Germany asked to hold up their side of 1996 rail plansSept. 1, 2020, 9:05 a.m.
Switzerland is putting pressure on Germany to finish its rail plans it agreed to in 1996.
Research shows migrants contribute to country more than they takeAug. 19, 2020, 9:51 a.m.
New research shows migrants in Switzerland contribute more to the country than they take, a third will leave the coun...
Norway introduces quarantine for arrivals from SwitzerlandAug. 7, 2020, 9:33 a.m.
From tomorrow, Norway has introduced a 10-day quarantine for arrivals from Switzerland.
Meteorologists say 'unusual' heatwaves now becoming normJuly 3, 2020, 8:51 a.m.
In a joint statement – meteorologists from Switzerland, Germany and Austria say heatwaves which were considered...
Switzerland named safest country in the world for Covid-19June 8, 2020, 11:58 a.m.
Switzerland is the safest country in the world for Covid-19. Germany is second.
Switzerland prepares for Covid-19 second wave over summerApril 29, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
While the current rate of infections is flattening, experts are now preparing for a second wave which may hit in July...
Paramedic petitions to allow cross-border parental visitsApril 14, 2020, 9:40 a.m.
A paramedic in Switzerland is launching a petition to allow separated parents to visit their children if they’r...
Covid-19 death toll rises to 19 in SwitzerlandMarch 18, 2020, 9:55 a.m.
19 people have now died from coronavirus in Switzerland since the outbreak began.
Country in lock-down, chaos as borders, home testing trialed.March 17, 2020, 12:05 p.m.
Switzerland is now in lock-down. Only essential shops, such as food and pharmacies, can be open. Also servic...
People will get more control over their health insurance policies.March 13, 2020, 7:04 a.m.
People will get more control over their health insurance policies.
Switzerland to help more in Greece migrant crisisFeb. 11, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
Switzerland says it will work closely with Greece to help with the migrants currently in the country.
Kosovar man married to Swiss woman asked to leave countryDec. 18, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
A Kosovar man has lost his battle to stay in Switzerland, despite being married to a Swiss woman and having 5 childre...
Museums attracting great number of visitorsNov. 13, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Museums in Switzerland are in rude health – despite a small fall in visitors last year compared to the year bef...
EU regions urge 'understanding' for Switzerland's politicsSept. 5, 2019, 6:09 a.m.
Local regions of EU countries bordering Switzerland are urging Brussels to be more understanding about this country&r...
Level 5 avalanche warnings in place after heavy snowfallJan. 15, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Heavy snow in Eastern Switzerland means avalanche warnings are set at extreme.
Switzerland will not be signing the UN Migration PactNov. 22, 2018, 9:18 a.m.
Switzerland is joining a growing list of countries not signing up to the UN Migration Pact, but the government is kee...
New traffic laws established for 2019Oct. 11, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Several new traffic laws will come into force in the New Year.
27,000 signatures for petition to continue migrant-rescue workOct. 10, 2018, 9:20 a.m.
27,000 people have signed a petition to allow a ship to continue its work rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean.
EU president says time running out for Swiss talksSept. 14, 2018, 6:43 a.m.
The European Commission president, Jean-Claude Junker, is warning Switzerland any agreement with the EU has to be sig...
Switzerland falls in expat rankingsSept. 7, 2018, 6:47 a.m.
A new survey shows Switzerland is plummeting in the rankings for a being a good place to live and work for expats.
Fuel confusion closed Shell service stationSept. 3, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
About 50 motorists are thought to be affected after a fueling mishap at a Shell service station in Rümlang in Zu...
Swiss companies spend the most on research and developmentAug. 17, 2018, 9:35 a.m.
Swiss companies invest more than any others around the world in research and development or R&D, according to a g...
Freeze on Swiss registration of three Porsches and Mercedes modelsAug. 17, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
From today, some models of imported Porsches and Mercedes cars will be denied registration in Switzerland after the F...
Switzerland decides against signing Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear WeaponsAug. 16, 2018, 12:36 p.m.
The Swiss Federal Council says that now isn’t the right time for the country to sign the Treaty on the Prohibit...