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How does Captain Marvel’s Brie Larson’s pay stack up against other Marvel superheroes?

Larson will walk away from the movie with more than Robert Downey Jnr, Chris Evans and Chadwick Boseman earned for their first MCU movies

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How does Captain Marvel’s Brie Larson’s pay stack up against other Marvel superheroes?

Larson will walk away from the movie with more than Robert Downey Jnr, Chris Evans and Chadwick Boseman earned for their first MCU movies

You can now buy Jeff Bezos’ old Bellevue, Washington house – dubbed ‘the birthplace of Amazon’ – for US$1.5 million
  • Bezos was renting the modest 1,600 sq ft ranch house when he started Amazon in 1994
17 Feb 2019 - 2:00AM
You can now buy Jeff Bezos’ old Bellevue, Washington house – dubbed ‘the birthplace of Amazon’ – for US$1.5 million
  • Bezos was renting the modest 1,600 sq ft ranch house when he started Amazon in 1994
How Jack the Ripper fits in with the 7 weirdest royal conspiracy theories

Compelling theories about murder and intrigue involving kings, queens and princes capture the minds of people around the world

15 Feb 2019 - 1:03PM
How Jack the Ripper fits in with the 7 weirdest royal conspiracy theories

Compelling theories about murder and intrigue involving kings, queens and princes capture the minds of people around the world

Samsung lets people reserve Galaxy S10 smartphone – a week before it’s announced

The South Korean technology company plans to reveal details of the new model at its ‘Unpacked event’ on February 20

14 Feb 2019 - 3:17PM
Samsung lets people reserve Galaxy S10 smartphone – a week before it’s announced

The South Korean technology company plans to reveal details of the new model at its ‘Unpacked event’ on February 20

Peek inside the 300-foot superyacht linked to 1MDB scandal that’s for sale at US$120 million discount

Equanimity, priced US$130 million, can carry 22 passengers and 31 crew and has its own gym, spa, cinema and helipad

13 Feb 2019 - 4:06PM
Peek inside the 300-foot superyacht linked to 1MDB scandal that’s for sale at US$120 million discount

Equanimity, priced US$130 million, can carry 22 passengers and 31 crew and has its own gym, spa, cinema and helipad

What makes the award-winning luxurious Baros Maldives the ‘world’s most romantic resort’?

The secluded island retreat has won the title – presented by the World Travel Awards – for the sixth year out of seven, including the fourth year in a row

15 Feb 2019 - 4:17PM
What makes the award-winning luxurious Baros Maldives the ‘world’s most romantic resort’?

The secluded island retreat has won the title – presented by the World Travel Awards – for the sixth year out of seven, including the fourth year in a row

Why I found a trip to the top of Dubai’s Burj Khalifa – the world’s tallest building – a let-down

Thousands of people visit United Arab Emirates’ 2,720-foot-high skyscraper every month since it opened in 2010, but ... , writes Harrison Jacobs

13 Feb 2019 - 12:02PM
Why I found a trip to the top of Dubai’s Burj Khalifa – the world’s tallest building – a let-down

Thousands of people visit United Arab Emirates’ 2,720-foot-high skyscraper every month since it opened in 2010, but ... , writes Harrison Jacobs

What do these 5 events have in common with the Fyre Festival?

Caroline Calloway’s ‘creativity workshops’, Atomic Wings and XO Festival all flopped

13 Feb 2019 - 9:01AM
What do these 5 events have in common with the Fyre Festival?

Caroline Calloway’s ‘creativity workshops’, Atomic Wings and XO Festival all flopped

5 millennials who became homeowners in their 20s share tips on buying your first house

Millennials are spending more on renting and are busy tackling a record level of student-loan debt. But while it is no easy feat, becoming a homeowner is possible

11 Feb 2019 - 2:03PM
5 millennials who became homeowners in their 20s share tips on buying your first house

Millennials are spending more on renting and are busy tackling a record level of student-loan debt. But while it is no easy feat, becoming a homeowner is possible

Would you pay US$166,000 for this 117-day ultra-luxe cruise across 6 continents?

The Regent Seven Seas’ World Cruise, which kicks off on January 5, 2021, combines optimum luxury with adventure on the high seas, and will make 61 stops in 30 countries

11 Feb 2019 - 11:32AM
Would you pay US$166,000 for this 117-day ultra-luxe cruise across 6 continents?

The Regent Seven Seas’ World Cruise, which kicks off on January 5, 2021, combines optimum luxury with adventure on the high seas, and will make 61 stops in 30 countries

Does Gucci, Off-White or Balenciaga rule the fashion world?

Global fashion-search platform Lyst releases its top 10 fashion brands for the fourth quarter of 2018

8 Feb 2019 - 5:54PM
Does Gucci, Off-White or Balenciaga rule the fashion world?

Global fashion-search platform Lyst releases its top 10 fashion brands for the fourth quarter of 2018

Is Africa’s US$2.3 billion bullet train service from Tangiers to Casablanca money well spent?

Morocco views the project as a sign of progress, but critics say the funds should have gone on education, writes Harrison Jacobs, who tries out the new service

8 Feb 2019 - 4:02PM
Is Africa’s US$2.3 billion bullet train service from Tangiers to Casablanca money well spent?

Morocco views the project as a sign of progress, but critics say the funds should have gone on education, writes Harrison Jacobs, who tries out the new service

Just how frugal is billionaire Warren Buffett? You'd be surprised

The world’s third-richest man spends little of his fortune, but has donated more than US$46 billion to philanthropic causes since 2000

8 Feb 2019 - 2:01PM
Just how frugal is billionaire Warren Buffett? You'd be surprised

The world’s third-richest man spends little of his fortune, but has donated more than US$46 billion to philanthropic causes since 2000

‘A genius move’: Jeff Bezos wins praise for his handling of alleged blackmail attempt

American Media Inc, parent company of the ‘National Enquirer’, and its CEO David Pecker find themselves in the firing line

8 Feb 2019 - 2:07PM
‘A genius move’: Jeff Bezos wins praise for his handling of alleged blackmail attempt

American Media Inc, parent company of the ‘National Enquirer’, and its CEO David Pecker find themselves in the firing line

Will Porsche’s US$210,000 Panamera hybrid supercar estate become a family favourite?

The German carmaker’s Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid Sport Turismo is one of 18 different Panamera versions, so how does it shape up? asks Benjamin Zhang

8 Feb 2019 - 10:02AM
Will Porsche’s US$210,000 Panamera hybrid supercar estate become a family favourite?

The German carmaker’s Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid Sport Turismo is one of 18 different Panamera versions, so how does it shape up? asks Benjamin Zhang

How much do you have to earn in Hong Kong to rent a 540-sq-ft flat?

A new report from Nestpick, the world’s largest database for furnished flat rentals, looks at the cost of renting in more than 700 neighbourhoods spanning 50 major cities

8 Feb 2019 - 12:31PM
How much do you have to earn in Hong Kong to rent a 540-sq-ft flat?

A new report from Nestpick, the world’s largest database for furnished flat rentals, looks at the cost of renting in more than 700 neighbourhoods spanning 50 major cities

Expedia's Feng Shui travel guide tells you where to go in the Year of the Pig

Feng shui consultant Master Seldan Lim was asked by the travel technology firm Expedia to recommend auspicious destinations. So where should you go?

6 Feb 2019 - 1:02PM
Expedia's Feng Shui travel guide tells you where to go in the Year of the Pig

Feng shui consultant Master Seldan Lim was asked by the travel technology firm Expedia to recommend auspicious destinations. So where should you go?

US Energy Secretary Rick Perry was the ‘designated survivor’ for Donald Trump’s State of the Union address

By tradition, one Cabinet secretary is closeted away at a secure, undisclosed location to ensure continuity of government in case disaster strikes while government leaders attend the speech.

6 Feb 2019 - 12:49PM
US Energy Secretary Rick Perry was the ‘designated survivor’ for Donald Trump’s State of the Union address

By tradition, one Cabinet secretary is closeted away at a secure, undisclosed location to ensure continuity of government in case disaster strikes while government leaders attend the speech.

Gaming sensation Cuphead: how family with no experience in video games created a global hit

Canadian brothers behind indie hit that’s sold three million copies since its release in September 2017 had no formal training in game design. Chad and Jared Moldenhauer developed it from their Ontario homes in 2013.

6 Feb 2019 - 12:01AM
Gaming sensation Cuphead: how family with no experience in video games created a global hit

Canadian brothers behind indie hit that’s sold three million copies since its release in September 2017 had no formal training in game design. Chad and Jared Moldenhauer developed it from their Ontario homes in 2013.

Why NYC’s The Water Tower Bar is bringing in the cool kids, models – and those with a taste for US$150 cocktails

The Water Tower seeks a ‘fun, diverse’ crowd but food and cocktail prices appeal to an exclusive clientele of stars and shakers

5 Feb 2019 - 10:03AM
Why NYC’s The Water Tower Bar is bringing in the cool kids, models – and those with a taste for US$150 cocktails

The Water Tower seeks a ‘fun, diverse’ crowd but food and cocktail prices appeal to an exclusive clientele of stars and shakers