Thousands of people demonstrate against Covid measures in Switzerland

Over the weekend, several thousand people took to Swiss streets to protest against measures taken by Switzerland to reduce the impact of Covid-19, RTS reported. © Sergey Chuyko | Dreamstime.com…

Swiss President calls on nation to prepare for power shortages

According to Guy Parmelin, President of Switzerland, the country may suffer from power shortages for weeks or even months by 2025. © Olivier Richter | Dreamstime.com Switzerland faces two main…

Swiss research discovers a super antibody against Covid-19

The CHUV, CHU de Lausanne, and EPFL, one of the two Swiss federal universities, made an important discovery this week in the fight against the SARS-CoV-2 virus responsible for Covid-19.…

new cases down 10% this week in Switzerland as the government plans a vaccination campaign

This week, 6,174 new cases of Covid-19 were reported in Switzerland, down 10% from the 6 845 recorded the previous week. © Nui7711 | Dreamstime.com On a 7-day moving average,…

Swiss government rejects selection of judges by lot

This week, the Federal Council launched its campaign against a November 28, 2021 vote to switch to a system where Swiss judges would be drawn. © Bumbleedee | Dreamstime.com The…

EIFFEL – the fascinating story of the man who built it

October 15, 2021. By Neptune Since there are five very different interesting films opening this week, I’ll keep my reviews short. Depending on your tastes and desires, they are each…

Switzerland plans third dose of vaccine

The Swiss Federal Office of Public Health (OFSP) plans to monitor the EU and authorize third doses of Covid-19 vaccines, 20 Minutes reported. © Marina Demidiuk | Dreamstime.com The FOPH…

50 francs vaccine reward to throw away

On October 14, 2021, the Swiss Federal Council announced that its proposed reward of CHF 50 for successfully encouraging a person to be vaccinated against Covid-19 would be withdrawn, RTS…

100 francs fine for entering Switzerland without forms

Since new requirements were introduced, a number of people have been fined after entering Switzerland without the right documents or tests related to Covid, reports Le Matin. © Andreaciox |…

Geo-blocking will be banned in Switzerland

Geo-blocking is the practice of pushing online shoppers to a version of a website based on their geographic location. Many consumers would like the practice to be made illegal and…