Switzerland should tighten restrictions to curb the coronavirus again following a recent spike in cases, in order to prevent the need for much harsher lockdown … Read more
An 80×80 meter Swiss flag hung up by high workers on the occasion of the national holiday on Saturday on a rock face below the … Read more
Sika is expecting a sustainable improvement in the global construction market after seeing an increase in sales in June and a good development in July … Read more
Swiss elevator and escalator maker Schindler on Friday announced 2,000 job cuts over two years after first-half profit fell more than a quarter, as the … Read more
Switzerland’s Attorney General Michael Lauber offered on Friday to resign from his office, after a Swiss court concluded he lied to investigators while his office … Read more
Swiss officials have opened investigations into importers and dealers of defective respiratory masks, warning users of protective devices to be vigilant for flawed products rushed … Read more
Vehicles sit in a traffic jam near the Gotthard tunnel in Wassen, Switzerland, on Saturday 18 July 2020.
The summer holidays begin this weekend throughout … Read more
A worker cleans red paint off a statue of Swiss banker, merchant and philanthropist David de Pury, in Neuchatel, Switzerland, 13 July 2020.
This vandalism … Read more
Swiss authorities have mandated the use of face masks, starting on 06 July, for all people aged 12 and older using any form of public … Read more
From this week, passengers on Swiss public transport will have to wear face masks, the government has announced.
Switzerland also imposed a quarantine requirement for … Read more
Travellers to Switzerland from 29 countries will from July 6 have to register with the authorities and go into self-isolation to prevent a resurgence of … Read more
The Swiss watch industry is facing the worst crisis in its history, with the coronavirus pandemic expected to reduce sales by up to 30% this … Read more
Swiss Australian acrobatic artist Ramon Kathriner performs during the Glacier 3000, in Les Diablerets, Switzerland.
While the tourist site remains closed to the public, due … Read more
Swiss duty free operator Dufry will reduce its personnel expenses by 20% to 30% this year, it said on Wednesday, as it tackles the plunge … Read more
Swiss watchmakers expect fallout from the coronavirus pandemic will have a lasting impact on demand for watches, which could mean job cuts later in the … Read more
Switzerland’s economy will suffer its worst downturn in decades during 2020 as the coronavirus pandemic damages output and jobs, the government said on Wednesday, but
The Swiss parliament has moved to impose an environmental tax on airline tickets, as part of efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
The overwhelming majority … Read more
Visitor look at Naga, a nine-years old Komodo Dragon, being tended by a keeper in a terrarium at the Aquatis, the largest fresh water aquarium-vivarium … Read more
Thanks to more focus and flexibility, productivity per worker increased by up to 16% during the Covid-19 lockdown in Switzerland, a study has calculated.
The … Read more
Specialists of the cable car manufacturer Inauen-Schaetti work on the renovation of the Hammetschwand lift on the Buergenstock, at 1125m above sea level, Switzerland.
In … Read more
The Swiss authorities say it’s still too early to lift entry restrictions with Italy on June 3, the date on which its southern neighbour will … Read more
The Swiss German-language paper Tages-Anzeiger reports that Switzerland’s top court has ruled that employers are required to contribute to employees’ rent payments if they are … Read more
People wearing a protective face mask are shopping duing the reopening of the Saturday’s market during the state of emergency of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) … Read more
A growing majority of Swiss residents favour an official order for passengers in public transport to wear protective masks but very few appear to do … Read more
Switzerland is planning to re-open its borders with Germany, France and Austria as part of a gradual loosening of restrictions over the coronavirus pandemic imposed … Read more
Switzerland from today started relaxing the restrictions that were introduced due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Attending masses is still banned in Switzerland due to the … Read more
People in Switzerland will be able to go to bars and restaurants again from May 11, but only if they leave their phone numbers, according … Read more
Prince Andrew is caught in a dispute over a Swiss chalet amid reports legal proceedings have been launched against him over an unpaid bill of … Read more
Unexpected discoveries about a virus scientists still don’t know well could slow down the development of a safe and effective vaccine, Matthias Egger said in … Read more
Swiss teacher Christophe Blanc gives an economics lesson in his class in front of pictures of his students at the private school ‘Ecole Ardevaz’, amid … Read more
In a revised forecast in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, federal authorities predict GDP will contract by 6.7% in 2020 and recover slowly in … Read more
Swiss soldiers patrol behind concrete blocks at the Swiss-French border of the Greenway as an additional measure, during the Swiss state of emergency due to … Read more
A team of researchers at the University of Bern is hoping to be the first to produce a vaccine against Covid-19 and inoculate the entire … Read more
Switzerland has delivered humanitarian supplies to the Democratic Republic of the Congo before repatriating tourists stranded in central Africa due to the coronavirus pandemic.
On … Read more
A chocolate Easter bunny pictured in a letterbox during the state of emergency of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Daillens, Switzerland, 09 April 2020.… Read more
The University of Zurich has repurposed its Travel Clinic as a COVID-19 test center. Designed to complement the tests currently offered by family doctors in … Read more
The iconic Matterhorn mountain is illuminated by Swiss light artist Gerry Hofstetter aiming to send messages of hope, support and solidarity to the ones sufferings … Read more
Switzerland has introduced temporary restrictions on the export of protective equipment to head off shortages among medical staff and others fighting the coronavirus outbreak.
Licences … Read more
Switzerland’s militia army is getting ready to increase its support in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, which has infected over 1,500 people nationwide.
For … Read more