The Swiss Students’ Union (VSS) is calling on the federal and cantonal authorities to change the rules to make it easier for refugees to access the Swiss university system.
There are many ways to transfer money between countries – how do you choose? For Alicia Torrecilla Cortes, after trying several services, the answer was clear.
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Paris, Madrid, Berlin... For internationally-minded students, it can be tough to choose where to attend university. But at ESCP Europe – one of the top business schools in the world – you don’t have to.
The Lac de Joux, the largest lake in the Swiss Jura, is now open to ice skaters and walkers after frigid temperatures this week sufficiently froze its surface.
Navigating the health care system in another country can be tough, and even when it all works out, sometimes you just miss the comfort of the system back home. But there's a solution.
Theresa May's tough-talking is in stark contrast to Switzerland's recent decision on EU immigration.
Think you’ve just spotted a potential treasure at an online auction site? Be sure to read this before you bid.
More people than ever were kicked out of the country last year but the government still fell short of its goal.
Making the decision to move abroad isn’t something to be taken lightly. There’s plenty of boxes to be ticked, forms to be filled out, and general planning to be done. But where do you actually start?
Three rental apartments in Vaud with pool and fitness centre are up for grabs at auction.
The Swiss Federal Aviation Office (BAZL) has created a new interactive map to show drone operators where they may legally fly.
The Swiss luxury goods giant is to cut 210 jobs at its Piaget and Vacheron Constantin high-end watchmakers.
As Donald Trump's inauguration day arrives, The Local looks at how his presence in the White House could affect Switzerland.
Luxury Swiss watchmakers are gathering this week at the industry's premier annual show in Geneva.
Beznau I, the oldest nuclear reactor in the world, will not be restarted by the end of the year after Swiss inspectors called for further information from its operators.