New 100 franc note causes problems with ATMsOct. 9, 2019, 10:02 a.m.
The new 100 franc note which is now available across the country is causing problems with certain cash machines.
UN running out of moneyOct. 9, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
Staff at the United Nations have been told to cut back on conferences, only take essential travel and put off purchas...
Basel bar owner notices missing safe in burnt down barSept. 26, 2019, 9:38 a.m.
Thieves have struck another blow to a bar owner in Basel after her business burnt down.
Euromillions odds improve as jackpot reaches limitSept. 19, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
The odds of winning big on the Euromillions lottery may improve after Friday.
Woman's lost wallet returned 31 years laterSept. 18, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
A woman in Winterthur has had her wallet returned to her – 31 years after it was stolen.
Woman ordered out of Switzerland as she doesn't earn enoughAug. 30, 2019, 11:20 a.m.
A Belgium woman has been ordered to leave Switzerland as she doesn’t earn enough.
Non-Swiss gambling sites to be blocked from Swiss internetJune 25, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
Non-Swiss gambling websites will be banned from next month.
Police crack banknote forgery caseMay 27, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
Police have cracked a forgery case after years of suspecting someone was faking bank notes.
Less shoppers spending in France than predictedApril 16, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
A large-scale study to examine shopping habits of those living in the ‘Grand Genève’ region shows ...
New CHF 1,000 note to be releasedMarch 4, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
A new CHF 1,000 note will be released tomorrow - and while you may not see one every day, they are very popular.
Pond coin haul deemed legalFeb. 8, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Three women in Lucerne will not be prosecuted after police determined it is legal to take money thrown into the pond ...
Number of lonely people being scammed on the riseJan. 21, 2019, 9:38 a.m.
An investigation by the SonntagsBlick newspaper shows the amount of single and lonely people being scammed online in ...
New numbers find 4 tonnes of medication wasted dailyNov. 21, 2018, 9:29 a.m.
We waste about a billion francs worth of pharmaceuticals every year – and are not disposing of the drugs properly.
Army apologises over CHF 121m civil servants' annual expensesNov. 19, 2018, 9:01 a.m.
Swiss civil servants rack up CHF 121m in expenses over the course of an average year, leading to an apology from the ...
Huge lottery win for Euro Millions playerOct. 23, 2018, 9:04 a.m.
Swiss lottery organizers have confirmed they have transferred a massive CHF 184m to a Euro Millions winner.
Super rich tax payers driven out of GenevaOct. 12, 2018, 9:24 a.m.
Geneva is losing its super rich tax payers, and the canton’s tax regime is being blamed.
Swiss residency permit denied to AbramovichSept. 26, 2018, 8:05 a.m.
It’s been revealed the Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich was denied a Swiss residency permit on the advice of t...
Money vote set to fail on SundayJune 8, 2018, 6:17 a.m.
Voters will be going to the polls on Sunday to decide if the country should adopt a revolutionary financial system.
Government wants banknote law changeFeb. 22, 2018, 6:40 a.m.
The Swiss government says it wants to end the 20 year limit on how long discontinued bank notes can be exchanged. ...
Switzerland could unblock further Egyptian fundsDec. 19, 2016, 9:25 a.m.
Switzerland is moving to unblock Egyptian funds seized after the fall of the former dictator Hosni Mubarak in 2011.
Finance bosses optimistic for future despite 'Frankenshock'Oct. 31, 2016, 1:34 p.m.
The majority of heads of finance at Swiss companies' say they are optimistic about the future of their firms for the ...
Switzerland trade surplus highest since at least 1987Oct. 20, 2016, 10:50 a.m.
September's trade surplus was the highest in Switzerland since at least 1987, according to the latest trade figu...
Trump admits video of hostage payment to Iran, was from SwitzerlandAug. 8, 2016, 9:38 a.m.
U.S Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has been forced to backtrack after he claimed he'd seen a video of...
Bisse d'Ayent chosen as illustration for new 100-franc notesJuly 21, 2016, 7:24 a.m.
The Swiss National Bank has revealed the Bisse d'Ayent as the illustration of the new 100-franc notes that will b...