Foreign ministry warns travellers to avoid KashmirAug. 13, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
The Swiss foreign ministry has hardened its warning to travellers to the disputed Indian administered area of Kashmir.
Foreign Ministry advises against travel to Sri LankaApril 29, 2019, 11:10 a.m.
The Swiss foreign ministry has joined other western nations and is now advising no travel to Sri Lanka.
Switzerland to join new EU travel agreementFeb. 14, 2019, 10:01 a.m.
Switzerland will join the European Electronic Travel Authorization system which is being rolled out across the EU.
Pope in Geneva says we live at too fast a paceJune 22, 2018, 7:14 a.m.
The Pope told the faithful in Geneva yesterday to reject the barrage of information we are subjected to and we all li...
Pope arriving in Geneva todayJune 21, 2018, 7:11 a.m.
A massive security operation is underway in Geneva as the city awaits the arrival of the Pope.
Geneva gets ready for Pope visit.June 18, 2018, 6:49 a.m.
Geneva authorities are gearing up for the Pope’s visit this week.
Geneva airport says avoid 21st June if possibleJune 5, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
Geneva airport says if you can avoid flying on Thursday June 21st – then stay away.
Turkish consulate hit with petrol bombsApril 4, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
The Turkish consulate in Zurich has been hit by petrol bombs. A group called Barrikade admitted to the attack –...
Plane ‘near misses’ more than doublesAug. 7, 2017, 6:59 a.m.
The number of incidents in Swiss airspace where there was a high risk of collision was more than twice as high last y...
Switzerland strengthens travel advice for TurkeyJuly 28, 2017, 9:49 a.m.
The Swiss foreign ministry has tightened its travel advice for Turkey. It’s advising travelers they could face ...
Discount travel card available from SeptemberJuly 14, 2017, 6:51 a.m.
A new daily discount travel card will be introduced by public transport companies in the next few weeks.
Renovation of Bern station gets underwayJuly 4, 2017, 6:50 a.m.
Major construction work has begun to expand Bern railway station, a building project that will cost one billion Swiss...
Daily flights to Oman from Zurich announcedJuly 4, 2017, 6:32 a.m.
Daily flights to Oman will soon be available from both Zurich and Geneva.
Geneva launches campaign against black economyApril 11, 2017, 6:55 a.m.
Geneva is launching a campaign against the black economy. The move is part of ‘Operation Papyrus’ which a...
Geneva minister says no risk as new tax official is a frontalierMarch 27, 2017, 10:40 a.m.
Politicians in canton Geneva are questioning if its right a recently appointed senior manager is actually a frontalier.
EPFL trained Iranian scientist now in USFeb. 6, 2017, 8:55 a.m.
An Iranian scientist who studied at the EPFL and found herself stranded in Lausanne after President Trump banned nati...
New Geneva tax rule suspended by courtFeb. 2, 2017, 9:05 a.m.
A new Geneva tax law has been suspended ahead of a judicial review. New rules due in for this financial year included...
Several cols closed due to snowNov. 7, 2016, 12:06 p.m.
Several passes have already been closed due to the arrival of snow across Switzerland at the weekend.
World's shortest international flight from Switzerland launchedNov. 4, 2016, 2:34 p.m.
The world's shortest international flight lasting just EIGHT minutes has been launched by an Austrian airline bri...
Users report technical problems on the first day of SBB's new appNov. 2, 2016, 2:49 p.m.
The launch of SBB's new mobile app hasn't gone according to plan with technical problems being reported by users who ...
CCTV footage of a man chasing his car across a motorway - a hit for policeOct. 21, 2016, 10:28 a.m.
A surveillance video posted by Neuchâtel police showing a man chasing his car which had rolled off across a mot...
Two accidents cause severe traffic on A1 between Rolle and NyonOct. 19, 2016, 10:10 a.m.
Traffic was severely disrupted this morning in both directions between Rolle and Nyon after two accidents on the A1. ...
Free "All Geneva” bus ticket to remain for travellers from CointrinSept. 19, 2016, 1:53 p.m.
The free bus ticket that's been offered to travellers arriving at Geneva airport since 2008 has been saved, following...
New lights to control pedestrians installed at Bern railway stationSept. 14, 2016, 1:14 p.m.
New lights to control the rush hour chaos have been installed at Bern railway station for pedestrians. In June, SBB ...