Carbon Counter: Luxury cruise pollution is of titanic proportions

Carbon Counter: Luxury cruise pollution is of titanic proportions

By Anna Domanska - Jun 07, 2021

Lex’s Carbon Counter has come out with a carbon footprint comparison of three different travel destinations— a Mediterranean cruise, a villa stay in Tuscany and a camping trip

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Star and Blackstone launch bids to buyout Australia's Crown Resorts

Star and Blackstone launch bids to buyout Australia's Crown Resorts

By Anna Domanska - May 11, 2021

A bidding war has broken out between Australian casino company Star Entertainment Group and US private equity investor Blackstone Group over Crown Resorts, Australia’s bigges

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Herman Miller acquires Knoll for $1.8 billion

Herman Miller acquires Knoll for $1.8 billion

By Anna Domanska - Apr 20, 2021

Furniture design giant Herman Miller, Inc. announced its $1.8 billion acquisition of competitor Knoll Inc. on Monday. The acquisition comes at a time when the world is undergoing a

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France's water management utilities, Veolia and Suez, finally merge after long battle

France's water management utilities, Veolia and Suez, finally merge after long battle

By Anna Domanska - Apr 12, 2021

Veolia and arch-rival Suez, the two French waste management utility companies, have struck a deal worth nearly 13 billion euros ($15.44 billion)to merge after months of wrangling.

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Axa gears to buy office space worth €800m in European cities

Axa gears to buy office space worth €800m in European cities

By Anna Domanska - Apr 09, 2021

Axa Investment Managers, the French fund house, is not too worried about predictions that the post-pandemic world will see more people working from home and office real estates shr

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G4S of UK to merge with Allied Universal in a deal worth £3.8 billion

G4S of UK to merge with Allied Universal in a deal worth £3.8 billion

By Anna Domanska - Mar 20, 2021

UK security firm G4S will be acquired by its North American rival Allied Universal in a £3.8 billion deal. Allied was the final winner in the months-long battle that saw other riv

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Accor reports $2.5 billion loss, hopeful of a recovery by next year

Accor reports $2.5 billion loss, hopeful of a recovery by next year

By Anna Domanska - Feb 25, 2021

Accor, Europe’s largest hotel chain, reported a $2.5 billion net loss in 2020 due to the deterioration in the industry linked to the spread of the COVID-19 virus worldwide and lo

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Prefabricated Skyscrapers by ADDP Pave the Way for Future Construction

Prefabricated Skyscrapers by ADDP Pave the Way for Future Construction

By Christy Gren - Aug 04, 2020

ADDP, a Singapore-based firm has come up with prefabricated skyscrapers, which will be aesthetic, built offsite and provide an efficient and environment-friendly way to construct

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Coachella Pushed To 2021, Live Events Companies Carry Out Deep Cuts

Coachella Pushed To 2021, Live Events Companies Carry Out Deep Cuts

By Anna Domanska - Jun 11, 2020

The Coronavirus pandemic’s tentacles have managed to strangulate almost every industry across the world. Some have suffered more than others, especially those profited from h

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