Farmers to receive heatwave help from Swiss Government

Farmers to receive heatwave help from Swiss Government

Aug. 7, 2018, 9:40 a.m.
Farmers who have been badly affected by the current drought are to receive help from the Swiss Government, after it a...
Federal Court overrules refusal of Swiss citizenship to Iranian refugee

Federal Court overrules refusal of Swiss citizenship to Iranian refugee

Aug. 7, 2018, 9:29 a.m.
A taxi driver, who came to Switzerland as a refugee nearly 30 years ago, is to be granted Swiss citizenship after a r...
Switzerland moving towards sustainability

Switzerland moving towards sustainability

July 18, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
Switzerland making positive progress on SDGs, says minister
Petition to end teacher burnout

Petition to end teacher burnout

July 9, 2018, 11:51 a.m.
Teachers in Switzerland are suffering from burnout. 
Voters make final Geneva government decision

Voters make final Geneva government decision

May 7, 2018, 7:04 a.m.
Geneva voters delivered a split result in the final round of the cantonal government election yesterday. One shock re...
Switzerland can do more in fight against corruption - OECD

Switzerland can do more in fight against corruption - OECD

March 28, 2018, 7:05 a.m.
The OECD says Switzerland can be doing more in the fight against corruption – especially in the protection of&n...
Swiss companies spend millions lobbying US government

Swiss companies spend millions lobbying US government

March 13, 2018, 8:40 a.m.
Swiss pharmaceutical companies have spent millions of dollars in the United States to fight the Affordable Care ...
New Swiss government portal to make life easier

New Swiss government portal to make life easier

Nov. 7, 2017, 8:46 a.m.
The Swiss government is launching a new online portal to make life easier for those running a business in the country.
New Swiss foreign minister questioned over gun lobby ties

New Swiss foreign minister questioned over gun lobby ties

Oct. 16, 2017, 6:19 a.m.
It’s been revealed the incoming Swiss foreign minister applied to join a pro-gun group only days before his ele...
Swiss government wants to track stalkers

Swiss government wants to track stalkers

Oct. 12, 2017, 9:28 a.m.
The Swiss government wants to change the law to allow courts to order those convicted of stalking to wear trackers.
New cabinet minister will take over foreign ministry

New cabinet minister will take over foreign ministry

Sept. 25, 2017, 9:15 a.m.
The new Swiss cabinet member, 56 year old Ignazio Cassis will become foreign minister.
Ticino gets federal councillor for the first time since 1999

Ticino gets federal councillor for the first time since 1999

Sept. 21, 2017, 6:20 a.m.
For the first time since 1999, the Italian speaking canton of Ticino will have a federal councilor.
Swiss government decides not to regulate against fake news

Swiss government decides not to regulate against fake news

May 11, 2017, 6:45 a.m.
The Swiss government has decided, for the time being, it won’t intervene to regulate ‘fake news’ on...
Swiss cabinet takes to the streets of Solothurn

Swiss cabinet takes to the streets of Solothurn

March 30, 2017, 9:08 a.m.
Members of the federal government, including the president Doris Leuthard, mingled with crowds and had selfies taken ...
Swiss government boost to gender equality

Swiss government boost to gender equality

Nov. 24, 2016, 6:12 a.m.
Plans to impose gender quotas on boards and managements of listed Swiss companies have been endorsed by the governmen...
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