Law passed in major step towards gender pay equality

Law passed in major step towards gender pay equality

Dec. 5, 2018, 9:33 a.m.
Parliament has passed a law which it’s hoped will be a major step against gender pay inequality.
Swiss citizens without date of birth now born January 1st

Swiss citizens without date of birth now born January 1st

Dec. 4, 2018, 9:21 a.m.
A change in the law will allow those people who don’t know their exact date of birth to be listed as the 1st&nb...
Lausanne protests anti-begging laws

Lausanne protests anti-begging laws

Nov. 2, 2018, 9:23 a.m.
Several hundred demonstrated in Lausanne last night to protest at new anti-begging laws.
Cost of becoming Swiss to be investigated

Cost of becoming Swiss to be investigated

Oct. 22, 2018, 8:19 a.m.
The cost of becoming Swiss varies widely across the country.
Child-Sex offenders banned from working with children for life

Child-Sex offenders banned from working with children for life

Oct. 11, 2018, 10:26 a.m.
The government has said anyone who has been convicted of a sexual offence against a child will be barred from working...
Health and law classes mandatory for new sex workers

Health and law classes mandatory for new sex workers

Oct. 8, 2018, 8:54 a.m.
New sex workers arriving in Geneva will now have to attend information sessions which will outline their rights and d...
Autoroute cyclist in Gübrist tunnel

Autoroute cyclist in Gübrist tunnel

Sept. 24, 2018, 7:05 a.m.
Drivers passing through the Gübrist tunnel were bemused to see a cyclist riding on the side of the road.
As many as 250 Swiss citizens locked up in foreign jails every year

As many as 250 Swiss citizens locked up in foreign jails every year

July 23, 2018, 9:26 a.m.
Each year, around 250 Swiss citizens end up in foreign prisons, according to figures released by the Federal Departme...
Call to make forming 'emergency lane' law

Call to make forming 'emergency lane' law

May 8, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
The federal government is examining if it should make it law that drivers should create a corridor for emergency vehi...
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