Geneva nightclubs write to canton to denounce latest closure decision

Geneva nightclubs write to canton to denounce latest closure decision

Sept. 4, 2020, 8:41 a.m.
Geneva nightclub owners are frustrated at a decision to keep them closed until November 16th – but to allo...
Increasing rate of infection in France leads to border closure concerns

Increasing rate of infection in France leads to border closure concerns

Aug. 21, 2020, 10:41 a.m.
The increasing rate of infection in France is leading to worries of the border being closed once again.
Daily infection rate jumps to level seen in mid-April

Daily infection rate jumps to level seen in mid-April

Aug. 13, 2020, 9:33 a.m.
The daily infection rate continues to climb and is now back at a level not seen since mid-April. The Federal Health O...
Number of daily new infections remains above 100

Number of daily new infections remains above 100

Aug. 10, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
The number of new infections in Switzerland remains stubbornly above 100. Yesterday the Federal Office of Public Heal...
Ticino to extend Covid-19 protective measures by 2 weeks

Ticino to extend Covid-19 protective measures by 2 weeks

Aug. 7, 2020, 9:37 a.m.
The canton of Ticino has extended protective coronavirus measures for another two weeks from this coming Sunday. ...
Nightclubs not source of most infections

Nightclubs not source of most infections

Aug. 3, 2020, 10:54 a.m.
Nightclubs are not the source of the most infections of coronavirus in Switzerland.   
Coronavirus infection number on the rise

Coronavirus infection number on the rise

June 11, 2020, 9:14 a.m.
The number of coronavirus infections is creeping up as the country emerges from lockdown. 
Covid-19 cases could see growth as R number set at over 1

Covid-19 cases could see growth as R number set at over 1

June 9, 2020, 10:03 a.m.
The ‘R’ number in Switzerland is reported as being over 1. That means on average each person carrying the...
19 new Covid-19 cases reported yesterday

19 new Covid-19 cases reported yesterday

June 4, 2020, 9:49 a.m.
The Federal Health Office is reporting 19 new coronavirus infections yesterday. There were 3 on Tuesday and 9 on Mond...
Low infection levels push faster lockdown easing than expected

Low infection levels push faster lockdown easing than expected

May 27, 2020, 10:38 a.m.
The continuing low levels of infection is reportedly pushing the government into further lockdown easing – fast...
Rate of new infections remains low, hope for sport stadiums to reopen

Rate of new infections remains low, hope for sport stadiums to reopen

May 25, 2020, 9:32 a.m.
The rate of new infections in Switzerland remains low – only 11 new cases in the last 24 hours according to the...
Number of new infections remains low

Number of new infections remains low

May 22, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
The latest figures from the Federal Health Office show there were 36 new infections in the last 24 hours. A small dro...
Ticino reports no new infections for first time since crisis began

Ticino reports no new infections for first time since crisis began

May 13, 2020, 10:44 a.m.
Canton Ticino has reported no new infections or deaths from Covid-19 for the first time since the start of the crises...
Rate of Covid-19 infection continues to slow

Rate of Covid-19 infection continues to slow

April 22, 2020, 9:48 a.m.
The rate of infection continues to slow in Switzerland. 
Authorities confident spread of virus has stabilised

Authorities confident spread of virus has stabilised

April 16, 2020, 10:02 a.m.
As the downward trend of infection rates here in Switzerland continue, the number of new cases of coronavirus increas...
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.   
Swiss farmers found to have high rate of suicides

Swiss farmers found to have high rate of suicides

Nov. 12, 2018, 9:20 a.m.
Farmers in Switzerland are more likely to commit suicide than any other group.
Swiss arms exports in first half of year higher than last year

Swiss arms exports in first half of year higher than last year

July 27, 2018, 9:07 a.m.
For the first six months of this year, Switzerland exported weapons and munitions worth CHF 205.2 million, higher tha...
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