Main content

Here are the first two stories related to the main content

Follow-up material to accompany the main content

Here are additional stories besides the main content

covid-19 explainer How social distancing is taking hold in Switzerland

What began as a recommendation to avoid handshakes and kisses on cheeks has turned into a measure urging residents to stay at home.

Moving pictures Kosovan filmmakers focus on brighter future

Filmmakers in the Balkan state of Kosovo are helping to inspire and empower people, and that’s why Switzerland is supporting them.

tourism Mountain hut stays saw rise in popularity in 2019

Cabins operated by the Swiss Alpine Club had their second-best year in history in 2019, with the hot summer especially sending people skywards.

This content was published on March 3, 2020 4:24 PM

Würenlingen plane crash ‘Goodbye everybody’: the Swissair 330 disaster

On February 21, 1970, Swissair 330 bound for Tel Aviv crashed shortly after take-off from Zurich, killing all 47 people on board.