US reality television star Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint at a Paris hotel by assailants disguised as police who made off with millions, mainly in jewellery, French authorities and her representative said Monday.
At a press conference earlier this month, Martine Aubry, the mayor of the northern French city, announced that the annual flea market that attracts millions of visitors every year has been cancelled due to security concerns.
German retailer Metro reported weaker-than-expected third-quarter results on Tuesday as the fall in the rouble and Islamist attacks hurt sales, while restructuring costs and investment in a new loyalty program squeezed profits.
The real estate development company reported an increase in Funds From Operations and a decrease in net income in what it considers to be a strong financial performance. Simon declared a quarterly dividend of $1.65 and increased its full-year guidance.