Principality’s Embassy in UK welcomes Little Singers of Monaco

 July 12, 2019

On Sunday 7 July, the Principality’s Embassy in the UK welcomed the Little Singers of Monaco to London, as the choir embarks on a concert tour of Britain. That same evening, by special permission, the choir gave a performance at the city’s Chapel Royal of St. Peter ad Vincula. This historic chapel was constructed in […]

Monaco Telecom connects the Principality to 5G

 July 11, 2019

Before an audience including Minister of State Serge Telle, government ministers Marie-Pierre Gramaglia, Jean Castellini and Patrice Cellario, Country Chief Digital Officer Frédéric Genta, majority shareholder Xavier Niel, Deputy Chairman of Huawei Guo Ping, numerous Monegasque personalities and several of its private and corporate clients, Monaco Telecom announced on Tuesday 9 July that full 5G […]

Reception in Honour of Baccalaureate Students who Obtained the Highest Honours

 July 11, 2019

Patrice Cellario, Minister of Interior, accompanied by Monsignor Barsi, Archbishop of Monaco, Brigitte Boccone-Pagès, Vice-President of the National Council, Isabelle Bonnal, Director of Education, Youth and Sport, as well as other high-ranking dignitaries and Heads of the Principality’s high schools, recently received the 75 students who obtained the highest honours in the 2019 Baccalaureate examinations. […]

Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo will host the illustrious Maison Noura this summer 2019

 July 10, 2019

Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo will host the illustrious Maison Noura this summer. An ephemeral culinary experience not to be missed from 15 July to 25 August 2019. This summer, Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo will be filled with the fragrances of the Middle East with the arrival of Maison Noura, an illustrious institution of Lebanese cuisine based in […]

Autonomous shuttle bus on the Rock

 July 08, 2019

As part of the #ExtendedMonaco program and the development of the Smart City, Monaco is trialing its first autonomous electric shuttle bus on the Rock. The shuttle bus can carry up to 15 passengers (11 seated, 4 standing) and is operated by the Monegasque Bus Company (CAM) in partnership with transport group Keolis, which has […]

Monaco based boss of stairlift firm Acorn Mobility Services pays himself £97m in dividends in a decade

 July 06, 2019

A Monaco-based Yorkshireman has paid himself close to £100million in dividends over the past decade from his stairlift firm. John Jakes, who founded Acorn Mobility Services 27 years ago, has benefited from a steady rise in sales of stairlifts, which has helped him pay out £97.5million in dividends since 2010 – only just less than […]

Citymapper Monaco

 July 06, 2019

Citymapper is a free app designed to make modal transfer easier and promote soft and shared mobility. As part of the Extended Monaco program, the Principality is now integrated into the Citymapper app, where it appears alongside other major cities including Paris, London, Los Angeles, and Mexico City. Every city featured in Citymapper has its […]

Taking the plunge – The divers building Monaco’s extensions

 July 05, 2019

It’s no exaggeration to say that extending land territory in Monaco has always been an uphill battle. The Principality has historically faced the unenviable task of adapting its planning around the narrowness of its 2 km2 territory sandwiched between the Alpes-Maritimes and the Mediterranean. Indeed, since the 1950s, 20% of the Principality’s surface area has […]

Jeremy Meeks naps solo on easyJet’s economy class… amid reports his relationship with millionairess fiancée Chloe Green is ‘strained’

 July 04, 2019

Rumours have been swirling for weeks that his romance with millionairess fiancée Chloe Green is ‘strained’. And Jeremy Meeks further fueled these reports as he was seen flying solo on a plane this week – in economy class. While Chloe, 28, posted snaps from a private jet heading to a pal’s wedding without Jeremy, 35, […]

Monaco and the USA are negotiating agreement for exchange of country-by-country reports

 July 04, 2019

The US announced it is negotiating a competent authority agreement with Monaco that would provide for the exchange of country-by-country reports concerning multinationals operating in their countries. The country-by-country reporting scheme was established by countries in 2015 as a result of the OECD/G20 base erosion profit shifting (BEPS) plan. It provides for the collection and […]

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