Could the Marlboro Classics man be in the process of leaving the austere vistas of the Midwest for a more modern way of life? The Valentino Fashion Group label Marlboro Classics has revealed its new identity, starting with a new name: MCS Marlboro Classics.
During the John Galliano spring-summer 2010 fashion show in Paris each of the models, at the risk of stating the obvious, wore a pair of shoes. The difference this time was that these shoes were produced under licence by Rodolfo Zengarini.
Latin American gold and silver producer Hochschild Mining Plc said it exercised an option to up its stake in Gold Resource Corp (GRC), buying a further 5 million shares for $20 million (12.2 million pounds).
Gold miner Aurum Mining Plc said it granted options to sell both its 80 percent stake in the Andash gold-copper mining project and its ancillary assets for $15 million to Australia-based Kentor Gold Ltd.
Italian private equity fund Clessidra expects a definitive accord to buy a stake in designer Roberto Cavalli's fashion house by the end of the summer, Clessidra's senior partner Riccardo Bruno said on Tuesday 30 June.
Ahead of the Paris couture shows, top designers have joined a tricky exercise to glam up one of the world's most traditional pieces, the abaya -- the long black overgarment worn by millions of Arab women.
Human Rights Watch accused Zimbabwe's armed forces of torture and forced labour in the eastern Marange diamond fields, saying it believes the illegal diamond trade is a likely revenue source for senior ZANU-PF officials.