Cost of drugs in Switzerland often double European averageOct. 14, 2019, 9:04 a.m.
We’re paying at least a billion francs a year too much in health insurance premiums – and that’s du...
More illegal medicines being stopped at borderMay 3, 2019, 5:57 a.m.
Customs officers are seizing more and more illegal pharmaceutical drugs – leading to concerns of safety.
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.
Swiss companies spend millions lobbying US governmentMarch 13, 2018, 8:40 a.m.
Swiss pharmaceutical companies have spent millions of dollars in the United States to fight the Affordable Care ...
Officers seize drugs in combined operationJan. 17, 2018, 5:43 a.m.
Italian border guards have seized drugs worth more than a million francs on the Swiss border.
Campaign to legalize cannabis moves aheadJan. 5, 2018, 10:55 a.m.
The campaign to legalize cannabis in Switzerland has taken a step forward. The group ‘Legalize it!’ has r...
Warnings over illegal pharmaceuticals on saleSept. 26, 2017, 9:43 a.m.
Swiss authorities are warning about illegal pharmaceuticals could be on sale in the country after a seizure at the bo...
Switzerland files the most patents in the worldMay 25, 2017, 5:26 a.m.
Switzerland files the most patents in the world – when compared on a per capita basis.
Novartis cut Swiss jobsOct. 6, 2016, 10 a.m.
The Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis has announced it's to cut 73 posts at the ESBATech research centre near Zur...