European leaders upped the pressure on mostly U.S. tech giants to pay their share of taxes in the European Union and abide by the bloc’s rules when they met on Friday, but were still far from a consensus on the issue.
CEO Sidney Toledano spoke with reporters after the Dior haute couture show on Monday, expressing satisfaction with the label's growth under Maria Grazia Chiuri and optimism for France with Emmanuel Macron as president.
Paris is now fully equipped to attract more innovative companies than London and dominate Europe's startup scene, billionaire Xavier Niel said on Thursday at the opening of a startup mega-campus in the French capital.
Paris Menswear Season opens Wednesday with five days of catwalk excitement, and five new debutants on the official calendar, with the capital in an optimistic mood following the victory Emmanuel Macron and his new party.
Burberry skipped the catwalk this season in London, and instead held a breakfast inside Thomas, their cool café named after the brand’s founder, where designer Christopher Bailey was very upbeat about Emmanuel Macron.
The Comité Colbert – French luxury’s key promotion organization – has unveiled the first winner of a pioneering new short movie series. And, to some surprise, it’s a witty movie set in the gritty town of Mantes-La-Jolie.
Naomie Harris has played everything from Winnie Mandela and a witch to James Bond’s Miss Moneypenny and a drug-addled mother in Oscar winning Moonlight. Now she has a new luxury project – brand ambassador for Swarovski.