Daily Archives: July 19, 2013

Ravi Mattu

It’s summer holiday time in the UK, which means a good chunk of the country decamps to France. For those who end up in Paris, things may be a bit more welcoming than in the past.

That’s because the city’s Chamber of Commerce for Business and Industry has just launched a guide for Parisians to help them respond better to foreign tourists. Do You Speak Touriste? has information on how to deal with visitors from 11 countries, from Brits, Americans and Italians to Chinese, Japanese and Brazilians. Read more

John Gapper

JK Rowling is very annoyed at Russells, a London law firm that specialises in entertainment and media, for leaking the fact that she had written The Cuckoo’s Calling under the name Robert Galbraith. Read more