Archive for July, 2009

Thieves steal £13m of jewels from cartier in Cannes

A man with a deep suntan and wearing a flowery shirt walked into the Cartier store in Cannes and threatened staff with a gun. Two accomplices wearing crash helmets then entered the store, which is near the Carlton hotel popular with Hollywood stars during the Cannes film [...]

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

Millionaire Fair Moscow 2009

Held in Moscow for the first time, the Summer Fair is a smaller version of the giant luxury market, the Millionaire Fair. “It’s definitely smaller, but the level of the participants is higher,” said Yelena Kudozova, the managing director of the Millionaire Fair. She listed carmakers McClaren and jewelry brand Piaget as examples.
Highlighting the exclusivity [...]

Thursday, July 16th, 2009

Abramovich Launches his new Mega Yacht

Russian oligarch, Roman Abramovich’s mega-yacht ‘Eclipse’ has finally made a preliminary launch at the Blohm & Voss shipyard in Hamburg, Germany where it was built secretly for more than two years. Estimated to have cost around $500 million, the vessel is nearly 170 meters long. It has room for 24 guests, with a crew of [...]

Wednesday, July 15th, 2009

Saudi princess runs up £15 million shopping bill around the world

She has ignored her furious debtors and locked herself in her £2,500-a-night suite at the George V Hotel in Paris. When a royal aide was approached about settling the underwear bill he replied: “I’m afraid we can’t go around settling bills for the Princess’s knickers.” Princess Maha, whose husband, [...]

Wednesday, July 15th, 2009

Sheikh Mohammed Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates, and Ruler of Dubai opens facebook account

I am passionate about sports, particularly endurance racing. I enjoy and love horse riding with my family members. I enjoy the outdoors, especially the Arabian desert experience. I relish visiting cultural institutions throughout the Emirates, the Middle East, and during my other international travels.I often go to cultural gatherings. Writing Nabati (traditional Arabic poetry) has [...]

Thursday, July 9th, 2009

Press Release – Launch of new Public Relation Company – Perfect Knowledge PR

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Launch of new Public Relation Company – Perfect Knowledge PR
Perfect Knowledge PR offers a wide range of public relations services and communication solutions. These include corporate identity, integrated marketing communications, focused campaigns with controlled media profiles, editor level relationships, strategic advice, media PR and event marketing. Our target [...]

Thursday, July 9th, 2009

A rich Arab sent his Lamborghini Murcielago on a 6,500-mile round trip to London for a service

The £190,000 supercar was put on a scheduled flight from Qatar to Heathrow – then flown back after the oil check. Money was no object as the flight would have cost the owner – thought to be a Sheikh – around £20,000.
The move sparked fury from green campaigners. An airport worker said: “This car doesn’t [...]

Thursday, July 9th, 2009

London’s most secretive service which caters for the multimillionaires, dignitaries and the worlds leading companies. Welcome to the world of the Gentleman’s Fixer.

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London’s most secretive service which caters for the multimillionaires, dignitaries and the worlds leading companies. Welcome to the world of the Gentleman’s Fixer.
What if you’re a multimillionaire and you have a problem, who are you going to call that you can trust? Welcome to the hush, hush world of the [...]

Thursday, July 9th, 2009

Filthy rich: the 10 highest paid hedge fund managers

Stock markets across the world may have tanked last year but that didn’t stop the top performing hedge fund managers from making themselves a huge pile of cash.
In fact, the top 25 made £8.275 billion or an average of $464 million (£331m) each in 2008, according to research by Alpha Magazine. That is enough money to [...]

Wednesday, July 8th, 2009

The 10 richest models in the world

The age of the supermodel is definitely not over. The world’s top models have proved their earning power this year despite fashion designers downgrading their runway shows because of the recession. For the second year in a row, Gisele Bündchen, the Brazilian model tops Forbes magazine richest models list, based on estimated earnings from June [...]

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009

How do you address the members of the House of Lord

With origins that date back to the 11th century, it’s not surprising that Members of the House of Lord have numerous titles with which to get to grips with – here’s our guide to addressing letters to Lords.
(Please note, in all instances ‘XXX’ should be replaced with the Member’s surname.)
Lord Speaker
Beginning of letter … [...]

Friday, July 3rd, 2009