Notre Dame de Paris cathedral under repair after it was badly damaged by a huge fire on April 15th. Photograph: Lionel Bonaventure/AFP/Getty

The billionaire French donors who publicly promised large donations totalling hundreds of millions to rebuild Notre Dame have not yet paid a cent towa(...)

Singer Rihanna walks along a Paris catwalk to promote a collaboration between her Fenty brand and German sportswear company Puma in a picture taken in September 2016. Photograph: Pascal Le Segretain / Getty Images

Gucci parent Kering is returning its ill-fitting Pumas. The French company’s plan to give up control of Puma, focusing solely on luxury and catwalk b(...)

François-Henri Pinault, who took over the Kering business from his father in 2006. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Since September, at least nine senior executives have left businesses controlled by French billionaire François Pinault. The latest came this month, w(...)