20 February 2020
Charlie Munger: The Strongest Companies In The World Are In China, Not America
Famed investor Charlie Munger, vice chairman at Berkshire Hathaway, shared his investing wisdom at an annual address on Wednesday, speaking on a variety of topics, including China and why he’d never buy Tesla stock.
13 November 2019
Just south of Hollywood’s storied Whitley Heights neighborhood, a small hotel with a big-name designer is planning a December debut
“I’m delighted to be creating something design-wise that really honors the city and old Hollywood itself, which is still the back bone of style and economy in Los Angeles,” Bullard said.
24 October 2019
Five Energy Peaks Are Transforming the Market
The business need to navigate rapid change at scale is nowhere more pressing than in the global energy industry. This year’s World Energy Scenarios report, published by the World Energy Council in collaboration with Accenture Strategy and the Paul Scherrer Institute, drives this point home.
24 October 2019
See The Statue Of Liberty’s Italian Sister – And Possible Inspiration – In A Special Exhibit On Ellis Island
Three years before the Statue of Liberty was erected in New York Harbor, a similar monument, representing equivalent values, was installed at the Basilica of Santa Croce in Florence. Designed by different sculptors, they’re finally in dialogue and they have a lot to say to each other.
4 September 2019
Bugatti Retires From Chasing Speed Records After Breaking 300 mph
Bugatti has broken plenty of speed records over the years, but the luxury automaker passed a key milestone with its latest, as the Bugatti Chiron became the world’s first production car to top 300 mph. And with that milestone behind it, the company said it’s through chasing records.
21 August 2019
Argentina is once again on the cusp of a full-blown financial crisis
In the wake of President Mauricio Macri’s stunning rout in primary elections over the weekend, investors dumped its stocks, bonds and currency en masse, leaving much of Wall Street wondering whether the country was headed for yet another default.
26 June 2019
This $150 Eight-Course Tasting Menu Pairs Food With Art
Steven Devereaux Greene, executive chef at Herons at the Umstead Hotel and Spa, a peaceful and secluded boutique property just north of Raleigh, N.C., is fond of saying that any new idea has probably been done before. But last year, when the James Beard Award semifinalist conceived what is now known locally as “the Art Tour,” he knew it was unique.
28 May 2019
Cruise line Royal Caribbean rivals Broadway, West End with 134 shows and 50 theaters
Dismissed in the past as second-tier, cruise entertainment has evolved to a genre that Royal Caribbean says commands some of the best talent and technology around. Royal Caribbean International's cruise line directs 134 shows in 50 theaters on 26 ships around the world.