placeholder image

Swiss food pioneer dies at 95

Ueli Prager, the founder of the Swiss hotel and restaurant group Mövenpick, died on Saturday at the age of 95, according to his family.

Swiss Railways offers bonus to fill staff void

Swiss Railways offers bonus to fill staff void

Swiss Federal Railways has offered to pay 2,500 francs ($2,800) to staff members who recommend their friends and acquaintances for job interviews in a move aimed at tackling a shortage of qualified staff.

placeholder image

SVP claims support for anti-migrant vote

The far-right Swiss People’s Party (SVP) has claimed to have gathered enough support to push for a referendum aimed at "stopping mass immigration", which could have implications for the country's bilateral deal with the EU.

placeholder image

Mubarak sons have Swiss bank millions

The two sons of deposed Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak have $340 million in Swiss bank accounts, Egypt's deputy justice minister said on Monday.