Al-Hussaini Trading Co. opens first Omega boutique in Riyadh

Omega’s timepieces have been available in Riyadh for several years but the brand now has its first boutique in the city, thanks to the efforts of Al-Hussaini Trading Co. The new boutique is situated in Panorama Mall, and was officially opened on November 24.

The boutique will carry a wide range of Omega's timepieces.

The boutique will carry a wide range of Omega’s timepieces.

The five things we enjoyed the most at Dubai Watch Week 2016

Going into the second edition of Dubai Watch Week (DWW), we were certain that event organiser Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons had something incredible in store. The first DWW was a fantastic horological event, and although our expectations were high for the second edition, the Middle East’s largest watch retailer exceeded them all. We’re now 100% sure that DWW has established Dubai as the horological destination to visit, in the second half of the year.

Dubai Watch Week 2016 should be a frame of reference for other retailers intending to create their own horological events.

Dubai Watch Week 2016 should be a frame of reference for other retailers intending to create their own horological events.

Audemars Piguet launches the Royal Oak Frosted Gold

The Royal Oak is an iconic watch that has captured the attention of men and women around the globe. The women’s collection celebrates its 40th anniversary this year, and to celebrate the occasion, Audemars Piguet (AP) worked with jewelry designer Carolina Bucci to introduce four new references with an all-new surface finish.

AP has never altered the surface finish of the Royal Oak for women. Until now...

AP has never altered the surface finish of the Royal Oak for women. Until now…

Dubai Watch Week 2016 grows significantly in stature

Following its first successful run in 2015, Dubai Watch Week (DWW) 2016 is officially underway, and runs from November 16 to 19 at the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC). DWW is the Middle East’s most prominent horological event, and for 2016 event organiser Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons – the Middle East’s largest watch retailer – has upped the scope of the event significantly.

The region's preeminent horological event is underway.

The region’s preeminent horological event is underway.