Exposition Milano 2015 Lancement du Pavillon Monaco

 January 31, 2014

Monaco, Thursday 30 January 2014 – at a press conference, in the presence of Laurent Nouvion, President of the National Council, H.E. Mr. Philippe Narmino, General Secretary of the Monegasque Red Cross and H.E. Mr. Antonio Morabito, Ambassador of Italy, a presentation of Monaco’s Pavilion at the Expo Milan 2015 was given by José Badia, […]

Belgians triumph in Rallye Monte Carlo Historique

 January 30, 2014

The Belgian’s national anthem rang out for the sixth time in 17 editions of the Rallye Monte Carlo Historique, this time for Jose Lareppe and teammate Lieven David in an Opel Kadett GT/E which led from the start. The remaining 257 competitors out of the 314, who set out five days ago, slipped and slid […]

Sainte Devote Rugby Challenge

 January 30, 2014

Saturday 1st February 2014 – In collaboration with the Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation, the Fédération Monégasque de Rugby is organising the 4th edition of the “Sainte-Dévote Challenge” as part of the festivities in honour of the Patron Saint of the Principality. This event will take place on Saturday 1st February 2014, from 14:00 to […]

Presentation of Monegasque Athletes

 January 29, 2014

This morning, the Monegasque athletes who will be taking part in the Olympic Games in Sochi were presented in the presence of T.S.H. the Sovereign Prince and Princess Charlene, H.E. Mr. Michel Roger, Minister of State, Henry Rey, Vice-President of the Monegasque Olympic Committee, H.E. Mrs. Yvette Lambin-Berti, Secretary General and many dignitaries. This occasion […]

V.I.P treatment at the Monte Carlo ballet

 January 28, 2014

Be enraptured by the exhilarating atmosphere of a ‘Les Ballets de Monte Carlo’ Imprévu performance. Take advantage of the ballet’s special rate card and enjoy ‘La Belle’ – Jean-Christophe Maillot’s unique take on the classic ‘Sleeping Beauty’. This special performance, on 4th and 5th February, is reserved only for those who hold a ‘Ballets de […]

AS Monaco tax status resolved

 January 27, 2014

AS Monaco FC announced on its website on Friday that it has reached agreement with French football league body LFP that guarantees its continuing participation in the league without having to be domiciled in France and subject to its tax laws. The LFP (League de Football Professionnel) which runs the French leagues had announced in […]

Princess Grace movie to open Cannes Festival

 January 27, 2014

The highly-anticipated film ‘Grace of Monaco’ is to open this year’s Cannes Film Festival in May. Starring Nicole Kidman as Princess Grace and Tim Roth as Prince Rainier III, the film was expected to be released last year but has been delayed reportedly due to editing disagreements. As is normal with the festival, the opening […]

New record for Oceanographic Museum

 January 25, 2014

Musée Océanographique de Monaco has hit an attendance record of over 700,000 visitors last year. The museum attracts thousands each day with its exhibitions, events and exotic sea creatures. On Tuesday 21st January, the director of the Oceanographic Museum, Robert Calcagno, proudly announced the new attendance record for 2013. More than 700,000 people went to […]

Commemoration of the Day of Memory of the Holocaust and the Prevention of Crimes against Humanity

 January 24, 2014

On the initiative of the Council of Europe, Education Ministers of member States adopted a declaration establishing a day of memory of the Holocaust and the prevention of crimes against humanity. The Principality of Monaco, which is a member of the Council of Europe, chose the date of 27 January, the anniversary of the liberation […]

HSBC imposes restrictions on large cash withdrawals

 January 24, 2014

Some HSBC customers have been prevented from withdrawing large amounts of cash because they could not provide evidence of why they wanted it, the BBC has learnt. Listeners have told Radio 4’s Money Box they were stopped from withdrawing amounts ranging from £5,000 to £10,000. HSBC admitted it has not informed customers of the change […]

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