A next-generation Four Seasons with brave design and views of One World Trade Center in the rooms. The spa is an artistic marvel dusted with mother-of-pearl, but the steak restaurant from Wolfgang Puck doesn’t live up to the hype.
The Port Authority has realized nearly $400,000 in savings at One World Trade Center through a federal Energy Policy Act tax incentive that encourages the installation of energy efficient measures, agency officials recently announce...
Morgan Stanley, one of the world's largest investment banks, said Wednesday its third quarter net income rose 57% on the strength of its trading business.
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: UN’s special envoy warns ‘Aleppo will not be there anymore’. Aleppo is one of the oldest cities in the world, a trade center with a continuous history going back 7,000 years.
Angus Armstrong has a good piece on sterling’s fall. I just want to add one point, which my chart makes. It plots sterling’s trade-weighted index against UK non-oil exports relative to world trade volumes. If a fall in the pound...
After twelve years, I didn't know if there would be anything left to write about the Grand Canyon. It's become my favorite tradition, one I wouldn't trade for any number of adventures around the world. But that doesn't make it a story. Show More Summary
One Week Until the Frankfurt Book Fair Just under a week to go now until the grand opening of the Frankfurt Book Fair (19th-23rd October). The “Frankfurter Buchmesse” is the world’s largest trade fair for books and publications, based on the number of print houses and publishing companies that exhibit in the vast and sprawling […]
One day after a slump in Chinese trade sparked a global market selloff on concerns the world's second biggest economy had once again hit a downward inflection point, overnight China surprised once again, this time to the upside whenShow More Summary
Live like a New Yorker, not by staying in an Airbnb, but in a designer apartment inside a luxury hotel. The AKA Wall Street in the hip FiDi area (Financial District near One World Trade Center) also links up guests with top fitness trainers and other local experts.
OCALA, Fla. — Former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani accused Hillary Clinton of failing to honor the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks that took down the World Trade Center, incorrectly suggesting at one point that she lied about visiting Ground Zero in the aftermath. “Don’t tell me, if you said that, […]
A historic peace deal between the Colombian government and left-wing Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) rebels faltered earlier this month, when voters narrowly rejected the accord in a national vote. The deal's defeat isShow More Summary
The Hague (AFP) – The Netherlands’ largest trade union and one of its members are threatening to sue FIFA for failing to halt alleged abuses of workers’ rights in 2022 World Cup hosts Qatar, the union said on Monday. The FNV Bondgenoten...Show More Summary
The Bathurst 1000 is one of the most insane races in the world, but you know things are getting really crazy when cars won’t give up their position in pit lane. Watch this hot nonsense between Michael Caruso’s No. 23 Nissan and Scott McLaughlin’s No. 33 Volvo. Read more...
Most opera singers start training seriously when they’re still in pigtails and knee socks. But one rising star in the classical singing world got a late start because she was headed for a career as a professional basketball player. When...Show More Summary
“The president believes the world will be a better place if all borders are eliminated — from a trade perspective, from the viewpoint of economic development and in welcoming people
Delegates at a global wildlife conference on Sunday voted to ban international trade in African grey parrots, one of the world's most trafficked birds.
Getting a lift: The elevators in New York's One World Trade Center are faster than athlete Usain Bolt (Photo credit: BRYAN R. SMITH/AFP/Getty Images) At $3,000 apiece and with availability currently restricted to the US and Canada business to business market, Microsoft’s HoloLens 3D mixed reality headset has suffered from an [...]
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill is behind the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, so obviously knows a thing or two about building big. New York City's One World Trade Center shows that the firm is also pretty handy at building green...Show More Summary
If the world's tallest building existed in New York City, it would put One World Trade Center to shame. That's just one takeaway from a new, inspired photo series by college student Kevin Wisbith. He posted a series called "A QuickShow More Summary
It’s not terribly uncommon for companies to release new products or gadgets at trade shows and conventions. Such is the case with at least one company participating in the IBMA World of Bluegrass festivities this week in Raleigh, North Carolina. The good people at G7th capos […] The post G7 Heritage Series Capo appeared first on Bluegrass Today.