Franches-Montagnes

Rapperswil-Jona and Langenthal stationary

The pursuit of the Swiss championship, if it is decided by the clubs, will not be easy. Rapperswil-Jona and Langenthal must, in turn, observe around forty. Three players and two staff from Rapperswil-Jona have tested positive for Covid-19. In Langenthal, three players have contracted the coronavirus. After Friborg-Gottéron, Lugano and Bienne, Rapperswil-Jona is the fourth … Read more

Coleman to appeal his suspension

Christian Coleman will appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) of the two-year suspension for breaches of his anti-doping whereabouts obligations, his manager announced. ‘The decision of the disciplinary tribunal based on World Athletics rules is regrettable, and we will immediately appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport,’ writes the manager of … Read more

Coronavirus: FIFA president affected in turn

The Covid-19 does not spare football. It is the turn of Gianni Infantino, president of FIFA, to have tested positive for the virus. The 50-year-old Valais leader has been placed in solitary confinement for at least ten days. Gianni Infantino has mild symptoms, said the body that oversees world football. Everyone who has been in … Read more

The restoration calls for immediate help in the face of its collapse

“The restoration is on the verge of collapse,” warns Casimir Platzer, president of GastroSuisse facing the media gathered Tuesday in Zurich. Its sector is the most affected of the economy and the situation is worsening “exponentially”, he believes. This is particularly the case in cities: the revenues of establishments have halved compared to 2019. If … Read more

Migros to grant a maximum wage increase of 0.5% in 2021

Migros employees will get a wage increase capped at 0.5% next year. The distribution giant agreed to this increase during negotiations with the social partners. The revaluation is lower compared to the range of 0.5-0.9% retained for 2020. ‘The economic development and that of the Covid-19 are very uncertain for next year. The negotiations conducted … Read more

Comco sanctions Crédit Agricole and HSBC with millions

The Competition Commission (Comco) cracked down on Crédit Agricole and HSBC France banks in the manipulation of the Euribor benchmark rate. The two French establishments reached an amicable agreement with Comco, which nevertheless imposed sanctions amounting to several million francs. Crédit Agricole will have to pay a penalty of around 4.5 million francs and HSBC … Read more

Novartis: provisions tarnish an honorable 3rd quarter

Novartis increased its sales by 1% to $ 12.26 billion in the third quarter. Net profit on the other hand eroded by 5% to 1.93 billion, weighed down by the constitution of provisions for legal risks. Cleared of effects deemed exceptional, the net gain jumped 8% to 3.47 billion. The French Competition Authority (AFC) imposed … Read more

The defending champion recovers

Without Xherdan Shaqiri remained this time on the bench after his 30 minutes of play on Wednesday in Amsterdam, Liverpool recovered their head in the league. The Reds beat Sheffield United 2-1. After the loss to Aston Villa and the draw against Everton, the reigning Chanmpion had no room for error. Led by the score … Read more

Beware of burglaries – RFJ your regional radio

Beware of thieves this fall. This is the message conveyed this Monday during the 6th national day of prevention against burglaries. As the days get shorter, unoccupied homes are more easily identified by burglars. To avoid any risk of finding your home ransacked, the Swiss police forces, in collaboration with the Swiss Crime Prevention (PSC) … Read more

SNB: quarterly profit expected at 15 billion francs

The Swiss National Bank (SNB) should have benefited strongly from the market recovery in the third quarter. The rise in the price of gold also contributed to this improvement, according to UBS economists. Quarterly profit is expected at 15 billion. The bank with three keys believes that the third partial of this tumultuous year was … Read more