Cell your soul: staying young at a Swiss jetset clinic

Cell your soul: staying young at a Swiss jetset clinic

Whether you're a Russian oligarch's wife wanting to lose weight for your wedding or the leader of the world's Catholics looking for a little pick-me-up, there's a little place in Montreux that could be just what you need.

Thousands descend on Geneva for Lake Parade street party

Thousands descend on Geneva for Lake Parade street party

Geneva's lakeside streets morphed into a gigantic dance floor over the weekend as an estimated 300,000 music lovers and partygoers gathered for the annual open-air Lake Parade bash.

 

Storms cause mudslides in eastern Switzerland

Storms cause mudslides in eastern Switzerland

Heavy storms on Sunday afternoon have caused mudslides and floods across eastern Switzerland, reports said.

 

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Nestle to buy 60% of sweetmaker Hsu Fu Chi

Swiss food giant Nestle said Monday it has agreed to take a majority stake in Chinese sweetmaker Hsu Fu Chi for 1.4 billion francs (€1.2 billion).

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Swiss group Lonza to buy Arch Chemicals

Swiss biochemicals group Lonza said Monday it is offering to pay $1.4 billion to acquire US group Arch Chemicals, a move which it said would strengthen its position in the market of microbe control.

Swiss president blasts EU negotiators: report

Swiss president blasts EU negotiators: report

Switzerland's president on Sunday blasted European Union officials for adopting an unhelpful attitude in bilateral negotiations and focusing entirely on money.