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Vivendi and Amber to go to court over Lagardere’s EGM refusal

Vivendi and Amber to go to court over Lagardere’s EGM refusal

Published 01/09/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - French media conglomerate Vivendi (VIV.PA) and activist fund Amber Capital - the two biggest shareholders in French company Lagardere (LAGA.PA) - said [more…]

Remove masks, celebrate freedom: fashion grannies return to Beijing street ‘catwalk’

Remove masks, celebrate freedom: fashion grannies return to Beijing street ‘catwalk’

Published 13/08/2020

BEIJING (Reuters) - Four famous amateur model grandmothers took off their masks during a saunter down the streets of Beijing on Thursday to demonstrate life [more…]

Makeover: UK fashion bible Vogue turns serious for September

Makeover: UK fashion bible Vogue turns serious for September

Published 06/08/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Misan Harriman hopes to encourage employers to cast the recruitment net more widely with his Vogue cover portrait of influential Black activists [more…]

Snazzy face mask fashion reaches Nairobi neighbourhood

Snazzy face mask fashion reaches Nairobi neighbourhood

Published 31/07/2020

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Most of us have accepted COVID-19 face masks as an inconvenient, albeit necessary, safety measure. For the style conscious like James Maina [more…]

Under Armour executives receive Wells notice from SEC

Under Armour executives receive Wells notice from SEC

Published 27/07/2020

(Reuters) - Under Armour Inc disclosed on Monday that its top executives had received a Wells notice from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission related [more…]

Congolese fashion designer goes virtual as virus hits runway shows

Congolese fashion designer goes virtual as virus hits runway shows

Published 15/06/2020

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - U.S.-based Congolese fashion designer Anifa Mvuemba was excited about debuting her fashion line, Hanifa, at this year’s New York Fashion Week. But [more…]

Style-conscious Africans turn compulsory masks into fashion accessories

Style-conscious Africans turn compulsory masks into fashion accessories

Published 15/05/2020

LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigerian fashion designer Sefiya Diejomaoh likes to wear bright, bold clothes to match her personality. She believes a global pandemic should not [more…]

Ted Baker names finance chief Rachel Osborne as CEO

Ted Baker names finance chief Rachel Osborne as CEO

Published 30/03/2020

(Reuters) - Troubled fashion retailer Ted Baker (TED.L) on Monday named Chief Financial Officer Rachel Osborne to the permanent role of chief executive officer, replacing [more…]

Shops close across Turkey, dimming hopes of a boom year

Shops close across Turkey, dimming hopes of a boom year

Published 20/03/2020

ISTANBUL/ANKARA (Reuters) - Shops closed across Turkey on Thursday to help halt the coronavirus spread, dimming the economy’s prospects and raising questions for hundreds of [more…]

Nike, Under Armour join retailers shutting stores to limit virus spread

Nike, Under Armour join retailers shutting stores to limit virus spread

Published 16/03/2020

(Reuters) - Nike Inc, Lululemon Athletica Inc and Under Armour Inc on Sunday said they would close stores in the United States and other markets, [more…]