F-5 Tiger jets of the ‘Patrouille Suisse’ and a commercial Airbus A321 plane of Swiss International Air Lines perform ahead of the Men’s Downhill race … Read more
Switzerland’s largest trade union group has repeated its warning that any framework deal reached with the European Union must respect measures to protect wages from … Read more
A picture taken with a drone shows cyclists taking part in the 31st edition of the ‘GP St-Sylvestre’, a new-year snow mountain bike race, in … Read more
Switzerland witnessed its first deportations over links to the Italian mafia in 2019. It also conducted extensive security screenings for nearly 2,000 asylum seekers, according … Read more
Most of the Swiss seem to oppose a referendum campaign launched by the far right aimed at ending free movement of citizens from the European … Read more
Several cities in Switzerland held more environmentally-friendly fireworks displays – or none at all – to see in the New Year.
In Basel, the … Read more
Over the past year, the Swiss authorities have issued 118 entry bans – more than ever before.
Those affected include radical Islamists, neo-Nazis, Mafia members … Read more
Luminous Bird Sculptures titled ‘Le Desire et la Menace’ realized by French artist Cedric Le Borgne is displayed on the Carouge Fountain during the Carouge … Read more
The American navy is in talks with the Swiss army to purchase 22 decommissioned F5 Tiger fighter jets to help train its pilots in air … Read more
The Swiss branch of HSBC’s private bank has been fined almost CHF200 million by the US Department of Justice (DoJ) for having helped American clients … Read more
The Swiss parliament has approved the automatic exchange of bank data with 18 additional countries from 2021. However, Turkey failed to make the cut.
On … Read more
A primary school in northeastern Switzerland has dropped three carols from its Christmas singing event out of respect to other cultures. The decision has been … Read more
Import duties on various products including cars, clothes, and household appliances are set to be removed in Switzerland. If parliament approves the plan, the measure … Read more
How can companies reconcile profits and economic growth with their commitment to human rights? To work with companies on the implementation of human rights in … Read more
People admire the Christmas illumination nicknamed “Lucy” on Bahnhofstrasse in Zurich, Switzerland, 21 November 2019.
“Lucy”, as the new network of twinkling LED lights is … Read more
Switzerland and the United Kingdom have signed an agreement in London to maintain social security rights in the event of a no-deal Brexit. The text … Read more
Lucerne has become the latest Swiss city to approve proposals urging the government to implement climate-related regulations. On Thursday it adopted a petition by the … Read more
Green parties have made historic gains at the expense of those to the right and the left in elections to the Swiss parliament.
Final results … Read more
Floating barges with solar panels are pictured on the Lac des Toules, an alpine reservoir lake, in Bourg-Saint-Pierre, Switzerland.
Upon completion the floating solar panel … Read more
Swiss lung doctors are calling for a register of suspected vaping-related illness after a first suspected case was reported in Switzerland. The issue has gained … Read more