The Story of How a Road-Legal Porsche 917 Roams the Streets of Monaco

 April 18, 2018

The last thing one would expect to see on the roads of any city in the world is a Le Mans-winning racer whooshing by. But thanks to the legal system of the Principality of Monaco, that is a common occurrence on the streets of Monte Carlo. A Porsche 917, wearing 1970s-style Martini racing livery and […]

Putting a legendary factory racer onto the public highway

 April 18, 2018

Amid the bustle and hubbub of a popular Riviera restaurant, a baritone burble rises through the floor, vibrating up high, elegant heels and tapered table legs to resonate around the rims of thin-stemmed wine glasses. Angry pops and crackles from the street outside are followed by a final ear-splitting bark that sees food spill from […]

Suite Rafael Nadal

 April 18, 2018

Rafael Nadal opened a suite in his name at the Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort on Monday in the presence of His Serene Highness Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco. The 92m² suite includes memorabilia from Nadal’s career, including a tennis racquet, shirt, shoes and photos of his 10 titles at the Monte-Carlo Country Club, […]

Offshore Urban Extension – The State Meets Larvotto Traders

 April 18, 2018

In the approach to the summer season, Government Ministers Marie-Pierre Gramaglia and Jean Castellini met with traders from the Larvotto beach resort area to discuss various issues that concern them. Various questions arose at this meeting, in particular with regard to work on the offshore urban extension project, the monitoring of bathing water and future […]

Tears, tirades and tantrums: The explosive first interview with Sir Philip Green since the toxic collapse of BHS reveals the defiance of a wounded tycoon

 April 17, 2018

“I want to pull out. I don’t want to do this interview any more. You can stay for lunch, but you are getting me annoyed.” It’s only 20 minutes into the first interview he has given since the BHS debacle, but Sir Philip Green is already simmering a fraction of a degree below boiling point. A […]

Château de Pommard Monaco Launch by Club Vivanova

 April 16, 2018

Château de Pommard . Monaco Launch Wine Palace Monte Carlo Premium Burgundy Wine Degustation Wednesday 25th April 2018 . 8pm Members Only . Join the Club Trade Professionals Welcome . Book Online Club Vivanova is delighted to announce our collaboration with the Famille Carabello-Baum and Château de Pommard. Join our exclusive members-only Burgundian wine degustation evening at the Wine […]

Accreditation of H.E. Mr. Robert Fillon to the Republic of Malta

 April 16, 2018

On 13 April 2018, H.E. Mr. Robert Fillon presented his Letters of Credence to H.E. Ms. Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, President of the Republic of Malta.  As a reminder, H.E. Mr. Fillon is also Ambassador of Monaco to Italy, San Marino, Romania, Croatia and Slovenia. This was followed by a short meeting, in the presence of […]

Monaco Celebrates World Circus Day

 April 16, 2018

Monaco Celebrates World Circus Day Saturday 21 April – 3 p.m. – Louis II Stadium – School Gymnastics Hall (Salle de gymnastique scolaire). In 2009, the World Circus Federation, of which H.S.H. Princess Stéphanie is Honorary President and “Extraordinary Ambassador,” proclaimed 21 April “World Circus Day.” This year, the Principality, through the Monte-Carlo International Circus […]

Gilles Tonelli pays working visit to Lebanon

 April 16, 2018

From 9 to 13 April 2018, a Monegasque delegation led by Gilles Tonelli, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, paid a working visit to Lebanon in order to strengthen friendly ties and cooperation between the two nations. During the visit, the Monegasque delegation was received by the Lebanese President Mr Michel Aoun. Other meetings with […]

Launch of the United Nations Road Safety Trust Fund

 April 16, 2018

On Thursday 12 April 2018, the General Assembly launched the United Nations Road Safety Trust Fund, the aim of which is to speed up progress in improving road safety at a worldwide level by filling gaps in the mobilisation of resources for effective action at all levels. Speaking at this launch, Jean Todt, United Nations […]

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