After all a watch is a timepiece that is made to be worn on a person, as opposed to a clock which is not. Wristwatches are often treated as jewelry or as collectible works of art rather than as timepieces. Check out the World’s 10 most expensive watches, price and their manufacturer.
1. Zadora Timepieces
Manufacturer: Andreas von Zadora-Gerlof
Billionaire Mukesh Ambani’s Group firm Reliance Petroleum entered the coveted club of the top ten most valued firms in India , with a gain of over Rs 3,800 crore in its market capitalisation that stood at Rs 78,525 crore.
Top Ten most valued firms in India
Indian Billionaire Vijay Mallya’s Kingfisher Airlines is re-evaluating whether it should launch the international operatios or defer it for a few months.
Due to sharp rise in aviation turbine fuel prices, the slowdown in international travel and the uncertainty in the aviation market (many US carriers have gone bankrupt) Kingfisher Airlines has decided to rethink its whole strategy of flying abroad.
Mars, the makers of M&M’s, announced a deal to acquire US firm Wrigley’s, best known for its chewing gum, for about $23 billion.
Mars is best known for its Milky Way, Snickers, Starburst and M&Ms.
Wrigley’s principal brands include Spearmint Gum, Juicy Fruit and Orbit.
Billionaire Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway is helping finance the transaction.