Life & Art

Before You Spend RM9.6b on Your Own Submarine, Read This

The race to build the most luxurious yacht-style submarine is on
by Matt Gross / BLOOMBERG For those bored with multimillion-dollar megayachts, with ...

Mixing makeup for Muslim women yields Asian diversity lesson

by BLOOMBERG
South Korea’s biggest cosmetics maker is revamping its products to suit Muslims and darker-skinned women in Southeast Asia as it tries to ...

The Many Ways in Which a Simple Scent Can Fix Your Travel Woes

by Mark Ellwood / BLOOMBERG
World famous fragrance guru Jo Malone, 54, founded her namesake candle and scent line in 1994. After selling it to Estée ...

‘Handmaid’s Tale’ wins top Emmy in breakout for online TV

by BLOOMBERG
“The Handmaid’s Tale,” Hulu’s series based on Margaret Atwood’s novel about a dystopian near-future, won the Emmy award for best drama ...

Six Lesser-Known Wine Destinations That Have New Thrills in 2018

Wine tourism isn’t just expanding — it’s getting more creative in every corner of the globe, with more vine estates than ever wooing oenophiles with ...

The 3-Minute Travel Guide to Brussels’ Culinary Scene

Brussels is often overshadowed by cities like Paris and Barcelona when it comes to dining destinations in Europe. But it’s time to think again as ...

The Bizarre, Secret Obsessions of a Luxury Fashion Icon

by James Tarmy / BLOOMBERG
When Gaston-Louis Vuitton died, the contents of his office were packed up, stored away, and eventually forgotten. Vuitton ...

Bracelets for Men That Complement Any Outfit

by Troy Patterson / BLOOMBERG
There was a time, not very long ago, when the Western world looked dubiously on a man wearing a bracelet. At best, it was ...

Why It’s So Hard to Tell If a US$100,000 Bottle of Wine is Fake

As wine crime rises, an expert samples a questionable bottle of 1962 La Tâche
by MARK OLDMAN / BLOOMBERG What emotions do you experience when you’re ...

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Toy Blitz Begins with Drones

Disney’s ‘Force Friday’ merchandising kickoff means branded bedding, waffle makers, alarm clocks — and flying spacecraft
by KIM BHASIN / BLOOMBERG Two ...

The Unlikely Story of the World’s Best Female Chef

She had never even considered a career in cooking. Then a Netflix profile helped shoot her to stardom
By RICHARD VINES / BLOOMBERG She never wanted to ...

Adrenaline-Craving Bankers are Driving a Surfing Boom in Chile

This new generation of Chilean bankers doesn’t care for such sedate, leisurely pastimes as golf
by JAVIERA QUIROGA / BLOOMBERG Christian Acevedo has ...