By Hannah Connorton
Swatch Group-owned Omega debuted what it is calling its most advanced automatic watch ever at Baselworld, a timepiece certified as a “Master Chronometer.” Read more here.
It was a busy week of timepiece unveiling for the industry, as major brands revealed new and revamped product at the 2015 edition of Baselworld.

In other news, an Angolan reporter who detailed human rights abuses in the country’s diamond fields went on trial and Signet Jewelers Ltd. announced that it will open more Zales stores this year than it closes.

It’s the week that was, in photos.

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