• Proposed Swiss minimum wage.
    May 18, 2014  

    Swiss voters rejected 3-to-1 a plan to establish what would have been the world’s highest minimum wage. Supporters said the plan would reduce income inequality. Business leaders had argued against it, saying it would make Switzerland less competitive with other nations and lead to higher unemployment. The AP’s John Heilprin talks with Hari Sreenivasan via Skype from Geneva. Continue reading

  • December 23, 2010  

    Parcel bombs at the Chilean and Swiss embassies in Rome injured two people and raised security fears at the height of holiday travel. Margaret Warner has more. Continue reading