Switzerland considers extending deadline for free Covid tests

Switzerland considers extending deadline for free Covid tests

Swiss Health Minister Alain Berset has outlined a plan where the government would cover the cost of Covid testing for ten further days, until October 10th.

Swiss same-sex marriage plan put to the polls

Swiss same-sex marriage plan put to the polls

Five Swiss laws that foreign residents are bound to break
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Five Swiss laws that foreign residents are bound to break

Canton-by-canton: How visitors can get Switzerland’s Covid certificate
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Canton-by-canton: How visitors can get Switzerland’s Covid certificate

Dystopia, BLM themes emerge at Switzerland’s Art Basel fair

Dystopia, BLM themes emerge at Switzerland’s Art Basel fair

Ten things foreigners do that make Swiss people feel really uncomfortable
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Ten things foreigners do that make Swiss people feel really uncomfortable

Five factors that will shape your life in Europe in the 2020s

Five factors that will shape your life in Europe in the 2020s

From the pandemic to political shocks, we've come to expect the unexpected. But what are the big trends that will shape your quality of life and your career in Europe this decade? We take a look with some help from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).

Switzerland: Why Europe’s mountain crossroads leads the world in innovation

Switzerland: Why Europe’s mountain crossroads leads the world in innovation

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International careers: top tips for improving your communication skills

Ever found pursuing an international career creates certain challenges when it comes to communication – or, should we say, miscommunication? Two experts at the University of Cambridge guide you through how to become a better communicator and avoid the pitfalls of international workplaces.

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EXPLAINED: How to get vaccinated in your Swiss canton
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EXPLAINED: How to get vaccinated in your Swiss canton

Whether or not you are a member of a coronavirus ‘risk group’, here’s how you ensure access to the coronavirus vaccine in Switzerland.

Swiss hospitals: Sharp increase in the number of Covid patients in intensive care

Swiss hospitals: Sharp increase in the number of Covid patients in intensive care

From ‘natel’ to ‘ça joue’: The Swiss French words which help you sound like a local
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From ‘natel’ to ‘ça joue’: The Swiss French words which help you sound like a local

From “schmolitz” to “panosse”, some words and phrases common in the French-speaking part of Switzerland are different from their equivalents used in France. Here is the vernacular you should master if you live in Suisse Romandie.

Have your say: What are the most important Swiss French words to know?
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Have your say: What are the most important Swiss French words to know?

From Les Arses to Poo-ee: 11 weird and wonderful Swiss place names
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From Les Arses to Poo-ee: 11 weird and wonderful Swiss place names

To anglophones, these may not sound like the most attractive places in Switzerland. But delve beyond the name and you’ll discover there are plenty of reasons to visit.

Life on the Röstigraben: Five reasons to visit Biel/Bienne this summer

Life on the Röstigraben: Five reasons to visit Biel/Bienne this summer