Prankster changes TV channel to porn in shop window

Prankster changes TV channel to porn in shop window

Nov. 21, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
It’s thought a prankster with a TV remote control changed the channels on a TV in shop window in Zurich.
'Top Gear' films at Swiss dam

'Top Gear' films at Swiss dam

Sept. 5, 2019, 6:01 a.m.
A crew from the BBC TV show ‘Top Gear’ has been filming in Switzerland. Witnesses captured a stunt when a...
Switzerland turns off TV transmitters

Switzerland turns off TV transmitters

June 4, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Those living in neighboring countries are now unable to watch Swiss television.
TV license bill confusion to last throughout summer

TV license bill confusion to last throughout summer

April 30, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
It’s likely problems with the bills for TV and radio licensing will last until the end of the summer.
TV licensing bill confusion over correct household addresses

TV licensing bill confusion over correct household addresses

Jan. 15, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
The new company sending out the bills for collection of the TV and radio licensing fees admit there have been problem...
Sunrise network disruption leaves customers without internet

Sunrise network disruption leaves customers without internet

Dec. 17, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
Telecom company Sunrise says its network suffered problems yesterday.
Controversial TV advert claimed to promote violence

Controversial TV advert claimed to promote violence

Nov. 23, 2018, 10:06 a.m.
A Christmas TV advert for the erotic online shop Amorana is causing controversy as some claim it promotes violence.
Majority of Swiss still consuming traditional media

Majority of Swiss still consuming traditional media

Nov. 22, 2018, 9:25 a.m.
Traditional media, such as television and radio, remain popular in Switzerland, despite the rise of Netflix and music...
Households to receive Billag fee refund

Households to receive Billag fee refund

Nov. 15, 2018, 9:54 a.m.
All households that pay the Billag fee should be getting some money back.
Adult phone service adverts played on McDonald's TV

Adult phone service adverts played on McDonald's TV

Nov. 6, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
A McDonald’s restaurant is apologizing after TV screens showed adverts for adult phone and web services.
Possible new vote to cut SRG funding

Possible new vote to cut SRG funding

March 6, 2018, 6:55 a.m.
Although the Swiss Broadcasting Corporation (SRG) survived the no-Billag vote over the weekend. Many commentators say...
Bid to end TV and radio fee fails comprehensively

Bid to end TV and radio fee fails comprehensively

March 5, 2018, 6:12 a.m.
The Swiss Broadcasting Corporation – the SRG - says the vote to keep the license fee is a new beginning for the...
Broadcaster takes legal action against twitter threat

Broadcaster takes legal action against twitter threat

Feb. 6, 2018, 5:56 a.m.
The Swiss Broadcasting Corporation has launched legal action against a man who made a twitter threat against a TV host.
Government launches proposal for Swiss Broadcasting Corporation future

Government launches proposal for Swiss Broadcasting Corporation future

Dec. 20, 2017, 6:37 a.m.
The government has launched a proposal to force the Swiss Broadcasting Corporation to invest at least half of its inc...
Swiss broadcaster refuses to air adverts for assisted suicide group

Swiss broadcaster refuses to air adverts for assisted suicide group

Oct. 30, 2017, 6:17 a.m.
The Swiss public broadcaster, the SRG, is refusing to run advertisements for the assisted suicide organization, Exit.
Government recomends 'no' to Billag vote

Government recomends 'no' to Billag vote

Oct. 19, 2017, 6:51 a.m.
The government is recommending people reject the ‘no-billag’ initiative due to go to the vote in March.
Government urges no vote for Billag fees

Government urges no vote for Billag fees

Sept. 26, 2017, 9:27 a.m.
The Swiss government and the upper house of parliament are urging voters to reject an initiative to cut the Billag fe...
Swiss flagship news programme off-air due to technical glitch

Swiss flagship news programme off-air due to technical glitch

Aug. 11, 2017, 3:24 a.m.
German speaking TV viewers were denied a chance to watch the country’s flag ship news show ‘10vor10&rsquo...
Hit US TV show films episode in Geneva

Hit US TV show films episode in Geneva

June 29, 2017, 6:58 a.m.
Do you ever watch the US TV show the Bachelorette? Well if you do then you might see some familiar locations cropping...
Cinema visits down in Switzerland

Cinema visits down in Switzerland

April 25, 2017, 7:15 a.m.
Last year was a bad year for Swiss cinemas with attendance down around 7% and revenue off over 9%.
Swiss upper house rejects move to ditch TV licencing

Swiss upper house rejects move to ditch TV licencing

March 9, 2017, 7:05 a.m.
The upper house of the Swiss parliament, the Council of States, has rejected an initative to abolish the Billag licen...
Watchdogs slam TV show for propaganda

Watchdogs slam TV show for propaganda

Feb. 28, 2017, 6:43 a.m.
Broadcasting watchdogs have slammed a satirical show on Swiss German language TV for being biased ahead of an importa...
Swiss media habits change

Swiss media habits change

Dec. 2, 2016, 10:21 a.m.
More Swiss youngsters are leaving Facebook and opting for Instagram instead.  
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