Better-than-expected Chinese trade data and a stable yuan helped to lift the bourse on Thursday, but the JSE was still down for the week. There are many times when oil prices have increased enough to create the pinch consumers are about to feel on the latest round of tariffs, writes Conor Sen. The by-election win in ward 29 in Ekurhuleni has resulted in the ANC having seats in council, while seats are needed for a majority. Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary told staff on July 11 that Bellew would step down at the end of , and easyJet announced his arrival as its new COO at an unspecified date, a week later. But seasonally adjusted mining production rose 3. India says changing the status of Kashmir is an internal affair and aimed at developing the region. My habit of rolling my underpants into my boots to save space turned a favour into an embarrassing episode.
Comic albums are a distinct and revered cultural institution in the Franco-Belgian world, with a variety of genres and styles catering to a diverse audience. Brussels has been the epicenter of the comic art form since the earlyth century, and a great source of talent. The influence of Franco-Belgian comic style has spilled over to the rest of the continent defining a distinct European comic book tradition. Temporary exhibits also explore the latest developments in the world of both European comics and comic traditions from other continents. Perhaps the main highlight of the permanent exhibition is the array of original drawings by comic grandmasters.
A strip club is a venue where strippers provide adult entertainment , predominantly in the form of striptease or other erotic or exotic dances. Strip clubs typically adopt a nightclub or bar style, and can also adopt a theatre or cabaret -style. American-style strip clubs began to appear outside North America after World War II , arriving in Asia in the late s and Europe in ,  where they competed against the local English and French styles of striptease and erotic performances. Profitability of strip clubs, as with other service-oriented businesses, is largely driven by location and customer spending habits. The better appointed a club is, in terms of its quality of facilities, equipment, furniture, and other elements, the more likely customers are to encounter cover charges and fees for premium features such as VIP rooms.