It wound up being a grand slam. The product on display Sunday night outpaced even the NBA’s wildest expectations. There are still improvements that could be made, including televising the draft, something that several players endorsed this weekend and feels very likely to be part of the process next year.
Companies that adopt the Multinational Model, consists of the branches that registered in more than one country or operating in more than one country and has autonomy to adapt to local conditions though having a parent country and a centralized decision making process. Each of subsidiaries has its own manufacturing, marketing, research, and human resources functions. So they can customize its product and strategies according to the taste and preference of local consumers.
For surely, garbled as it was, this was the root of the Atlantis legend Plato retold a thousand years later.When you receive a summons like this, you had better answer. It’s like the poet’s Muse.Arrival in Athens: The Journey Begins Travel Diary, 30th April, Kentral HotelAthens.At the floor length window of a tiny room, I sit late in the night in the glow of the Acropolis. The fireworks that sprinkled the city are over.
Current Givenchy designer Riccardo Tisci might only be awaiting a formal announcement before he takes the reigns at Dior for the dramatically deposed John Galliano although nothing’s been confirmed. When the speculation reached fever pitch last night through social media sites, some voiced their approval, some noted that the new head of design’s aesthetic wasn’t quite for them, and others perhaps you were left scratching their heads whispering to themselves, “Riccardo Whosci”. So, if you need a primer on this young designer or just a refresher course on the man who is moving from one of fashion’s most storied brands to another, here are ten things you probably didn’t know about Riccardo Tisci..
Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010.
The latest deal came on Tuesday when Diamondback Energy (FANG) agreed to purchase shale producer Energen (EGN) for $9.2 billion, forming one of the largest players in the Permian.Late last month, BP (BP) inked a $10.5 billion deal to buy oil assets in Texas. It was BP’s biggest acquisition in two decades and first major investment in the United States since the Deepwater Horizon disaster in 2010.And Concho Resources (CXO) recently completed a $9.5 billion purchase of RSP Permian that created the largest shale producer in the Permian.The rush of deals underscores how eager companies are to get a foothold in the region.Rapid technological advances have dramatically slashed the cost to frack in the Permian. Production is spiking so much that Texas is on track to surpass Iran and Iraq, both OPEC members.