Posts Tagged ‘Paris’

Wasteland makeovers bring creative cool to Paris suburb

Better known for France’s highest crime rate, Seine-Saint-Denis is now welcoming flocks of Parisians to hipster oases
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ECB’s Villeroy sees rate hike quarters, not years, after QE

By BLOOMBERG
FRANKFURT • European Central Bank (ECB) policymaker Francois Villeroy de Galhau said the institution’s first interest-rate increase could ...
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Solar coalition set to unveil RM2.7b of projects

NEW DELHI • A global coalition aimed at supporting the use of solar power was expected to announce a slew of projects worth about US$700 million (RM2.74 ...

Got US$1,000 to Spend per Night in Paris? Book 1 of These Hotels

Two of the most legendary hotels in the world, the Ritz Paris and Hôtel de Crillon, recently re-opened after renovations. Here’s a peek at the incredible ...
Cédric Grolet

Paris Pastry Chefs are Bucking Tradition to Unforgettable Effect

Grolet’s devotion to aesthetics and painstaking techniques have won him the title of Best Pastry Chef in the World from Les Grandes Tables du Monde
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Paris feels Olympics pinch as painful transport choices loom

by BLOOMBERG
President Emmanuel Macron is facing the stark choice of whether to help frustrated Parisian commuters or prepare for the 2024 Olympic ...
Bruno Le Maire

Paris aims to overtake Frankfurt in race for Brexit bank jobs

PARIS • Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said Paris will beat Frankfurt to become the European Union’s (EU) main financial centre after Britain leaves, even ...
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Trump notifies UN of Paris exit while keeping option to return

WASHINGTON • US President Donald Trump’s administration began the formal process to withdraw from the Paris climate accord, but said it’s willing to ...

The Most Interesting Late-Night Room Service Around the World

by Chadner Navarro
We’ve all been there — bleary-eyed from a long flight that lands after dark, staring down an even-more-exhausting work trip ahead. ...