Operatic Soprano Chen Reiss on re-attributing credit to romantic composer Fanny Hansel
12 May 2022 | 7:50 am
Operatic Soprano Chen Reiss began singing at the age of 14 in her native Israel. She has since toured the world and taken part in many recordings of classics and soundtracks. Her new album explores the work of romantic composer Fanny Hensel, whose music was often attributed to her brother Felix Mendelssohn. She stopped by the FRANCE 24 studio to tell Marjorie Hache more.
15 Jun 2019
Traders focused on the interest-rate implications of a U.S. labor market report that showed job creation trailed every estimate in May. Traders and strategists were divided on how seriously the Fed will take the second anemic employment report in four months. Bloomberg's Jonathan Ferro sat down with TD’s Priya Misra, Lisa Hornby of Schroder‘s and JPMorgan’s Bob Michele to debate what the results mean for the Fed’s path forward.
18 Jun 2019
One of the most outstanding trends on today's red carpets involves mountains of magnificent ruffles worthy of Marie Antoinette herself. Celebs from Miley Cyrus to Kerry Washington can't get enough of this statement trend, which owes much to Pierpaolo Piccioli’s recent collections for Valentino.
22 Jun 2019
Moody's Investors Service says the 5.4 per cent quarter-on-quarter decline in Nigeria's gross federally collected revenues underscores the challenges the government faces in implementing the reform agenda to lower the dependence on oil. Aurelien Mali, Vice President, and Sovereign Analyst at Moody’s joins CNBC Africa assess some key credit challenges facing Nigeria.
1 Aug 2019
JPMorgan Chase & Co. said it has a deal in place to create advertising with a firm that uses artificial intelligence to create marketing messages.
6 Aug 2019
As waves of easy monetary policy wash over the world’s financial markets, some of euro-denominated high-yield bonds are now trading with a negative yield. But in a sign of increasing bifurcation between riskier and safer credits, some issuers had to offer chunky yields to draw investor interest, while others found heated demand. Bloomberg's Jonathan Ferro sat down with TD’s Priya Misra, JPMorgan’s Oksana Aronov and Robert Tipp of PGIM Fixed Income to discuss the outlook for high yield and investment grade credit.
1 Sep 2019
Ahmed Badr, head of equities for the Middle East, North Africa at Credit Suisse, talks about the region's stock markets. He speaks with Bloomberg's Manus Cranny and Tracy Alloway on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East."
8 Sep 2019
Sierra Leonean teacher, Nancy Barmoi lost her identity card and could no longer apply for a loan as banks could not look up her credit history.
13 Oct 2019
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says the banking sector gross credit increased by 5.3 to N16.3billion as at September 26th owing to the 60 per cent Loan-to-Deposit-Ratio target set by the regulator. It also reviewed upward the LDR target to 65 per cent. To discuss this story and review today’s trading session at Nigeria’s equities market, Investment Research Analyst at Meristem Securities, Samuel Adebisi joins CNBC Africa for more.
14 Nov 2019
What about a tax credit for buying second-hand goods?
25 Nov 2019
Trump visits Apple factory, takes credit for opening it
19 Dec 2019
The first woman to compose for the Vienna Opera, Austrian Olga Neuwirth says she hopes to challenge traditional norms with a work that aims to "shake up the institution" by celebrating the fluidity of genres and musical identities.
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The government in Berlin wants to reduce dependence on the country’s most important trading partner. But German businesses are not convinced.
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Her vibrant colours, floral hair-dos and striking jewellery have made Mexican artist Frida Kahlo's style as famous as her paintings. A new exhibition at the Galliera fashion museum in Paris is exploring the artist's identity through some of the objects stored at her famous "Casa Azul" in Mexico City. Clothes, makeup and personal correspondence give us an insight into a woman who was ahead of her time.
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A religious party in Pakistan has filed a petition against a law that protects the rights of transgender people. Opponents say the legislation could act as a gateway to enable same-sex marriage.
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In this edition we look back at a terrible shipwreck with a death toll even heavier than the Titanic. On September 26, 2002, the Joola disaster claimed at least 1,800 lives. The ferry was sailing between the Senegalese province of Casamance and the capital Dakar. In
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Ukraine launched a major counter-offensive in the Kharkiv region on September 6. This operation surprised Russia and led to the withdrawal of Russian soldiers from several strategic cities in eastern Ukraine, such as Izium. Our reporters Gulliver Cragg and Gwendoline Debono met with Ukrainian soldiers who took part in the counter-offensive and spoke to two of the operational commanders.