Half of Swiss bats have malaria

Half of Swiss bats have malaria

Half of some species of bats in Switzerland carry malaria, a new study has shown, in research that could help in the search for treatments for the disease.

How to find a Swiss home of your own

How to find a Swiss home of your own

Moving home provokes more stress than almost any major upheaval except death, divorce and delivery goes the tired cliché. So how does it rate if you throw in a change of country and culture? Looks like you might need our survival guide.

Finding a job in Switzerland

Finding a job in Switzerland

The benefits of finding a job in Switzerland are juicy: high wages, at least four weeks holiday and an unemployment safety net that beggars belief. But with fierce competition and vital paperwork, you need to do your homework before setting out, writes Marcus Berry.

Luxury and green power dominate Geneva motor show

Luxury and green power dominate Geneva motor show

Major car makers are set to dazzle visitors to the Geneva motor show over the coming week with a touch of luxury, but China and emerging markets will be firmly in mind at the European showcase.