Luxury Goods / Services

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…]

EU watchdog flags harder line on cross-border funds management

EU watchdog flags harder line on cross-border funds management

Published 20/08/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Brexit safeguards to stop asset managers in Britain running “shell” investment funds in the European Union to retain access to its markets [more…]

Hong Kong May retail sales tumble as spending, tourism evaporate

Hong Kong May retail sales tumble as spending, tourism evaporate

Published 30/06/2020

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong’s retail sales in May slumped 32.8% from a year earlier, falling for the 16th consecutive month as the virus [more…]

U.S. ruling over ancient bronze horse a ‘huge victory’ for Greece: minister

U.S. ruling over ancient bronze horse a ‘huge victory’ for Greece: minister

Published 12/06/2020

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece’s culture minister has hailed a U.S. court ruling over a disputed ancient horse figurine as a major victory that may help [more…]

Japan may free more regions from emergency as new virus cases drop: Asahi

Japan may free more regions from emergency as new virus cases drop: Asahi

Published 19/05/2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan may lift its state of emergency in more regions this week as new coronavirus infections drop, the Asahi newspaper said on [more…]

Ferrari slowed by coronavirus, but not driven off course

Ferrari slowed by coronavirus, but not driven off course

Published 04/05/2020

MILAN (Reuters) - Luxury sports car maker Ferrari (RACE.MI) still expects to make more than $1 billion in core profit this year, providing a relative [more…]

Ferrari rolls out coronavirus testing to get staff ready for work

Ferrari rolls out coronavirus testing to get staff ready for work

Published 21/04/2020

MILAN (Reuters) - Workers at Ferrari (RACE.MI) are signing up en masse for voluntary coronavirus screening so they can return to work as soon as [more…]

Valentino goes back to black at Paris Fashion Week

Valentino goes back to black at Paris Fashion Week

Published 01/03/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - From leather bodices to sheer frilly dresses, Italian label Valentino showcased a series of all-black looks in Paris on Sunday as fashion [more…]

Belgian designer Raf Simons joins Prada as co-creative director

Belgian designer Raf Simons joins Prada as co-creative director

Published 23/02/2020

MILAN (Reuters) - Raf Simons will join Prada as co-creative director, marking the first time the Italian fashion house has hired an outsider to work [more…]

Victoria Beckham’s black dresses, chunky platform boots stage ‘gentle rebellion’ at London Fashion Week

Victoria Beckham’s black dresses, chunky platform boots stage ‘gentle rebellion’ at London Fashion Week

Published 16/02/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Victoria Beckham chose black dresses paired with distinctive belts and chunky thigh-high platform boots for a collection she characterized as a “gentle [more…]