Switzerland

 
Switzerland challenges US tariffs at WTO
Switzerland challenges US tariffs at WTO
Switzerland has joined a string of countries launching challenges to Washington's new steel and aluminium tariffs at the World Trade Organisation,...
Rwanda can’t achieve reconciliation without fixing its democracy
Rwanda can’t achieve reconciliation without fixing its democracy
This month Rwanda marks 24 years since the genocide that left almost...
These five countries are conduits for the world’s biggest tax havens
These five countries are conduits for the world’s biggest tax havens
First came the Panama Papers, then the BahamasLeaks. Journalists continue to shed light on and raise a public outcry over...
​The world delelas Africa at its own peril
​The world delelas Africa at its own peril
On Monday morning before leaving for work, I picked up my phone only to see unsolicited activity on it from Google Maps, telling me that traffic to...
​Switzerland shuts border as asylum seekers say their pleas have been ignored
​Switzerland shuts border as asylum seekers say their pleas have been ignored
Nine months pregnant and desperate to cross from Italy into Switzerland after fleeing Ethiopia, a young woman and her husband are among hundreds...
Clockwork politics won’t tick in SA
Clockwork politics won’t tick in SA
NEWS ANALYSIS
Amid the deafening silence are bits and pieces of God
Amid the deafening silence are bits and pieces of God
At the height of apartheid-regime repression, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu would declare with unstinting confidence that "God is on our side!"....
The Geneva Conventions need teeth to be effective
The Geneva Conventions need teeth to be effective
On August 22, 150 years ago, the first Geneva Convention for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded and Sick in Armed Forces in the Field...
Michael Schumacher out of coma
Michael Schumacher out of coma
Formula One champion Michael Schumacher was transferred from a French hospital to a facility in Switzerland on Monday after emerging from a coma...
Blunders and stubborness hobble Syria talks
Blunders and stubborness hobble Syria talks
International efforts to bring peace to Syria after almost three years of war got under way in Switzerland this week with near-zero expectations of...
Swiss govt reacts to termination of investment treaty with SA
Swiss govt reacts to termination of investment treaty with SA
The Swiss government said in a statement on Friday that it regretted the "unilateral step" taken by South Africa to terminate the...
A question of business cost
A question of business cost
Every year the World Economic Forum (WEF), the organisation that gives the world the Davos get-together every winter, produces a flagship publication...

Client Media Releases

MTN reiterates commitment to Free Twitter, adjusts WhatsApp pricing
Mt Edgecombe Interchange bags construction excellence award
NWU boxing team tops USSA Championships