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The day after the Official Opening Ceremony of the 18th Asian Games 2018, a Press conference was held by Tissot to celebrate its twentieth year as the Official Timekeeper
of the Asian Games. François Thiébaud, the President of Tissot, marked the occasion accompanied by Nicolas Clerc, VP Product Development of Tissot, Alain Zobrist, the Chief Executive Officer of Swisstiming, and Liliyana Natsir and Tontowi Ahmad, the Indonesian world badminton champions
and friends of the Tissot brand.

François Thiébaud was pleased to present the athletes with a Dedication Bell for the Tissot 18th Asian Games 2018 along with an exclusive collection of 4 Tissot watches.
Tissot is proud to work so closely with the Asian Games, which is the oldest and most prestigious event in the Olympic Council of Asia calendar, in addition to being the world’s largest multisport Games.

Already the Official Timekeeper of the World Championships in basketball, cycling, fencing and table tennis, Tissot’s timekeeping credentials are assured. Tissot is also excited to demonstrate a spirit of innovation for the sports at the Games which are more of a novelty. The 18th Asian Games is an exciting time for fans worldwide and for Tissot, who are looking forward to once again showcasing their instantaneous and exact timekeeping abilities and their statistical expertise.