Chopard http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/52363/all en Cannes 2013: schedule of major VIP events http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/entertainment/130516/cannes-2013-schedule-major-vip-events <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The legendary Cannes Film Festival kicks off Wednesday. The mystique surrounding the event in the south of France is as much about the social scene as it is about the film projections. With eleven nights entirely dedicated to partying, celebrities and charity events, everyone wants to know where VIPs like Rihanna, Eva Longoria, Doutzen Kroes or Hugh Laurie will be partying the night away. A look at some of the major parties.</p> <p>May 16: The Trophée Chopard</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/entertainment/130516/cannes-2013-schedule-major-vip-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> British people Chopard English people Entertainment Human Interest Social Issues Thu, 16 May 2013 06:01:23 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5839032 at http://www.globalpost.com Cannes 2013: schedule of major VIP events http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/tourism/130516/cannes-2013-schedule-major-vip-events <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The legendary Cannes Film Festival kicks off Wednesday. The mystique surrounding the event in the south of France is as much about the social scene as it is about the film projections. With eleven nights entirely dedicated to partying, celebrities and charity events, everyone wants to know where VIPs like Rihanna, Eva Longoria, Doutzen Kroes or Hugh Laurie will be partying the night away. A look at some of the major parties.</p> <p>May 16: The Trophée Chopard</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/tourism/130516/cannes-2013-schedule-major-vip-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> British people Chopard English people Human Interest Social Issues Tourism Thu, 16 May 2013 06:15:04 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5839044 at http://www.globalpost.com Cannes 2013: schedule of major VIP events http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/well-being/130516/cannes-2013-schedule-major-vip-events <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The legendary Cannes Film Festival kicks off Wednesday. The mystique surrounding the event in the south of France is as much about the social scene as it is about the film projections. With eleven nights entirely dedicated to partying, celebrities and charity events, everyone wants to know where VIPs like Rihanna, Eva Longoria, Doutzen Kroes or Hugh Laurie will be partying the night away. A look at some of the major parties.</p> <p>May 16: The Trophée Chopard</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/well-being/130516/cannes-2013-schedule-major-vip-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> British people Chopard English people Human Interest Social Issues Well being Thu, 16 May 2013 06:16:12 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5839047 at http://www.globalpost.com Cannes 2013: schedule of major VIP events http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/health-and-home/130516/cannes-2013-schedule-major-vip-events <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The legendary Cannes Film Festival kicks off Wednesday. The mystique surrounding the event in the south of France is as much about the social scene as it is about the film projections. With eleven nights entirely dedicated to partying, celebrities and charity events, everyone wants to know where VIPs like Rihanna, Eva Longoria, Doutzen Kroes or Hugh Laurie will be partying the night away. A look at some of the major parties.</p> <p>May 16: The Trophée Chopard</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/health-and-home/130516/cannes-2013-schedule-major-vip-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> British people Chopard English people Human Interest Social Issues Health and Home Thu, 16 May 2013 06:30:04 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5839049 at http://www.globalpost.com Chopard jewels worth $1 million stolen at Cannes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130517/chopard-jewels-worth-1-million-stolen-at-cannes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jewellery worth more than one million dollars made by Swiss luxury watchmaker and jeweller Chopard and due to be loaned to stars walking the red carpet at the Cannes film festival were stolen from a hotel, police said Friday.</p> <p>Thieves broke into the room of a Chopard employee, opened a safe and made off with the jewels, they said. The robbery took place at the Novotel hotel in the centre of Cannes.</p> <p>cal-cho/ach/hmn</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Business Chopard Labor Law Novotel AFP Fri, 17 May 2013 11:46:47 +0000 5840101 at http://www.globalpost.com Cannes Festival rocked as Chopard jewels are stolen http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130517/cannes-festival-rocked-chopard-jewels-are-stolen <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jewellery worth more than $1 million due to be loaned to stars treading the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival was stolen in a pre-dawn heist on Friday but the coveted Palme d'Or trophy was safe, officials said.</p> <p>In a scenario itself worthy of a movie, thieves broke into the room of an American employee of Swiss bijoutier Chopard, ripped a safe off the wall and made off with the jewels, according to police reports.</p> <p>The robbery took place at around 5:00 a.m (0300 GMT) at the Novotel hotel, 15 minutes from the festival venue, they said.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130517/cannes-festival-rocked-chopard-jewels-are-stolen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Cannes Film Festival Chopard Labor Law Palme d'Or AFP Fri, 17 May 2013 14:30:50 +0000 5840201 at http://www.globalpost.com Cannes buzz: $1 million worth of jewelry stolen, 'Jeune &amp; Jolie,' Sonam Kapoor http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/health-and-home/130517/cannes-buzz-1-million-worth-jewelry-stolen-jeune-amp-jolie- <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Cannes film festival took a blow after jewelry worth around $1 million was stolen from a hotel and the theft is causing a massive buzz across the social networks. Luckily the festival has retained its glamour thanks to Sonam Kapoor's Dolce &amp; Gabbana outfit and the positive buzz surrounding François Ozon's story of sexual awakening, "Jeune et Jolie."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/health-and-home/130517/cannes-buzz-1-million-worth-jewelry-stolen-jeune-amp-jolie-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Chopard Cinema of the United States Labor Law Sonam Kapoor Health and Home Fri, 17 May 2013 15:46:47 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5840271 at http://www.globalpost.com Cannes buzz: $1 million worth of jewelry stolen, 'Jeune &amp; Jolie,' Sonam Kapoor http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/well-being/130517/cannes-buzz-1-million-worth-jewelry-stolen-jeune-amp-jolie-sonam <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Cannes film festival took a blow after jewelry worth around $1 million was stolen from a hotel and the theft is causing a massive buzz across the social networks. Luckily the festival has retained its glamour thanks to Sonam Kapoor's Dolce &amp; Gabbana outfit and the positive buzz surrounding François Ozon's story of sexual awakening, "Jeune et Jolie."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/well-being/130517/cannes-buzz-1-million-worth-jewelry-stolen-jeune-amp-jolie-sonam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Chopard Cinema of the United States Labor Law Sonam Kapoor Well being Fri, 17 May 2013 15:46:56 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5840276 at http://www.globalpost.com Cannes buzz: $1 million worth of jewelry stolen, 'Jeune &amp; Jolie,' Sonam Kapoor http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/tourism/130517/cannes-buzz-1-million-worth-jewelry-stolen-jeune-amp-jolie-sonam-ka <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Cannes film festival took a blow after jewelry worth around $1 million was stolen from a hotel and the theft is causing a massive buzz across the social networks. Luckily the festival has retained its glamour thanks to Sonam Kapoor's Dolce &amp; Gabbana outfit and the positive buzz surrounding François Ozon's story of sexual awakening, "Jeune et Jolie."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/tourism/130517/cannes-buzz-1-million-worth-jewelry-stolen-jeune-amp-jolie-sonam-ka" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Chopard Cinema of the United States Labor Law Sonam Kapoor Tourism Fri, 17 May 2013 16:02:44 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5840296 at http://www.globalpost.com Cannes buzz: $1 million worth of jewelry stolen, 'Jeune &amp; Jolie,' Sonam Kapoor http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/entertainment/130517/cannes-buzz-1-million-worth-jewelry-stolen-jeune-amp-jolie-so <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Cannes film festival took a blow after jewelry worth around $1 million was stolen from a hotel and the theft is causing a massive buzz across the social networks. Luckily the festival has retained its glamour thanks to Sonam Kapoor's Dolce &amp; Gabbana outfit and the positive buzz surrounding François Ozon's story of sexual awakening, "Jeune et Jolie."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/entertainment/130517/cannes-buzz-1-million-worth-jewelry-stolen-jeune-amp-jolie-so" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Chopard Cinema of the United States Entertainment Labor Law Sonam Kapoor Fri, 17 May 2013 16:15:05 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5840303 at http://www.globalpost.com Cannes Festival rocked as Chopard jewels are stolen http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130517/cannes-festival-rocked-chopard-jewels-are-stolen-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jewellery worth $1.4 million due to be loaned to stars at the Cannes Film Festival was stolen from a local hotel in a pre-dawn heist on Friday but the coveted Palme d'Or trophy was safe, officials said.</p> <p>The robbery took place in the hotel room of an American woman employee of Swiss bijoutier Chopard as she was out for the evening, police said.</p> <p>A strongbox containing jewels was ripped out of the wardrobe and carried off, they said.</p> <p>The public prosecutor for the Cannes region, Jean-Michel Cailliau, said the loss was estimated at $1.4 million dollars (one million euro).</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130517/cannes-festival-rocked-chopard-jewels-are-stolen-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Cannes Film Festival Chopard Human Interest Labor Law Palme d'Or AFP Fri, 17 May 2013 19:31:43 +0000 5840499 at http://www.globalpost.com Cannes Festival rocked as Chopard jewels are stolen http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130518/cannes-festival-rocked-chopard-jewels-are-stolen <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jewellery worth more than $1 million due to be loaned to stars at the Cannes Film Festival was stolen from a local hotel in a pre-dawn heist on Friday but the coveted Palme d'Or trophy was safe, officials said.</p> <p>In a scenario itself worthy of a movie, thieves entered the hotel room of an American woman employee of Swiss bijoutier Chopard and ripped out the strongbox in the wardrobe, according to police reports.</p> <p>They then made off with the safe and the jewels inside.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130518/cannes-festival-rocked-chopard-jewels-are-stolen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Cannes Film Festival Chopard Human Interest Labor Law Palme d'Or AFP Sat, 18 May 2013 05:15:28 +0000 5840772 at http://www.globalpost.com Green Carpet Challenge hits Cannes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/well-being/130520/green-carpet-challenge-hits-cannes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The luxury jeweller Chopard has teamed up with Livia Firth, creative director of EcoAge and founder of the Green Carpet Challenge, to create some environmentally friendly pieces for the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival.</p> <p>Caroline Scheufele, the artistic director and co-president of Chopard, was in Cannes with Livia and Colin Firth and actress and activist Jane Fonda for a glamorous eco-friendly jewelry launch. </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/well-being/130520/green-carpet-challenge-hits-cannes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chopard Colin Firth Environment Technology Well being Mon, 20 May 2013 18:45:03 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5842224 at http://www.globalpost.com Green Carpet Challenge hits Cannes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/health-and-home/130520/green-carpet-challenge-hits-cannes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The luxury jeweller Chopard has teamed up with Livia Firth, creative director of EcoAge and founder of the Green Carpet Challenge, to create some environmentally friendly pieces for the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival.</p> <p>Caroline Scheufele, the artistic director and co-president of Chopard, was in Cannes with Livia and Colin Firth and actress and activist Jane Fonda for a glamorous eco-friendly jewelry launch. </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/health-and-home/130520/green-carpet-challenge-hits-cannes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chopard Colin Firth Environment Technology Health and Home Mon, 20 May 2013 18:45:21 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5842226 at http://www.globalpost.com Green Carpet Challenge hits Cannes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/tourism/130520/green-carpet-challenge-hits-cannes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The luxury jeweller Chopard has teamed up with Livia Firth, creative director of EcoAge and founder of the Green Carpet Challenge, to create some environmentally friendly pieces for the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival.</p> <p>Caroline Scheufele, the artistic director and co-president of Chopard, was in Cannes with Livia and Colin Firth and actress and activist Jane Fonda for a glamorous eco-friendly jewelry launch. </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/tourism/130520/green-carpet-challenge-hits-cannes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chopard Colin Firth Environment Technology Tourism Mon, 20 May 2013 19:00:56 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5842239 at http://www.globalpost.com