The battle at Needle Park: a success story

The battle at Needle Park: a success story

Switzerland’s parks were at one time notoriously packed with heroin addicts. Lyssandra Sears meets with one of the world’s leading drug experts to find out how the Swiss broke with convention and cracked the problem.

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Green light for tax deals with UK and Germany

Switzerland's lower house voted on Wednesday in favour of approving tax treaties with the United Kingdom, Germany and Austria.

St-Moritz to host 2017 world ski championships

St-Moritz to host 2017 world ski championships

The Swiss resort of St-Moritz was designated Thursday as the host of the 2017 world alpine ski championships, following the International Ski Federation (FIS) congress in Kangwonland, South Korea.

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Swiss mull minimum wage law for foreigners

The Swiss parliament's upper house, the Council of States, wants to implement laws to ensure foreign workers receive the minimum wage and do not fall victim to “wage dumping”.

Migros to label goods from Israeli settlements

Migros to label goods from Israeli settlements

Swiss supermarket chain Migros has announced that it will begin adding special labels to any products that come from "Occupied Palestinian Territories".