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Snowed in Zermatt, Andermatt and Davos ski resorts under snow siege

Avalanche risk due to heavy snowfall has meant that road and rail access to the ski resort of Zermatt remains cut off.

Vote March 4, 2018 Federal taxes: billions of francs and muted opposition

Swiss voters will have the final say in March on the government’s right to tax its citizens and companies, including value added tax (VAT).

homicide report Statistics show decline in murder rate in Switzerland

The period 2009-2016 saw an almost two-fifths reduction in the homicide rate in Switzerland, the Federal Statistical Office announced on Monday.

Fewer Eritreans Asylum applications drop by a third in Switzerland

A total of 18,088 migrants filed for asylum in Switzerland in 2017, a decline of 33.5%. It is the lowest number of applications since 2010.  ...