BMW’s premium ride-hailing service is now live in China
BMW has joined a handful of automakers to compete with transportation upstart Didi Chuxing, which bought Uber’s Chinese business in 2016. Last Friday, the German luxury carmaker launched a premium ride-hailing service in Chengdu, the capital of China
ABB to sell Power Grids division to Hitachi in $11 billion deal
The Zurich-based company, which said the transaction put the Power Grids business#39;s enterprise value at $11 billion, also said on Monday it would be modifying the structure of its remaining businesses.
Maison Vivienne Opens Manhattan-Based Flagship Restaurant
Maison Vivienne recently announced the opening of its elegantly modern Manhattan-based flagship restaurant located at 116 East 60th Street on the Upper East Side. Maison Vivienne, which has a second location designed to cater to guests who frequent South
After starting its partnership with Swiss International Airlines in 2016, Breitling has functioned as its official timekeeper. To celebrate its ongoing partnership with the airlines, the luxury watch manufacturer based in Grenchen, Switzerland, has released t
Dior showcased the Men’s Summer 2019 Collection created by Kim Jones in Paris earlier this year and it is now available online and in pop up stores.Artistic Director of Dior Men, Kim Jones made his debut with Men’s Summer 2019 Collection for the French ho
The Iconic Taj Mahal Palace Mumbai Turns 115 this December
The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai — the iconic flagship of The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) and a defining city structure — turns 115 this December. Built in 1903, the hotel that could also be credited as India’s first luxury hospitality address, wa
Church building to be converted into Harriet Tubman museum
CAPE MAY, N.J. (AP) - Officials have announced plans to convert a New Jersey church building into a Harriet Tubman museum. The Press of Atlantic City reports developers signed an agreement with the Macedonia Baptist Church in Cape May Sunday to renovate the c
Uber welcomes, unions criticise UK plan to maintain flexible gig economy
A government-commissioned review looked into the matter of modern workplace practices and in response on Monday the business ministry said it would legislate to improve the clarity of the employment status tests.
As exclusively reported by Motorsport.com, the series told teams following this year's season finale in Newcastle that a twin-spring ban was likely for 2019 in a bid to cut costs. That's now been signed off by the Supercars Commission, with all teams require
Germany to compensate hundreds who fled Nazis as children
BERLIN (AP) - Germany has agreed to one-time payments for survivors, primarily Jews, who were evacuated from Nazi Germany as children, many of whom never saw their parents again, the organization that negotiates compensation with the German government said Mo
Week 15 of the NFL season was about as crazy as any of the previous 14 weeks. It started with the Los Angeles Chargers’ drama-filled comeback win over the Chiefs on Thursday evening. Then on Saturday night, Baker Mayfield and the Browns remained alive in th
There was a ton of really weird stuff going on around the league during NFL Week 15, both positive and negative, as teams battled for a playoff berth. One of the hottest teams in the NFL was shut out in stunning style. With a convincing win over the Green Ba
Canada is looking for a way out of big Saudi arms deal: Justin Trudeau
The comments represented a notable hardening in tone from Trudeau, who previously said there would be huge penalties for scrapping the $13 billion agreement for armoured vehicles made by the Canadian unit of General Dynamics Corp.
South Korea cuts GDP outlook, keeps policy of seeking equitable growth
The finance ministry said Asia#39;s fourth-largest economy would post annual growth of between 2.6 and 2.7 percent this year and next year, down from the July predictions of 2.9 percent for this year and 2.8 percent for next year.