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  • IWC's AZZAM in the Volvo Ocean Race is Back I...

    8 December, 2011 - 2 years, 11 months ago

    IWC’s Abu Dhabi Racing Team’s striking black racing yacht, Azzam, which was dismasted on the first night of the Volvo Ocean Race competition, arrived at Cape Town’s port last week. We are pleased to report that our team’s yacht came in safe, and was lifted by crane straight off the ship and into the water.

  • In Honor of Swiss (Santa) Klaus Day, A Messag...

    6 December, 2011 - 2 years, 11 months ago

    In a special interview for the Holiday Season, Kurt Klaus, IWC Ambassador, Master Watchmaker and the inventor of the Perpetual Calendar, takes time to talk about complicated watches.

  • Laureus Watch-Drawing Prize Presented to 9-ye...

    2 December, 2011 - 2 years, 11 months ago

    Mumbai, November 2011 – Little Sohel Abrar Khan, aged nine, enjoyed the best day of his young life as he became the centre of attention when Laureus Academy Member and cricketing legend Steve Waugh visited the Magic Bus project in Mumbai.

  • IWC Fan Wins A Galapagos Experience

    29 November, 2011 - 2 years, 12 months ago

    We are delighted to announce that Michel Clessens, an IWC fan from Hemiksen, Belgium, is our grand prize winner of a study trip to the Galapagos Islands- organised by IWC Schaffhausen.

  • Watch International 4/2011 is out now

    25 November, 2011 - 3 years ago

    IWC is proud to announce that the new issue of our quarterly magazine, Watch International, is now out.

  • Portofino in Kuala Lumpur

    21 November, 2011 - 3 years ago

    IWC aficionados gathered at White Box, a contemporary art gallery space located at MAP @ Publika, to celebrate IWC Schaffhausen and Peter Lindbergh’s “A night in Portofino”.

  • IWC’s Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing Team Retires fro...

    14 November, 2011 - 3 years ago

    The Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing Team has made a strategic decision to retire their boat, Azzam, from the first of nine legs (Alicante to Cape Town) in the Volvo Ocean Race.

  • Announcing the Launch of IWC Watch Internatio...

    10 November, 2011 - 3 years ago

    We are proud to announce that today marks the launch of the official blog of IWC Schaffhausen.

  • Watch Brand of the Year

    7 November, 2011 - 3 years ago

    Hong Kong, 3 November 2011 – On Tuesday, November 1st, 2011, Quintessentially Hong Kong celebrated their recognition of the luxury lifestyle brands which have gone the extra mile to make an impression in Asia Pacific.

  • Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing determined for Volvo O...

    6 November, 2011 - 3 years ago

    Fierce weather conditions brought down Azzam’s mast on opening evening.

  • The Volvo Ocean Race Tracker is LIVE

    4 November, 2011 - 3 years ago

    With only one day to go before the start of the official race, IWC is pleased to reveal the online race tracker for the Volvo Ocean Race.

  • is now available in chinese

    1 November, 2011 - 3 years ago

    IWC is proud to announce the launch of the Chinese Language (Traditional and Simplified) on


    31 October, 2011 - 3 years ago

    IWC’s Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing delivered an early blow to their rivals picking up the first points of the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12 with an outstanding win in the inaugural in-port race.

  • IWC Schaffhausen embarks on the Volvo Ocean R...

    29 October, 2011 - 3 years ago

    Alicante, 28 October 2011 – To coincide with the official start of the high-calibre Volvo Ocean Race 2011–2012, IWC Schaffhausen, Official Timekeeper of this “Everest” of sailing, pays tribute to the courage and teamspirit of six participating crews with a special edition: the Portuguese Yacht Club Chronograph Edition “Volvo Ocean Race 2011–2012”.

  • IWC’s Spanish Celebration

    28 October, 2011 - 3 years ago

    The boats are all lined up in Alicante, Spain, and with them in line, the first leg of the Volvo Ocean Race is ready to set sail, and is about to span every ocean, five continents and nine months

  • Solution competition WATCH INTERNATIONAL 3/20...

    26 October, 2011 - 3 years, 1 month ago

    Solution to “Guess Who” competition WATCH INTERNATIONAL 3/2011. Mr. Edwin Powell Hubble was a famous Us American Astronomer.

  • Celebrating Italy: Portofino Event, and IWC.c...

    24 October, 2011 - 3 years, 1 month ago

    IWC is celebrating Italy and everything Italian. Today, we are proud to announce that is now available in Italian.

  • now available in German

    18 October, 2011 - 3 years, 1 month ago now available in German.

  • Meet the IWC Volvo Ocean Race Contest Winner

    11 October, 2011 - 3 years, 1 month ago

    IWC is pleased to announce that the winner in our Volvo Ocean Race Money Can’t Buy Experiences contest is Dominik Fankhauser, from Switzerland.

  • Laureus Night

    7 October, 2011 - 3 years, 1 month ago

    On October 2nd, high profile guests gathered in Schaffhausen, Switzerland, to support the The Laureus Foundation Switzerland for disabled teens and children.