Selling Sunsets’ Christine Quinn Exclusive Tour Of The Most Luxurious Mega-Mansions | This Morning

It’s the binge-worthy Netflix series which combines Made in Chelsea with Location, Location, Location. Selling Sunset follows a group of outrageously glamorous realtors, as they scheme against one-another to sell luxury Hollywood real estate. And today one of the show’s stars – realtor-extraordinaire Christine Quinn – is taking us on an exclusive tour of some … Read more Selling Sunsets’ Christine Quinn Exclusive Tour Of The Most Luxurious Mega-Mansions | This Morning

UN Chief on COVID-19 and People on the Move

António Guterres (United Nations Secretary-General) on COVID-19 and People on the Move. COVID-19 continues to devastate lives and livelihoods around the globe — hitting the most vulnerable the hardest. This is particularly true for millions of people on the move — such as refugees and internally displaced persons who are forced to flee their homes … Read more UN Chief on COVID-19 and People on the Move

Polestar ramps up battle with Tesla in China

Luxury EV brand Polestar is gearing up to take on Tesla in China, while Alibaba-backed Xpeng also has its sights set on the U.S. brand. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: … Read more Polestar ramps up battle with Tesla in China

Prada VR Rong Zhai

While Prada is a luxury fashion brand, we have a longstanding relationship with both radical contemporary architecture and exquisite historic preservation around the world. The unveiling of Prada Rong Zhai, a meticulously restored historic early 20th-century mansion in central Shanghai, marks the latest in this ongoing investigation into the form and language of design. The … Read more Prada VR Rong Zhai

Burberry Sees Signs of Hope in Asia Despite Deep Slump Elsewhere

May.22 — Burberry Group Plc said mainland Chinese stores have returned to growth, joining luxury rival LVMH in pointing to light at the end of the tunnel even as a lockdown-induced slump deepens elsewhere. Annmarie Hordern reports on “Bloomberg Markets: European Open.”

Complex coronavirus travel refund process leaves couple $20,000 out of pocket | ABC News

A Melbourne couple has been left $20,000 out of pocket after their South African odyssey was cancelled because of coronavirus restrictions. Brigid and Don Burnard booked a $33,798 package holiday with Imagine Cruising which included a luxury cruise, rail adventure and safari. The company agreed to refund a third of the payment, but $20,246 remains … Read more Complex coronavirus travel refund process leaves couple $20,000 out of pocket | ABC News

Shopping mall finds leather goods covered in mold after lockdown

Malaysia’s Metrojaya Center closed on March 18 under restrictions to stop the spread of COVID-19. Leather goods at the mall were left covered in mold after a two-month lockdown. The region’s humid weather without air-conditioning led to the damage. As the shop prepared to reopen this week, staff returned to the building and were horrified … Read more Shopping mall finds leather goods covered in mold after lockdown

Senior Saudi royal detained and held incommunicado : HRW

Prince Faisal bin Abdullah al-Saud, a son of Saudi Arabia’s late monarch King Abdullah, has been in incommunicado detention since the end of March, according to a prominent rights group. Human Rights Watch (HRW), citing a source with ties to the royal family, said on Saturday the prince was arrested by security forces on March … Read more Senior Saudi royal detained and held incommunicado : HRW

Covid-19 and the future of fashion

Fashion has always known how to adapt to the world around it – and that’s never been truer than right now. Face masks, once worn as fashion statements, have become indispensable amid the coronavirus pandemic. Big luxury groups and smaller outfits alike have repurposed their production lines to produce vital protective equipment. Covid-19 is forcing the world … Read more Covid-19 and the future of fashion

Elon Musk Puts Two Homes on Market After Vow to Sell Most Possessions

Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk listed two of his California homes for sale Sunday, days after announcing that he would get rid of most of his possessions. He’s seeking a combined $39.5 million for the Bel Air properties, including one that was previously owned by the late Gene Wilder, according to the listings … Read more Elon Musk Puts Two Homes on Market After Vow to Sell Most Possessions

First Responders at Work After Covid-19 Worry They Might Get Sick Again

Across the country, hundreds, if not thousands, of first responders have contracted the coronavirus as they helped battle the pandemic. But unlike most Americans, they don’t have the luxury waiting for a full recovery. With N95 masks swinging from their duty belts and disposable blue gloves hanging out of their back pockets, America’s first responders … Read more First Responders at Work After Covid-19 Worry They Might Get Sick Again

Portrait of a pandemic: Capturing the spaces we call home | The Listening Post (Feature)

Lockdown has changed everything – millions have been confined to their homes, public spaces have been left deserted. While journalists, like everyone else, have struggled to adapt to new and unprecedented working conditions, photojournalists have found opportunity amid the adversity. “During the first two weeks, no journalists were allowed in the area where I live … Read more Portrait of a pandemic: Capturing the spaces we call home | The Listening Post (Feature)