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Swiss Watchmaker Fortis to open regional HQ in Dubai

Swiss watchmaker Fortis has unveiled plans to open a regional headquarters in Dubai by the end of 2011 to boost the brand's presence across GCC. The new office will be located in Dubai Gold and Diamond Park, said Mahesh Shahani, brand director, Fortis Middle East. The firm will also be looking at establishing boutiques in the retail space across the region's markets which will exclusively stock the brand's various models and act as a one-stop shop for the brand, he said.