In the 01/2017 edition of 19.01.2017:
«La Ferme» by Blancpain: showcasing arts and crafts
From time immemorial, craft watchmakers have been keen on decorating watches to make them still more precious. Blancpain has set up a space dedicated to the arts and crafts where engravers, master watchmakers and enamellers devote their passion to the design and embellishment of high value timepieces.
Piaget Altiplano celebrates its 60th anniversary
Its slim design revolutionised the world of watchmaking in 1957. In 2014, the fusion of the calibre and case broke with the traditional codes of watchmaking. Today, the ultra-thin watch is still available in an elegant anniversary collection to which further articles will be added throughout the year.
CEA: new contract signed for five years
After eleven months of work the Employers’ Federation (CP) and Unia trade union have signed a new Collective Employment Agreement. Valid for five years, the new agreement is a balanced compromise between social advances and maintenance of business competitiveness. It entered into force on 1 January 2017.