Woman denied C permit as she lives in wrong commune

Woman denied C permit as she lives in wrong commune

Sept. 10, 2019, 6:45 a.m.
A Brazilian woman has been denied a category C resident permit as she lives only 100 meters away from a communal line...
Woman ordered out of Switzerland as she doesn't earn enough

Woman ordered out of Switzerland as she doesn't earn enough

Aug. 30, 2019, 11:20 a.m.
A Belgium woman has been ordered to leave Switzerland as she doesn’t earn enough.
Decrease in migration to Switzerland

Decrease in migration to Switzerland

July 24, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Fewer people are moving to Switzerland from the EU and Efta states. 
EU immigration has no impact of Swiss jobs or wages

EU immigration has no impact of Swiss jobs or wages

July 2, 2019, 10:01 a.m.
A government report says immigration from the EU has no significant impact on job prospects for Swiss nationals nor d...
'Mind the Gap' no-deal Brexit strategy in place for UK Swiss workers

'Mind the Gap' no-deal Brexit strategy in place for UK Swiss workers

April 18, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Switzerland and the UK have come to an agreement on how to treat workers in the case of a no-deal Brexit.
Swiss population rises to 8.5m

Swiss population rises to 8.5m

April 10, 2019, 6:42 a.m.
The number of people living in Switzerland is up a bit – at 8.5m. That’s a rise of 0.7%.
Italian and Swiss border guards clamp down on illegal immigration

Italian and Swiss border guards clamp down on illegal immigration

Feb. 19, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
Swiss and Italian border guards have started joint patrols along the border to tackle illegal immigration.
Swiss football fans remain in Russia after World Cup

Swiss football fans remain in Russia after World Cup

Jan. 14, 2019, 8:45 a.m.
It’s thought there could be as many as 81 Swiss football fans who have not returned from Russia after the World...
Man deported after arousing fake marriage suspicion

Man deported after arousing fake marriage suspicion

Nov. 8, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
A Kosovo man has been deported after authorities accused him of entering a marriage of convenience.
Survey gives insight into lives of Swiss youth

Survey gives insight into lives of Swiss youth

Aug. 28, 2018, 8:42 a.m.
A major survey shows the young in Switzerland are far more concerned about pensions than immigration.
Fewer asylum applications filed in July

Fewer asylum applications filed in July

Aug. 14, 2018, 9:56 a.m.
The number of people who applied for asylum in Switzerland last month fell by nearly 20 per cent compared with the sa...
EU immigration not dragging down wages

EU immigration not dragging down wages

July 4, 2018, 8:04 a.m.
EU immigration is not having an adverse effect on Swiss jobs. That’s the conclusion from a report by the State ...
Switzerland will not take further EU migrants

Switzerland will not take further EU migrants

July 2, 2018, 6:17 a.m.
Switzerland says it will not take any further asylum seekers as part of an EU resettlement process designed to spread...
SVP says it has enough signatures to launch free movement vote

SVP says it has enough signatures to launch free movement vote

June 27, 2018, 6:20 a.m.
The Swiss People’s Party says it has collected enough signatures to end free movement of people with the EU.
Non-Swiss do pay more for car insurance

Non-Swiss do pay more for car insurance

Feb. 28, 2018, 6:53 a.m.
If you’re not Swiss, it’s really worth shopping around for your car insurance. A new survey has shown non...
EU migration into Switzerland falls dramatically

EU migration into Switzerland falls dramatically

Jan. 15, 2018, 6:59 a.m.
The number of EU workers coming to Switzerland has halved in the last four years. The State Secretariat for Migration...
EU talks successful, but some more work to be done

EU talks successful, but some more work to be done

Nov. 24, 2017, 6:49 a.m.
Yesterday’s meeting in Bern with the head of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Junker is being hailed as a s...
EU head in Bern for meeting

EU head in Bern for meeting

Nov. 23, 2017, 6:55 a.m.
The head of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Junker, will be meeting the Swiss President, Doris Leuthard in Bern ...
Switzerland is highly lucrative for ex-pats

Switzerland is highly lucrative for ex-pats

Sept. 27, 2017, 9:22 a.m.
Switzerland is a lucrative place to be for ex-pats – but not a friendly one. That’s the conclusion from t...
Swiss population grows - mainly due to immigration

Swiss population grows - mainly due to immigration

Aug. 31, 2017, 8:49 a.m.
The Swiss population grew by over one percent last year, according to new numbers from the Federal Statistics Office.
Swiss President meets French counterpart

Swiss President meets French counterpart

July 19, 2017, 7:11 a.m.
The Swiss President Doris Leuthard has held her first meeting in Paris with the French President Emmanuel Macron. Mr....
EU immigration down sharply

EU immigration down sharply

July 18, 2017, 7:58 a.m.
The number of people moving to Switzerland is down heavily – especially from EU countries - figures from the St...
Net immigration from EU at lowest level in a decade

Net immigration from EU at lowest level in a decade

July 5, 2017, 7:14 a.m.
Net immigration from European Union countries and three member states of the European Free Trade Association is the l...
Swiss economy minister heads to London for Brexit talks

Swiss economy minister heads to London for Brexit talks

March 30, 2017, 9:24 a.m.
The Swiss economics minister, Johann Schneider-Ammann is travelling to London tomorrow to meet British government min...
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