Zurich licence plate auction disappoints

Zurich licence plate auction disappoints

Dec. 21, 2017, 9:58 a.m.
Officials from the Zurich traffic office are putting on a brave face after a licence plate auction didn’t bring...
Donations mean crash victim's body can be returned to Germany

Donations mean crash victim's body can be returned to Germany

Dec. 19, 2017, 5:48 a.m.
The body of the 22 year old driver who died in a crash in Gotthard tunnel can now be returned home to Germany after l...
Switzerland signs train agreement with Bolivia

Switzerland signs train agreement with Bolivia

Dec. 15, 2017, 9:15 a.m.
Switzerland has signed an agreement with Bolivia to offer technical support for the building of a new railway which w...
Geneva bus driver dies after stroke

Geneva bus driver dies after stroke

Dec. 15, 2017, 9:12 a.m.
The Geneva bus driver who suffered a stroke at the wheel in November has died in hospital.
Two dead in Gotthard Tunnel crash

Two dead in Gotthard Tunnel crash

Dec. 14, 2017, 10:13 a.m.
Two people were killed and four more seriously injured in a horrific crash in the Gotthard Tunnel yesterday morning.
Swiss Federal Railways test driverless train

Swiss Federal Railways test driverless train

Dec. 6, 2017, 6:40 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways have tested a driverless train. The company hopes the move to automatic trains will be able to...
Court rejects driver's claim autopilot caused accident

Court rejects driver's claim autopilot caused accident

Dec. 1, 2017, 5:33 a.m.
A court in canton Bern has rejected a Tesla driver’s claim he shouldn’t be held responsible for an accide...
Court to make driverless car ruling after accident

Court to make driverless car ruling after accident

Nov. 27, 2017, 9:19 a.m.
A Swiss court will determine if an accident was the cause of the driver – or a failure of the automatic driving...
Taxis likely to get more expensive after court ruling

Taxis likely to get more expensive after court ruling

Nov. 21, 2017, 9:14 a.m.
Taking a taxi in Switzerland could get more expensive following a Federal Court ruling.
Zurich commuters hit by train problems

Zurich commuters hit by train problems

Nov. 10, 2017, 8:47 a.m.
Zurich commuters were hit by major delays yesterday afternoon – along the so called ‘Gold Coast’.
Overtaking law could be changed

Overtaking law could be changed

Nov. 3, 2017, 5:24 a.m.
The law could be changed to allow drivers to pass other vehicles on the right on autoroutes – but not overtaking.
Genevans get lessons on how to use trams by the Queen

Genevans get lessons on how to use trams by the Queen

Oct. 31, 2017, 9 a.m.
Geneva public transport users are getting lessons on how to be polite - by the Queen of England.
Is bus and tram Wi-Fi in Geneva worthwhile?

Is bus and tram Wi-Fi in Geneva worthwhile?

Oct. 26, 2017, 7 a.m.
Some Geneva parliamentarians are questioning the wisdom of equipping buses and trams in the city with Wi-Fi.
New Gotthard tunnel construction could start in 2020

New Gotthard tunnel construction could start in 2020

Oct. 26, 2017, 6:39 a.m.
The government says drilling on a new road tunnel for the Gotthard could start in 2020. The people voted to build the...
Thousands stuck in Gotthard jam

Thousands stuck in Gotthard jam

Oct. 25, 2017, 8:41 a.m.
Thousands of motorists were stuck in a major jam yesterday trying to get through the Gotthard Tunnel.
Train disruption to Geneva this weekend

Train disruption to Geneva this weekend

Oct. 24, 2017, 6:47 a.m.
Major engineering work will disrupt trains from Lausanne to Geneva airport this weekend – and special bus servi...
Zurich public transport drivers sacked for phone use

Zurich public transport drivers sacked for phone use

Oct. 17, 2017, 6:46 a.m.
Public transport bosses in Zurich have sacked three drivers so far this year for using either phones or tablets at th...
Taxi companies clash in Frauenfeld

Taxi companies clash in Frauenfeld

Oct. 17, 2017, 6:42 a.m.
Rival taxi firms clashed outside the main train station in Frauenfeld in canton Thurgau as competitors complain about...
Millions lost to autoroute freeriders

Millions lost to autoroute freeriders

Oct. 16, 2017, 6:12 a.m.
The highway fund is losing around CHF 20m a year due to autoroute freeriders.
3,000 peek under trams in Geneva

3,000 peek under trams in Geneva

Oct. 16, 2017, 6:11 a.m.
3,000 Genevans took the opportunity to peer behind the scenes at the city’s largest tram depot on Saturday. ...
Tram diners have crashing end to meal in Zurich

Tram diners have crashing end to meal in Zurich

Oct. 16, 2017, 6:09 a.m.
A group of diners on a special restaurant tram in Zurich had a shocking end to their meal when the old-style tram the...
Geneva cable car project a step closer

Geneva cable car project a step closer

Oct. 13, 2017, 8:53 a.m.
The plan for a major cable car transport system in Geneva has taken a step further – and been extended.
Campaign to teach drivers importance of rescue lane

Campaign to teach drivers importance of rescue lane

Oct. 9, 2017, 6:21 a.m.
A nationwide campaign has been launched to teach drivers the importance of forming a rescue lane in case of an accide...
14,000 take opportunity to peek inside UN

14,000 take opportunity to peek inside UN

Oct. 9, 2017, 6:11 a.m.
14,000 took the opportunity to take a look inside the Palais des Nations on Saturday – slightly fewer than orga...
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