More foreign companies were in Beijing’s crosshairs Friday after including regions like Tibet and Taiwan in a list of independent countries on their websites Jan.ET More foreign companies came into Beijing’s crosshairs Friday for including regions such as Tibet and Taiwan in a list of independent countries on their websites, a day after authorities ordered hotel giant Marriott International Inc.
13, 2017 2:23 p.ET MADRID—Shrinking profit margins at the parent company of Zara have exposed a weakness in a fashion behemoth that has largely avoided the problems battering the industry.
The famous cellist Zara Nelsova, who recorded Ernest Bloch's Schelomo for cello and orchestra with the composer conducting, and gave the British premiere of Samuel Barber's Concerto, which she also recorded, has died aged 84.Her parents had emigrated from Russia to Winnipeg, where Zara, her sisters Anna and Ida, and her brother, were born.
What really caught the public imagination was that dress: white, cut a bit like Roland Mouret's Galaxy, with a square neck, power-pleated sleeves and a brook-no-arguments waistline that made Brownless look sharper than her sloppy fellow finalist James McCullagh.The only downside to the dress was that it threatened to usurp her.
’Cos when I was younger, I thought life was over by 25.But now I’ve kind of realised that life begins at 25.
'I was heartbroken': former Miss Great Britain Zara Holland and others on their summer of reality TV
I watched 16 hours of television last week: one season and a half of UnREAL, an American drama series about a reality TV show called Everlasting.(This is a reality TV staple; I was least fit girl at my Big Brother audition.
A former attorney for the Spanish fashion chain Zara filed a $40mlawsuit on Wednesday, claiming he was harassed and ultimately fired for being Jewish, American and gay.Representatives for Zara and its parent company, Inditex SA (ITX.
My inertia is not to belittle these women's achievements.I won't suggest that female rule would be calmer, softer or more motherly, because history doesn't bear that out.
But why is it that in 2008 so many women still think it's the man's role to propose?If Zara wants to get married why on earth doesn't she just go ahead and ask him?
Congratulations to Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall, getting married this summer.I like them for letting that news filter out in the slipstream of the bigger royal wedding.
Fashion chains H&M and Zara are set to unveil online stores next month, hoping to buck the increasingly gloomy trend on the high street.Marks & Spencer's new chief executive Marc Bolland, meanwhile, warned recently that the coalition government's emergency budget was likely to hit consumer spending.
Zara Phillips has become the first royal in direct line to the throne to appear in an ad, appearing as the face of the Land Rover campaign.The ad campaign has been created by Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe/Y&R, the agency behind the "Your M&S" campaign featuring Twiggy, using the strapline "Beautifully poised".
She galloped to victory on 32% of the public vote, well ahead of Ryder Cup hero, Darren Clarke, on 21%.Following in the footsteps of her mother, Princess Anne, who won the BBC award, also for equestrianism, in 1971, Phillips also saw off the challenges of boxer Joe Calzaghe and gymnast Beth Tweddle.
Celebrities including Rod Stewart, Hugh Laurie and Penelope Keith are rewarded today in a New Year's honours list illuminated by entertainers, and conspicuous for the lack of awards for political service.The official said honours had been "given a bad name" by the row.