Main content

Here are the first two stories related to the main content

Foreigner statistics Immigration to Switzerland drops

Fewer people moved to Switzerland from the European Union and EFTA states as well as third countries in the first half of 2019 than a year ago.

This content was published on July 23, 2019 6:52 PM

Additional content

The following is a list of topics and material that could be useful for you.

Follow-up material to accompany the main content

Here are additional stories besides the main content

Lyme down Tick-transmitted diseases fall sharply

Cases of tick-borne diseases, including encephalitis and Lyme disease, almost halved in Switzerland in the first six months of 2019 compared with ...

This content was published on July 22, 2019 2:43 PM

Future of transport Swiss teams rank highly in annual ‘hyperloop’ showdown

Two Swiss entries in the Hyperloop contest – a competition to develop futuristic high-speed transport pods – have finished in the top three spots.

This content was published on July 22, 2019 11:35 AM

Fear of failiure Swiss confidence in creating startups at six-year low

Despite significant investments in the Swiss startup scene, the perceived capability to start a new business is lower than most high-income countries.

This content was published on July 20, 2019 11:57 AM

Appeal Climate protestors take their case to court

Environmental activists have announced they will challenge in court their summary punishments for blocking access to Swiss banks last week.

This content was published on July 19, 2019 3:10 PM

Controversial figure  Federal Court dismisses Imam’s appeal 

Judges at the Swiss Federal Court have thrown out an appeal by an Imam convicted of inciting hate and violence, who worked at a Winterthur mosque. 

This content was published on July 19, 2019 2:27 PM