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Rana Plaza 5th anniversary Swiss firms pressured to sign Bangladesh safety accord

Five years after the Rana Plaza disaster, 145 international brands have signed an accord to improve factory safety. Only one is Swiss. 

Extremism Swiss army takes measures against right-wing extremism

The Swiss army has disarmed or suspended a handful of its members linked to right-wing extremism.

Fine mess Diplomats owe millions in unpaid Swiss traffic fines

Foreign diplomats residing in Bern and Geneva owe millions of Swiss francs in parking and other traffic-related fines.

Health at work Insurer reports sharp increase in work-related illnesses

The number of work-related illnesses such as stress and burnout have increased sharply in recent years in Switzerland, a newspaper reports.