Switzerland closes borders

Switzerland closes borders

March 26, 2020, 9:04 a.m.
As of midnight last night, Switzerland’s borders were completely closed to visitors from anywhere around the wo...
Same number of work permits to be issued to non-EU nationals

Same number of work permits to be issued to non-EU nationals

Nov. 28, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
The government says it will issue the same amount of work permits next year to non-EU nationals as it did this year &...
Amateur women's football team disbanded for lack of work permit

Amateur women's football team disbanded for lack of work permit

Oct. 17, 2019, 9:48 a.m.
The amateur women’s football team in Lugano has been decimated by a decision by the immigration office. 
Hard Brexit may limit Swiss residence permit numbers

Hard Brexit may limit Swiss residence permit numbers

Feb. 14, 2019, 10:10 a.m.
The number of British citizens allowed to work in Switzerland will be limited if the UK crashes out of the EU at the ...
Lack of Swiss work permits causing problems

Lack of Swiss work permits causing problems

Oct. 13, 2016, 5:01 a.m.
The Swiss government has decided to issue an extra 1,000 visas for non-European Union workers next year. This raises...
Swiss work permit crises

Swiss work permit crises

Aug. 26, 2016, 10:08 a.m.
Geneva, Basel and Zurich have all run out of work permits for non-EU nationals. The federal government has reduced t...
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