plastic bags 2020

Geneva banning plastic bags 2020

Dec. 20, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
Free plastic bags will be banned in Geneva from January 1st.
Global Refugee Forum considered a success

Global Refugee Forum considered a success

Dec. 19, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
The first Global Refugee Forum has ended in Geneva with delegates promising to spend nearly USD 8bn.
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