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Chinese businessman  Convicted ex-Swissmetal chief banned from Switzerland 

Former chairman of the management board of Baoshida Swissmetal has been given a 24-month suspended prison sentence for unlawful business practices.

This content was published on May 24, 2019 3:09 PM

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Study  One in five Swiss women has been a victim of sexual violence 

Sexual violence is much more widespread in Switzerland than previously thought, affecting at least one in five women, Amnesty warns.

This content was published on May 21, 2019 11:13 AM

Counselling service Human trafficking remains a problem for Switzerland

A support group for female migrants provided care for 108 new cases of human trafficking in Switzerland last year. The “Advocacy and Support for ...

This content was published on May 20, 2019 5:37 PM

Petrobras Swiss attorney general accused of informal meetings tied to Brazil graft probe

The Swiss attorney general is under pressure over his use of informal, undocumented meetings during ongoing investigations.

This content was published on May 12, 2019 4:01 PM

FIFA meetings Swiss Attorney General blasts disciplinary probe

A disciplinary investigation is being opened against Swiss Attorney General Michael Lauber over informal meetings with FIFA boss Gianni Infantino.

This content was published on May 10, 2019 4:10 PM

Week in Numbers May Day, prisoners and food waste

We take a look at some of the interesting statistics in this week's stories, including numbers of prisoners in Swiss jails and food waste.

In photos Switzerland, a nation of gun lovers

Shooting is a favourite leisure sport in Switzerland. But gun lovers fear a new weapons law could spoil their fun.