Auction houses Christies and Sothebys reported Asian buyers have boosted sales in the first half of 2013. While Christies global sales hit 2.4 billion, up by 9 percent, Sothebys raked in $2.55 billion, a 13 percent rise ... Continue Reading »
Earlier this week in Milan prosecutors urged a prison term of two years and six months on Italian fashion designer duo Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana. They have been accused of dodging around a billion euros in taxes, a news agency reported ... Continue Reading »
Earlier this week, 50s actress Gina Lollobrigida auctioned her diamond jewellery via Sothebys in Geneva. The event not only fetched 4.74 million Swiss francs, but also set a number of records ... Continue Reading »
The release of the Great Gatsby may have taken over the headlines, but star of the film Leonardo DiCaprio was involved in another significant event earlier this week. The 11th Hour Auction, an event organised with him in association with Christies, raised $32 million for environmental causes ... Continue Reading »
The Dutch capital was in the spotlight recently, when the country celebrated he ascension of their new king. And it reminded us that Amsterdam is still on very traveller's hot list. Heres a list of eight things do on your visit to Amsterdam ... Continue Reading »
An exclusive Audemars Piguet watch designed for soccer star Leo Messi went under the hammer recently. The 65,500 collected will benefit the cause of underprivileged children in Argentina, Mexico and Spain ... Continue Reading »
fter beating the likes of Noma and Osteria Francescana, here's a look at why Spain's El Celler De Can Rosa is the worlds best restaurant right now ... Continue Reading »
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