Swiss cantons bid farewell to mushroom inspector

Swiss cantons bid farewell to mushroom inspector

A long-standing tradition has come to an end in two Swiss cantons whose citizens have previously been able to turn to a fungus expert to avoiding eating poisonous mushrooms. 

Coop caught selling old meat as new

Coop caught selling old meat as new

Former employees of supermarket chain Coop have said that they were occasionally ordered to take old packaged meat off the shelves, repackage it and put it for sale again as fresh meat, even after the expiration date. 

Switzerland tops global tax haven ranking

Switzerland tops global tax haven ranking

A new study on financial secrecy has found Switzerland to have the world's most opaque bank system, despite recent fiscal agreements with Germany, the UK and the US.