Where are Switzerland’s cross-border commuters based – and where do they work?
Switzerland

Where are Switzerland’s cross-border commuters based – and where do they work?

Despite the coronavirus pandemic, the number of frontier commuters working in Switzerland went up at the end of 2020. Where are most of them based?

Switzerland still the world’s biggest magnet for skilled workers
Switzerland

Switzerland still the world’s biggest magnet for skilled workers

End of an era as Germany’s last black coal mine closes
Germany

End of an era as Germany’s last black coal mine closes

Danish municipality goes to police over haulage firm’s treatment of foreign workers
Denmark

Danish municipality goes to police over haulage firm’s treatment of foreign workers

Danish transport firm admits to poor conditions for foreign drivers
Denmark

Danish transport firm admits to poor conditions for foreign drivers

Venice bans morning coffee breaks and bermuda shorts for city employees
Italy

Venice bans morning coffee breaks and bermuda shorts for city employees

Strikes loom as talks between metal workers’ union and industry break down
Germany

Strikes loom as talks between metal workers’ union and industry break down

Geneva airport workers ‘ready to strike’
Switzerland

Geneva airport workers ‘ready to strike’

What French workers loathe most: Their smelly colleagues
France

What French workers loathe most: Their smelly colleagues

Jobless Italians bombard town with CVs after skivers fired
Italy

Jobless Italians bombard town with CVs after skivers fired

Why elderly Italians are saying ‘I do’ to their foreign carers
Italy

Why elderly Italians are saying ‘I do’ to their foreign carers

Italy council staff ‘skived work to go shopping and hunting’
Italy

Italy council staff ‘skived work to go shopping and hunting’

Time up for work shirkers as Italy declares crackdown
Italy

Time up for work shirkers as Italy declares crackdown

Italy’s migrant workers face ‘dire’ conditions
Italy

Italy’s migrant workers face ‘dire’ conditions

When angry French workers target their bosses
France

When angry French workers target their bosses

Italian town makes sex workers wear hi-vis vests
Italy

Italian town makes sex workers wear hi-vis vests

‘No progress’ in search for kidnapped Italians
Italy

‘No progress’ in search for kidnapped Italians

Workers get a raise after 3 years of frozen wages
Spain

Workers get a raise after 3 years of frozen wages

Oil group Subsea 7 to sack a fifth of workers
Norway

Oil group Subsea 7 to sack a fifth of workers

Italian firm must pay €2.95m to underpaid staff
Italy

Italian firm must pay €2.95m to underpaid staff

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Italy

Italy’s public sector puts a stop to sickies

Freed Italian aid workers arrive in Rome
Italy

Freed Italian aid workers arrive in Rome

Italian aid workers held in Syria freed
Italy

Italian aid workers held in Syria freed

‘Slave-like’ conditions revealed in car washes
Norway

‘Slave-like’ conditions revealed in car washes

Spanish builders made ‘slaves’ by German firm
Spain

Spanish builders made ‘slaves’ by German firm

Commuters face chaos Tuesday as public transport workers to strike around Germany
Germany

Commuters face chaos Tuesday as public transport workers to strike around Germany

This is where workers around Germany are striking on Tuesday
Germany

This is where workers around Germany are striking on Tuesday

Italian workers flock to UK in record numbers
Italy

Italian workers flock to UK in record numbers

‘Millions of French workers’ close to burnout
France

‘Millions of French workers’ close to burnout

Italy’s ‘temp’ workers risk poverty in old age
Italy

Italy’s ‘temp’ workers risk poverty in old age

Long lunches are ‘bad for afternoon concentration’
Germany

Long lunches are ‘bad for afternoon concentration’

Unemployment steady as Sundays are sacrificed
Germany

Unemployment steady as Sundays are sacrificed

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Sweden

Swedish labour model set for a facelift after 70 years

‘Class divisions widen in Sweden’
Sweden

‘Class divisions widen in Sweden’

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Sweden

Swedish salaries on the rise

Building occupied in pay dispute
Sweden

Building occupied in pay dispute

Young Swedish workers reject collective wage deals: study
Sweden

Young Swedish workers reject collective wage deals: study

Worker workouts work: Swedish study
Sweden

Worker workouts work: Swedish study

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Sweden

Stockholm man lay dead in flat for two years

Care home workers held over patient abuse
Italy

Care home workers held over patient abuse

French court steps in to give temp worker job
France

French court steps in to give temp worker job

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Switzerland

Swiss trade union calls for more immigration

French workers targeted in Swiss hate campaign
France

French workers targeted in Swiss hate campaign

French workers targeted in Swiss hate campaign
Switzerland

French workers targeted in Swiss hate campaign

More than 2,000 medical staff infected with coronavirus in Germany
Germany

More than 2,000 medical staff infected with coronavirus in Germany

Farm workers protest in Italy after migrant crash deaths
Italy

Farm workers protest in Italy after migrant crash deaths

German Amazon employees strike for better pay, health conditions
Germany

German Amazon employees strike for better pay, health conditions

Geneva reveals secret operation to legalize illegal workers
Switzerland

Geneva reveals secret operation to legalize illegal workers

Spanish workers celebrate victory over Coca-Cola factory closure
Spain

Spanish workers celebrate victory over Coca-Cola factory closure