Watches to watch

Scene at Sotheby's watch auction in Hong Kong. Photo: SCMP

Forget French burgundy, suddenly watches are the luxury auction items to watch.

Friday, 31 May, 2013, 11:44pm

Max Busser: watchmaker extraordinaire

The HM5 watch. Photos: SCMP Pictures

Spend a few hours with Max Busser and it quickly becomes apparent why the founder of rebellious watch brand MB&F is among the most respected people in the industry.

3 May 2013 - 5:17am

Talking points

North Korea may launch missile

All eyes turn to North Korea, which celebrates the anniversary of the foundation of its army - and may mark the occasion with a new missile test.

25 Apr 2013 - 3:03am

The 41st Baselworld watch fair

Visitors at Baselworld. Photo: Fotografin

Opening on Thursday, Baselworld has moved from its regular early March slot to accommodate the final touches of a two-year multimillion Swiss franc refit.

22 Apr 2013 - 9:55am