China

By Tempus | 07 Apr 2021

Yunnan Province: the travels of a gallerist

Bordering Tibet, Vietnam, Laos, and Myanmar in China’s southwest, the remote Yunnan Province is a treasure trove waiting to be explored. The most diverse province in China with 55 ethnic minorit... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 31 Mar 2021

The luxury British brand selling trunks to save (elephant) trunks

Oliver Tomalin, founder of ethical men’s swim and resort wear label Love Brand & Co, is deadly serious when he says he was destined to launch a fashion and lifestyle brand committed to savin... Read More

By Daniel Pembrey | 25 Feb 2021

Snøhetta co-founder Kjetil Trædal Thorsen takes Tempus on a tour of Norway’s untamed landscapes to share his architectural inspiration

Born in the small fishing town Haugesund on Norway’s exposed west coast, Kjetil Trædal Thorsen had little idea his work would come to define Norwegian architecture. In the 1960s, befo... Read More

By Tempus | 12 Feb 2021

Celebrate the Year of the Ox with these elaborate timepieces honouring the Chinese New Year

When it comes to gift-giving, one can rarely go wrong with haute horology. It’s little wonder that, each year, the watch industry honours Chinese New Year with some of its most magnificent novel... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Jan 2021

Holiday booking firm Hoo reveals the cheapest countries for five-star hotel stays

Once international travel recommences, adventurous jetsetters across the globe are looking to celebrate by splurging on a holiday and splashing just a little bit more cash than they normally would, fr... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 19 Jan 2021

In-house insight: a look at the modern butler with Polo & Tweed CEO and founder Lucy Challenger

To understand the way in which the general public sees butlers, and British butlers in particular, one need look no further than the hit Netflix show Bridgerton. This whimsical period comedy, set... Read More

By Tempus | 16 Jan 2021

The best luxury products commemorating Chinese New Year

There's no denying that the 2020/21 New Year celebrations - as defined by the Gregorian calendar at least - were a bit of a let-down, as billions of people across the glob... Read More

By Tempus | 07 Jan 2021

Prada posts operating profit for 2020 after H2 rebound fuelled by China

Italian fashion brand Prada has revealed that it closed 2020 with an operating profit after a strong performance in the second half of the year cancelled out the downturn caused by the ... Read More

By Tempus | 05 Jan 2021

Bentley posts record sales in 2020 despite industry challenges

Luxury car manufacturer Bentley Motors has this week announced that it saw record sales across 2020, beating out the previous year by two per cent despite significant obstacles posed by the ongoing co... Read More

By Darren Roiser | 09 Nov 2020

KWM managing partner Darren Roiser reveals his key ingredients to creating better business through crisis

When the European arm of international law firm King & Wood Mallesons’ (KWM) filed for administration in January 2017, observers followed an unfolding saga as the UK experienced its largest ... Read More

By Tempus | 31 Aug 2020

Spotlight on White City: how this London suburb became a trendy oasis for young entrepreneurs

Of all of London’s suburbs, White City is possibly one of the most vibrant hubs for those seeking a day trip that seamlessly combines traditional charm with a trendy edge. For those visiting the... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 29 Jun 2020

Breitling CEO Georges Kern sheds fresh light on the future of watch fairs, timepiece trends and the new meaning of luxury

Georges Kern is a driving force in the world of watchmaking. CEO of Breitling, he has overseen a dramatic modernisation of the brand’s approach to the market, transforming the image of a refined... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 08 Jun 2020

How the Ferretti Yacht 500 is marking a trailblazing and stylish new era of design moods for the Italian shipbuilder

Ferretti Yachts has always put comfort at the heart of its shipbuilding. The Italian yachtmaker was founded in 1968 and is known today for its fleet of 50ft to 96ft luxury flybridges and scores o... Read More

By Alejandro Agag | 04 Jun 2020

Formula E founder Alejandro Agag: “Covid-19 is a test run for when we need to act on climate change. That time is now.”

Download your free copy of Tempus today   June sees the television premiere of And We Go Green – a documentary film chronicling the rise of Formula E and its positive impact in co... Read More

By Peter Malmstrom | 25 May 2020

Exclusive: We put the Rolls-Royce Cullinan through its paces during shooting season

Download your complimentary copy of Tempus Magazine issue 67 now  Tempus first became acquainted with the Rolls-Royce Cullinan when the brand launched the luxury SUV in 2018, and then a... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 15 Apr 2020

London calling: how the UK capital became a fintech incubator

Download your complimentary copy of Tempus Magazine issue 67 now  Hear that booming noise? It’s the sound of London-based fintechs smashing records for global investment, making waves in a ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 30 Mar 2020

Mercedes leads the Formula 1 effort to fight COVID-19 as new breathing device is approved by NHS

Mercedes Formula 1 engineers successfully begun production of a new breathing aid for use in hospitals just 100 hours after the first meeting. The Mercedes-AMG High Performance Powertrain&nb... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 19 Feb 2020

Ian Warhurst shares how the Bloodhound LSR’s quest to break the land speed record could inspire a new generation of engineers

Many people have unhealthy obsessions. While some are partial to their favourite tipple, others prefer to smoke, spend or do all of the above. But for Yorkshire-based businessman Ian Warhurst, his obs... Read More