Bus lane to be built between UN and French border

Bus lane to be built between UN and French border

Dec. 4, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
Geneva transport authorities have given the go ahead for a kilometre-long bus lane to run along the Route de Ferney w...
Course de l'Escalade another success

Course de l'Escalade another success

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
Thousands ran through the streets of Geneva over the weekend as part of the Course de l’Escalade – with t...
Flash charging bus goes global

Flash charging bus goes global

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
The flash charging electric bus, which has been running in Geneva for the last two years, is going global.
Drunk driver boxed in by fellow motorists

Drunk driver boxed in by fellow motorists

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A drunk woman driver was stopped by fellow motorists in Geneva when she was spotted zig-zagging on Friday evening wit...
Escalade runners refused free public transport

Escalade runners refused free public transport

Nov. 28, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Runners in this year’s Course de l’Escalade in Geneva will not be entitled to free public transport.
Geneva politicians allowed to wear religious symbols

Geneva politicians allowed to wear religious symbols

Nov. 27, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
A Geneva court has ruled elected politicians are able to wear religious symbols. 
Grand Genève public transport revamp approaching

Grand Genève public transport revamp approaching

Nov. 26, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
Public transport in the Grand Genève region will be changing dramatically next month with the opening of the n...
Servette Football Club denied new training ground

Servette Football Club denied new training ground

Nov. 26, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
Geneva’s Servette Football Club, which is having a good run on the pitch at the moment, failed in the last minu...
Geneva votes in favour of restricting airport noise pollution

Geneva votes in favour of restricting airport noise pollution

Nov. 25, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
Geneva voters have decisively approved an initiative designed to cut noise pollution at the airport. In the end over ...
Plans to further automate parking tickets

Plans to further automate parking tickets

Nov. 22, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
Geneva is the only canton in the country that uses camera cars to spot parking violations – but officials want ...
Geneva makes changes towards chemical-free green spaces

Geneva makes changes towards chemical-free green spaces

Nov. 21, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
Geneva has phased out the use of pesticides and chemicals in the city’s parks and other green spaces. 
Controversy over Nazi memorabilia auction

Controversy over Nazi memorabilia auction

Nov. 21, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
A Geneva businessman has paid over CHF 13,000 for a top hat once owned by Hitler and a copy of Mein Kampf.
Former Geneva judge racks up huge debt

Former Geneva judge racks up huge debt

Nov. 20, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
A former Geneva judge is currently in the dock, accused of running up thousands of francs of debt while maintaining s...
Policeman acquitted of CHF 6,000 watch theft

Policeman acquitted of CHF 6,000 watch theft

Nov. 19, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
A Geneva policeman has been acquitted of stealing a watch worth more than CHF 6,000 at the International Watch Fair i...
Extinction  Rebillion targer Geneva private jets

Extinction Rebillion targer Geneva private jets

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:20 a.m.
The environmental group Extinction Rebellion followed through on their threat to target Geneva airport – but fo...
Geneva police hunt knife robbers and bag snatchers

Geneva police hunt knife robbers and bag snatchers

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:18 a.m.
Geneva police say they’re actively investigating a spate of robberies around the Usine night club in the Joncti...
Lake Geneva 'Sea Bubble' concept dead

Lake Geneva 'Sea Bubble' concept dead

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:07 a.m.
The dream of small electrical hydro-foil taxis skimming across Lake Geneva is dead.
Brazilian arrested on return to Europe after 11 years

Brazilian arrested on return to Europe after 11 years

Nov. 12, 2019, 9:47 a.m.
Swiss authorities don’t forget. 
Major emergency response exercise carried out in Geneva

Major emergency response exercise carried out in Geneva

Nov. 11, 2019, 9:10 a.m.
A major exercise was carried out in Geneva over the weekend to test emergency response to a radiological or chemical ...
Geneva to bring in anti-pollution car bans

Geneva to bring in anti-pollution car bans

Nov. 8, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
Geneva is the first canton to bring in strict anti-pollution measures.
Léman Express will still be under construction at launch date

Léman Express will still be under construction at launch date

Nov. 8, 2019, 9:56 a.m.
Although the new Léman Express train is on schedule to launch on December 15th – there will still b...
Volunteers find SWISS engine parts in forest

Volunteers find SWISS engine parts in forest

Nov. 8, 2019, 9:52 a.m.
A group of volunteers searching a French forest has found parts of an engine from a SWISS international airlines Airb...
Extinction Rebellion writes cryptic Geneva airport tweet

Extinction Rebellion writes cryptic Geneva airport tweet

Nov. 6, 2019, 8:21 a.m.
A tweet from the militant environmental organization Extinction Rebellion seems to suggest they’re planning a d...
Geneva threatens Uber with strict regulations

Geneva threatens Uber with strict regulations

Nov. 6, 2019, 8:15 a.m.
Canton Geneva is threatening the ride sharing app Uber with new rules and regulations which could see the company shu...
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