Geneva finally installs automatic immigration gates

Geneva finally installs automatic immigration gates

Dec. 11, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
Geneva airport has installed automatic immigration gates for the first time.
Escalade celebrations to disrupt Geneva travel

Escalade celebrations to disrupt Geneva travel

Dec. 6, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Public transport in Geneva will be disrupted today due to Escalade celebrations.
Léman Express to launch in under 2 weeks

Léman Express to launch in under 2 weeks

Dec. 3, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
The launch of the new rail network is less than two weeks away.
Thomas Cook triggers historical bankruptcy

Thomas Cook triggers historical bankruptcy

Nov. 11, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
The collapse of the British travel firm Thomas Cook has triggered one of the biggest bankruptcies in Swiss history.
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...
UN running out of money

UN running out of money

Oct. 9, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
Staff at the United Nations have been told to cut back on conferences, only take essential travel and put off purchas...
Turkish nationals passports confiscated across Europe for social media activity

Turkish nationals passports confiscated across Europe for social media activity

Sept. 30, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
Turkish nationals living in Switzerland are having their passports confiscated by the country’s diplomatic miss...
Thomas Cook collapse to affect thousands of Swiss holiday makers

Thomas Cook collapse to affect thousands of Swiss holiday makers

Sept. 23, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
It’s expected thousands of Swiss holiday makers will be affected by the collapse of the British travel firm Tho...
Visitors from across Europe swarm to CERN Open Days

Visitors from across Europe swarm to CERN Open Days

Sept. 16, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
Thousands took the opportunity over the weekend to explore the mysteries of physics as part of CERN Open Days.
Swiss airport traffic to significantly increase over next 20 years

Swiss airport traffic to significantly increase over next 20 years

Aug. 28, 2019, 8:40 a.m.
All Swiss airports need to be expanded to cope with rising passenger numbers. 
Foreign ministry warns travellers to avoid Kashmir

Foreign ministry warns travellers to avoid Kashmir

Aug. 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 Lanka

Foreign Ministry advises against travel to Sri Lanka

April 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 agreement

Switzerland to join new EU travel agreement

Feb. 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 pace

Pope in Geneva says we live at too fast a pace

June 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 today

Pope arriving in Geneva today

June 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.

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 possible

Geneva airport says avoid 21st June if possible

June 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 bombs

Turkish consulate hit with petrol bombs

April 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 doubles

Plane ‘near misses’ more than doubles

Aug. 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 Turkey

Switzerland strengthens travel advice for Turkey

July 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 September

Discount travel card available from September

July 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 underway

Renovation of Bern station gets underway

July 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 announced

Daily flights to Oman from Zurich announced

July 4, 2017, 6:32 a.m.
Daily flights to Oman will soon be available from both Zurich and Geneva.
Geneva launches campaign against black economy

Geneva launches campaign against black economy

April 11, 2017, 6:55 a.m.
Geneva is launching a campaign against the black economy. The move is part of ‘Operation Papyrus’ which a...
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