Geneva minister says no risk as new tax official is a frontalier

Geneva minister says no risk as new tax official is a frontalier

March 27, 2017, 10:40 a.m.
Politicians in canton Geneva are questioning if its right a recently appointed senior manager is actually a frontalier.
Geneva Lake Parade may make comeback for 2017

Geneva Lake Parade may make comeback for 2017

March 27, 2017, 10:26 a.m.
The Geneva Lake Parade may make a return this year. A committee is already planning the electro dance event and have ...
Bid to ban outdoor advertising in Geneva

Bid to ban outdoor advertising in Geneva

March 27, 2017, 10:20 a.m.
An initiative has been launched in Geneva to ban all outdoor advertising. An anti-advertising group says outdoor adve...
Man sentenced to jail for Geneva rape

Man sentenced to jail for Geneva rape

March 24, 2017, 8:53 a.m.
A 42 year old man has been sentenced to five and a half years in jail for the rape of a 24 year old woman in Geneva i...
Swiss aviation officials say no plans to restrict carry on equipment

Swiss aviation officials say no plans to restrict carry on equipment

March 23, 2017, 6:11 a.m.
Swiss airport authorities say there are currently no plans to bring in similar security regulations regarding large e...
Police seize cannabis in two raids

Police seize cannabis in two raids

March 21, 2017, 9:52 a.m.
Solothurn police have destroyed 3,500 cannabis plants discovered in a warehouses in the towns of Lostorf and Trimbach.
2017 Car Show hailed a success

2017 Car Show hailed a success

March 20, 2017, 8:41 a.m.
The Geneva International Car show has close its doors – and organisers say it was a success.
Geneva café owner hit by rare crime

Geneva café owner hit by rare crime

March 20, 2017, 8:39 a.m.
A Geneva café owner has been the victim of a rare crime – all the outdoor furniture has been stolen...
Still hope that SlowUp event will return to Geneva

Still hope that SlowUp event will return to Geneva

March 17, 2017, 5:34 a.m.
All hope may not be lost that Geneva’s car-free event, SlowUp, will return to the canton next year.
Geneva diamond dealer kidnapped and forced to hand over precious jewels

Geneva diamond dealer kidnapped and forced to hand over precious jewels

March 15, 2017, 5:38 a.m.
A diamond dealer was kidnapped from his home in Cologny in Geneva and forced by his kidnappers to hand over jewels, m...
Idea for urban cable cars gathers pace

Idea for urban cable cars gathers pace

March 14, 2017, 5:59 a.m.
The seemingly radical idea to improve public transport in Geneva by using urban cable cars is gathering pace.
70 ideas submitted for redevelopment of Geneva habour

70 ideas submitted for redevelopment of Geneva habour

March 14, 2017, 5:52 a.m.
More than 70 different ideas have been submitted to the Geneva government for the redevelopment of the lakeside at Le...
Man jailed in Geneva for beating daughter

Man jailed in Geneva for beating daughter

March 13, 2017, 6:09 a.m.
A man has been sentenced to 5 months in prison for beating his 13 year old daughter with an electric cable.
Airport cleaner charged with mobile phone theft

Airport cleaner charged with mobile phone theft

March 10, 2017, 5:53 a.m.
A cleaner at Geneva airport has been charged with stealing a mobile phone left on charge at a café. The p...
Peugeot wins Car of the Year in Geneva

Peugeot wins Car of the Year in Geneva

March 7, 2017, 11:19 a.m.
The Peugeot 3008 has been named ‘Car of the Year’ at the Geneva Motor Show.
Convicted Islamic fighter extradited to France

Convicted Islamic fighter extradited to France

March 7, 2017, 6:55 a.m.
Switzerland has extradited a member of the Armed Islamic Group of Algeria to France. The man has already served 10 ye...
Immigration into Geneva slowing

Immigration into Geneva slowing

March 7, 2017, 6:53 a.m.
Immigration into Geneva is slowing markedly. Figures released by the Federal Office of Statistics show there was only...
Legal cannabis sells out in Geneva

Legal cannabis sells out in Geneva

March 6, 2017, 6:50 a.m.
Legal cannabis in Geneva is selling so fast, producers can’t keep up. The drug has been legal in the canton for...
Another plane makes emergency landing in Geneva

Another plane makes emergency landing in Geneva

March 6, 2017, 6:04 a.m.
Another aircraft had to make an emergency landing in Geneva due to passenger illness. Only last month a plane on rout...
More homes available in tight Geneva market

More homes available in tight Geneva market

March 6, 2017, 6 a.m.
The number of available homes in canton Geneva is increasing – although the current crises continues.
Tenant in custody after apartment fire

Tenant in custody after apartment fire

March 3, 2017, 6:53 a.m.
A tenant who was injured when her apartment blew up last month is now in detention as police suspect she may have sta...
Geneva MP wants automatic check-out machines to be taxed

Geneva MP wants automatic check-out machines to be taxed

March 2, 2017, 7 a.m.
The Geneva cantonal government will discuss a bill put forward by a socialist MP that proposes taxing retailers that ...
Man electrocuted on top of Swiss train

Man electrocuted on top of Swiss train

March 1, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
A man trying to enter Switzerland illegally on the top of a train was electrocuted and burst into flames. He died on ...
2,000 illegal workers meet unions in Geneva

2,000 illegal workers meet unions in Geneva

March 1, 2017, 6:51 a.m.
Around 2,000 undocumented migrants gathered at the Palladium in Geneva last night to learn more about ‘Operatio...
Search