VISITORS arrive in Wengen on a cogwheel train and find a traffic-free Swiss ski village perched on a snowy cliff that overlooks the Lauterbrunnen Valley.

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MANY may concur with the view that the Malaysian leadership led by Prime Minister Najib Razak has bounced back stronger and somewhat (surprisingly) unscathed from a full-blown scandal involving state...

[GENEVA] A teenager armed with an axe injured several people in a rampage in Switzerland on Sunday before being shot and arrested, police said, describing the incident as unrelated to terrorism.

[ZURICH] Switzerland's gold refineries may want to consider starting a recycling program...

[GENEVA] Switzerland is the world's most competitive economy for a ninth straight year, the Geneva-based World Economic Forum said on Wednesday...

[BERNE] Neutral Switzerland is prepared to act as a mediator to help resolve the North Korea crisis, including by hosting ministerial talks, Swiss President Doris Leuthard said on Monday.

[TOKYO] Novartis AG appointed Vasant Narasimhan, the company's global head of drug development, to take over from Joseph Jimenez as chief executive officer early next year...

[ZURICH] In Switzerland, one of the world's wealthiest countries, financial planning starts young...

[WINTERBERG] Capo, a golden retriever wearing a bright orange rescue harness, runs with his handler in tow towards a body sprawled in the high grass as a giant drone whirrs overhead.

SWISS meat prices are pretty hard to stomach at first glance.