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A group of farmers is betting on lentils and chickpeas as part of the solution to climate change in Switzerland.
3 min
A Swiss company believes it has a solution to help the concrete industry decarbonise and permanently remove one million tonnes of CO2 by 2030.
3 min
Dioxin-eating bacteria developed in a lab are to be used to help decontaminate polluted sites in Lausanne in western Switzerland.
3 min
Switzerland's pharmaceutical sector supplies drugs worldwide, but not all countries receive them with the same price tag. Here's why.
8 min
How do we ensure that our content is correct? Is there censorship at SWI swissinfo.ch? Editor-in-chief Mark Livingston answers your questions.
3 min
Over 150 Swiss start-ups have received a boost from California entrepreneurship, and three of them are already worth $1 billion.
2 min
Over 150 Swiss start-ups have received a boost from California entrepreneurship, and three of them are already worth $1 billion.
2 min
As Swiss companies Novartis and Sandoz shift to complex, expensive medicine, they are increasingly dependent on the tiny Balkan nation of Slovenia.
9 min
Britain is banning disposable e-cigarettes, as part of a drive to curb youth vaping. What's the situation in Switzerland?
41 min
Fribourg becomes the first municipality in Switzerland to offer menstrual leave, as a global debate on this workplace health taboo gathers pace.
2 min
Claude Zellweger is one of the heads of industrial design at Google, based in San Francisco. Meet a Lucerne native who is anything but a tech junkie.
3 min
Ted Turlings was awarded the Swiss "Nobel Prize" for his research into farming that uses fewer pesticides.
2 min
The architectural scene of southern Switzerland rose to international prominence in the 1970s.
2 min
A small change in the Swiss government could have dramatic consequences in four crucial policy areas.
22 s
The Mondial de la Fondue, the Fondue World Championship looks to crown the cheesemaker with the best recipe. This year, Swiss Abroad competitors from Brazil and Canada took part.
45 s
The solar reactor developed in Switzerland promises to overcome two of the main problems hindering the development of renewable hydrogen.
2 min
More and more people in the southern Swiss canton of Ticino lack money for basic needs. Poverty is growing and politicians seem powerless.
31 min
This year we’re presenting one film from our Swiss Films selection every day leading up to Christmas Day.
26 min
This year we’re presenting one film from our Swiss Films selection every day leading up to Christmas Day.
57 min