LIFE IN THE AGE OF CORONAVIRUS | Five Top Architects On How Hotels Can Adapt To The New Normal

A hot topic among designers across the world is how hospitality will overcome the new challenges hotels face in the time of COVID-19. Here, some of the topic architects in hospitality share their thoughts on how hotel design may evolve going forward. Jean – Michel Gathy Belgian-born architect Jean-Michel Gathy is the principle designer of … Continue reading LIFE IN THE AGE OF CORONAVIRUS | Five Top Architects On How Hotels Can Adapt To The New Normal

FASHION | Diane Von Furstenberg To Pay Laid Off Employees ‘In Full’

Iconic fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg wrote on Instagram that laid-off employees of her struggling company will be paid in full including severances. The statement was in response to a New York Times article that was written about the closing of her company’s clothing stores which laid off 60 percent of the retail staff in … Continue reading FASHION | Diane Von Furstenberg To Pay Laid Off Employees ‘In Full’

BUSINESS | Lamborghini Will No Longer Be Attending Auto Shows Like The Geneva Motor Shows

Lamborghini Head of Marketing Katia Bassi has revealed the Italian supercar automaker will not be attending future auto shows as part of their strategy moving forward. It looks like Lamborghini are set to abandon traditional motor shows in favor of more tailored experiences for their customers. While this is sad news for the enthusiasts simply … Continue reading BUSINESS | Lamborghini Will No Longer Be Attending Auto Shows Like The Geneva Motor Shows

BEAUTY | Chanel, Revlon, L’Oreal Pivoting Away From Talc In Some Products

Chanel, Revlon and L’Oreal, three of the biggest brands in cosmetics, are quietly moving away from using talc in some products as U.S. cancer lawsuits and consumer concerns mount. Luxury beauty company Chanel has removed talc from a loose face powder and dropped a talc body powder because of negative perception around the mineral, court … Continue reading BEAUTY | Chanel, Revlon, L’Oreal Pivoting Away From Talc In Some Products

ENTERTAINMENT | Kylie Jenner Is Not A Billionaire, Forbes Magazine Now Say

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Forbes magazine, which in March 2019 declared reality TV star Kylie Jenner had become the world’s youngest self-made billionaire, said on Friday that is no longer believed that her net worth was that much. The magazine said it reviewed financial data released by Coty INC, which bought a 51 percent … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT | Kylie Jenner Is Not A Billionaire, Forbes Magazine Now Say

INFLUELCERS | How ClassPass Founder Payal Kadakia Created A Billion Dollar Company

The start of a new decade is always cause for celebration, but Payal Kadakia had one more reason to celebrate 2020. Early this year, ClassPass, the firm she founded in 2013, completed a round funding that vaulted it into mythical unicorn status, being valued at $ 1 billion. The 36-year-old Indian American entrepreneur came up … Continue reading INFLUELCERS | How ClassPass Founder Payal Kadakia Created A Billion Dollar Company

Saudi Arabia: Commercial Courts to Start Handling Copyrights, Patents Cases

Commercial courts and departments will start handling copyrights and patents related cases starting February. The cases will be heard in commercial courts, as well as commercial departments inside general courts across the Kingdom. Meanwhile, the cases filed before that date at the Committee for Examine Patents on Inventions Lawsuits and the committee for copyrights protection, … Continue reading Saudi Arabia: Commercial Courts to Start Handling Copyrights, Patents Cases

SAUDI BUSINESS | Saudi Arabia Approves Bank of China License To Open In Kingdom

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The Saudi Cabinet on Tuesday approved the granting of a license to Bank Of China to operate in the Kingdom and authorized the finance minister to decide on any request to open more branches. The brings up the number of non – Saudi licensed leaders in the Kingdom to 15 … Continue reading SAUDI BUSINESS | Saudi Arabia Approves Bank of China License To Open In Kingdom

SAUDI ARABIA|The Electronic Signature Service Has Been Launched For Banks In Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Minister of Communications and Information Technology Abdullah Alswaha sponsored the event for the launching of the service at the Banque Saudi Fransi, the first bank to employ electronic signatures in the Kingdom. Tuesday’s event was attended by a number of keynote officials from the banking and technology sectors. Alswaha, at the launching, stressed that … Continue reading SAUDI ARABIA|The Electronic Signature Service Has Been Launched For Banks In Saudi Arabia.