Posts Tagged ‘Paris’

As families flee Paris, fingers point at Airbnb

by AFP/ pic by AFP
The bells will ring for the last time this week at Vaugirard elementary school in central Paris, the latest school in the city to ...

Rapinoe knocks out host, fires US into World Cup semi-finals

By AFP
PARIS • Megan Rapinoe (picture) stole the headlines again as her brace took the US through to the semi-finals of the women’s World Cup ...

Bosnian arrested over 2015 Paris attacks: German police

by AFP/ pic by AFP
German authorities said Thursday they had arrested a Bosnian man wanted in connection with the 2015 Paris attacks and are preparing ...

Rihanna opens New York pop-up shop for her Fenty label

By AFP
Rolling out her concept of fashion that is not a slave to the seasons or the shackles of Fashion Week, Rihanna (picture) opened the second ...

When apple trees blossom, worker bees rock

CHÈVREVILLE • In an apple orchard outside Paris, a constant hum among the blossoming trees bears witness to thousands of worker bees pollinating millions ...

Notre Dame to reopen in less than 5 years – French Culture Minister

by BERNAMA / pic by BLOOMBERG
PARIS – The Notre Dame cathedral in Paris will reopen in less than five years after a blaze ripped through the ...

Luxury magnates pledge RM1.4b to restore Notre Dame

PARIS • France’s luxury-goods tycoons pledged €300 million (RM1.4 billion) to help in the reconstruction of Notre-Dame cathedral after the Paris landmark ...

A millennium of symbolism burns along with Notre Dame

By MOHAMED A EL-ERIAN / Pic By BLOOMBERG
The 850-year-old Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, which took over 300 years to complete, was such a constant in ...

Billionaire Arnault’s family and LVMH to donate 200 million euros for Paris’ Notre-Dame

PARIS – French billionaire businessman Bernard Arnault’s family and his LVMH luxury goods group will donate 200 million euros  ($226 ...

LVMH surges to record with designer shuffle

By BLOOMBERG
PARIS • LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE’s move to tap hip new design talents in a bid to reignite interest in its biggest brands looks ...

Singapore, Paris and Hong Kong tie for world’s most expensive city

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • Move over Singapore — the world’s most expensive city has two new rivals. After topping the Economist Intelligence Unit’s ...

OECD lowers global growth forecast over trade tensions

PARIS • Global trade tensions and political uncertainty are weighing on the world’s economy, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development ...