BAG reports 1288 newly infected people, 36 new in the hospital

The number of cases of the coronavirus is rising again in Switzerland. The update is available here. Medical workers treat a patient with the coronavirus in a hospital (archive). – Keystone Ad the essentials in brief Switzerland has so far counted 862,408 people infected with corona and 10,812 deaths. The test positivity rate on October […]

Private bank targeted by the judiciary because of its tax-saving model

Privatbank Cramer & Cie SA in Genf The high-net-worth customers used index certificates issued by the bank. (Foto: Cramer Bank) Zurich, Cologne The Geneva-based private bank Cramer & Cie SA is suspected of having helped German entrepreneurs evade taxes running into the millions. This emerges from a search warrant of the Munich District Court, which […]

BAG reports 1,478 newly infected people, 13 new to the hospital

The number of cases of the coronavirus is rising again in Switzerland. The update is available here. Syringes and a vial with the Moderna vaccine against the coronavirus as well as other medical material are ready on a table. – Keystone Ad the essentials in brief Switzerland has so far counted 861,123 corona infected people […]

Certificate requirement: Cable cars rush ahead – and cause confusion

Updated on October 20, 2021, 1:10 p.m. According to a communication from the Swiss Cable Car Company, there will be no certification requirement during the ski season. The BAG emphasizes that the Federal Council will decide whether it will stay that way. You can find more current news here The discussion about compulsory certification in […]

Swiss Justice Asks Rui Pinto for Help in Investigating FIFA President | Football Leaks

“Dear Sir or Madam”: the identity of the person who had shared some of football’s darkest secrets on the page Football Leaks was not yet known, but that detail was not an obstacle to the Swiss authorities, who asked for potentially incriminating information about FIFA President Gianni Infantino. O email, sent by the Swiss authorities […]

How the flu wave turns out is “a big question mark”

In Switzerland they are vaccinated against the flu again – but it is unclear whether the vaccine is based on the correct virus type. Image: Keystone / Alessandro della Valle The flu wave failed again abroad. Will Switzerland also be spared? The Federal Office of Public Health is optimistic, the chief canton doctor Rudolf Hauri […]

These are the most attractive municipalities in Switzerland

The most attractive municipality in Switzerland is Risch ZG. (Archive image) The municipality of Cham is one of the most popular in Switzerland. (Archive image) Zug is in third place. Roche and Novartis offer more than enough jobs. (Archive image) Meggen LU is in fourth place and is located directly on the lake. (Archive image) […]

Funiciello and Gysin resign as Netzcourage co-presidents

Exodus at the helm of the Netzcourage association. The two co-presidents Funiciello and Gysin are stepping down with immediate effect. Because of differences with the Netzcourage managing director Jolanda Spiess-Hegglin: The Bern SP National Councilor Tamara Funiciello resigns from the co-presidium. (Archive image) – sda – KEYSTONE / ALESSANDRO DELLA VALLE Ad the essentials in […]