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.
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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.
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A 74-year-old woman in western Switzerland has died after contracting the new coronavirus, the country’s first death from the rapidly spreading disease outbreak, regional police … Read more
Researchers at the University of Bern have perfected a technique to produce synthetic clones of the new coronavirus strain much faster.
The method should allow … Read more
The 90th edition of the International Motor Show, which was scheduled to begin on 05 March 2020, has been cancelled due to the advancement of … Read more
Cryptocurrencies as an investment class is becoming more popular among Swiss savers. Young people in particular are increasingly venturing into bitcoin and other digital money.… Read more
The Swiss government has ordered an inquiry into a global encryption company based in Zug following revelations it was owned and controlled for decades by … Read more
The iconic ski resort of Zermatt has become the second local authority in Switzerland to allow residents to pay their tax bills using the cryptocurrency … Read more
Two suspected cases of coronavirus infection have been quarantined in a Zurich hospital, as Switzerland tightens reporting rules.
Two people are in isolation in a … Read more
Turkey’s foreign minister called on Thursday for the enlargement of NATO and the addition of Georgia to the organization.
“I don’t understand why we have … Read more
A Swiss policeman investigates the site of a plane crash, a Piper Archer PA-28, in Saint-Legier, Switzerland, 23 January 2020.
Two people are reported killed … Read more
Switzerland continues to lead the world in talent competitiveness, having held the number one spot since the annual Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) was launched … Read more
The UN agency devoted to ending AIDS as a public health threat is calling on top politicians and governments across the world to ensure the … Read more
In order to respond to crises, the EU needs “credible military capabilities,” the leader of the EU Commission Ursula von der Leyen said at the … Read more
The world’s 2,153 billionaires have more wealth than the 4.6 billion people who make up 60 percent of the planet’s population, reveals a new report … Read more
Some of the world’s top business people and politicians – and some celebrities – will gather in Davos, Switzerland, for the World Economic Forum (WEF) … Read more
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