World Economic Forum to end todayJan. 24, 2020, 8:42 a.m.
The World Economic Forum meeting in Davos ends today – closing remarks are expected at lunchtime.
Graubünden police outline Davos security measuresJan. 21, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
The head of Graubünden cantonal police has been outlining the security measures in place for this year’s W...
Missile system installed during Global Refugee ForumDec. 17, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
Extra security is in place in Geneva as the Global Refugee Forum is underway.
New cyber-security NGO makes Geneva homeSept. 27, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
Geneva has a new non-governmental organization which will further strengthen the city’s role as a centre of cyb...
Facebook post of burglar photo frustrates policeJuly 24, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
A burglary victim in canton Thurgau is taking the law into his own hands – and the local police are not happy.
UK-Swiss information sharing agreement signed in case of no-deal BrexitJuly 11, 2019, 10 a.m.
The Swiss Justice Minister Karin Keller-Sutter has signed an agreement with the UK which guarantees the two countries...
Extra surveillance powers don’t amount to more surveillanceMay 22, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
New powers to allow authorities to bug mobile phones and hack computers have not led to an increase in special survei...
Bad management blamed for lack of new security measures at UNApril 9, 2019, 6:57 a.m.
Not enough money is being spent on the safety and security of the international organisations in Geneva – altho...
One million Swiss victims of cyber-attackMarch 29, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
Around a million people in Switzerland say they’ve been a victim of a cyber-attack – but the vast majorit...
Police congregate in Davos for World Economic MeetingJan. 22, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
Police units from all over the country are in Davos, as the World Economic Forum meeting starts today.
Basel to provide security guards for Jewish communityDec. 6, 2018, 9:41 a.m.
The canton of Basel City has agreed to pay for private armed security guards to watch over synagogues and other Jewis...
University of Zurich suffers ongoing cyber-attackNov. 5, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
The University of Zurich is suffering a sustained cyber-attack.
Swiss customer privacy largely unprotected onlineOct. 11, 2018, 10:33 a.m.
Swiss International Airlines is under pressure to improve its online security by the Federal Data Protection Commission.
Police debate body cameras in ZurichAug. 27, 2018, 8:29 a.m.
Zurich police officers are fighting against the introduction of body cams.
Security is quicker at Geneva airport due to new machinesJuly 9, 2018, 7:03 a.m.
Geneva airport is leading the world with the use of new luggage scanners. The machines produce a 3D image of the bags...
New VIP space opened at Geneva airportFeb. 23, 2018, 6:21 a.m.
Geneva airport has unveiled a new space – especially for VIPs. Or even, VVIPs.
Hackers steal more Swiss internet passwordsDec. 6, 2017, 6:48 a.m.
The Federal Cyber Security Unit says another 70,000 user names and passwords have been stolen by potential hackers in...
Swiss government to issue electronic IDsNov. 16, 2017, 8:26 a.m.
The Swiss government says it wants to roll out digital ID cards to everyone in the country – including foreigners.
Stowaway found on EasyJet flight to GenevaNov. 15, 2017, 9:35 a.m.
A 25 year old stowaway was found on an EasyJet flight at Gatwick airport heading for Geneva on Sunday evening. He&rsq...
Defence minister calls for more cyber-security resourcesOct. 25, 2017, 8:47 a.m.
The Swiss Defence Minister is calling for more resources to fight cybercrime.
No trains to Geneva airport this SaturdayOct. 4, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
Travellers are being warned this weekend about several train cancellations around Geneva. The main disruption will be...
New automatic passport control opens in ZurichSept. 29, 2017, 5:41 a.m.
Zurich airport will be hoping new automatic passport control gates will relieve the pressures on passengers entering ...
Swiss government warns of email hacksAug. 31, 2017, 9:02 a.m.
The Swiss government is raising the alarm over 21,000 Swiss based email accounts that maybe compromised.
Passengers stranded at Geneva airportAug. 15, 2017, 10:01 a.m.
Some passengers and those picking up friends were stuck at Geneva airport yesterday afternoon after an unattended bag...