Fernando Correia de Oliveira

Estação Cronográfica (blog, founder); Relógios & Canetas (online monthly edition, editor-in-chief), Anuário Relógios & Canetas (Portuguese Watches Yearbook, Editor-in-Chief); Turbilhão (Haute Horlogerie Magazine, contributor); Stratosphere (Lifestyle and Luxury Magazine, contributor); Fora de Série (monthly Magazine, with Diário Económico newspaper, contributor); GQ Brazil (invited editor for Watches)

COUNTRY

Portugal

ABOUT

All a World on Time © Todo o Tempo do Mundo ©
Fernando Correia de Oliveira (Lisbon, 1954) is a journalist and researcher on Time, Clock and Watch making and Mentality Evolution.
Law, Lisbon University.
Journalist since 1974.
20 years with the Portuguese News Agency.
First Portuguese correspondent in Beijing (1988-90).
10 years with PÚBLICO, the Portuguese daily reference newspaper (1993-2002).
Specialized in International Politics and Asia (China, Japan, Korea).

Independent journalist and publisher since 2002, with a clear leading position on the Portuguese Watch specialized titles:

* Relógios & Canetas online, monthly (editor-in-chief)
* Fora de Série Especial Relógios, 13th year, with Diário Económico, once a year, 35.000 copies. (contributor)
* Anuário Relógios & Canetas, 19th year, once a year, 15.000 copies. Also available in Angola. (editor-in-chief)
* Stratosphere, fourth year, quarterly luxury and lifestyle magazine fot BPI Bank best clients (contributor)
*Turbilhão, fourth year, twice a year, 10.000 copies (contributor)
*Jóias de Família, 7th year, twice a year, 5.000 copies (contributor)
* Swiss Chamber of Commerce in Portugal Newsletter (contributor)
* GQ (Brazil), 6th year, (invited Editor for Watches)

* Estação Cronográfica, (founder), the most importante blog in Portuguese language about Time, Watches and Mentality Evolution: http://estacaochronographica.blogspot.com/.

Member of several international organizations on Time studies, expert on Clocks, Time and Time Measurement history for the Portuguese Government.

Published works on History, Time, Mentality, Clock and Watch making:

* Portugal na I Guerra Mundial (1994). A monographic work on Portuguese presence on World War I.
* 500 Anos de Contactos Luso-Chineses (1998). Also translated to mandarin Chinese. An historic and political essay on sino-portuguese 500 years relationship.
* Machado Joalheiro, no Porto desde 1880 (2002). A monographic work about the main watch retailer point in Oporto.
* História do Tempo em Portugal (2003). A 350 pages book about the History of Time and it’s makers; prefaced by the Portuguese President, Jorge Sampaio, considered by the critics has one of the best essay books published in that year.
* Cronologia do Tempo em Portugal (2004). A timeline on the Portuguese Time.
* Manuscrito Anónimo de Relojoaria na Academia das Ciências de Lisboa (2005). A cientific paper presented at the Lisbon Science Academy, about Maritime Chronometers.
* Relógios e Relojoeiros – Quem É Quem no Tempo em Portugal (2006). A Who’s Who of the Portuguese clock and watchmakers, museums, private collections, schools, etc.
* Relógios de Sol em Portugal (2007). About sundials.
* Dicionário de Relojoaria - O Universo do Tempo e dos seus Medidores (2007). A time and watches diccionary. Also translated to Spanish.
* Tempo e Poder em Lisboa - O Relógio do Arco da Rua Augusta (2008). An essay on Time and Power in Lisbon's history.
* Portugal, o Tempo e a Modernidade (2008). An essay on Time and Modernity in Portugal.
* O Relógio da República (2010). An essay on changes on Portuguese time from Monarchy to Republic, in 1910

Contacts:
(+351) 968 302 387 – Cell phone

email: allaworldontime@gmail.com

Blog: http://estacaochronographica.blogspot.com/

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Fernando Correia de Oliveira

Estação Cronográfica (blog, founder); Relógios & Canetas (online monthly edition, editor-in-chief), Anuário Relógios & Canetas (Portuguese Watches Yearbook, Editor-in-Chief); Turbilhão (Haute Horlogerie Magazine, contributor); Stratosphere (Lifestyle and Luxury Magazine, contributor); Fora de Série (monthly Magazine, with Diário Económico newspaper, contributor); GQ Brazil (invited editor for Watches)

COUNTRY

Portugal

ABOUT

All a World on Time © Todo o Tempo do Mundo ©
Fernando Correia de Oliveira (Lisbon, 1954) is a journalist and researcher on Time, Clock and Watch making and Mentality Evolution.
Law, Lisbon University.
Journalist since 1974.
20 years with the Portuguese News Agency.
First Portuguese correspondent in Beijing (1988-90).
10 years with PÚBLICO, the Portuguese daily reference newspaper (1993-2002).
Specialized in International Politics and Asia (China, Japan, Korea).

Independent journalist and publisher since 2002, with a clear leading position on the Portuguese Watch specialized titles:

* Relógios & Canetas online, monthly (editor-in-chief)
* Fora de Série Especial Relógios, 13th year, with Diário Económico, once a year, 35.000 copies. (contributor)
* Anuário Relógios & Canetas, 19th year, once a year, 15.000 copies. Also available in Angola. (editor-in-chief)
* Stratosphere, fourth year, quarterly luxury and lifestyle magazine fot BPI Bank best clients (contributor)
*Turbilhão, fourth year, twice a year, 10.000 copies (contributor)
*Jóias de Família, 7th year, twice a year, 5.000 copies (contributor)
* Swiss Chamber of Commerce in Portugal Newsletter (contributor)
* GQ (Brazil), 6th year, (invited Editor for Watches)

* Estação Cronográfica, (founder), the most importante blog in Portuguese language about Time, Watches and Mentality Evolution: http://estacaochronographica.blogspot.com/.

Member of several international organizations on Time studies, expert on Clocks, Time and Time Measurement history for the Portuguese Government.

Published works on History, Time, Mentality, Clock and Watch making:

* Portugal na I Guerra Mundial (1994). A monographic work on Portuguese presence on World War I.
* 500 Anos de Contactos Luso-Chineses (1998). Also translated to mandarin Chinese. An historic and political essay on sino-portuguese 500 years relationship.
* Machado Joalheiro, no Porto desde 1880 (2002). A monographic work about the main watch retailer point in Oporto.
* História do Tempo em Portugal (2003). A 350 pages book about the History of Time and it’s makers; prefaced by the Portuguese President, Jorge Sampaio, considered by the critics has one of the best essay books published in that year.
* Cronologia do Tempo em Portugal (2004). A timeline on the Portuguese Time.
* Manuscrito Anónimo de Relojoaria na Academia das Ciências de Lisboa (2005). A cientific paper presented at the Lisbon Science Academy, about Maritime Chronometers.
* Relógios e Relojoeiros – Quem É Quem no Tempo em Portugal (2006). A Who’s Who of the Portuguese clock and watchmakers, museums, private collections, schools, etc.
* Relógios de Sol em Portugal (2007). About sundials.
* Dicionário de Relojoaria - O Universo do Tempo e dos seus Medidores (2007). A time and watches diccionary. Also translated to Spanish.
* Tempo e Poder em Lisboa - O Relógio do Arco da Rua Augusta (2008). An essay on Time and Power in Lisbon's history.
* Portugal, o Tempo e a Modernidade (2008). An essay on Time and Modernity in Portugal.
* O Relógio da República (2010). An essay on changes on Portuguese time from Monarchy to Republic, in 1910

Contacts:
(+351) 968 302 387 – Cell phone

email: allaworldontime@gmail.com

Blog: http://estacaochronographica.blogspot.com/