Robert Bevan Are super-skyscrapers the new wealth symbol, or the slums of the future?
Steve Colquhoun The past is in the past as the 100-year-old Italian prepares an unprecedented model onslaught.
Steve Colquhoun A new expedition ship brings greater luxury to travellers to the remote Kimberely Coast.
Steve Colquhoun Tackling Europe's best roads, hotels and restaurants in your own Ferrari - does it get any better?
Many millionaires got poorer in the last year, but billionaires did just fine, using their heavyweight money management teams to ride out market and economic turmoil that hit the lesser rich,...
Tosin Sulaiman Africa has more millionaires than Russia, but for many wealthy Africans, shopping for designer handbags or luxury watches still means travelling to New York or Europe.
Steve Colquhoun A Spanish purveyor of cut-price women's high fashion was the surprise inclusion in the top three of Forbes magazine's annual rich list.
Rachael Oakes-Ash Some of the world's most feted restaurants can be found without even leaving your hotel.
Natasha Hughes Boutique hotels offer travellers a hip and sometimes quirky alternative to traditional five-star chains.
Sylvia Pennington Alliance links luxury brands to help extract even more custom from well-heeled clients.
A bracelet owned by Wallis Simpson, whose affair with Edward VIII led to his abdication, has sold for a world record $7.3 million at auction.
BERLIN: Apart from the gold-plated exterior - and the fact that they are bulletproof - they seem much like any other vending machine.
Simple elegance for debt-ridden Europe met glitzy gold for booming Asia at this year's watch fest.
An "unhealthy correlation" exists between the construction of skyscrapers and financial crashes, according to a new report from Barclays Capital.
In place of the absent superyachts are luxury cars, watches, a contemporary fine art gallery, jewelry and a home cinema.
Mover and shaker
Jeremy Kahn Nicolas Berggruen lives his life on the move, carrying only a small tote bag and his BlackBerry as he seeks out companies to buy from Berlin to Bangalore to Brisbane.
For the first time in its history, luxury conglomerate LVMH has provided a peek into its exclusive workshops, design showrooms and wine cellars - to reveal the hundreds of hands and delicate...
Gareth Hutchens The number of Australians who can call themselves ''high net worth individuals'' swelled by nearly 20,000, according to the latest study of the world's wealthy.
Sarah McInerney An 11-month-old Tibetan mastiff male puppy has gained the title of the 'world's most expensive dog' after being bought for $1.5 million in China.
Bessie Recep Antiques are finding a home among modern pieces as a fresh breed of buyers seek the best of both worlds.