Coronavirus: 14,000 cases confirmed in Switzerland

Coronavirus: 14,000 cases confirmed in Switzerland

March 30, 2020, 10:03 a.m.
The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Switzerland is now more than 14,000 - and health officials have confi...
Woman selling surgical masks at inflated price arrested

Woman selling surgical masks at inflated price arrested

March 27, 2020, 9:04 a.m.
A woman from Zurich has been arrested - after police caught her selling surgical face masks online, for an inflated p...
Website launched to track Covid-19 around Switzerland

Website launched to track Covid-19 around Switzerland

March 27, 2020, 8:59 a.m.
A website to track possible cases of coronavirus has been launched in Switzerland.   
Covid-19 cases rise by 1,000 in one day

Covid-19 cases rise by 1,000 in one day

March 27, 2020, 8:56 a.m.
The number of coronavirus cases in Switzerland continues to rise.   
Switzerland has one of highest infection rates compared to population

Switzerland has one of highest infection rates compared to population

March 26, 2020, 9:01 a.m.
Switzerland now has the highest rate of infection with Covid-19 in the world - based on its population.   
Over 800 new cases of coronavirus in 24 hours

Over 800 new cases of coronavirus in 24 hours

March 24, 2020, 8:42 a.m.
8,060 cases of coronavirus have now been confirmed in Switzerland - that’s 866 new cases in 24 hours. 
Switzerland has second highest rate of infection per capita

Switzerland has second highest rate of infection per capita

March 23, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Switzerland has risen to above 7,000 - according to the latest figure...
Switzerland records its youngest Covid-19 victim

Switzerland records its youngest Covid-19 victim

March 12, 2020, 10:15 a.m.
Switzerland has recorded its youngest victim of Covid-19. 
WTO staff member tests positive for Covid-19

WTO staff member tests positive for Covid-19

March 12, 2020, 10:13 a.m.
In Geneva, the World Trade Organization has suspended all meetings until 20th March after a staff member was tes...
Covid-19: Zurich public transport brings in measures to protect staff

Covid-19: Zurich public transport brings in measures to protect staff

March 11, 2020, 9:43 a.m.
Zurich pubic transport is bringing in new measures to protect passengers and staff from the Covid-19 virus.
Total of 312 test positive for Covid-19

Total of 312 test positive for Covid-19

March 10, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
A further 31 people have tested positive for Covid-19 in Switzerland making a total of 312. 
Majority of citizens support government handling of Covid-19 outbreak

Majority of citizens support government handling of Covid-19 outbreak

March 9, 2020, 9:56 a.m.
The majority of people in the country believe the government is doing a good job in its efforts to control the spread...
Second person infected with Covid-19 dies

Second person infected with Covid-19 dies

March 9, 2020, 9:42 a.m.
Two people have now died after being infected with Covid-19. 
First death from Covid-19 in Switzerland

First death from Covid-19 in Switzerland

March 6, 2020, 10:09 a.m.
A person has died from Covid-19 – the first person in Switzerland. 
21 more Covid-19 cases confirmed in 24 hours

21 more Covid-19 cases confirmed in 24 hours

March 5, 2020, 10:49 a.m.
A further 21 people have been confirmed with Covid 19 in Switzerland in the past 24 hours.
Another 6 confirmed to have Covid-19 in Switzerland

Another 6 confirmed to have Covid-19 in Switzerland

March 3, 2020, 10:11 a.m.
Another 6 people have been confirmed suffering from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, taking the total in Switzerland to...
Sankt Gallen school fights bacteria skin infection

Sankt Gallen school fights bacteria skin infection

March 8, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
A school is Sankt Gallen is fighting a persistent infection. 
Rate of HIV infections at all time low

Rate of HIV infections at all time low

Nov. 20, 2018, 10 a.m.
The number of HIV infections is at an all time low, and experts hope it marks an important milestone.
One in three blood poisoning cases contracted in hospital

One in three blood poisoning cases contracted in hospital

July 27, 2017, 8:25 a.m.
A study has shown that one in three blood poisoning infections in children was contracted while in hospital.
Measles on rise in Switzerland

Measles on rise in Switzerland

Feb. 10, 2017, 9:46 a.m.
Measles is on the increase in Switzerland. In 2015 there were 35 cases of the disease and in 2016, 70.
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