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Safe bet? 5G tests Switzerland’s limits on cybersecurity

As more governments mull the risks of working with foreign vendors of 5G networks, eyes are on Switzerland as one of the technology’s early adopters.

Swisscom CEO talks about the promise of 5G

Swisscom CEO Urs Schaeppi responds to public concerns that Switzerland is moving too fast in adopting 5G technology.

Ignored warning signs Commodities trader Gunvor held criminally liable for corruption

The Geneva-based trading company Gunvor has been ordered to pay almost CHF94 million, including a fine of CHF4 million over bribery in Africa. 

This content was published on October 17, 2019 10:59 AM

following william england What iconic Swiss spots looked like 150 years ago

William England's Alpine pictures, made using an innovative photographic technique, were a resounding success. Today, they're being re-created.

Cobalt Trafigura bets on Congo even as Glencore shuts mine

Trafigura is helping to finance a $450m Congolese copper and cobalt facility even as Glencore prepares to shut its mine in the country.

This content was published on October 16, 2019 10:00 AM

Flight cancellations Swiss grounds A220 fleet for engine checks

Swiss International Air Lines has grounded its fleet of 29 Airbus A220 jets to make engine checks.

This content was published on October 15, 2019 6:03 PM

Blick Switzerland’s best-selling newspaper turns 60

A "courageous and aggressive" media voice introduced itself in Switzerland on October 14, 1959.

This content was published on October 14, 2019 4:18 PM

media yearbook Tech giants and digital shifts continue to erode Swiss media

Growing media concentration, privatisation of societal debates, lost advertising revenues: this is the 2019 Quality of the Media Yearbook.

This content was published on October 14, 2019 12:00 PM