Study shows Swiss environment may be in trouble

Study shows Swiss environment may be in trouble

Nov. 28, 2017, 6:54 a.m.
The state of the environment in Switzerland may not be as rosy as we all think.
Pakistani dissident denied aslyum in Switzerland

Pakistani dissident denied aslyum in Switzerland

Nov. 24, 2017, 6:47 a.m.
One of Pakistan’s most wanted men has been denied political asylum in Switzerland.
Woman gunned down in Geneva

Woman gunned down in Geneva

Nov. 23, 2017, 7:01 a.m.
A 36 year old woman was gunned down in the middle of Geneva in the early hours of yesterday morning.
Geneva bus driver crashes after suffering suspected stroke

Geneva bus driver crashes after suffering suspected stroke

Nov. 23, 2017, 6:51 a.m.
A Geneva bus driver suffered a suspected stroke yesterday morning and crashed into a street post.
Methane emissions from lakes higher than previously thought

Methane emissions from lakes higher than previously thought

Nov. 22, 2017, 6:14 a.m.
Naturally occurring methane from lakes seems to be far higher than previously thought.
Hundreds demonstrate in Geneva against health insurance hike

Hundreds demonstrate in Geneva against health insurance hike

Nov. 20, 2017, 7:02 a.m.
Around 500 people took to the streets on Saturday in Geneva protesting at yet another rise in health insurance premiums.
Geneva football match cancelled after death threats

Geneva football match cancelled after death threats

Nov. 20, 2017, 6:58 a.m.
Geneva police ordered an amateur football match due to be played yesterday to be cancelled after death threats agains...
Geneva is booming

Geneva is booming

Nov. 17, 2017, 5:52 a.m.
Business is booming in Geneva. That’s the conclusion following a survey by the local Chamber of Commerce.
Major geothermal project starts in Geneva

Major geothermal project starts in Geneva

Nov. 17, 2017, 5:47 a.m.
A major geothermal project has kicked off in Geneva. The canton hopes the new power source will cut the use of heatin...
Pool bathing in burkini - or topless  - now permitted in Geneva

Pool bathing in burkini - or topless - now permitted in Geneva

Nov. 14, 2017, 7:52 a.m.
While topless bathing may not be something on your mind in the current weather – it is now allowed in Geneva. ...
Geneva vote calls to end street advertising

Geneva vote calls to end street advertising

Nov. 10, 2017, 8:52 a.m.
A campaign to end advertising in public spaces in Geneva is likely to be ineffective – according to the nationa...
Geneva Lake Festival badly run and in debt

Geneva Lake Festival badly run and in debt

Nov. 9, 2017, 7:26 a.m.
The 2016 Geneva summer festival, the Geneva Lake Festival, made a CHF 6m loss and was run amateurishly. That’s ...
Geneva hotels report record stays

Geneva hotels report record stays

Nov. 9, 2017, 7:23 a.m.
Geneva hotels had the most successful summer ever. 
Jobs could go at ABB plant in Geneva due to China competition

Jobs could go at ABB plant in Geneva due to China competition

Nov. 7, 2017, 9:04 a.m.
Workers at the ABB factory in Geneva are protesting the loss of up to 150 people – about half the work force.
Spanish government closes Geneva Catalan office

Spanish government closes Geneva Catalan office

Nov. 7, 2017, 9 a.m.
The Spanish government has closed the Catalan regional office in Geneva.
Information meeting on 'Operation Papyrus' in Geneva for illegal residents

Information meeting on 'Operation Papyrus' in Geneva for illegal residents

Nov. 6, 2017, 9:15 a.m.
A major information meeting is being held in Geneva tomorrow for all those who may be living in the canton illegally.
Protestors fight to keep airport Post Office

Protestors fight to keep airport Post Office

Nov. 1, 2017, 9:37 a.m.
Protestors gathered outside the Post Office at Geneva airport to fight its planned closure.  
Genevans get lessons on how to use trams by the Queen

Genevans get lessons on how to use trams by the Queen

Oct. 31, 2017, 9 a.m.
Geneva public transport users are getting lessons on how to be polite - by the Queen of England.
Prominent Geneva Islamic professor accused of rape

Prominent Geneva Islamic professor accused of rape

Oct. 31, 2017, 7:05 a.m.
A prominent Geneva based professor of Islamic studies is being accused of rape and sexual assault by two women.
Thousands suffer delays at Geneva airport

Thousands suffer delays at Geneva airport

Oct. 30, 2017, 6:22 a.m.
Returning holiday makers suffered serious disruption at Geneva airport on Saturday afternoon after a private jet land...
Jet d'Eau to be switched off for three weeks

Jet d'Eau to be switched off for three weeks

Oct. 30, 2017, 6:11 a.m.
Geneva’s most popular tourist attraction will be switched off for three weeks. The Jet d’Eau needs its an...
Is bus and tram Wi-Fi in Geneva worthwhile?

Is bus and tram Wi-Fi in Geneva worthwhile?

Oct. 26, 2017, 7 a.m.
Some Geneva parliamentarians are questioning the wisdom of equipping buses and trams in the city with Wi-Fi.
Train disruption to Geneva this weekend

Train disruption to Geneva this weekend

Oct. 24, 2017, 6:47 a.m.
Major engineering work will disrupt trains from Lausanne to Geneva airport this weekend – and special bus servi...
P&G employees fight for pension rights

P&G employees fight for pension rights

Oct. 23, 2017, 8:50 a.m.
400 ex-employees of Procter and Gamble in Geneva have launched a class action suit against the company, alleging they...
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