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Zara owner Inditex to close up to 1,200 stores globally

Jun 11, 2020 - 1:57 PM

The company plans to boost their online sales moving forward

ZARA. The fashion brand's parent company Inditex says it will be closing up to 1,200 stores around the world. Photo from Shutterstock

Zara owner takes $320-million hit from coronavirus

Mar 18, 2020 - 5:15 PM

Of Inditex's 7,469 boutiques around the world, 3,785 are closed temporarily in 39 markets

Billionaire Zara founder builds global real estate empire

Nov 17, 2019 - 9:20 PM

Amancio Ortega, founder of fashion retailer Zara, has a real estate portfolio worth around 10 billion euros ($11 billion)

(FILES) In this file photo taken on July 31, 2016 Founder and chairman of the Inditex fashion group Amancio Ortega stands at the end of the 32nd edition of the A Coruna International Show Jumping competition at the Casas Novas Equestrian Centre in Arteixo. - Spanish billionaire Amancio Ortega, the founder of clothing giant Zara, has built up a global real estate empire that includes offices used by Facebook and Amazon in Seattle and large swathes of London's Oxford Street. Diversifying his fashion fortune to preserve his sizeable wealth, the value of the real estate portfolio owned by Ortega's investment holding Pontegadea Inversiones stood at around 10 billion euros ($11 billion) at the end of last year. (Photo by MIGUEL RIOPA / AFP)

Family feud: In-laws suspects in murder of former Batangas vice mayor's widow

Jun 11, 2019 - 4:47 PM

The widow of the former vice mayor of Santo Tomas, Batangas is murdered, and her daughter-in-law and sister-in-law are the suspects. But here's the twist, the victim herself was the suspect in the killing of her husband.

Philippines' Zara Carbonell wins Miss Tourism Worldwide 2018

Sep 09, 2018 - 8:23 PM

Zara wins the inaugural pageant held in Indonesia

Hundreds escape prison near Libya's Tripoli

Sep 03, 2018 - 7:52 AM

Libyan police say guards were unable to prevent the prisoners escaping as they feared for their own lives

CHAOS. Libyans gather at the site of where a mortar shell landed in the capital Tripoli on August 30, 2018. Photo by Mahmud Turkia/AFP

Look for Less: The Heart Evangelista in Paris edition

Feb 01, 2018 - 5:03 PM

Channel the actress’ effortlessly chic looks with these pieces

7 things on sale for men this week

Jan 24, 2018 - 1:00 PM

Bet the best dressed guy in the room in these hot picks!

7 Zara items you can get on sale this January 2018

Jan 12, 2018 - 9:16 PM

Time for a wardrobe upgrade

Miss World Philippines 2017 post-pageant review

Sep 06, 2017 - 5:16 PM

Pageant writer Voltaire Tayag gives us a rundown of the Miss World 2017 winners swimsuit evening gown and question and answer competitions

Queen Elizabeth's eldest granddaughter loses baby

Dec 24, 2016 - 10:31 PM

The baby would have been 18th in line to the British throne and the 90 year old monarch s 6th great grandchild

This file photo taken on June 10, 2016 shows Britain's Zara Phillips (R) and her husband English former rugby player Mike Tindall arriving at a national service of thanksgiving for the 90th birthday of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II at St Paul's Cathedral in London. File photo by Ben Stansall/AFP

Ditemukan, bangkai tikus terjahit di gaun Zara

Nov 17, 2016 - 7:18 PM

Cailey Fiesel mencium bau yang aneh dari gaun Zara yang dibelinya dengan potongan harga

Cailey Fiesel menemukan bangkai tikus yang terjahit di gaun Zara miliknya. Foto dari Manhattan Supreme Civil Court.

Misteri jaket bomber Jokowi terjawab

Nov 08, 2016 - 1:39 PM

Ternyata Jokowi meminjam jaket anaknya

DEMONSTRASI 4 NOVEMBER. Presiden Joko Widodo (ketiga kiri) didampingi Menkopolhukam Wiranto (ketiga kanan), Kepala BIN Budi Gunawan (kedua kanan), Menteri Agama Lukman Hakim Syaifuddin (kanan), Panglima TNI Jenderal TNI Gatot Nurmantyo (kedua kiri) dan Kapolri Jenderal Pol Tito Karnavian (kiri) menyampaikan tanggapan terkait unjuk rasa 4 November di Istana Merdeka, Jakarta, Sabtu, 5 November. Foto oleh Puspa Perwitasari/ANTARA

Miss Great Britain Zara Holland dethroned for having sex on reality show

Jun 23, 2016 - 3:53 PM

Zara Holland is stripped of her title after she had sex with fellow contestant Alex Bowen on reality show Love Island The Miss Great Britain organization issues a statement

Zara owner Inditex's profits beat expectations

Jun 15, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Inditex also says it opened stores in Aruba Nicaragua and Paraguay in the first quarter of 2016 extending its reach to 91 markets and 7 085 shops

epa00680545 Undated company handout photo released Wednesday 29 March 2006 showing the Zara store in Shanghai, China. Spanish apparel retailer Industria de Diseno Textil, commonly know as Inditex, who owns Zara, has released its annual results for 2005, announcing an increase in profit of 26% compared to 2004. EPA/HO

Zara pecat karyawan yang mengusir pelanggan berhijab

Nov 22, 2015 - 3:54 PM

Manajer dan petugas keamanan Zara di Paris Perancis dipecat karena mengusir pelanggan yang menggunakan hijab

DISKRIMINASI. Dua orang pegawai Zara di Paris dipecat karena melarang wanit berhijab masuk ke tokonya. Foto dari wikicommons.

Zara fires French employees for barring woman wearing headscarf

Nov 22, 2015 - 1:19 AM

This type of mentality is unheard of at Zara and there have never been instructions given out to act this way says Zara s French stores head Jean Jacques Salaun

FIRED. French law bars people from wearing full-face veils such as with the burqa or the niqab, but the hijab covers only a woman's hair.

Masked models highlight Indonesian environmental devastation

Mar 31, 2015 - 2:19 PM

The fashion show took place at Rancaekek part of the Citarum River Basin which is the heart of the Indonesian textile industry and one of the most polluted places on Earth

GREEN FASHION. Indonesian models with gas masks wearing dresses by Lenny Agustin, Felicia Budi and Hana Farhana display banners during a fashion show in a polluted river basin planted mostly with rice in Rancaekek district near Citarum river, West Java, as part of a Greenpeace campaign. Photo handout by Greenpeace/Rappler

Pull & Bear in the Philippines: Price points, top picks, what to expect

Oct 25, 2014 - 6:58 PM

Will you be paying a visit to the mall just for Pull Bear?

Watch out! H&M, Pull & Bear, others to open in Megamall

Jan 28, 2014 - 6:52 PM

H M Pull Bear Vero Moda the list of new stores to open at the Megamall Fashion Hall has us itching to shop shop shop

Toxic trend? Harmful chemicals found in big fashion brands

Jan 25, 2014 - 6:38 PM

Harmful chemicals reach the environment from the dumping of left over chemicals into water systems and from water used by consumers to wash the toxics laden clothes

WEARING TOXIC? Major fashion brands all over the world have committed to eliminating their products of toxic chemicals

10 new designers to watch

Oct 01, 2013 - 3:42 PM

Preview unveils the shortlist for this year’s Preview Emerging Fashion Talent Awards

FASHION VICTORS. The PEFTA 2013 awardees. All photos courtesy of Preview

New royal baby: Zara Phillips pregnant

Jul 08, 2013 - 6:58 PM

Prince William s cousin equestrian Zara Phillips is expecting her first baby with rugby player Mike Tindall

NEW YEAR BABY. England rugby player Mike Tindall and his wife Britain's Zara Phillips are expecting a baby in the New Year, Buckingham Palace announced. Zara is a cousin of Prince William. File AFP photo/Ben Stansall

Runway to reality: Eric Delos Santos

Jun 15, 2013 - 11:42 AM

Designer Eric Delos Santos is known for his prints embellishments and silhouettes and fabrics that flatter any female form

GET THE LOOK. We feature the beautiful, feminine and wearable couture of Eric Delos Santos and ways to get the looks, RTW-style

Monochromania: Class of black and white

Jun 08, 2013 - 11:02 AM

We translate runway looks to real life style because fashion is for everyone

WEARABLE TREND. Regardless of color, body type and height, black and white will ALWAYS make you look classy and chic. Dress, Forever 21.

Catalonia's Mango defies Spanish recession

Nov 19, 2012 - 10:51 AM

Beating the odds in Spain s deep recession the Mango fashion powerhouse in Catalonia says sales are booming worldwide and even at home

Frame grab courtesy of MANGO.

[Fashion] Blockbuster bests

May 15, 2012 - 4:48 PM

Cinema can influence fashion too

BEJEWELED FROU-FROU. This little girl channels her inner Snow White in a dress that made her look — and feel — like a princess.