SNAP­SHOTS

We rem­i­nisce on some of the most mem­o­rable mo­ments from last year, and pro­vide you with in­ter­est­ing trivia us­ing solid facts and fig­ures that will leave you in awe

Malaysia Tatler Society - - 2018 CONTENTS -

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su­per­mod­els from 20 coun­tries walked the run­way of the 22nd an­nual Vic­to­ria’s Se­cret Fash­ion Show, the first to be held in China. More than 3,000 peo­ple gath­ered in Shang­hai’s Mercedes-Benz Arena for the event

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The weight in carats of the Lesedi La Rona, the sec­ond-largest gem-qual­ity di­a­mond ever dis­cov­ered. Graff Di­a­monds bought it for US$53 mil­lion in Septem­ber

1,000,000

The num­ber of plas­tic bot­tles bought around the world ev­ery minute, a tally ex­pected to surge 20 per cent by 2021. Nine out of 10 are not re­cy­cled, many end­ing up pol­lut­ing oceans and other ecosys­tems

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The land­mark birth­day of Hong Kong Tatler, which is the long­est-stand­ing Tatler ti­tle in Asia. Cel­e­bra­tions cul­mi­nated in a daz­zling Tatler Ball, that was at­tended by more than 350 of Hong Kong’s elite

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