Town bans non-Swiss residents from using local swimming pool

Town bans non-Swiss residents from using local swimming pool

July 31, 2020, 9:45 a.m.
Could swimming pools in Switzerland soon be off-limits to those not living in the country? 
Researchers develop formula showing link between lockdown and death rates

Researchers develop formula showing link between lockdown and death rates

July 27, 2020, 10:22 a.m.
A study by the University of Bern suggests if the government had waited an extra week before locking down on the 16th...
Lockdown over as rules lifted or lightened

Lockdown over as rules lifted or lightened

June 22, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
The country moves out of lockdown today with many rules either abolished or lightened. 
Many cinemas to remain closed this weekend despite relaxed restrictions

Many cinemas to remain closed this weekend despite relaxed restrictions

June 4, 2020, 9:41 a.m.
Although the government is allowing cinemas to reopen from Saturday, many may choose to remain closed as managers fee...
Life to largely return to normal by June 19th

Life to largely return to normal by June 19th

May 28, 2020, 10:03 a.m.
June 19th is the date to aim for. The government says from then there will be further relaxations in the lockdow...
Hopes for more lockdown easing after infection numbers continue falling

Hopes for more lockdown easing after infection numbers continue falling

May 19, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
There are hopes Switzerland remains on track for further lessening of the lockdown restrictions after the number of p...
Uncertainty over reopening of swimming pools

Uncertainty over reopening of swimming pools

May 11, 2020, 9:43 a.m.
While we may be able to do a few more things from today, there is still uncertainty over when we may be able to use t...
Demonstrations held to protest Covid-19 restrictions

Demonstrations held to protest Covid-19 restrictions

May 11, 2020, 9:39 a.m.
Demonstrators gathered in several cities on Saturday, protesting the coronavirus restrictions. 
Switzerland experiences first day of easing lockdown restrictions

Switzerland experiences first day of easing lockdown restrictions

April 28, 2020, 9:57 a.m.
Switzerland began easing out of lockdown restrictions yesterday.
Tourism sector pleads case for reopening by summer

Tourism sector pleads case for reopening by summer

April 27, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
Representatives from the tourism sector met federal councillors in Bern yesterday to plead their case for reopening b...
Lockdown restriction easing begins

Lockdown restriction easing begins

April 27, 2020, 8:52 a.m.
Today - after 6 weeks in coronavirus lockdown - Switzerland is starting, slowly, to ease restrictions across the coun...
Covid-19 Updates: Ticino lockdown extended and masks not mandatory

Covid-19 Updates: Ticino lockdown extended and masks not mandatory

April 23, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
Ticino’s lockdown is to be extended until May 3 - instead of starting to ease restrictions on Monday, along wit...
Lockdown restrictions to begin easing in just over one week

Lockdown restrictions to begin easing in just over one week

April 17, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
It’s official - Switzerland will begin to ease its lockdown restrictions in just over a week’s time. ...
COVID-19 may have hit peak in Switzerland

COVID-19 may have hit peak in Switzerland

April 10, 2020, 9:25 a.m.
After three and half weeks in lockdown, COVID-19 may have peaked in Switzerland, according to figures released by the...
Lockdown extended but restrictions set to loosen

Lockdown extended but restrictions set to loosen

April 9, 2020, 9:50 a.m.
Switzerland’s lockdown has been extended by another week - until April 26. 
Public asks when restrictions on life might ease

Public asks when restrictions on life might ease

April 6, 2020, 10:19 a.m.
We are now three weeks into lockdown in Switzerland - and public debate has started to ask when we might expect restr...
One month since first Covid-19 case in Switzerland

One month since first Covid-19 case in Switzerland

March 25, 2020, 9:18 a.m.
Today marks one month since the first coronavirus case was diagnosed in Switzerland.
Eurobus blames restrictive regulations for service suspensions

Eurobus blames restrictive regulations for service suspensions

Oct. 31, 2019, 8:40 a.m.
A long-distance bus service is blaming restrictive regulations for its decision to suspend 6 services within the coun...
Fireworks restrictions for Swiss National Day

Fireworks restrictions for Swiss National Day

July 25, 2018, 9:25 a.m.
Firework display organisers told to check out import restrictions for Swiss National Day 
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