The mercury rose to almost 40C in Geneva on Tuesday, smashing weather records, as other cities in western Switzerland also recorded historic highs on the seventh day of a sizzling heatwave set to give way to thunderstorms and cooler conditions on Wednesday.
Moving to Switzerland for the first time can be a daunting experience – especially if you're single. With the help of a Geneva-based psychologist and writer, The Local has come up with ten tips for finding love Swiss-style.
Seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer is looking increasingly untouchable at the All England Club after making the quarterfinals without being broken and boasting a remarkable serving sequence.
Congratulations, you've just landed yourself a job in Switzerland. Now for the hard part: learning a new business etiquette. To help you find your feet quickly, we've asked Swiss business image consultant Monika Seeger for some tips.
The Eiffel Tower may be the world's most popular spot to take a selfie but there are limits, even in the art world, as a Swiss artist known for her nude performances found out.
The official Swiss unemployment rate fell for the fourth consecutive month in June as Switzerland's job market continued to defy concerns about the impact of the strong franc on the economy.