A Life, The Empire, The Successor… Films to watch or avoid this week

The true story of a savior of Jewish children in Prague shortly before the start of the war, a ch’ti of Star Wars, a stylist confronted with the death of…

Our review of The Empire: Bruno Dumont strikes back

By Etienne Sorin Published 5 hours ago, Update 5 hours ago Camille Cottin as mayor of a village in the north of France whose administrators have grievances closer to the…

In China, the insolent success of the Pinduoduo group (Temu) shakes up the Alibaba empire

Huang Zheng, founder of Pinduoduo. CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS DECRYPTION – Huang Zheng, the founder of PDD, embodies a new generation of Chinese “serial entrepreneurs” for whom the world’s leading online…

Persepolis, jewel of the Persian Empire on France 5

This abundant documentary sheds light on the technical feats which enabled the construction of the city in the 6th century BC. AD Persepolis, the secrets of the lost empireto watch…

in the capital, the chic and expensive little empire of Paris Society

Vaux-de-Cernay Abbey Hotel, in Cernay-la-Ville (Yvelines). ERIC MARTIN Laurent de Gourcuff is proud of his Monopoly game published in the colors of Paris Society. On the squares of the board…

Elon Musk’s empire threatened by his escapades

DECRYPTION – The slip-ups and shocking decisions of the richest man in the world have destroyed value at the former Twitter and the electric car manufacturer, and weakened its space…

At the Radio France auditorium with the Grand Tour du National, a New Year’s concert between the Paris of the Second Empire and the America of Gershwin

The National Orchestra of France conducted by Stéphane Denève (center), during the New Year’s concert at the Radio France auditorium, December 30. RADIO FRANCE On December 30, the National Orchestra…

Once all-powerful, the “Chinese Amazon” empire Alibaba is faltering

Alibaba, the empire with 224,000 employees (here, its headquarters in Beijing) is faltering. Bloomberg INVESTIGATION – Dismissed in 2020 under pressure from Beijing, the founder, Jack Ma, has just called…

When the Disney empire makes the chorus beat

25 concerts throughout France celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Walt Disney Company. Cedric Duquesnoy This weekend, more than 310 very high-level amateur singers met at Paris La Défense Arena…

The Jeronimos Monastery in Lisbon, where the glory of the Portuguese empire rests

NARRATIVE – Built by Manuel Ier with the profits from the Great Discoveries, the convent bears witness through its architectural splendor to the apogee of a kingdom whose borders stretched…

Trump will testify in civil fraud case, former President Trump’s business empire at stake

Creative Commons “This is going to be an amazing moment,” presidential historian Douglas Brinkley said. It would be dramatic enough if he were the only former president to face these…

United States: Donald Trump in court to testify in civil trial that threatens his real estate empire

His son ured that he will come “pumped up”. Donald Trump is expected in New York court this Monday to defend himself in a high-risk civil trial for his real…

In Nantes, another look at Genghis Khan and the Mongol Empire

Terracotta funerary statuette of a horseman (7th century BC). SHOROON BUMBAGAR/KARAKORUM MUSEUM, MONGOLIA Announced by the Nantes History Museum for the start of 2021, the exhibition dedicated to the Mongol…

The faltering empire of Patrick Drahi

“Telecoms is like pinball: as long as there are balls, I’m still playing. » This June 24, 2015, during a dinner of the Foundation of the Polytechnic School, from which…

Drahi explores his options for partial sales of his Altice empire

The billionaire, owner of the parent company of SFR, opened the way for minority shareholders to enter several entities of his vast empire. The series that began in the summer…