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pollution How to clear the ocean of plastic? With a giant sailing boat

The giant solar-powered catamaran to clean the ocean of plastic is the brainchild of French-Swiss navigator Yvan Bourgnon.

Consumer culture Nine out of ten Swiss want to buy less, survey finds

A World Wildlife Fund (WWF) survey published on Monday has found that the majority of people in Switzerland are considering shopping less.

World premiere Solar power helps cable car reach new heights

The new Staubern cable car in eastern Switzerland has become the world’s first to run on solar power. 

Charm diplomacy Snowball effect: Selling Alpine resorts to ambassadors

In the mountain resort of Wengen, the red carpet was rolled out for emissaries from dozens of nations.