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
The Vatican is investigating how $200m in Swiss bank accounts controlled by its central administrator ended up financing a luxury property development in London’s Chelsea … 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
Highlight of some of the 1,500 participants during the closing parade of the Federal Festival of Traditional Music (Fete Federale de la Musique Populaire) in … Read more
FDI in Luxembourg, Netherlands, Malta, Ireland, Switzerland and British territories fuelled by multinational corporate tax avoidance – Research
40% of the world’s stock of foreign direct investment (FDI) is “phantom” capital, designed to minimise companies’ tax liabilities rather than financing productive activity, according … Read more
Switzerland is unlikely to sign its own trade agreement with the EU prior to Brexit, according to Economy Minister Guy Parmelin.
In a statement to … Read more
Two leading British musicians and their baby daughter have been killed in a plane crash in the Swiss Alps.
The award-winning composer Jonathan Goldstein, his … Read more
Restrictions in Switzerland on blood donations from persons who visited certain southern European countries
Travellers who spend at least 24 hours in certain southern European countries face restrictions when donating blood in Switzerland.
The reason is the increase in … Read more
Liam is the most popular name for male new-borns in Switzerland according to annual statistics published on Monday and Emma among females.
For the 42,838 … Read more
Switzerland has moved into line with European Union changes to Schengen visa applications that will raise the costs for adults and children aged between six … Read more
A six-year-old girl is among the two persons who are missing after their car was swept away by a torrent of mud triggered by a … Read more
Fireworks are a popular summertime tradition not only in Malta but in various corners of the world as these photos illustrate.
Photos of various … Read more