Air quality in Geneva continues upward trend

Air quality in Geneva continues upward trend

June 23, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
The air quality in Geneva is continuing to improve – now for four consecutive years the targets for nitrogen di...
Geneva health minister calls for mask wearing to be mandatory on public transport

Geneva health minister calls for mask wearing to be mandatory on public transport

June 19, 2020, 9:14 a.m.
The Geneva health minister says the cantons should be given the power to make mask wearing on public transport compul...
Court rules Geneva canton right to sack 'sexting' teacher

Court rules Geneva canton right to sack 'sexting' teacher

June 19, 2020, 9:10 a.m.
A Geneva court has confirmed the canton was right to sack a teacher who sent sexually explicit messages and videos to...
Man arrested for stealing up to 60 bikes

Man arrested for stealing up to 60 bikes

June 18, 2020, 9:13 a.m.
A man who could be described as a single person crime wave, has been arrested in Geneva. 
Eaux-Vives beach to be finished by end of August

Eaux-Vives beach to be finished by end of August

June 17, 2020, 10:37 a.m.
Work on the new beach in Eaux-Vives in Geneva will be finished by the end of August. 
Geneva airport sees queues for first time in weeks

Geneva airport sees queues for first time in weeks

June 16, 2020, 9:02 a.m.
Geneva airport saw something yesterday it hasn’t seen in weeks – queues. 
National Women's Strike demonstrations held over weekend

National Women's Strike demonstrations held over weekend

June 15, 2020, 11:05 a.m.
There were other demonstrations over the weekend. Thousands of women marched in Lausanne, Geneva, Nyon and Vevey as p...
Geneva Pride March hopes for event this year

Geneva Pride March hopes for event this year

June 15, 2020, 11 a.m.
Organizers of the Geneva Pride March say they hope to have an event this year. 
Massive building project given go ahead in Geneva

Massive building project given go ahead in Geneva

June 15, 2020, 10:50 a.m.
Geneva has given the go ahead to a massive building programme in the middle of the city. 
Only 1 in 10 have developed antibodies against Covid-19 in Geneva

Only 1 in 10 have developed antibodies against Covid-19 in Geneva

June 12, 2020, 9:03 a.m.
Despite Geneva being one of the worst hit cantons with the coronavirus, a study is suggesting less than 11% of the po...
Those with mild symptoms encouraged to get free coronavirus test

Those with mild symptoms encouraged to get free coronavirus test

June 11, 2020, 9:04 a.m.
Anyone with mild symptoms of the coronavirus is being urged to get tested for free at the Geneva University Hospital....
New traffic radar tracking noise being tested in Geneva

New traffic radar tracking noise being tested in Geneva

June 11, 2020, 8:57 a.m.
A new type of traffic radar is being tested in Geneva – instead of speeding, this tracks noise. 
Over 10,000 protesters in Geneva march against racism

Over 10,000 protesters in Geneva march against racism

June 10, 2020, 9:05 a.m.
More than 10,000 demonstrated in Geneva last night against violence and racism against Black people. 
More events around the country cancelled

More events around the country cancelled

June 10, 2020, 8:51 a.m.
More events have been cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak. 
Black Lives Matter march to take place in Geneva this evening

Black Lives Matter march to take place in Geneva this evening

June 9, 2020, 10:15 a.m.
A march supporting the Black Lives Matter campaign will set off in the centre of Geneva later today. 
Jet d'Eau switch-on ceremony to take place Thursday

Jet d'Eau switch-on ceremony to take place Thursday

June 9, 2020, 10:08 a.m.
If you’ve been locked down and not been out much, it may have escaped your notice that the Geneva Jet d’E...
TCS calls for removal of new cycle lanes as traffic stabilises

TCS calls for removal of new cycle lanes as traffic stabilises

June 5, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
The Geneva unit of the motoring organization, the TCS, is calling for the removal of some of the new cycle lanes in t...
Geneva public transport to see return to almost-normal

Geneva public transport to see return to almost-normal

June 5, 2020, 9:13 a.m.
From Monday Geneva public transport will be running at virtually full strength. Since the start of the lockdown many ...
Thousands queue each week for bag of food in Geneva

Thousands queue each week for bag of food in Geneva

June 5, 2020, 9:02 a.m.
It has become somewhat routine: every Saturday a few thousand people queue for a bag of free food and other...
Geneva to launch 'adapting to coronavirus' campaign

Geneva to launch 'adapting to coronavirus' campaign

June 4, 2020, 9:28 a.m.
Geneva is launching a campaign to show residents how to live with the coronavirus. 
Swiss-Canadian vaccine to be tested on mice in Geneva

Swiss-Canadian vaccine to be tested on mice in Geneva

June 3, 2020, 9:38 a.m.
A joint Swiss-Canadian coronavirus vaccine is due to be tested on mice in Geneva.  If the tests go well, clinica...
New wave of bankruptcies expected over following weeks

New wave of bankruptcies expected over following weeks

June 3, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
The Geneva Department of Economic Development says it expects a wave of bankruptcies in the next few weeks. A spokesm...
Genève-Plage to limit visitors to 1,000

Genève-Plage to limit visitors to 1,000

June 2, 2020, 9:06 a.m.
Although Genève-Plage will reopen on June 10th, social distancing measures means numbers will be very limited....
Geneva and Zurich airports prepare for return of passengers

Geneva and Zurich airports prepare for return of passengers

May 29, 2020, 9:45 a.m.
Geneva and Zurich airports are gearing up to restart.
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