As Michael Schumacher's 2001 Ferrari is sold at auction for a record fee, BBC Sport looks back at how the seven-time world champion won his final Monaco Grand Prix..
Seven years ago, 10180 Byrne Avenue in Cupertino was marketed as a “well-maintained upgraded” home with new paint, electrical and HVAC systems, and dual pane windows. It sold quickly for $908,000. Fast-forward to 2017 and that same home is now being billed as a tear-down. And not just any tear-down—a nearly $2-million tear-down. “PLENTY OF
Gasps were audibly heard in the room as the bidding war escalated, but the buyer remains shrouded in secrecy.
I believed, before I sold my first novel, that the publication would be instantly and automatically gratifying, an affirming and romantic experience, a Hallmark commercial where one runs and leaps in slow motion across a meadow filled with wildflowers into the arms of acclaim and self-esteem. Show More Summary
“Ninety thousand solar lanterns sold last quarter,” said Mr. Li. He was sharing sales numbers for his solar appliance business in Ethiopia, and I couldn’t believe it. To put that number in perspective, the Global Off-Grid Lighting Association...Show More Summary
Just look at the headlines this week: Mashable sold itself for a fifth of what it was valued at two years ago. Vice and Buzzfeed missed their revenue targets by a wide margin. Josh Marshall at Talking Points Memo summed [...]
People bought 1,514 boxes. Here, 8-year-old Amira Williams shares her business strategy.
In another sign of how digital media companies are struggling, Mashable will be sold to trade publisher Ziff Davis for around $50 million, according to a Wall Street Journal report. That would be only one-fifth of the company's $250 million valuation during its last investment round in March 2016. While Mashable had attracted little interest...
Toyota sold just shy of 2.5 million vehicles in America last year, making the 80-year-old company the sales leader for the fifth year in a row among automotive brands. There's just one thing: Toyota isn't an automotive brand. Not anymore, anyway. "The vision for the company is to communicate a brand shift from vehicles to...
In Virginia, premiums on policies sold under the Affordable Care Act are pushing health coverage out of reach, and customers see political forces at work.
Shares of Stitch Fix Inc., an online clothing styling service, initially jumped in its stock market debut Friday but then lost most of its gains as the day continued. And the company sold fewer shares and at a lower price than it previously expected, a sign of weak demand for its initial public...
History-changing for Omega Tourbillon as the wristwatch made in 1947 was sold for $1.4 Million at auction
The sale at Christie's of Salvator Mundi, which dates from around 1500, easily tops previous records set in 2015 for a Picasso sold at auction and a Willem de Koonig sold privately.
On 2 November 2017, the Bank of England raised rates for the first time in a decade and Sterling’s initial rise was promptly sold off by forex traders as we discussed. The 7-2 vote by the Monetary Policy Committee was not the unanimous...Show More Summary
A rare Leonardo Da Vinci painting has shattered the record for art sold at auction or privately after selling for $450 million on Wednesday. The new world record holder is Leonardo Da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi (Latin for “Savior of the World”) and is one of fewer than 20 paintings by the artist that is known to exist. The painting depicts Jesus Christ […]
November 16, 2017 Edition.-----Trump has wandered off to Asia and has visited China and Japan for significant stays. In China the new Chinese Emperor has wowed him and in Japan the Americans have sold a lot of missiles etc. to protect Japan against North Korea. Show More Summary
Lord Alan Sugar says he cannot understand why the Tottenham hierarchy did not sell Danny Rose after comments he made about new signings in the summer.
Twitter has not exactly survived the last few months with a sterling reputation, in between continued controversy over its failure to adequately address rampant harassment, allegations it sold political ads to Russian foreign agents, and most recently news it had verified the account of neo-Nazi Charlottesville organiser Jason Kessler. Show More Summary
A 500-year-old work of art -- believed to be by Leonardo da Vinci and depicting Jesus Christ -- sold in New York on Wednesday for $450.3 million, smashing a new art auction record, Christie's said. The whopping price dwarfed the previous...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Leonardo da Vinci's portrait of Christ "Salvator Mundi" sold for a record-smashing $450.3 million on Wednesday at Christie's in New York -- more than double the old mark for any work of art at auction. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments