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Am Bistro mat der Woxx – ARA Podcasts
Wéi d'Regierung hier Verantwortung an der Klimapolitik ofgëtt

Am Bistro mat der Woxx – ARA Podcasts

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 14, 2022


De Klimabierger*innerot ass dës Woch d'Thema am Podcast. Wat et domadder op sech huet a wéi sënnvoll de Projet vum Premierminister Xavier Bettel wierklech ass, diskutéieren de Joël Adami an d'Lisa Urbany vun der woxx.

Am Bistro mat der Woxx – ARA Podcasts
Haiser a Scheiwe kafen: Eng Léisung fir de Wunnengsmarché?

Am Bistro mat der Woxx – ARA Podcasts

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 7, 2022


Dës Woch schwätze mir am Podcast iwwert BlocHome, eng néi Firma, déi den Investissement an de Logement och fir Leit, déi net vill Suen hunn, soll méiglech maachen. Ass dëse Modell eng Léisung fir d'Problemer um

Tokyo Alumni Podcast
John Mikton (Former ASIJ Tech Coach 2000-2005) - Deputy Principal at the International School of Luxembourg

Tokyo Alumni Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Jan 7, 2022 42:03


John Mikton (Former ASIJ Tech Coach 2000-2005) Deputy Principal at the International School of Luxembourg I am a bi national Swiss-American born and raised in Switzerland, in the Nyon area, and grew up in a bilingual home with an American father and Swiss Mother, and was educated in Switzerland and England, I studied in the United States for my Bachelor's, Teaching Certification and Masters. Currently I am the Head of Education and Media Technology/ Deputy Principal at the International School of Luxembourg. I am a trainer and course designer at the Principal Training Center and Teacher Training Center. , a Learning2 Community Coach and trainer at the Institut de formation de l'Éducation nationale du Luxembourg. I have 25 years experience working in Education and Media Technology and 17 years as a Leadership Team member in International Schools.( International School of Tanganyika, Western Academy of Beijing, American School in Japan, International School of Prague, Inter Community School Zurich and currently in Luxembourg) I share my learning and passion for digital fluency at : https://beyonddigital.org https://digitallife.live/ I also co-host a podcast focused on international education, innovation, creativity, and learning https://www.theinternationalschoolspodcast.coma TIMESTAMP 1:27 - Introduction 3:36 - An introduction to Japanese/Asian culture, moving to San Francisco 6:08 - Being part of the JET program at Saitama, Japan 9:20 - Going back to Japan to work at ASIJ 11:22 - International school faculty/schools lack of or success in integrating with local cultures 17:53 - is the "lifer" teacher who stays in one country for 20-30 years something of the past? 22:16 - IB v AP 27:13 - The International Schools Podcast 29:25 - Tech at school - how has COVID affected remote learning? 35:57 - What is to come for John

The Third Story Podcast with Leo Sidran

When Lionel Loueke was coming of age as a young guitar player in his home country of Benin in West Africa, there were no music stores of any kind. He would have had to travel to Nigeria - the next country over - just to get his hands on some new strings. So he made due with what he had, cleaning and soaking, reusing his strings and even going so far as to tie knots in them when they broke. Lionel's story is the stuff of legend. After finally getting his hands on a guitar as a teenager, he put together enough technique and understanding to get himself to the Ivory Coast to attend music school, and then managed to get to Paris for further musical study. Eventually he went to Berklee College of Music in Boston, and then to the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz at UCLA  in Los Angeles (now called the Hancock Institute) where he had the opportunity to study and work with his greatest mentors: Terence Blanchard, Wayne Shorter Herbie Hancock. Soon he began to work with those same mentors, appearing on albums by Blanchard and Hancock. And since then he has gone on to play with an incredible list of greatest, most creative and influential players alive. Today he lives in Luxembourg, teaches at the Jazz Campus in Basel, Switzerland, and in non Covid times, tours and records relentlessly. A brief scan of his recent solo recording work tells the story: In 2019 he released an ambitious album aptly named The Journey - the title reflects both his odyssey from childhood in Benin to his current life as a globe-trotting jazz star while also mirroring his musical development. He followed that up in 2020 with a much more intimate album called HH featuring solo guitar performances, punctuated by vocals and vocal percussion, of Herbie Hancock compositions. And in 2021 he released Close Your Eyes, a more loosely structured blowing record of classic repertoire, in musical conversation with bassist Reuben Rogers and drummer Eric Harland. He tells me that after trying as hard as possible to remove the African influences from his playing and trying to sound more like his jazz heroes, he ultimately realized that they were all compatible, and he began to reintroduce more of the sounds of his childhood into his approach. The result is a very personal, very musical and emotional sound. I think maybe that's what makes him such an appealing collaborator. His voice is so identifiable and personal, but you can feel the road that he has traveled in his playing. In fact, he ends up telling me exactly that. He says “our story is what we play, the story of somebody from the beginning to the time they play, that's what we are presenting.” www.third-story.com www.patreon.com/thirdstorypodcast www.lionelloueke.com/

Two Girls Talk Balls
Episode 89 - All The Fun From 2021

Two Girls Talk Balls

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 31, 2021 27:25


A bonus podcast to treat you this new year! A round-up of our favourite pod clips from the 2021/22 WSL season so far. Featuring this season's Booze From A Boot top goalscorer race, Tamsin's Tombola, Charlotte's Gareth Taylor monologues, a Luxembourg quiz and some classic TGTB outtakes and sound bites! Thanks for your support in 2021, we'll be back in a couple of weeks time with the return of the WSL. Proudly sponsored by FotMob

Room System Guest By DJ Satelite
Seres Produções Radio Show Guest BREYTH - 30/12/2021

Room System Guest By DJ Satelite

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 30, 2021 58:38


Breyth, Dj and producer Portuguese Label Owner of Arrifana Records, a solid artist who has already made his mark in the electronic music industry. RETROXPECTIVA, BANSURI, ANASTACIA, INDRA, TUNDAVALA are themes that add up to 5,000,000 views on youtube.. Or Erick Morillo, Sexth Troxler, Major Lazer playing themes produced by him, are more than enough reasons to claim that we are facing a Dinosaur.. Cledy José Correia Figueira is his name, born in Angola. But it is in Lisbon that he becomes the BREYTH Artist, from Lisbon to launch into the world where we can hear it on BBC Radio in London and UK or even in the Luso Afro in Berlin including ADE, Amsterdam Dance Event, also passing by Pacha in Ofir.. Passed has passed has by countries such as; Morocco, Cape Verde, Switzerland, France, Luxembourg, Belgium.. Was featured in the digital magazine 100% DJ, Radios and Tv Channels such as: DW Radio Mainz, BBC Radio Extra One Asia, Sic Radical, RTP Portugal TPA Angola and more. He recently created ARRIFANA RECORDS. Musical label based in Lisbon for the purpose of spreading good vibration! And provide a platform for new producers and talented artists to expose them to a wider audience by releasing their music around the world... BREYTH www.facebook.com/breythofficial www.instagram.com/breyth_official/ SERES PRODUÇÕES www.facebook.com/seresproducoes www.instagram.com/seresproducoes

ONU Info

Au menu de l'actualité : Dans ses voeux pour le Nouvel An, le Secrétaire général de l'ONU lance un message d'espoir et de résilience Une étude de l'ONU met en lumière la manière dont les victimes de la traite des êtres humains sont hébergées Le combat de la Grande Duchesse de Luxembourg pour défendre les enfants nés d'un viol.    Présentation : Jérôme Bernard

Dans l'intimité de l'Histoire
REDIFF - "Jeunes pousses et vieilles branches" : les serres du Sénat

Dans l'intimité de l'Histoire

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 29, 2021 7:00


Au Sénat, les vraies stars ne sont pas les sénateurs mais les orchidées des serres du Jardin du Luxembourg. C'est peu dire que l'on bichonne ces demoiselles! Et pour qu'elles croissent et embellissent de façon harmonieuse, on leur fait écouter exclusivement de la musique classique. 

Tous en scène
Guignol depuis 88 ans au Théâtre de marionnettes du Jardin du Luxembourg

Tous en scène

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 25, 2021 59:41


durée : 00:59:41 - Tous en scène - par : Aurélie Charon - Guignol est une histoire de famille au Jardin du Luxembourg à Paris. En 1933, Robert Desarthis fonde le Théâtre de marionnettes, tenu aujourd'hui par son fils Francis-Claude Desarthis, accompagné lui aussi par son fils, Julien Desarthis. - invités : Geneviève Brisac écrivaine

Actualize Freedom | Amazon FBA with Danny Carlson | Private Label Ecommerce Selling on Amazon

We've all heard how combined, Amazon's European marketplaces are equal in size to Amazon US. That's no small amount of revenue up for grabs.But you've likely also heard horror stories.20% taxesStrict customs regulationsStuck shipmentsGDPR, and other acronyms that give us headaches. That's what has kept thousands of successful American brands from expanding internationally.But if it's really so difficult to expand to Amazon Europe, why are so many brands of all sizes finding success there? From 8 figure supplements brands to 1 product startups, Amazon Sellers are increasing their revenue by selling the same products to more people in more countries. And it's probably easier than you've been led to believe.We brought on expert in all things international e-commerce Rael Lowenthal to give us the playbook for quick, easy, and low-risk expansion from US to EU marketplaces.In this episode of the Actualize Freedom Podcast:How to test European markets by risking less than $1000Why "good debt" is a key pillar for fast-growing Amazon sellersHow to avoid dumb mistakes with legal compliance in multiple foreign countriesVAT broken down into easily understood terms (for non-lawyers, ex. regular people) You can reach out to Rael and his team at zee.co to inquire about help with anything to do with expansion to European marketplaces on Amazon. VAT setup, importer of record (IOR), customs compliance, stuck shipments, or international freight.What is An Importer of Record?In simple terms, it's a government's way of ensuring that every foreign brand has a domestic company that will take responsibility for ensuring proper compliance with local import regulations. You can't import into many countries in Europe without a local company acting as your importer of record or IOR. It makes sense when you think about all the black-hat Chinese sellers who were blatantly ignoring VAT regulations. The governments have little power over bad-actors in other countries. By making an IOR mandatory, there's at least a local company who must take responsibility for illegal activity if the company they are representing is breaking laws or failing to pay their fair share.What is VAT?VAT is short for Value Added Tax, and is the big scary 20% (ish) tax that Amazon sellers have nightmares about. At first it sounds complicated, but once you understand how it works it's not as bad as it seems. It varies by country and we highly recommend working with a company to help you ensure correct compliance."The European Union value-added tax (or EU VAT) is a value added tax on goods and services within the European Union (EU). The EU's institutions do not collect the tax, but EU member states are each required to adopt a value added tax that complies with the EU VAT code. Different rates of VAT apply in different EU member states, ranging from 17% in Luxembourg to 27% in Hungary."wikipedia 

FUTURATI PODCAST
Ep. 66: Danica Remy on protecting the Earth from asteroids.

FUTURATI PODCAST

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 24, 2021 59:09


Danica Remy is the President of the B612 Foundation, an organization dedicated to protecting Earth from asteroid impacts. She co-founded the international program “Asteroid Day”, supported by the Government of Luxembourg and sanctioned by the United Nations, as an official day to increase global awareness and education of asteroids. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

WUWM News
Tom Barrett steps down as Milwaukee mayor to become Luxembourg ambassador

WUWM News

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 22, 2021 2:02


Tom Barrett is set to resign as mayor of Milwaukee Wednesday at 5 p.m., after 17 years on the job.

Le van Beethoven
La grande aventure du Quatuor Modigliani

Le van Beethoven

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 21, 2021 58:39


durée : 00:58:39 - La grande aventure du Quatuor Modigliani - par : Aurélie Moreau - « D'un œil, observer le monde extérieur, de l'autre regarder au fond de soi-même », affirmait le peintre Amedeo Modigliani. En 2003, le Palais du Luxembourg lui consacrait une exposition. C'est cette année que s'est formé le Quatuor Modigliani. - réalisé par : Vivian Lecuivre

RTL Today - In Conversation with Lisa Burke
65. Reverend Evelyn Sweerts - Delivering Cheer, 21/12/2021 04:00

RTL Today - In Conversation with Lisa Burke

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 21, 2021


So much of what we want to understand about the nature of God in our lives is "beyond the capacity of the language that we've got" Evelyn talks about her spiritual and educational path over recent years, to become Curate at the Anglican Church of Luxembourg. Community is at the core of their Chaplaincy here Luxembourg and their three pillars are: - a diverse community where everyone belongs - a prayerful community that seeks to act with integrity - a worshipping community that invites questions Church website: www.anglican.lu Upcoming services: https://www.anglican.lu/index.php/services/ All the services are CovidCheck plus masks and limited numbers, so registration on Eventbrite is necessary. Overview: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/anglican-church-of-luxembourg-32072471675 Weekly e-news: https://www.anglican.lu/index.php/contact-us/ FB page: https://www.facebook.com/AnglicansinLuxembourg Revd Evelyn's public instagram account that reflects her life in ministry rather than the church as a whole: https://www.instagram.com/2019revelyn/ Contact details: Revd Geoff Read chaplain@anglican.lu Evelyn curate@anglican.lu General enquiries office@anglican.lu My Guest: Revd Evelyn Sweerts is a priest in the Church of England, serving the Anglican Church of Luxembourg where the Chaplain is the Revd Geoff Read. She's a Dutch-born British-Luxembourgish European who has lived in Luxembourg for the last 14 years. She and her husband Michael have four children and (currently) 1 dog and 2 cats. Dear Listeners, Please let us know how you celebrate the holiday season, whether you are religious or not. What binds you together as a community? Will you be able to travel to see family this year? And of course, we'd love to know your favourite Christmas Carols! Subscribe to the podcast! I'd be delighted if you could subscribe to my series and leave a review - it really helps for the podcast to be found. You can subscribe to all my podcasts on whatever player you choose to use: RTL Play, iTunes, Spotify or XML. Get in touch with Lisa Burke at www.lisatoniburke.com

Les derniers podcasts de la RTBF.be
Luxembourg, le journal de 7H30

Les derniers podcasts de la RTBF.be

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 20, 2021 7:18


Philippe HERMAN // Pas d'accord syndicats -direction chez Valvert./Au Grand-Duché, les frontaliers intègrent le Conseil National consultatif des Étrangers./La commune de Manhay se dote d'un nouveau logo et d'une charte graphique.

Les derniers podcasts de la RTBF.be
Luxembourg, le journal de 7H30

Les derniers podcasts de la RTBF.be

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 19, 2021 7:19


Philippe HERMAN // Belle initiative à Bertrix, le conseil des aînés a distribué des cougnous aux plus de 70 ans./À Rendeux, Benoît Tricot premier échevin, quitte le Collège mais reste conseiller communal./Football, l'Excelsior Virton revient avec un point de son déplacement chez le leader Westerloo et a frôlé l'exploit.

Enterprising Families Podcast
Steven J. Shifman shares on Purpose Driven Family Business

Enterprising Families Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 19, 2021 33:05


Steven J. Shifman shares on Purpose Driven Family Business About: Steven J. Shifman is the President & Chief Executive Officer of Michelman, a large privately held global technology and manufacturing company. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, and employing approximately 500 associates Michelman has sales and administrative offices, technology centers, and manufacturing operations in the United States, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Singapore, China, India, and Japan. Michelman's purpose is to Innovate a Sustainable Future with Expert Materials, providing solutions through applied chemistry in a variety of industrial market segments ranging from printing and packaging to industrial coatings, to glass and carbon fibers. Industry leaders call upon Michelman to develop sustainable solutions that help them to address their challenges, deal with a rapidly changing global and regulatory environment, and to grow their businesses. Steve has had a diverse career both before and at Michelman. His experience has ranged from sales and sales management to Finance where he served as the company's Chief Financial Officer, to the leadership of one of the company's business units, ultimately culminating in his appointment as the Chief Executive Officer in 2003. During his tenure, Michelman has quadrupled in size and profitability and has become a much more global business. Originally, primarily a North American business, over this 16-year period, the company has diversified globally with now more than 50% of its business being generated outside of the United States. The global business has been built both organically and through acquisition. For these accomplishments, Steve Shifman was named the Ernst & Young Regional Entrepreneur of the Year for the manufacturing sector in 2013. Shifman is a progressive leader whose results are measured not only in the impressive numbers Michelman has delivered but also in the dedication and commitment his team offers to all of the company's stakeholders. Shifman is a firm believer in purpose-driven leadership and has worked to engage every Michelman associate in the organization's journey. Under his leadership, Michelman lives by the values of Integrity, Respect, Success, Collaboration, Curiosity, and Giving. These values inform both Shifman's leadership philosophy and the company's decisions around strategy, hiring, and investments. Michelman is committed to building its business for generations to come, while at the same time delivering against aggressive annual performance expectations. And, Michelman associates are actively engaged in communities around the globe. You'll find members of the Michelman team serving on boards, coaching, tutoring, mentoring, and raising funds for those in need. In addition to serving on the Michelman Board of Directors, Shifman also serves on the Board of Magnum Venus Products, a private business based in Knoxville, TN. He also has a portfolio of community board responsibilities, including serving as the Vice-Chair of the Cincinnati Regional Business Committee, as the Chairman of the United Way of Greater Cincinnati, and was a founding member of the Board of the Preschool Promise. He recently completed a term as the Board Chair for Teach for America in Southwest Ohio. He is currently serving on the RESTART Cincinnati task force charged with leading Cincinnati out of the Covid-19 crisis. Steve and his wife Julie reside in Cincinnati, Ohio, and have four adult sons. Along with his business and community commitments, Steve is an avid cyclist, skier, hiker, and runner. He is also passionate about travel, the arts, great food, and wine.

Femmes d'art
Épisode #51 - Vivian Maier, par Anne Morin

Femmes d'art

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2021 43:16


Accents d'Europe
Soutenir les opposants biélorusses

Accents d'Europe

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 13, 2021 19:30


lls sont plusieurs centaines à croupir dans les geôles biélorusses en raison de leurs opinions politiques. 900 dont Viktor Babaryko, principal opposant au président Loukachenko, arrêté avant les élections frauduleuses de 2020 et condamné à 14 ans de prison. Beaucoup d'autres opposants ont fui, souvent dans le pays voisin en Lituanie. C'est le cas de Margarita Levchuk, ancienne soliste de l'opéra de Minsk. Elle a défilé contre les élections truquées d'août 2020. Elle vit désormais en exil et soutient l'opposition par le biais de petits clips humoristiques postés sur les réseaux sociaux qui engrangent des centaines de milliers de vues. À l'occasion d'un concert caritatif pour les familles des prisonniers politiques, Virginie Pironon l'a rencontrée à Paris.      L'Europe vue de Berlin  Comme s'il fallait des preuves supplémentaires avec la visite en fin de semaine dernière du nouveau chancelier allemand à Paris: le couple franco-allemand est plus solide que jamais. Les convergences de vue sont nombreuses, même si Olaf Scholz va encore plus loin qu'Emmanuel Macron en parlant d'une évolution vers un État fédéral européen... Une nouvelle coalition au pouvoir, composée des sociaux démocrates des libéraux et des Verts, très européenne, comme nous l'explique notre correspondant à Berlin, Leo Bräuer Potier.     La CJUE, pour quoi faire? Et dans la querelle qui oppose au sein de l'Union européenne, les progressistes et les souverainistes, ou les fédéralistes et les nationalistes, comme on voudra la Cour de Justice de l'Union européenne basée à Luxembourg occupe une place centrale. Vilipendée par la Pologne et la Hongrie, lorsqu'elle vient remettre en cause leur réforme de la justice ou l'attribution opaque des marchés publics, la CJUE comme on l'appelle, est aussi très critiquée pendant cette campagne présidentielle française. Explication de texte sur les attributions de cette cour et les attaques dont elle est l'objet. C'est l'oeil européen de notre chroniqueuse Franceline Beretti.     Des logements pour les étudiants  C'est une solution au mal logement étudiant. La colocation intergénérationelle a vu le jour dans plusieurs pays européens comme l'Allemagne. Elle démarre en France. Avec un constat: trois millions d'étudiants ont des difficultés pour trouver un logement, et une personne âgée sur trois souffre de solitude. Deux problèmes qui trouvent une solution lorsqu'un étudiant vient louer une chambre chez un sénior. Encore faut-il trouver le bon binôme. Lise Verbeke a rencontré à Arras dans le nord de la France, deux colocataires heureux.  

RTL Today - In Conversation with Lisa Burke
64. Anne Faber - the chef next door, 13/12/2021 00:04

RTL Today - In Conversation with Lisa Burke

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 12, 2021


"Mary Berry ate my tart and it didn't have a soggy bottom!" The joyous and colourful Anne Faber talks about her delectation for food, food journalism, her Advent Instagram supporting local business, and what she'll be cooking for Christmas. Plus, we want to hear YOUR recipes for the holidays! From camembert wedges with cranberry sauce whilst camping, food has always brought joy to Anne's life. Now, as the most famous (and only?) TV Chef in Luxembourg, her books and shows share that passion. Anne's down-to-earth charm and creativity is beguiling. But this energy also shows a deep commitment to hard-work and her innate intelligence. Anne works very hard, London hard, where she spent 12 years. Firstly as a student, doing the 'safe' studies of English Literature at UCL (University College London), followed by a postgraduate degree in Journalism at City University, London, specialising in food and drink writing. As a producer at Associated Press (AP) she was beginning to feel rather burnt out when serendipity played a part in her literally walking into the then editor for Time Out London's Food and Drinks section. And so, after a short internship, she got the job as restaurant critic, where she "ate her way around London". In parallel, Anne continued to work as a TV producer for ZDF and RTL Germany (from London), and in 2010 started her food blog Anne's Kitchen, which was awarded a Digital Food Award by Food & Wine magazine in the US in 2013. During her time in London, Anne applied for the first series of The Bake Off and got down to the final 20! And happily adds, "Mary Berry ate my tart and it didn't have a soggy bottom" Back home, Anne's Kitchen has flourished. Anne has many culinary strands but the main ones remain TV and writing books. She takes inspiration from her travels, and when that's not possible, can travel the world in food through instagram! In her library of cookbooks, Nigella's prose is the type she most respects for its literary finesse. Having trained under Alain Ducasse in Paris in 2015, Anne's knowledge is solid, but when constructing her own recipes, she is conscious of how much effort her readers are likely to put in, plus what ingredients are available to us here. And more recently, Anne has been ever more thoughtful about how to use up leftovers so that there are none. We want your recipes for Christmas and the holidays! I know that many of you who listen are from lots of different places around the world. We would love to hear from you! What are your favourite Christmas or holiday recipes? How do you celebrate. What are your traditions? Send us some recipes and photos and I'll make sure Anne sees them too! Anne's details: www.anneskitchen.lu Facebook http://www.facebook.com/anneskitchentv/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/anneskitchen/ Twitter https://twitter.com/anneskitchentv Anne's TV Show http://anneskitchen.co.uk/tv-show/ Anne's books 'Flavours of Home' 'Tastes of Luxembourg' 'Home Sweet Home - My Luxembourg' 'Barcelona, Istanbul, Berlin' (winner of the Luxembourg Book Prize 2015) 'Anne's Kitchen - British food with a twist' (winner of the Luxembourg Book Prize 2014) Anne's Wine: Anne has her own wine, Anne's Pinot Gris, created in collaboration with Domaine Caves Desom. Her Luxembourg-shaped cookie cutter keeps inspiring people to bake little Luxembourg cookies at home. Subscribe to the podcast! I'd be delighted if you could subscribe to my series and leave a review - it really helps for the podcast to be found. Get in touch with Lisa Burke at www.lisatoniburke.com

Knowledge Fight
#625: December 5, 2021

Knowledge Fight

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 10, 2021 82:12


Today, Dan and Jordan check in on how Alex's Sunday shows are going these days. In this installment, Alex misreports every headline he attempts to read, impotently tries to intimidate Trump and Rand Paul, and indicates that he thinks Luxembourg is part of Germany. Citations

RTL Today - In Conversation with Lisa Burke
63. Indexation of wages, 06/12/2021 00:04

RTL Today - In Conversation with Lisa Burke

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 5, 2021


Is Indexation a good idea? What rights do freelancers have? From the history of indexation in Luxembourg to its pros and cons across the socio-economic spectrum, Aline Muller and Jean-Paul Olinger discuss with Lisa Burke. Indexation of wages has existed in Luxembourg since 1975, across the public and private sector. This means that wages are automatically increased in accordance with the consumer price index. This average is monitored over a rolling period of six months using a 'cote d'application'. However, Luxembourg is in the minority of countries using indexation for wages. The economic and social arguments are varied and nuanced, over which demographic one focuses on, and what time period. How does indexation affect social inequalities, our competitive edge compared to neighbouring countries, and what voice does a freelancer have? Through all of this discussion, the main aim for any government should be to: "Maintain business activity and employment at the end of the COVID crisis whilst maintaining social cohesion” My guests: Jean-Paul Olinger, Director of Union des Entreprises Luxembourgeoises (UEL) and the Institut National pour le Développement durable et la Responsabilité sociale des entreprises (INDR). He holds an MBA from HEC Lausanne and a Master of Business Law and Taxation from the University of Mannheim. Jean-Paul joined the tax team of KPMG Luxembourg in 2005, where he went from assistant to partner. And in January 2018, he joined UEL. Aline Muller, CEO of LISER (Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research), affiliate Professor of Economics and Finance at the University of Luxembourg and the University of Liège; andMember of the Board of Directors of the Luxembourg Central Bank. LISER's mission is to provide well-grounded and clear-cut answers to policy relevant questions with the objective to advance knowledge in economic, social and spatial sciences. Aline presents at many leading international finance conferences and her work has been published in top ranked finance journals. She regularly teaches financial economics and applied econometric courses at the Radboud University of Nijmegen, Maastricht University, Erasmus University Rotterdam, University of Luxembourg and University of Liège. And also lectures at several universities in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Australasia. Subscribe to the podcast I'd be delighted if you could subscribe to my series and leave a review - it really helps for the podcast to be found. You can subscribe to all my podcasts on whatever player you choose to use: RTL Play, iTunes, Spotify or XML. Get in touch with Lisa Burke at www.lisatoniburke.com or on social media (Instagram, Twitter @lisa_toni_burke )

Quoi de Meuf
#156 - QDM de Poche - L'exposition "Vivian Maier"

Quoi de Meuf

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 5, 2021 26:06


Artiste photographe posthume, découverte au cours d'une vente aux enchères en 2007 par le collectionneur John Maloof, Vivian Maier est à l'honneur d'une grande exposition au musée du Luxembourg.Son histoire et son œuvre fascinent, et il y a de quoi. Nourrice aux yeux des autres, et artiste secrète le reste du temps, elle a passé sa vie à photographier son environnement. Son oeuvre retrace le regard sensible qu'elle portait sur les choses et les gens, que ce soit aux Etats-Unis ou en France, lors de ses parcours d'immigration initiés par sa mère, mais aussi, les voyages qu'elle fut seule, à différentes endroits du monde, dans le but d'exprimer son talent de photographe.A l'occasion de cette exposition, Clémentine Gallot et Pauline Verduzier reviennent sur le parcours de cette artiste talentueuse et mystérieuse, dans ce nouvel épisode court de Quoi de Meuf. Les références entendues dans l'épisode : Finding Vivian Maier de Charlie Siskel et John Maloof (2013) Le site internet sur Vivian Maier L'exposition Vivian Maier au Musée du Luxembourg Le site internet de Frida Kahlo Corporation Vivian Maier révélée, Ann Marks, Delpire & Co (2021)Les photographes Weegee, Paul Strand, Helen Levitt, Diane Arbus, Cartier BressonLa fabuleuse histoire de Vivian Maier, Vanity Fair (2021)L'épisode de L'invention et la découverte au sujet de Vivian Maier Vivian Maier Street Photographer, John Maloof (2011)Une femme en contre-jour, Gaëlle Josse, Notabilia (2019)Quoi de Meuf est une émission de Nouvelles Écoutes. Rédaction en chef : Clémentine Gallot. Journaliste chroniqueuse : Emeline Amétis. Mixage et montage : Laurie Galligani. Prise de son par Thibault Delage à l'Arrière Boutique. Générique réalisé par Aurore Meyer Mahieu. Réalisation et coordination : Cassandra de Carvalho et Mathilde Jonin.Le podcast Quoi de Meuf devient un livre : 100 oeuvres cultes à connaitre quand on est féministe ! Est-il possible de chérir des œuvres imparfaites ? Comment représenter les violences sexuelles ? Faut-il séparer l'homme de l'artiste ? Que faire des œuvres problématiques ? Quelles sont les films, séries, livres, albums indispensables à son éducation féministe ? Clémentine Gallot, Kaoutar Harchi, Anne-Laure Pineau, Pauline Verduzier et Emeline Amétis apportent leurs réponses (subjectives !) à ces questions en vous présentant une sélection d'œuvres qui les ont nourries et marquées dans la construction de leur féminisme ! Le livre est disponible en librairie depuis le 24 novembre, et il est possible de le commander ici : https://tidd.ly/3E2admVSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Tea Biz
Tea News and Biz Insights - December 3, 2021

Tea Biz

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 3, 2021 22:35


HEAR THE HEADLINES – Ekaterra Tea Underway | India Steps up Efforts to Halt Illegal Imports | Chinese Archaeologists Discover Oldest Tea Yet | NEWSMAKER – John Davison, CEO ekaterra tea | FEATURES – This week Tea Biz travels to Singapore for a conversation with John Davison, CEO of ekaterra tea, soon to be the largest tea company in the world. Ekaterra is currently a division of Unilever that houses 34 tea brands including Lipton, PG Tips, TAZO, Brooke Bond, Pukka, and Red Rose. In November CVC Capital Partners, a multi-billion private equity firm headquartered in Luxembourg, paid $5.1 billion for ekaterra tea, outbidding several competitors and establishing a valuation based on 14x earnings before taxes and depreciation. Regulatory and antitrust reviews will take six months to complete. Ekaterra's First Steps – John Davison joined Unilever in March 2021 to carve out the company's underperforming tea portfolio. Davison discusses the urgency of improving tea quality and adopting sustainable initiatives along the entire supply chain. Listen to his plans for reenergizing the world's largest tea company.

Tessy Antony De Nassau's Zoom O'Clock
Tessy Antony de Nassau's Zoom O'Clock with Luxembourgish Minister of Family and Integration Corinne Cahen

Tessy Antony De Nassau's Zoom O'Clock

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2021 23:23


Minister Corinne Cahen is President of the DP political party in Luxembourg and Minister of Family, Integration and the wider region of Luxembourg.Bei den Parlamentswahlen vom 20. Oktober 2013 wurde Corinne Cahen in die Abgeordnetenkammer gewählt. Am 4. Dezember 2013 wurde sie erstmals Regierungsmitglied und trat als Ministerin für Familie und Integration und als Ministerin für die Großregion in die Koalitionsregierung aus Demokratischer Partei (DP), Luxemburger Sozialistischer Arbeiterpartei (LSAP) und Grünen (déi gréng) ein.Nach den Parlamentswahlen vom 14. Oktober 2018 wurde Corinne Cahen am 5. Dezember 2018 zur Ministerin für Familie und Integration sowie zur Ministerin für die Großregion in der Koalitionsregierung aus DP, LSAP und déi gréng ernannt.

WMN TALK
Episode 12 - We are all Superheroes

WMN TALK

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2021 4:46


Join Amanda as she breaks down this week's women's news, and honors some of our favorite inspirational women, including Rosa Parks, Marvel actress Lauren Ridloff, and the female entrepreneurs behind The Hoya Project

Accents d'Europe
Le droit à une fin de vie libre et choisie divise les Européens

Accents d'Europe

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2021 19:30


Si des pays comme la Belgique, le Luxembourg et les Pays-Bas ont légalisé la mort médicalement assistée, en Italie, l'euthanasie est passible de 5 à 12 ans de prison. N'empêche dans ce pays très catholique, le débat a été récemment relancé. Au mois de septembre 2021, une pétition de plus d'un million de signatures a été déposée au Parlement italien afin de demander un référendum sur l'euthanasie légale.  Dans la foulée, l'eurodéputée néerlandaise démocrate Sophie in 't Veld a adressé une lettre à la Commission européenne afin que l'UE se positionne sur ce sujet sur lequel elle est -pour l'heure- restée muette. Cécile Debarge. Le Portugal a failli devenir l'un des pays les plus progressistes sur la question de la fin de vie Le 5 novembre 2021, les députés portugais ont adopté, pour la deuxième fois, une loi autorisant la mort médicalement assistée. Signe des résistances qui existent, c'était le deuxième acte, après un premier refus, car la Cour constitutionnelle avait demandé aux députés de revoir leur copie. Mais hier (29 novembre) troisième acte, cette fois c'est le président du pays Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, conservateur et fervent catholique qui a usé de son droit de veto pour retoquer le texte de loi, demandant plus de précisions. Retour sur ce feuilleton législatif avec Marie-Line Darcy. Et en France, aussi la question de l'euthanasie divise En avril 2021, une proposition de loi pour un droit « à une fin de vie libre et choisie » a bien été déposée devant les députés, mais 4 000 amendements plus tard, le texte n'a pas été adopté. Et avec l'élection présidentielle qui se profile, le texte de loi risque fort de rester dans les tiroirs. Pendant ce temps, beaucoup de Français vont en Suisse ou en Belgique où le suicide assisté est autorisé. Et notamment, les habitants du nord de la France, frontalier avec la Belgique, Lise Verbeke. Peut-on faire tout dire à l'Histoire ? En France, alors que la campagne présidentielle est lancée, la question s'est de nouveau retrouvée propulsée dans l'actualité. Mais, cette tentation pour la réécriture de l'Histoire par certains hommes politiques n'est pas une spécificité française. Qu'en est-il ailleurs sur le continent ? C'est l'œil européen de Franceline Beretti. Cette année, l'archéologue lituanienne Marija Guimboutas aurait eu 100 ans. Inconnue du grand public, cette chercheuse a révélé l'existence d'une vieille civilisation européenne fondée sur le matriarcat. Pour la première fois, les Lituaniens ont l'occasion de la découvrir au musée national de Vilnius. Visite avec notre correspondante, Marielle Vitureau. C'est une petite révolution dans le monde des miss Irlande Pour la première fois, le titre de miss Irlande a été remis à une jeune femme noire ! Née en Afrique du Sud et arrivée sur l'île à l'âge de 8 ans, Pamela Uba est bien déterminée à utiliser ce titre pour donner de la visibilité à une minorité très peu représentée dans le pays. Son portrait par notre correspondante Emeline Vin.

Global Captive Podcast
GCP #60: Mattieu Rouot and ECF roundup

Global Captive Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 28, 2021 37:27


In episode 60 of the Global Captive Podcast, supported by legacy specialists R&Q, Richard is joined by guest co-host Mattieu Rouot, CEO of MAXIS Global Benefits Network. Mattieu discusses the five year journey MAXIS has been on since the formalisation of its joint venture between AXA and MetLife in 2016, how much growth he sees in the captive employee benefits market and what improvements can still made to the administration of these programmes. Richard also reports back from a successful European Captive Forum and features interviews with three delegates of the Luxembourg conference: Enrico Guarnerio, Chairman and CEO of Strategica Group, discusses the Italian captive market and shares his views on efforts to make Italy a captive domicile. Holger Kraus, of Siemens and captive spokesperson for Germany's risk management association GVNW, reflects on the key themes from the conference including the hard market and regulatory developments. Bertrand Gilson, of Builders Group Insurance Solutions, explains the rebranding of IRIS and the services the sophisticated captive group is looking to provide to corporate insurance buyers. In conversation with Mattieu, Richard mentions to previous episodes. Links to them are below: GCP Short: Looking back on a year of COVID-19 and captive EB programmes. Listen here: https://www.globalcaptivepodcast.com/gcpshort38 GCP #51 including an interview with Facebook's Janaize Markland. Listen here: https://www.globalcaptivepodcast.com/gcp51 For more information on the the Asian Captive Conference 2021, hosted by Labuan IBFC, visit here: www.labuanibfc.com/events/upcoming…tual-conference Read the third edition of GCP Insights here: www.globalcaptivepodcast.com/gcp-insights You can subscribe to the Global Captive Podcast on iTunes, Apple Podcasts, Spotify or any other podcast app. Contact Richard: richard@globalcaptivepodcast.com Visit the website: www.globalcaptivepodcast.com Follow us on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/global-captive-podcast/

Finscale
Hors Série #5 - Nicolas Mackel (LFF) - L'innovation à l'échelle d'un pays pour développer le secteur financier

Finscale

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 27, 2021 38:06


Cet ancien diplomate actif aux Etats-Unis et en Asie dirige aujourd'hui l'agence de développement de la place financière Luxembourgeoise et nous explique comment cette dernière agit concrètement pour faire grandir ce secteur qui représente 30% du PIB. Nous revenons sur la manière dont la place a fait évoluer son industrie du ForEx en passant par la Banque Privée, la structuration de fonds d'investissements puis les paiements. Avec la présence d'acteurs de taille comme Alipay ou PayPal et une masse d'avoirs sous gestion dans les fonds de 5 600 milliards d'Euros, le Luxembourg a transformé son secteur financier ces 20 dernières années. La nouvelle innovation de la place se situe dans la finance durable. Nicolas revient sur la genèse et la finalité des emprunts obligataires verts et nous permet de comprendre ce que fait concrètement le "green stock exchange". En moins de 5 ans, le Grand Duché est parvenu à coter 50% des "green bonds" mondiaux avec de grands émetteurs internationaux. De manière très concrète, nous passons en revue différents développements initiés par LFF pour faire évoluer la place. Enfin, nous découvrons que les ponts entre la Chine et le Grand-Duché ont été créés il y a plusieurs décennies et comprenons comment une conjonction d'événements permet aujourd'hui à des acteurs majeurs chinois d'envisager leur expansion européenne au travers d'une implantation luxembourgeoise. Nous finissons comme souvent sur la Finance Décentralisée et le positionnement encore hésitant des régulateurs en matière de crypto. Bonne écoute à tous !! La recommandation de livre de l'invité : La Biographie de Thomas Mann de Colm Toibin Pour contacter LFF : site. Le contact de Nicolas Mackel : LinkedIn. Pour soutenir Finscale : S'abonner au podcast pour écouter le prochain épisode Mettre 5 étoiles sur Apple podcast pour aider d'autres personnes à découvrir ce podcast Belle écoute et à la semaine prochaine !

Sorcellerie Blanche
#99 Chakras et chocolat

Sorcellerie Blanche

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 26, 2021 38:00


Depuis le Luxembourg, Ana se joint à moi pour parler de chakras, de voyage sur la lune et de chocolat. On parle en profondeur de la vision des chakras. On démystifie ce qu'on "sait tous" et on voit d'autres perspectives de cette subtilité si importante qui fait partie de nous. Une superbe conversation en toute transparence et douceur. Peut-être auras-tu une nouvelle prise de conscience, qui sait! Si tu souhaites contacter l'invitée afin de vivre l'expérience unique de son accompagnement, écris-nous! admin@gaiatotal.ca Tu souhaite participer au Programme Momentum afin de vivre de ton oeuvre comme Ana? C'est par ici! Merci d'avoir écouté cet épisode! Je suis vraiment honorée que tu sois ici et je serais en gratitude si tu pouvais me laisser un commentaire dans iTunes. De cette manière, on peut inspirer et retransmettre nos outils à encore plus de gens ☆☆☆☆☆ Con amor, Gaïa

WMN TALK
Episode 11- Keep on Rollin

WMN TALK

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2021 4:07


Join Amanda as she breaks down this week's women's news, and honors some of our favorite inspirational women, including the iconic Tina Turner, Vice President Kamala Harris, and local entrepreneur Laure Cales!LUX WMN SocialsInstagram- @luxwmnFacebook- LUX WMNLinkedIn- LUX WMNTik Tok- @luxwmnPilea SocialsInstagram- @pilea_luFacebook- https://www.facebook.com/pilealuxWebsite- pilea.lu

Rick & Rick Rule the World

The Ricks discuss the metaverse—what it is, what it isn't, and what Meta means to brands. The Dutch view on Superman. James Bond's unusual distinction at the box office. Playing Doom via Twitter. The Rick & Morty's Mobile delivers Wendy's. Turkey- and green beans-flavored candy corns and other holiday stunt snacks. Plus: Ugly brand Christmas sweaters and a whole lot more. From Nov. 15. Brought to you by Taskin, the first name in ultra-stylish, premium-quality travel gear for

The Wildescast
A Conversation with Poker Champion Gershon Distenfeld

The Wildescast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2021 54:23


In this episode Rabbi Wildes speaks with World Series of Poker winner Gershon Distenfeld. Gershon M. Distenfeld, Senior Vice President, is Co-Head of Fixed Income, Director of Credit and a member of the Operating Committee. As Co-Head of Fixed Income, he is responsible for the management and strategic growth of AB's fixed-income business. As Director of Credit, Distenfeld oversees all of AB's credit-related strategies, including all global and regional investment-grade and high-yield strategies, as well as their associated investment strategy, activities and portfolio-management teams. In this capacity, he leads AB's internal Credit Research Review Committee, the primary investment policy and decision-making committee for all credit-related portfolios the firm manages. Distenfeld also co-manages AB's multiple-award-winning High Income Fund, named “Best Fund over 10 Years” by Lipper from 2012 to 2015, and the multiple-award-winning Global High Yield and American Income portfolios, flagship fixed-income funds on the firm's Luxembourg-domiciled fund platform for non-US investors. He also designed and is one of the lead portfolio managers for AB's Multi-Sector Credit Strategy, which invests across investment-grade and high-yield credit sectors globally. Distenfeld is the author of a number of published papers, including one on high-yield bonds being attractive substitutes for equities and another on the often-misunderstood differences between high-yield bonds and loans. Distenfeld joined AB in 1998 as a fixed-income business analyst, and served as a high-yield trader (1999–2002) and high-yield portfolio manager (2002–2006) before being named director of High Yield in 2006. He began his career as an operations analyst supporting Emerging Markets Debt at Lehman Brothers. Distenfeld holds a BS in finance from the Sy Syms School of Business at Yeshiva University, and is a CFA charterholder.

C86 Show - Indie Pop
King of Luxembourg, Deux Filles & The Gadget - Simon Fisher Turner in conversation

C86 Show - Indie Pop

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2021 57:02


Simon Fisher Turner in conversation with David Eastaugh Simon Fisher Turner is an English musician, songwriter, composer, producer and actor. After portraying Ned East in the 1971 BBC TV adaptation of Tom Brown's Schooldaysand roles in films such as The Big Sleep (1978), Turner rose to fame as a teenage star in Britain when his mentor, Jonathan King, released Turner's eponymous first album on UK Records in 1973. For a period of two years Turner was a member of The Gadget and also joined The The. He has used several names as a recording artist, including Simon Fisher Turner, The King of Luxembourg, Deux Filles and Simon Turner. He continues to record albums for Mute Records as Simon Fisher Turner.

Jewelry Journey Podcast
Episode 137: Part 2 - Tess Sholom: From the Runways of Paris to the Goldsmith's Studio with Goldsmith Tess Sholom

Jewelry Journey Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2021 21:28


What you'll learn in this episode: What it was like to design jewelry for high-fashion runways in the 70s and 80s How the right piece of jewelry can transform the wearer  Why creative problem solving is the best skill you can have as a goldsmith How Tess' work wound up in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Smithsonian Institution and other museums How the jewelry field has changed with the popularization of social media Additional Resources: Website Instagram Facebook Photos: Blue Sky Chalcedony Byzantium Earrings Byzantium Necklace Circes Circle Necklace Illusion Necklace  Ionian Necklace  Its A Wrap Necklace Naiad Necklace About Tess Sholom Warm and malleable but also strong and enduring, gold shines with the spirit of life itself. For designer and jeweler Tess Sholom, gold is both medium and muse. Tess Sholom began her jewelry career in fashion jewelry in 1976, designing pieces that appeared on the runways of Karl Lagerfeld, Oscar de la Renta and James Galanos, and the pages of Vogue and Harper's Bazaar. Her fashion work is included in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Smithsonian Institution, Museum of the City of New York, the Racine Museum of Art, the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, the Fashion Institute of Technology, and other museums. After two successful decades in fashion jewelry, she trained as a goldsmith and fell under the spell of high-karat gold. She decided to stop designing high-volume fashion jewelry and begin again as a hands-on studio artist, creating one-of-a-kind 22k gold jewelry in the workshop. Tess Sholom always had an eye for accessorizing, but she didn't realize it would lead her to a long and fruitful career as a jewelry designer. While working as a cancer researcher, a long-shot pitch to Vogue opened the door to a 30-year career as a jewelry designer for fashion runways. Her latest career move was opening Tess Sholom Designs, where she creates one-of-a-kind, high-karat gold pieces. She joined the Jewelry Journey Podcast to talk about how she designed jewelry for Oscar de la Renta, Bill Blass and Karl Lagerfeld; why problem solving is the thread that runs through all her careers; and how she plays on gold's timeless, mystical quality in her work. Read the episode transcript here. Sharon: Yes, when I see kids on their phones, I'm like, “Oh my god!” When you see kids who speak a language you're trying to learn, it's amazing. Do you find that you get a response from Instagram and other social media?   Tess: I do, yeah. It's amazing. Especially the past year, when everyone was pretty much isolated, it made a big difference. People are now getting accustomed to Amazon; everybody buys things through Amazon. When you want to find something, people say, “Oh, why don't you look on Amazon?” We have become this very immediate culture. We want things immediately so you don't have to go out of your house. You just click the computer and get what you want.   Sharon: Very true. The Metropolitan Museum has what looks like a large collection of your designs for the runway and fashion jewelry. How did that come about?   Tess: I'm trying to remember. It was after the curator had taken my work for the Museum of the City of New York. I don't remember, but I do remember spending an entire summer with my assistant giving everything a provenance. It took a long time to document everything because it had to be very specific. I think part of the reason why they have such a large collection is when the Brooklyn Museum of Art was renovating, they transferred some of their collection to the Met, I believe, and they just kept it in their archives.   Sharon: If you're researching online, there's a lot there. It's interesting to see the designers that the pieces were done for. As I was surfing and trying to get some background, how do you feel when you come across a piece of yours on eBay that you made in the 80s? How do you feel about that?   Tess: I love the fact that it still there. It's wonderful. I'm very pleased, and of course I'm amazed to see how much it's increased in value. On eBay, it goes for a lot more than I sold it 30 years ago. To go back and see that something that I made 30, 40 years ago is still relevant means so much. One of the worries of becoming an older person is if I am going to stay relevant, and it's very gratifying to see people are still purchasing something I made many years ago. It's interesting because it makes it timeless, even though it was made for a particular season; it was made either for a fall collection or a spring collection. 40 years later, somebody still wants it and it's still relevant. It's in a way timeless, and that's very gratifying to me.   Sharon: I can see how that would be validating.   Tess: It's excellent.    Sharon: Is that something you think about when you're making your current pieces, about whether somebody's going to be looking?   Tess: That's interesting. No, it never occurred to me because jewelry is problem solving. It's like a meditation because you must think about what you're doing, especially if you're using an acetylene torch. One second of inattention and it's gone. You have a lump of gold, which is very beautiful in itself, but not quite what you wanted. I'm thinking about what problems are presenting themselves while I'm making the piece, and they do. It's your vision coming to light. That's one thing, but it's a lot of overcoming obstacles. I'm working with a metal; I'm working with a flame, and they each have their own characteristics and their own minds, and I have to cooperate with all that. So, that's very interesting. I don't think about that. I just think about the piece I'm making and how I'm going to do the best I can. I have a lot of reverence for the material I'm using and I want to do it justice, so my focus is on trying to do the best I can while I'm working. I never thought about that before.   Sharon: Do you design your pieces? I think of a pencil and paper. Do you sketch out a design before you start?   Tess: Often I do that, but sometimes if I'm sculpting with gold, I have an idea of what I want and I just try to coax the metal to melt in the way I want it to. That's a lot of fun because you never know what's going to happen. Sometimes it's just that lucky accident that happens.    My inspirations have come from everywhere. I remember once Bill Blass called me into his office and said, “I'm going to do roses for my spring collection and I'd like you to do something to go along with that.” I thought, “Roses, oh my, I don't want to do anything representational.” I was leaving for a ski trip with husband. While I was skiing and I was on the slopes, this Greek song came to mind about roses. The word in Greek for rose is “30 petals” and I thought, “Oh, that's what I'll do. I'll do a distillation of the rose. I'll do three petals,” and I did. I did a bracelet that had three petals that were fanned out but connected at the base, and a necklace and earrings that way. I showed it to Bill who said, “Well, it doesn't look a rose, but I love it,” and he ordered 60 pieces of it in brass, nickel, copper and also in Lucite.    Often my inspiration is from nature. I never walk through the park—I walk through the park a lot—without seeing something that I want to translate into gold. The idea is flowers and leaves are ephemeral. That's it. They give us lots of joy when they're here, but then to capture them in gold is wonderful because that makes them last longer. So, my inspiration comes from nature as well, but it can be a thought; it can be a song; it can be the way a banister curves. I don't know.   Sharon: As you're working, is the vision in your head? Are you saying, “That's not the way I drew it out or did it on the computer”?   Tess: Yes, that happens a lot. It happens a lot that it doesn't translate. Paper and pencil are very different from three-dimensional things. So, it happens a lot, and if I don't like it then I start again. But often I do like it.   Sharon: Are people ordering commissions from you, or are they ordering straight from your website or Instagram? How is that working?   Tess: They do both. They either buy what they see or—and this is very gratifying—people will bring me their old pieces that have sentimental value. They don't want to get rid of them, but they are not their style; they're not attractive. I usually remake them. I redesign them. I like that because there's something about the energy of someone else having worn this. It becomes a legacy, but it's still my expression.   Sharon: That must be a lot of fun.   Tess: It is. I had an aunt when I was a young child who would send me jewelry from Greece. She would say to me, “I wore it before giving it to you because I want my energy to go with it,” and I've never forgotten that.   Sharon: There is that energy. It's also a testament to you because you walk down the street and so many jewelry stores say, “Bring us your old pieces and remake them.” They're looking for something they know only you can deliver on that remake.   Tess: Yes, they want me to do it in my expression. The jewelry stores do very beautiful work, obviously, but they're not always very customized or individual or taking you into consideration.   Sharon: And that was exactly the question I was going to ask. Are you working side-by-side in a sense with the person who asks you for something?   Tess: Absolutely. Of course it's my expression because that's why they came to me, but I never impose something. It has to be something we mutually agree on and is going to work.   Sharon: Have you ever made something that somebody said, “Oh, that's not what I had in mind at all”?   Tess: No.   Sharon: Well, that's a pretty good track record. When you were working on the runway, like you were talking about the rose theme, did each model on the runway have a Lucite rose and one had a silver rose?   Tess: Yeah, it was like that. The trick also was that I was working with a number of designers for the same season. I had to be very careful not to have one look like the other, which wasn't difficult because they were all different looks. When I was doing Galanos and Bill Blass and Oscar de la Renta and Giorgio di Sant'Angelo all in the same season, that all had to look different, and it did because they had different personalities and their clothes were different.   Sharon: Did you ever have anybody say—no names, but “If you're doing work for John Smith, then I really—"   Tess: No, no one ever said that to me.   Sharon: Are you selling now to stores? Tell us about your business today, Tess Sholom Designs.   Tess: I have been approached by a former buyer at Bergdorf's who would like to introduce me to the buyer now. So, we'll see. I haven't tried to do retail yet because it's different, but they're willing to do one-of-a-kind. As long as someone is willing to do one-of-a-kind, it's different. In the past, retail wanted the whole story; they wanted multiples, but retail has changed. That's one thing, but the other thing is I mostly do private sales like events.   Sharon: Is it mostly word of mouth? Besides social media, let's say if you're doing a private event in New York, how are they hearing about you?   Tess: Right. I have a salesperson and a media person who scouts out these things for me.   Sharon: Wow! That's great. That must be very gratifying to meet people and talk to them about your pieces, give them your take on them.   Tess: That's one of the best parts of this, aside from the joy of making the jewelry: dealing with a customer who loves the jewelry and who loves how it makes them feel. Jewelry can really be transformative. It enhances your essence. It's beautiful so it reflects your beauty. People respond to that, and that's extremely gratifying. I had a customer once who said to me that normally when she goes to a restaurant, she gets up to go the powder room and she walks through the space with her head down. One night she was wearing my necklace, and she said she put her head up and walked to the bathroom, the walkway she had to go through, and she felt wonderful. That made me feel good because it did something for her. It's not superficial. Jewelry is not superficial. As I said before, it can be transformative. It can be commemorative. It can make you happy; it can enhance you, make you feel good about yourself.   Sharon: Yes, it can definitely make you happy.   Tess: I remember once I was selling to a banker and his wife in Luxembourg. He's looking at me and he's looking at his wife wearing her earrings, looking back and forth, and I said to him, “I understand your dilemma. You know a lot about finance. You don't know anything about pearls. What you need to know at this point is does your wife feel beautiful wearing the pearls?”    Sharon: And that was a sale.   Tess: That was a sale because that was all it needed to be. He wasn't buying an estate, and he wasn't putting down his mortgage for the earrings. Obviously, they were good quality; that's not the issue, but I gave him permission to look at what the reality is. The reality is does jewelry make you feel good? It did, and it was reasonable. His wife liked it, and he was happy that he could make his wife happy.   Sharon: That's a great way to look at it. Does your wife feel beautiful or does the person feel good in it?   Tess: Right.   Sharon: At one of these trunk shows, did you ever have a prospect or somebody looking at your jewelry and as they put it on, you just said, “No, that doesn't work”?   Tess: Yes, because part of my job is to pair the right piece of jewelry with the customer. That's more important. Even if they walk away with nothing, it's more important to get something that's right for them than not. I do remember an instance when I was at a trunk show years ago in Texas. A woman walked in with her daughter, a long, beautiful, slim girl, and her mother said, “Do you have anything for this strange, long body?” And I said, “Half of the world wants to look like this. Yes.” I saw the girl looking at these thin belts, and I said, “Why don't you try this on?” It was a big, bold brass belt. I watched her as she put it on and looked at herself in the mirror, and you could see the changeover. She was so surprised. She was amazed, but it was the right thing for her. It was totally different from anything she had worn or chosen before. It was right for her and it made me feel good.   Sharon: It sounds like you have a natural eye for that. I have interior designer friends who can walk into a room and say, “If you remove that table over there,” whereas I would never think about it.   Tess: Right, I guess it helps to have that eye. I love what I do, so I want it to be shown off to its best. The person and the jewelry enhance each other. It's the right thing.   Sharon: Well, it sounds like the buyer has the right person, the right advice, the right eye with you looking at them.   Tess: We share an interest. Obviously, we both love jewelry. The customer comes in because she loves jewelry and I love it, so we've already got a good meeting ground.   Sharon: I'm curious; this is an off-the-wall question perhaps, but do you see any similarities between what you were doing with cancer research early on, or botany and biology, and what you do now? Does any of this reflect in terms of your personality?    Tess: I'm trying to think about your question. It always comes down to problem solving. There's always something; it's either a puzzle that needs to be fitted or an obstacle that needs to be overcome. Those are skills that are transferrable from one line of work to another, being able to find the answer. There's always a question. There's an obstacle, sometimes, for the aura of gold to be achieved. So, the ability to think around something and to think out of the box, that's the thread that runs through all of my careers.   Sharon: That was the key word I was thinking of, the thread. That was exactly the word that came to mind. Tess, thank you very much. This is very interesting, and you have an interesting journey. Thank you for sharing with us. We really appreciate it.   Tess: My pleasure.   Sharon: So glad to have you.   We will have images posted on the website. You can find us wherever you download your podcasts, and please rate us. Please join us next time, when our guest will be another jewelry industry professional who will share their experience and expertise. Thank you so much for listening.   Thank you again for listening. Please leave us a rating and review so we can help others start their own jewelry journey.    

La Vie Creative
Ep 164: Sarah Donnelly, an American stand-up comedian, writer and actress who performs in English and in French.

La Vie Creative

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2021 38:50


Sarah Donnelly is an American stand-up comedian, writer and actress who performs in English and in French.Sarah is the co-creator and writer of the Audible Original series God Save My English with Paul Taylor, now in its second season and one of the best sellers on Audible France.Sarah is also the co-creator of Becoming Maman, a comedy show and podcast about raising French kids in Paris when you are not French.In 2018, she toured with Gad Elmaleh as his opener for the European leg of his international Dream Tour. She has also opened for Louis CK, Ted Alexandro, Brody Stevens, Tom Rhodes, and Keith Alberstadt.In 2016 she wrote and performed her sold-out, one-hour stand-up comedy show called Help! I Married a Frenchman, which received runner-up for the Best English Comedy Show in Paris by Expatriates Magazine. In 2017 Sarah was a writer and actress for the first-ever English language comedy show produced by the French network Canal+ starring Paul Taylor called “What the Fuck France ”.Sarah has worked on scripts for 2P2L and BlackPills productions, including an English Kev Adams series called “Super High”.Originally from Washington, D.C., Sarah has performed comedy at venues all over the U.S., Europe, and Asia, including shows at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, New York City's Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, the Olympia, and at comedy clubs and theatres in the UK and Northern Ireland, France, Luxembourg, Belgium, Denmark, Germany, The Netherlands, and Hong Kong.Finally, she's got two French kids and a French husband, who give her all the comedic material she could ever need.Anyone in Paris can see Sarah LIVE  in her new one hour stand-up comedy show “The Only American in Paris” at the Jardin Sauvage Sunday November 21st at 7pm or 8:30pm. You can reserve tickets here: https://www.billetweb.fr/sarah-donellyFollow her on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sarahdcomedy/TikTok: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZM8CYqs7t/Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/sarahdcomedyGo to her website to learn about show dates and other news: www.sarahdcomedy.comSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/join/Laviecreative)

Tackling Sport
Ep 145: 'Give Stephen Kenny a new contract' - Gavin Bazunu | Jeff Hendrick | San Marino

Tackling Sport

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2021 69:18


Luxembourg 0-3 Ireland Review We talked Stephen Kenny's contract situation, Gavin Bazunu, San Marino and the continued Middle Eastern takeover of world sport. We also finished talking about Ireland's over the All Blacks  ————————————————————— Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free! Follow us on social media @tacklingsport below: Instagram Twitter TikTok Facebook LinkedIn YouTube Music - 'Sleep Off' - Madison Front

OTB Football
Ireland bury Luxembourg demons with 3-0 win | THE FOOTBALL SHOW

OTB Football

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2021 54:00


Nathan Murphy, Stuey Byrne, Phillip Quinn & Gavin Cooney all join Joe for this evening's Football Show as we recap a 3-0 Irish win in Luxembourg.

The Stand with Eamon Dunphy
Ep 1263: Stephen Kenny Has Earned His Contract Extension

The Stand with Eamon Dunphy

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2021 23:44


John Giles and Liam Brady talk to Eamon about Ireland's performances against Portugal and Luxembourg in the closing matches of the World Cup qualifiers. The Stand is proudly sponsored by Tesco. Recorded 15th November 2021

OTB Football
Ireland's DeLuxe win, Knight shines for Kenny | Shane Keegan & Enda Coll

OTB Football

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2021 37:53


Former Dundalk manager Shane Keegan joins Ger Gilroy and Johnny Ward on Monday's OTB AM to react to Ireland's stylish win away to Luxembourg on Sunday night. Enda Coll also joins the show live from Luxembourg. #OTBAM is live every morning with @Gillette UK  | #BestFaceForward You can subscribe to the OTB AM podcast wherever you get your podcasts across the OTB Podcast Network. via iTunes via Spotify via GoLoud

Second Captains
Ep 2187: Revenge Is Best Served In A British Style, Request For A Ken Apology - 15/11/21

Second Captains

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2021 30:24


For more than sixty minutes last night, it looked like Ireland could be facing into another pretty embarrassing result against Luxembourg but by the end of the evening, any debate about extending Stephen Kenny's contract had been put to one side (even by Liam Brady). We reflect on a campaign that started out horribly, with Kenny plagued by terrible luck at every turn, and which ended with admittedly less-than-impressive results overall but a massive turnaround in performance levels from a young Irish side.  Plus a listener formally requests that Ken apologise to Murph for CERTAIN comments made after the Azerbaijan draw, and Eoin gets explicit.

OTB Football
Football Saturday | Luxembourg v ROI preview; Kenny future; Solskjaer

OTB Football

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 13, 2021 88:41


On OTB Football Saturday this afternoon we took a look ahead to Luxembourg v Republic Ireland, and discussed Stephen Kenny's future. We also talked Solskjaer's situation at Manchester United, and Jack Byrne links back to Shamrock Rovers. Former Irish international striker Simon Cox, Dan McDonnell of the Irish Independent, and Johnny Ward joined John Duggan.

Feisworld Podcast
289. George Ko: Composer, Improviser, Piano Player

Feisworld Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 13, 2021 65:40


Known for his alluring sound, expressivity, and eloquence at the keyboard, pianist/composer George Ko has appeared on stages around the world, from 2000 seat auditoriums to Carnegie Hall. His music has been heard at film festivals, television broadcasts of ABC and CBC, and at music festivals in Italy, Germany, Luxembourg, and China. His recordings have appeared on films at the Tribeca Film Festival, Sundance Film Festival, and on Netflix. His current discography encapsulates his musical style inspired by classical, jazz, R&B, and pop genres. It is in the pursuit of this style, George has created his very own improvisational technique, blending the virtuosity of classical and flexibility of jazz. As a composer, George developed his artistry at Harvard University, where he received his bachelor's and honors in music. There, George debuted his first composition, which was premiered by the Grammy award-winning Parker Quartet. Recently, George is an active film composer and had his piano and thematic compositions debuted in the recently released Salt-N-Pepa Biopic on Lifetime in 2021. He was also the keynote artist performer for TEDx's 2020 global sustainability conference, “COUNTDOWN”, co-hosted by Happily. George is also a successful entrepreneur, having founded several companies and non-profits, in which he received the CES Innovation Award in Robotics in 2019 and the Harvard Gov 2.0 Award for innovation in politics. George was also the co-founder of Giant Robot Media, an Asian-American digital magazine that discovered groundbreaking creatives throughout the world. George has given inaugural concerts for the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, the Bowers Museum, and the Fogg Museum. He was invited to play at the request of President Joe Biden, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, and Senator Barbara Boxer. In recognition of his artistic talent, George was awarded the David McCord Prize from Harvard University. He is also a 5-time laureate of the Bradshaw and Buono International Piano Competition. George currently resides in Los Angeles, California. He is a Young Steinway Artist. You can find his music on all streaming platforms. George is on the Sonder House label. George is also a member of the Society of Composers and Lyricists and ASCAP. Media Links (Speaking Videos, Interviews, Online Articles, Social Media Links) Press Kit: https://www.georgeko.co/epk-george-ko-electronic-press-kit Spotify: http://tinyurl.com/georgekospotify Clubhouse: https://www.clubhouse.com/@georgeko Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/_georgeko/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/georgekocreative Twitter: https://twitter.com/_georgeko YouTube: https://youtube.com/c/georgekocreative --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/feisworld/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/feisworld/support

Moms in Prayer Podcast
Episode 178 - Empowered in Truth with Martina Kersten

Moms in Prayer Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2021 36:26


“In Jesus we have true life and this is something all mankind is longing for.”  Today Stacy sits down with our wonderful Moms in Prayer Regional Director of Central West Europe, Martina Kersten.  We are continuing to focus on the I AM statements of Jesus looking into John 14 where Jesus says, “I AM the way, the truth and the life.”  Listen in as Martina shares with humble transparency and authenticity what a gift is it to know Jesus is the way, the truth and the life.  What a friend we have in Jesus! About our Guest: Martina Kersten has been in Moms in Prayer since 1997 and currently serves as the Regional Director Central West Europe covering: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Ireland, UK, the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Poland, Slovakia and Czech Republic. Previously she was Country Coordinator for Germany for ten years.  She and her husband Armin, have been married for 39 years and have four married children and nine grandchildren.  They reside in beautiful Southern Germany.   Links: https://momsinprayer.org/empoderadas-podcast-en-serie/ https://momsinprayer.org/new-to-moms-in-prayer/ https://momsinprayer.org/join-a-group To give to the ministry of Moms in Prayer: Support Our Mission | Moms In Prayer International             Moms in Prayer International- www.MomsInPrayer.org

The History of WWII Podcast - by Ray Harris Jr
Episode 343-Interview with Ambassador David McKean about his book Watching Darkness Fall

The History of WWII Podcast - by Ray Harris Jr

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2021 59:16


Former Ambassador to Luxembourg and before that, the Director of Policy Planning at the US department of State, Ambassador McKean is currently the senior fellow at the German Marshall Fund of the US in Washington, DC. Today he joins us to talk about how all but one of FDR's ambassadors in Europe misjudged Hitler and his intentions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Liberland Show
Episode 70 - Rep. Navid Saberin gets interviewed by My Luxembourg

Liberland Show

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 8:12


https://myluxembourg.com/

The Weedsmen Potcast

On this week’s show Chris and Aaron talk about: live resin and CDT, Adam Carolla drunk, the first TMNT movie, Adam Levine rushed by fan, ABBA announce that they are breaking up, Alec Baldwin, Delta-8 and Delta-10, and Luxembourg to legalize cannabis. Please follow us on Twitter @TheWeedsmen420, Instagram @TheWeedsmenPotcast, and on Facebook at Facebook.com/TheWeedsmenPotcast/... The post Delta Variants first appeared on Christopher Media.

The Meditation Conversation Podcast
139. Self-Healing and Transformation - Gül Sonmez

The Meditation Conversation Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 31, 2021 45:13


How can we start to understand that healing lies within us? How can you come into your purpose? What role does love play in illness and injury? Gül Sonmez joins from Luxembourg to discuss these topics and more! Gül helps people around the world with their healing using her unique gifts which allow her to hear the root cause of the issue. In this episode she talks about how her mainstream life in Turkey evolved into a much more multidimensional one as she discovered and grew into her unique healing gifts. - How a mysterious hand injury opened her up to her natural healing gifts. - How do we overcomplicate our healing journeys? - How may deeper healing be facilitated through distance sessions rather than being in the same room? - Gül explains what the healing sessions are like for her, from the multidimensional perspective. - When we are triggered, it is actually about us, not the person triggering us. - What are some ways to serve in these trying times? - How can you find and come into your purpose? - Online Course  Awaken & Rise : a transformational, 3 month journey back to rediscover yourself  https://www.purposefulvibes.com/3-month-healing-journey  Website: www.purposefulvibes.com

C dans l'air
COVID : LA CHINE RECONFINE... – 26/10/21

C dans l'air

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 26, 2021 66:12


COVID : LA CHINE RECONFINE... – 26/10/21 Invités Pr ANNE-CLAUDE CRÉMIEUX Professeure en maladies infectieuses - Hôpital Saint-Louis Membre de l'Académie de médecine Pr DIDIER PITTET Épidémiologiste, chef du service de contrôle des infections Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève NICOLAS BERROD Journaliste santé – « Le Parisien » SOAZIG QUÉMÉNER Rédactrice en chef du service politique – « Marianne » Pr BRUNO LINA - En direct de Lyon Virologue - CHU de Lyon Membre du Conseil scientifique Après un été presque insouciant, l'ambiance se refroidit sur le front de l'épidémie. Alors que les mesures sanitaires se sont relâchées un peu partout sur fond de vaccination, la pandémie repart à la hausse en Europe qui représente actuellement plus de 55 % des nouvelles contaminations dans le monde. C'est le cas au Royaume-Uni où près de 50 000 cas sont comptabilisés chaque jour. Plusieurs pays sont également déjà en grande difficulté, à l'instar de la Bulgarie où la hausse des cas de Covid-19 submerge le système hospitalier. « Notre capacité en termes d'effectifs et de ventilateurs est presque épuisée, nous allons devoir chercher de l'aide à l'étranger », a alerté le ministre de la santé, évoquant également la possibilité d'un confinement dans le pays, qui a le plus faible taux de vaccination de l'Union européenne. Seuls 24 % de Bulgares sont actuellement totalement vaccinés. En Russie, où l'on compte plus de 1000 morts quotidiens, un niveau inédit depuis le début de l'épidémie, Vladimir Poutine a décrété la quasi-mise à l'arrêt du pays pendant onze jours. Le président russe a également appelé les nombreux récalcitrants à se faire vacciner pour tenter de circonscrire une flambée de Covid-19 hors de contrôle. Au pays des inventeurs du vaccin Spoutnik V, seulement 31 % des Russes sont immunisés. Un échec de la campagne de vaccination reconnu par le Kremlin qui pointe du doigt la responsabilité de la population. Alors qu'en Chine, qui avait quasiment éradiqué l'épidémie sur son sol depuis le printemps 2020, les autorités viennent, elles aussi, de décider le confinement des quatre millions d'habitants de la ville de Lanzhou dans le nord du pays et de demander aux résidents de Pékin de réduire leurs déplacements, en raison d'un rebond des cas d'infection. Attribuée au variant Delta, hautement contagieux, la nouvelle poussée épidémique se serait déjà propagée dans onze provinces ainsi que dans la capitale qui se prépare à organiser les JO d'hiver dans une centaine de jours. Et en France, quelle est la situation ? La courbe est-elle en train de s'inverser ? Après des semaines de baisse, « on assiste à une petite poussée » de l'épidémie en Europe, et donc dans l'Hexagone, a expliqué vendredi le ministre de la Santé. Olivier Véran a une nouvelle fois rappelé la nécessité de maintenir les gestes barrières pour contenir la pandémie, malgré les bénéfices de la vaccination, mais aussi l'importance pour les personnes de plus de 65 ans ou immunodéprimées de faire une 3ème dose de rappel. Selon les chiffres communiqués par le ministre, seulement 100 000 doses de rappel sont effectuées quotidiennement. Un chiffre insuffisant d'après le gouvernement qui s'interroge sur les moyens de convaincre les Français éligibles à une 3ème dose et n'écarte pas la possibilité de l'intégrer au pass sanitaire. Interrogé sur le sujet, Jean Castex a ainsi expliqué que la décision était soumise à la Haute Autorité de Santé. « A la HAS de nous dire si nous devons ou non étendre l'éligibilité du pass à la troisième dose. L'avis est sollicité » a affirmé le Premier ministre en marge d'un déplacement au Vatican le 18 octobre dernier. Mais d'ici là, le pass sanitaire devrait faire l'objet d'une âpre bataille au Palais du Luxembourg. Car si à l'issue de débats souvent électriques, marqués par des divisions au sein même de la majorité, l'Assemblée nationale a donné un premier feu vert au projet de loi "vigilance sanitaire", avec la possibilité de recourir au pass sanitaire jusqu'au 31 juillet 2022, au Sénat, Sénateurs LR et PS entendent restreindre l'utilisation du pass aux départements où moins de 75 % de la population totale est vaccinée. Le dispositif ainsi encadré ne durerait que jusqu'au 28 février, et non au 31 juillet comme le demande le gouvernement. Alors assiste-t-on à une reprise de l'épidémie ? Faut-il craindre une 5ème vague généralisée ? Enfin à l'heure où l'OMS s'agace de l'iniquité vaccinale dans le monde, où en est le mécanisme de distribution des vaccins Covax ? DIFFUSION : du lundi au samedi à 17h45 FORMAT : 65 minutes PRÉSENTATION : Caroline Roux - Axel de Tarlé REDIFFUSION : du lundi au vendredi vers 23h40 RÉALISATION : Nicolas Ferraro, Bruno Piney, Franck Broqua, Alexandre Langeard PRODUCTION : France Télévisions / Maximal Productions Retrouvez C DANS L'AIR sur internet & les réseaux : INTERNET : francetv.fr FACEBOOK : https://www.facebook.com/Cdanslairf5 TWITTER : https://twitter.com/cdanslair INSTAGRAM : https://www.instagram.com/cdanslair/

In The Money Players' Podcast
Nick Luck Daily Ep 339 - Are vets derailing Australia's biggest races?

In The Money Players' Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2021 31:41


Nick is joined by Racing Post senior writer Lee Mottershead to discuss the latest news from around the horseracing world. They begin by discussing the news from Australia that leading Cox Plate fancy Gold Trip (a European import) would likely be withdrawn from the race as he had not satisfied the veterinary check, despite trainers David Eustace and Ciaran Maher plus rider Damien Oliver being more than happy with the horse. Nick talks to an obviously frustrated Eustace and discusses the implications for the international future of the country's biggest races. Nick and Lee look ahead to the weekend, consider the fields sizes at Cheltenham, ponder the likely brilliance of Aidan O'Brien's two year old Luxembourg and talk to Charlie Johnston, the assistant trainer of his chief rival in the Vertem Futurity, Royal Patronage. They also continue the prize money/fixtures debate, noting the intervention of significant political figures. Later in the show, Nick catches up with Thoroughbid founder Will Kinsey, who has details of their latest online auction.