GENEVA — So strong was the demand for hotel rooms during last week’s SIHH watch show here that even U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his international counterparts had to decamp to nearby Montreux for their opening talks on Syria.
With nearly 13,000 trade and media visitors, 16 exhibiting brands, nonstop sushi and Champagne, and sales of Swiss timepieces hovering near another record, the mood in Geneva was decidedly upbeat.
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