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Swiss Review
April 2/16

A storm in a teacup?

Editorial

Dear readers, I became the new editor-in-chief of “Swiss Review” in Berne last November. As this is my first editorial piece, I would like to extend…

Letters to the editor

Mailbag

A bonanza for everyone?

Politics

Money from the state for everyone unconditionally – that is the aim of the popular initiative for an unconditional basic income which will be put to…

Public service, petrol as a milch cow and test tube babies

Politics

Three very different proposals will also be put to the vote on 5 June.

Major shake-up at the top

Politics

Three of the four parties represented on the Federal Council will be led by new presidents from April. Toni Brunner’s departure was a real…

Surprisingly clear rejection of implementing initiative

Politics

Almost 60 % of voters rejected the SVP’s implementing initiative following an unprecedented campaign. The law on foreign nationals will nevertheless…

Second Gotthard tunnel on the way, “­marriage ­penalty” retained

Politics

There were no surprises amongst the other referenda on 28 February. The result of the vote on the marriage penalty was nevertheless tight.

Geneva at odds with its alternative culture

Culture

Nurturing talented young players is a cornerstone of FCB’s success

Sport

Jean-Luc Benoziglio | A native of the canton of Valais with an Italo-Turkish background

Literature series

100th anniversary of the OSA

SwissCommunity news

The Organisation of the Swiss Abroad (OSA) is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2016. Taking the title ’Switzerland in the World’, the anniversary…

94th Congress of the Swiss Abroad from 5 to 7 August 2016 in Berne

SwissCommunity news

We hope you are able to attend.

What does educationsuisse – Education in Switzerland offer young Swiss Abroad?

SwissCommunity news

Election of the Council of the Swiss Abroad – Recommendations

SwissCommunity news

The Council of the Swiss Abroad (CSA) will be re-elected in 2017. At its meeting in August 2015, the CSA adopted a number of recommendations for the…

Votes and Elections

Notes from the Federal Palace

Therese Bichsel | The agonising question – stay or go?

Books

On a journey of discovery through the States

Sounds

Echo

Echo

Pierre Graber

Echo

Quotes

Quotes
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