Elton John and his husband David Furnish have been added to the line-up as co-hosts for YouTube's virtual Pride celebration on 25 June. They will join Demi Lovato and Olly Alexander, among others, who will front portions of the event on their YouTube pages from 3pm ET. Each YouTube Pride 2021 party will feature its own mix of musical performances, live moments and challenges, with Gigi Gorgeous, Denali Foxx, Kim Chi, Jade Fox, PatrickStarr, and Tyler Oakley among those billed to appear. Organise
British online fashion retailer Boohoo reported a 32% rise in sales in its latest quarter despite a tough year-on-year comparison, benefiting from rising demand as lockdown restrictions eased and the integration of newly acquired brands. Boohoo, which sells clothing, shoes, accessories and beauty products aimed at 16 to 40-year olds, said revenue was 486.1 million pounds ($686.8 million) in the three months to May 31, up from 367.8 million pounds in the same period last year. Britain and the United States were the stand-out markets, with sales up 95% and 157%, respectively.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Jun 15, 2021--Beyontec, a leading insurance technology solutions provider for the global insurance market, and Ethics Consultancy (ECB), an application software and services provider in Zimbabwe, today announced a strategic partnership. This partnership will bring together Beyontec’s end-to-end insurance technology solutions and ECB’s in-depth knowledge and project management experience in the regional BFSI sector, to offer innovative digital transformation solutions
The number of employees on British company payrolls surged by a record 197,000 in May as COVID restrictions eased and pubs and restaurants resumed indoor service, tax data showed on Tuesday. The headline unemployment rate for the three months to April fell to 4.7%, the Office for National Statistics said, in line with economists' forecasts in a Reuters poll and its lowest since August. Britain's headline unemployment rate has been kept down by the government's furlough programme.
The model and TV presenter said she has learned her lesson.
A herd of elephants migrating through China’s southwestern Yunnan province was spotted sleeping near Yuxi on June 14.The Asian elephants, originally from a nature reserve in the Xishuangbanna Dai autonomous prefecture, are part of a population of 300 found in the country, according to local news reports.Local police were using food and other distractions in order to keep the animals away from population centers, according to local media.The elephants were previously seen sleeping in a drone video posted by the Yunnan Forest Fire Brigade on June 7. Credit: Yunnan Forest Fire via Storyful
Paris, Amsterdam, June 15, 2021 Press Release URW appoints Caroline Puechoultres as Chief Customer Officer Experienced strategic marketing executive joins Group Management Board with focus on customer-centricity, brand and retailer partnerships, digital innovation and emerging growth opportunities Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (URW) today announces the appointment of Caroline Puechoultres as Chief Customer Officer (CCO) effective July 15, as part of its wider strategy to capture future growth opport
Good morning, Please find below the press release issued today. Best regards, ____________________________________________________________________ Marishka MartinsGroup Press Office Capgemini India | Mumbaiwww.capgemini.com Tel.: +91 9930835325 Email: email@example.com_____________________________ Despite high sustainability ambitions, only half of manufacturers worldwide are on track to reach Paris Agreement goals Paris, June 15, 2021 – Manufacturing organizations are setting ambit
Please find below a press release from Aedifica (a public regulated real estate company under Belgian law, listed on Euronext Brussels and Euronext Amsterdam), regarding the admission to trading of new shares on the regulated market of Euronext Brussels and Euronext Amsterdam, and the publication of a new denominator in accordance with article 15 of the Act of 2 May 2007. Attachments Press release EN Communiqué de presse FR Persbericht NL
As we announced in the company announcement of 7 June 2021, Aktieselskabet Arbejdernes Landsbank ("AL") has made a mandatory takeover offer to the shareholders in Vestjysk Bank A/S ("Vestjysk Bank") at a price of DKK 3.45 per share. In accordance with section 22 of the Danish Executive Order no. 636 of 15 May 2020 on Takeover Bids (bekendtgørelse om overtagelsestilbud), the board of directors of Vestjysk Bank has assessed AL's takeover offer. The board of directors' report is attached to this co
Craig Federighi said the iPhone maker wanted to offer control and transparency to its users through its growing list of privacy features.
World champions France open their Euro 2020 campaign on Tuesday against an embattled German side struggling to rediscover their best form and provide a golden farewell for coach Joachim Loew, set to step down after these European Championships. The reported tension between French strikers Kylian Mbappe and Olivier Giroud could well give Les Blues the boost they need to excel. France head to Munich for their opening Group F game against Germany with a feud allegedly brewing between forwards Kylia
UK unemployment rate drops again as firms hire more staffJobs boosted by partial lifting of Covid restrictions on non-essential shops and hospitality venues Non-essential shops in England were allowed to reopen from 12 April. Photograph: Jacob King/PA
Alastair Morgan has campaigned for justice ever since his brother Daniel was killed in London in 1987.
Parkrun events will not return in England until at least July 24 after the Government postponed the lifting of pandemic restrictions, organisers said. It is now our intention that 5k events in England will restart on Saturday 24 July. Organisers had previously said the decision to proceed with events from June 26 was subject to any changes in the road map announced by Boris Johnson.
Meryl Streep says it was "horrible" playing Miranda Priestly in 2006 film The Devil Wears Prada, because she stayed in character all day. The Oscar winner admits the mean editor role was one of her toughest and it wasn't fun hearing everyone else on set having a great time. "It was horrible!" she tells Entertainment Weekly during a 15th anniversary cast reunion chat online. "I was in my trailer and I could hear them all (castmates and crew) rocking and laughing. I was so depressed! "I said, 'Wel
Sales at Sweden's H&M, the world's second-biggest fashion retailer, jumped in the three months through May as effects of the pandemic eased. It said on Monday net sales grew 62% in the period, its fiscal second quarter, from a year earlier, or 75% measured in local currencies, to 46.5 billion crowns ($5.59 billion). Analysts polled by Refinitiv had on average forecast net sales growth of 66%.
A timelapse video captured magnificent storm clouds move through skies above Colorado Springs, Colorado, on June 12.Local resident Alonso Dominguez captured the moment when lightning flashed behind the rolling clouds.The National Weather Service forecasted possible severe thunderstorms possibly carrying hail up to 1.5 inches in diameter and wind gusts up to 70 mph near the Colorado Springs area on June 12. Credit: Alonso Dominguez via Storyful
London is currently in a national lockdown, with stay-at-home restrictions in place and holidays not permitted, either elsewhere in the UK or overseas. Travel insurance will be a vital element of trips in 2021 as it can cover you for unexpected situations both while away and in the run up to a trip, from lost luggage to medical costs as a result of catching Covid-19. Here we detail what to scrutinise in a policy so you can find the best travel insurance for you.
(Bloomberg) -- Oil traded above $71 a barrel as investors weighed the outlook for rising demand against extended anti-virus curbs in some economies, with officials tackling the challenge posed by more infectious variants.West Texas Intermediate was 0.4% higher after ending Monday little changed. The most-active contract is on course for a quarterly gain after touching the highest level in 32 months in intraday trading in the week’s opening session.Crude has soared this year as vaccination progra