Posts Tagged ‘Manhattan’

Blade offers NY airport transfers for US$195, aiming at Uber Black

Five minutes in a helicopter can take passengers from Manhattan to LaGuardia, JFK and Newark. When traffic is dense, its ride costs less than some elite ...

With US$100 bills and rubies, hats bring haul for Central Park

Some guests cover the hair they spend thousands on each month with hats on which they’ve spent thousands to wear just once
by AMANDA GORDON “A WHITE ...

New York’s trendy new hotels get cheaper, and far more expensive

A boomlet of new openings offers RM816-a-night entries just as exciting as the RM8,160 ones
By NIKKI EKSTEIN IN OH-SO-PRICEY New York (NY), a ...

A New York watch store gets 
a 37,000lb glass sculpture

Last year, Imagic created a 2-storey, 37,000lb sculpture for luxury watch designer Richard Mille’s flagship store in Manhattan, making the storefront one ...

New York City girds for possible congestion-pricing changes

By BLOOMBERG
NEW YORK • For New York’s governor and mayor to agree upon anything, it has to be a big deal, so their joint declaration that drivers ...

London, NYC, HK no longer immune to the housing slump

By BLOOMBERG
NEW YORK • In the years since the financial crisis, global cities like London, Hong Kong and New York (NYC) appeared to defy ...

China’s HNA Group sells Manhattan building

NEW YORK • HNA Group Co sold a building in Manhattan to help ease the embattled conglomerate’s debts and stave off US concerns about a Chinese company ...

Hong Kong has RM264b plan to build islands for new homes

The cost of building islands from scratch could double, and the plan is provoking debate on environmental and political issues
By Natalie ...

A Manhattan penthouse faces reality, cuts price to US$62m

By OSHRAT CARMIEL
The developers of one of Manhattan’s most expensive condos say they’re facing reality. Citing a slowing ultra-luxury market — and ...

Manhattan home sales tumble in a market clogged with listings

A surging stock market typically fuels buyer bullishness on Manhattan real estate — but not this time
By BLOOMBERG It’s been a rough year for ...

Creel & Gow is where wealthy New Yorkers go for the oddest finds

Shoppers need to be quite careful when walking through the shop lest a tote bag (or a well-coiffed pooch) knock over a century-old vase, or someone lose a ...

HNA questioned by US panel

NEW YORK • China’s HNA Group Co Ltd said it’s been questioned by the US government’s investment-review panel over its ownership of a building in Manhattan ...