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...
Uber drivers to fight Geneva decision

Uber drivers to fight Geneva decision

Nov. 4, 2019, 10:38 a.m.
The future of Uber is under threat in Geneva following a decision by the cantonal department of employment.
Geneva airport to do more to cut night flights

Geneva airport to do more to cut night flights

Nov. 1, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
Geneva airport and its major airlines says they will do more to make sure there are as few flights as possible after ...
Kurdish protestors chain themselves to UN barrier

Kurdish protestors chain themselves to UN barrier

Oct. 31, 2019, 8:46 a.m.
Several Kurdish protestors chained themselves to the barriers surrounding the United Nations in Geneva yesterday.
New tram line wrecked by Annemasse drivers

New tram line wrecked by Annemasse drivers

Oct. 30, 2019, 7:55 a.m.
Drivers in the French town of Annemasse, which borders Geneva, are wrecking the new tram line which is due to open in...
Kurdish man set on fire outside UNHCR identified

Kurdish man set on fire outside UNHCR identified

Oct. 28, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
The Kurdish man who set himself on fire outside the UNHCR buildings in Geneva last Wednesday has been identified as a...
Vote to allow Geneva shops to stay open later delayed

Vote to allow Geneva shops to stay open later delayed

Oct. 28, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
Geneva shop worker unions have delayed a vote by the cantonal parliament which would allow shops to open later Monday...
Woman linked to IS stripped of Swiss nationality

Woman linked to IS stripped of Swiss nationality

Oct. 24, 2019, 9:38 a.m.
A woman from Geneva has been stripped of her Swiss nationality. 
Secret underground tunnel unearthed in Geneva

Secret underground tunnel unearthed in Geneva

Oct. 24, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
A secret underground tunnel has been discovered in Geneva. 
Man sets himself on fire in Geneva

Man sets himself on fire in Geneva

Oct. 23, 2019, 12:19 p.m.
A man set himself on fire outside the UNHCR buildings in Geneva this morning. A Geneva police spokesman says the m...
Japanese Tobacco workers protest in Geneva

Japanese Tobacco workers protest in Geneva

Oct. 23, 2019, 9:19 a.m.
Workers at Japanese Tobacco in Geneva gathered outside the company’s European headquarters yesterday, protestin...
Geneva gives green light to Thursday night bus service

Geneva gives green light to Thursday night bus service

Oct. 21, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Young Genevans are more likely to go out on Thursday nights and the canton has given the green light to boost night b...
Trading company Gunvor fined

Trading company Gunvor fined

Oct. 18, 2019, 9:07 a.m.
The Geneva commodities trading company Gunvor has been ordered to pay CHF 94m in fines and compensation after the Swi...
Overrunning roadworks cause chaos in Geneva

Overrunning roadworks cause chaos in Geneva

Oct. 17, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
Thousands of Geneva commuters were held up on the way to work yesterday morning as overnight roadworks overran.
Facebook cryptocurrency launches in Geneva

Facebook cryptocurrency launches in Geneva

Oct. 15, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
Facebook’s new cryptocurrency project has been officially launched in Geneva. 
Geneva police force interpreter to walk 2km home in dark

Geneva police force interpreter to walk 2km home in dark

Oct. 14, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
Geneva police are apologizing to an interpreter who works for them after dropping the woman off at the border and for...
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