The logos of some of the many watch brands of Switzerland’s Swatch Group, which says it has quit the annual Baselworld watch and jewellery trade fair held in Basel, Switzerland. Photo: Reuters

Swatch watchmaker, owner of Omega and Longines, ‘quits Baselworld trade fair’

Decision by Swiss watchmaker – owner of luxury brands Longines and Omega – comes as exhibitors desert show because of high costs and insufficient returns

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The logos of some of the many watch brands of Switzerland’s Swatch Group, which says it has quit the annual Baselworld watch and jewellery trade fair held in Basel, Switzerland. Photo: Reuters
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