Swiss banking giant Credit Suisse says that resolving a dispute with Washington over its past assistance to US tax dodgers is a top priority.
A restaurateur in Losone in the canton of Ticino has come up with a novel way of reducing the amount of food thrown away.
Pakistan is to hold talks with Switzerland on a new tax treaty in the hope of retrieving state assets illegally stashed in the Swiss banking system.
Christoph Blocher, the controversial figurehead of the right-wing Swiss People's Party, is to quit parliament at the end of May.
Switzerland have made it into the final of the Eurovision Song Contest — for the first time in three years.