TAG Heuer brings the Monaco's 50th anniversary celebration to a close with the one-of-a-kind Monaco Pièce d’Art. This restored and decorated 1969 Monaco will be auctioned to raise money for United Way of New York City.
CEO of Baume & Mercier then secretary-general of the Association Interprofessionnelle de la Haute Horlogerie, the late Eugen Maier dedicated his life to watchmaking, and his belief in ethics and excellence as its founding principles.
Bernard Droux, President of the Geneva Financial Center Foundation, delivered a comparative analysis of Switzerland's banking and watchmaking industries.
Taken over by Hublot in 2011, Profusion has virtually doubled in size since. As well as finishing, assembling and gem-setting cases for Hublot's most exclusive timepieces, it brings to the table unique expertise in carbon, a coveted material and a speciality at Hublot.
The excellent result for May 2011 was comfortably exceeded. Swiss watch exports increased by 16.2% last May to a level of 1.9 billion francs. This growth is in phase with the level at the beginning of the year and seems not to have suffered from a very unfavourable base effect, contrary to April. Over the first five months, watch exports were up 15.2% to 8.2 billion francs.