Washington D.C., 12 April 2019 – Luxembourg today signed an agreement to back a UN Environment-convened network that helps the world’s major financial centres to increase green and sustainable finance.
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IKEA’s new store in Greenwich, London has become one of only 320 stores globally to receive an outstanding BREEAM construction rating IKEA’s new store in London has achieved an ‘Outstanding’ New Construction certification from BREEAM UK, placing it in an elite of just 320 buildings worldwide to be awarded the rating.
Louis Vuitton Spring/Summer 2019 | Source: Peter White/Getty Images By Reuters April 10, 2019 17:20 PARIS, France – Louis Vuitton owner LVMH on Wednesday set a high bar for rival luxury goods companies trying to capitalise on Chinese demand for high-end handbags and clothing, with stronger-than-expected sales growth in the first quarter.
The Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) has come into force in central London. Drivers of older, more polluting vehicles are being charged to enter the congestion zone area at any time. Transport for London (TfL) hopes the move will reduce the number of polluting cars in the capital, and estimates that about 40,000 vehicles will be affected every day.