Watches & Jewellery

Hong Kong’s bounceback in sales ought to be good news for importers and retailers. Plus: mergers between Europe and Asia, from filthy smog to shiny diamonds and niche brands gaining ecommerce boost

Mainland China is fast outpacing Hong Kong, however

Sky Sit, the founder of, says big brands “brainwash” young buyers

Financial and aesthetic mergers are mingling the tastes of Europe and China

Filthy smog is an opportunity for green-minded artist Daan Roosegaarde

The enthusiast immerses himself in his collection to clear his mind

The Singaporean collector does not go for subtlety in her adornments

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