Posts Tagged ‘New York’

NY’s Park Lane hotel can be sold after Jho Low drops claim

By BLOOMBERG
Los Angeles • The Park Lane Hotel in New York (NY) City can be sold to Abu Dhabi’s state-owned Mubadala Investment Co PJSC after fugitive ...

New York’s fine dining scene is skewing in one direction

Japanese cuisine dominates, but no changes on the highest level, according to the latest Michelin Guide
by KATE KRADER IF YOU want to get a Michelin ...

This designer is selling a collection of 20,000 vintage dresses

Keni Valenti, a collector who calls himself a ‘fashion extravaganza’, is unloading couture. Are we at the top of the retro clothing market, or just the ...

I was on the world’s longest flight. It was brutal, but better

Doing it in business class, and there are no economy seats on this almost 18-hour flight, reduces a lot of the trauma
By JON BUES / Pic By BLOOMBERG ...

The Newhouses are selling Bacon’s portrait of a tormented muse

It depicts a distorted female face framed by black hair on light pink background
BY KATYA KAZAKINA A little gem by Francis Bacon from the storied ...

There’s still time to live like a Rockefeller

Starting in November, Sotheby’s will auction off about 450 lots from Nelson and Happy Rockefeller’s estate
By JAMES TARMY When David Rockefeller’s ...

Can this US$18m penthouse beat New York’s market slump?

Tamarkin, the developer behind the forthcoming 555 West End Avenue condo conversion, has faith in his own instinct
By JAMES TARMY The developer Cary ...

UN must be reformed, says Dr Mahathir

by BERNAMA 
NEW YORK – After a 15 year-absence from the United Nations, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today makes his return and boldly repeated ...

Car shopping online hits critical mass as Carvana comes to New York

Armed with Internet reviews and pricing minutiae, consumers are finally opting en masse to negotiate and buy their rides online, without ever kicking ...

Packed schedule awaits Dr M as he returns to UNGA

By SHAZNI ONG / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
Prime Minister (PM) Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is poised to make a return to the world stage once again, leading ...

Hong Kong passes New York as home to the most ultra-rich people

The former British colony saw its number of ultra-wealthy increase 31% last year to about 10,000
by Alfred Liu / BLOOMBERG New York has lost its crown ...

The New Zealand honey that’s causing legal problems in the US

New York • There’s been an unexpected wave of food crime in the first half of 2018. In mid-August, US$98,000 (RM404,740) worth of ramen noodles were stolen ...