Switzerland's 19 living ex-presidents: a
Switzerland's 19 living ex-presidents: a political record swissinfo.chNineteen former Swiss presidents are still alive. What does this record say about the country's political stability and leadership?
Posted on 17 May 2019 | 12:00 am
What to Do If You're Headed to St. Moritz in
What to Do If You're Headed to St. Moritz in January TownandCountrymag.comWhile St. Moritz is one of many snow-covered destinations favored by the world's elite for their Christmas to New Year holiday (along with places like Gstaad, ...
Posted on 7 January 2019 | 12:00 am
Women in the Federal Council – a history -
Women in the Federal Council – a history swissinfo.chA look back through history at the nine women who have sat in Switzerland's governing body since the state's foundation in 1848.
Posted on 5 December 2018 | 12:00 am
Richard Leuenberger has been appointed
Richard Leuenberger has been appointed Managing Director at Hospitality NetBadrutt's Palace has announced the appointment of Richard Leuenberger to the role of managing director. Leuenberger joined the Badrutt's team initially as ...
Posted on 17 September 2018 | 12:00 am
Leuenberger beefs up triathlon team -
Leuenberger beefs up triathlon team Sun.Star PhilippinesTRIATHLON Philippine Team member Eduard Moritz Leuenberger will beef up Davao City's triathlon team in the upcoming Philippine National Games (PNG) ...
Posted on 10 May 2018 | 12:00 am
Switzerland's Gotthard Base Tunnel wins
Switzerland's Gotthard Base Tunnel wins European Railway Award swissinfo.chThe 2018 European Railway Award has been awarded to two pioneers of the Gotthard Base Tunnel, the longest rail tunnel in the world that runs under the ...
Posted on 20 February 2018 | 12:00 am
Leuenberger 3rd in triathlon meet - Sun.Star
Leuenberger 3rd in triathlon meet Sun.Star PhilippinesSEASONED young triathlete Eduard Moritz Leuenberger of Team Philippines/Tri Right Mindanao placed third overall in the just-concluded National Age Group ...
Posted on 2 November 2017 | 12:00 am
The town that sold mountains to the world -
The town that sold mountains to the world BBC NewsThere's a story that makes it abundantly clear how a small band of English holidaymakers changed Switzerland forever. It involves a bet between hotelier ...
Posted on 25 September 2017 | 12:00 am
How Switzerland chooses new cabinet
How Switzerland chooses new cabinet ministers swissinfo.chThe resignation and replacement of a government minister may not be worth more than a shrug of the shoulders in most countries. Not in Switzerland.
Posted on 19 September 2017 | 12:00 am
Asbestos fund set up to support victims -
Asbestos fund set up to support victims swissinfo.chA CHF100 million ($97 million) fund is to be created in Switzerland to offer support for victims of asbestos-related illnesses who are not ...
Posted on 19 December 2016 | 12:00 am
Ateneo rules Dacs trackfest - Sun.Star
Ateneo rules Dacs trackfest Sun.Star PhilippinesTHE Ateneo de Davao University (ADDU) emerged overall champion after harvesting a total of 15 gold medals, 10 silvers, and four bronzes in the ...
Posted on 13 September 2016 | 12:00 am
Swiss arrest Liberian war crime suspect -
Swiss arrest Liberian war crime suspect swissinfo.chA former Liberian rebel commander has been arrested in Switzerland for war crimes allegedly committed during the country's civil war in the 1990s.
Posted on 16 January 2015 | 12:00 am
Secret files scandal again looms large -
Secret files scandal again looms large swissinfo.chIt's been 25 years since angry citizens took to Swiss streets to protest the “secret files scandal” that shook the nation.
Posted on 8 December 2014 | 12:00 am
Motorway tax price hike causes controversy -
Motorway tax price hike causes controversy swissinfo.chThe cost of a Swiss motorway tax sticker could rise 150 per cent if the government and parliament have their way. But a referendum against the ...
Posted on 11 October 2013 | 12:00 am
Everywhere and nowhere, by Helmut Holzapfel
Everywhere and nowhere, by Helmut Holzapfel Le Monde DiplomatiqueSince the creation of the railways, the desirable lifestyle has been in constant motion, always expanding and demanding that everything – goods (...)
Posted on 20 October 2011 | 3:39 pm
Frustration grows at Zurich airport row -
Frustration grows at Zurich airport row swissinfo.chThe long-running Zurich air traffic dispute is centre stage again as business groups and politicians appeal to the electorate ahead of a vote next ...
Posted on 16 October 2011 | 12:00 am
Switzerland Celebrates World's Longest
Switzerland Celebrates World's Longest Railroad Tunnel TIMEAfter 12 years of labor, Switzerland has drilled through the Alps to create the Gotthard Base Tunnel, which could revolutionize European railway services.
Posted on 20 October 2010 | 12:00 am
Switzerland has its record-breaking tunnel -
Switzerland has its record-breaking tunnel swissinfo.chMiners have bored through the last 180cm of rock to pierce the Gotthard Base Tunnel – to much jubilation and celebration. The rail tunnel that ...
Posted on 15 October 2010 | 12:00 am
Women Now a Majority in Swiss Government -
Women Now a Majority in Swiss Government New York TimesGENEVA — Switzerland, one of the last countries in Western Europe to let its women vote, became one of the few to have a majority of women in its government ...
Posted on 22 September 2010 | 12:00 am
Swiss airspace reopens - swissinfo.ch
Swiss airspace reopens swissinfo.chSwiss airspace has reopened after five days of travel chaos caused by the eruption of a volcano in Iceland. The first plane took off from Zurich ...
Posted on 20 April 2010 | 12:00 am
NORTHTRENTON: And Happy Birthday to Shaw
NORTHTRENT~#*@: And Happy Birthday to Shaw Clift~#*@, Kay Ryan, Rose Garrard, Moritz Leuenberger, Mart Siimann, D~#*@ Felder, Keith Har… https://t.co/tO1YSRE0Vk
Posted on 1 October 2018 | 11:51 pm