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January 22, 2022 | Local News

No vaccine pass needed in Monaco

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Monaco will not introduce a vaccine pass, which has been deemed constitutional in France and will take affect on Monday 24th January. However, the pass will still be required for residents crossing t...

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January 22, 2022 | Local News

“We must be ambitious”

Written by: Luke Entwistle

Having secured his first victory as Monaco manager, Philippe Clement told Monaco Life that he expects a tough challenge on Sunday, especially given his side’s difficulties on the road this season....

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Lieutenant-Colonel Gilles Convertini has officially handed over command of the Carabinieri Corps to Commander Martial Pied, marking the end of 38 years of service under two Princes of Monaco....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Monaco-based designer of cosmetic actives Exsymol has signed a partnership with OceanoScientific Expeditions, which will in part help protect organisms living in little explored coral reefs....

January 21, 2022 | Business & Finance

Marc Vassallo stepping in as new Secretary General

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The position of Secretary General in the Prince’s government, left open by the retirement of Robert Colle, is being filled by the current Deputy Secretary General, Marc Vassallo....

January 21, 2022 | Lifestyle & Wellbeing

France to ease Covid measures in February

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

French Prime Minister Jean Castex has outlined the plan for the gradual lifting of Covid restrictions next month, despite the country still seeing extremely high case numbers.  ...

January 20, 2022 | Business & Finance

National Council looks to a positive 2022

Written by: Luke Entwistle

During his annual address to the press, National Council President Stéphane Valeri was optimistic for 2022, saying "there are reasons to hope that we can get back to a quasi-normal life.”...

January 20, 2022 | Business & Finance

Government reactivates financial support measures

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Businesses that are suffering an economic loss under the fifth wave of the pandemic will once again receive assistance from the government....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Nice Côte d’Azur airport ended 2021 with over 6.5 million passengers passing through, higher than expected and fuelled mainly by a strong summer season and the return of long-haul flights. ...

January 20, 2022 | Local News

Weekend Ski Report: 21st to 23rd January

Written by: Luke Entwistle

It is expected to be another mild, sunny weekend at the region’s ski resorts with plenty of standing snow, while Valberg will be hosting a Monte-Carlo Rallye event on Friday....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The celebration of Sainte Devote, Monaco’s Patron Saint, will be held next week, and again this year the Principality is taking adapted measures to ensure the health and safety of all who wish to pa...

January 20, 2022 | Lifestyle & Wellbeing

Government reports new Covid-related death

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

A 72-year-old has become the latest Covid victim in Monaco, and the third in just over a week....

Written by: Luke Entwistle

Philippe Clement’s reign as Monaco manager is only two games old, but the Belgian is wasting no time in implementing his style. However, he told Monaco Life that there are still issues to resolve....

January 19, 2022 | Local News

Focus on breast cancer at Oncology Biennial

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The Monegasque Oncology Biennial will kick off at the end of January, highlighting major advances in oncology, pharmaceuticals and haematology, but this year the spotlight is on breast cancer. ...

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The Monte-Carlo Television Festival has put out a call for film and TV entries for the Golden Nymph Awards in June....

January 19, 2022 | Local News

“It is clearly our best match”

Written by: Luke Entwistle

Sasa Obradovic praised his players for what he believes to be their best match under his management on Tuesday, as Monaco strolled to victory against Lyon-Villeurbanne....

January 19, 2022 | Local News

No Jardin Exotique until 2023, says mayor

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Monaco Mayor Georges Marsan says the Jardin Exotique will not reopen before 2023, saying the €16 million that was earmarked to complete works has not materialised.  ...

January 18, 2022 | Business & Finance

This is the Prince’s new equal Cabinet

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Prince Albert has chaired the first meeting of his new Cabinet headed by Laurent Anselmi at the Prince's Palace, unprecedentedly made up of half women, half men....

Written by: Luke Entwistle

Prince Albert revealed that skier Arnaud Alessandria will be the flag bearer in the upcoming Beijing Winter Olympics, while bobsleigh duo Rudy Rinaldi and Boris Vain will also form Monaco’s team....

January 18, 2022 | Local News

Condors of Monaco shine

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

In the midst of the pandemic, the Princess Charlene Foundation and the Monaco Association for Latin America joined forces to create a rugby school in Ecuador. The result was the Condors of Monaco....

January 18, 2022 | Lifestyle & Wellbeing

Covid circulation stabilises for first time since October

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

More people are testing for Covid than ever before in Monaco, however the rate of infection, known as the incidence rate, has finally stabilised at a high 1,953....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The fight against poverty was highlighted to more than 500 primary and secondary school children from Monaco as they voted for their favourite short films in the Cinema for Change festival....

January 17, 2022 | Lifestyle & Wellbeing

CHPG under strain

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

About a hundred Princess Grace Hospital staff are currently Covid positive, leaving shortages at the facility at a time when hospital admissions are on the rise....

January 17, 2022 | Business & Finance

New A8 rest stop to have views and terraces

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The days of the grotty Beausoleil rest stop are coming to a close on the A8, where renovations will transform underutilised space and offer high-end amenities....

Written by: Luke Entwistle

Pigeons occupied the pitch for much of the match, even changing halves with the players at half-time, confident that their feeding wouldn’t be threatened by a Clermont offensive....

January 17, 2022 | Lifestyle & Wellbeing

France approves vaccine pass

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The French parliament gave the thumbs up to the controversial vaccine pass on Sunday, excluding unvaccinated people from restaurants, cinemas and other venues. ...

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January 15, 2022 | Local News

Seagliders: the future of coastal transport?

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Imagine cruising the coastline from Monaco to Saint Tropez in this high-speed, low-altitude, zero-emission Seaglider. It could happen as soon as 2025, and co-creator Billy Thalheimer tells us how....

January 12, 2022 | Local News

Mitchell to remain patient in transfer window

Written by: Luke Entwistle

In an exclusive interview with Monaco Life, AS Monaco Sporting Director Paul Mitchell reveals that the club is currently reluctant to delve back into the market following the signing of Vanderson....

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

The luxury industry has changed dramatically thanks to a new generation of high net worth consumers, digital advances and, of course, a worldwide pandemic. ...

December 31, 2021 | Local News

“Education has been neglected globally”

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

World leaders including Prince Albert came together for RewirEd in Dubai, a high-profile event designed to put education on the global agenda. We talk to Dr. Tariq Al Gurg, CEO of Dubai Cares, organis...

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

There are few experiences as luxurious as indulging in an entire Michelin starred menu dedicated to the rare and delectable Alba truffle....

December 18, 2021 | Local News

Charles Leclerc: Season in review

Written by: Luke Entwistle

We look back at Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc's consistent, but often unspectacular, F1 season and examine what it means for the Monegasque's year ahead. ...

Written by: Luke Entwistle

ASM’s eight game unbeaten run came to an end at the hands of PSG, a run which can be largely attributed to Monaco’s effective high-press. Did Sunday’s loss expose weaknesses within this system?...

December 15, 2021 | Local News

Hope for coral reefs

Written by: James Wren

The effects of climate change on marine environments can be seen across the world, and nowhere is this more apparent than our coral reefs which are one of the most threatened ecosystems on Earth. ...

December 9, 2021 | Local News

Monaco Experiences: Spa Metropole by Givenchy

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Experiences are more precious than ever, and Monaco is accustomed to offering the best. This time, we head to Spa Metropole by Givenchy, where fashion house chic meets mind and body revival....

November 29, 2021 | Business & Finance

Passing through Monaco: Ava Airways CEO Olivier Arrindell

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Olivier Arrindell is not shy about the grand expectations he has for Ava Airways, the airline venture he founded some years ago to properly connect Europe to the Caribbean and the Americas....

Written by: Luke Entwistle

We discover the stories behind two standout start-ups at this year’s Vroom summit: L-Base and its treatment for lung cancer, and Prinker with its revolutionary temporary tattoos. ...

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Monaco Life was in Milan for the unveiling of the Soriano Giaguaro V1R electric motorbike, “one of the most advanced, stylish, environmentally friendly Italian machines on the planet.” ...

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Zak Johnson is using the blockchain to put traceability into sustainability, allowing people to track plastic from the moment it is deposited to the time it is turned into high-end clothing....

November 6, 2021 | Local News

Profile: Personal stylist Stylemebella

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

One of Monaco’s most stylish personalities Isabella Marino gives us her hot tips on this year’s fashion trends and advice on how to achieve the perfect look....

Written by: James Wren

The planet is facing two of the biggest threats in its history, biodiversity loss and climate change. Our collective failure to act is having disastrous consequences....

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

We talk to Francesco Grosoli, CEO of CMB Monaco, about the bank’s ambitious transformation plan and catering to the new generation of HNWIs....

October 21, 2021 | Business & Finance

Profile: Boutique brokerage Cecil Wright and Partners

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

We speak to Cecil Wright and Partners Director Henry Smith about the benefits of being a small brokerage, why the focus on Feadship, and the growing demand for sailing yachts....

October 18, 2021 | Business & Finance

Interview: The artful eye of Sabrina Monteleone-Oeino

Written by: Claire Griffiths

Sabrina Monte-Carlo is the go-to interior design studio for anyone looking to add a touch of ‘je ne sais quoi’ to their interior or outside spaces....

October 13, 2021 | Business & Finance

Interview: MYS General Director Gaëlle Tallarida

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

As head of the world’s most prestigious yacht show, Gaëlle Tallarida had something even more challenging to overcome this year than a worldwide pandemic – the high expectations of exhibitors....

October 10, 2021 | Business & Finance

Interview: Patrick Coote, Northrop & Johnson

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Patrick Coote talks artificial intelligence, whether this year’s Monaco Yacht Show lived up to expectations, and what it’s like to head the fastest growing yacht brokerage in the continent....

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Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Lieutenant-Colonel Gilles Convertini has officially handed over command of the Carabinieri Corps to Commander Martial Pied, marking the end of 38 years of service under two Princes of Monaco....

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

In delivering his annual New Year’s Eve speech, Prince Albert has told the people of Monaco that, through solidarity, “2022 will be another step forward on the path to a fairer and more humane pre...

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Princess Charlene and Princess Stephanie have publicly shared their grief over the death of South African civil rights activist and theologian Archbishop Desmond Tutu....

December 23, 2021 | Local News

Princess Charlene’s recovery continues

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The Palace has revealed that Princess Charlene’s recovery will take a “few more months”, however her prognosis is “encouraging”....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Princess Charlene has shared an illustrated Christmas family portrait on her Instagram page, showing a stylised illustration of the family next to a Christmas tree....

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella were joined by their aunt Princess Stephanie and cousins for the family’s annual Christmas gift giving tradition at the Palace on Wednesday....

December 3, 2021 | Local News

Gogo shows it’s never too late to learn

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

To celebrate the International Convention on the Rights of the Child, Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella joined their father Prince Albert and aunt Princess Caroline for the screening of an inspira...

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Soroptimist Club, Prince Albert and the twins this week planted a South African jacaranda on the Casino Terraces....

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

It was the tear-jerker moment of National Day, when Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella held up signs from the Palace, saying “We miss you mommy” and “We love you mommy”....

November 18, 2021 | Local News

Prince talks about family ahead of National Day

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

In his traditional National Day interview, Prince Albert has spoken of his wife's recovery, the serious role he takes in parenting, and his children’s 'mini school' in the Palace....

November 16, 2021 | Local News

Princess Charlene suspends public duties

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The Palace has announced that Princess Charlene will not attend National Day celebrations planned for 19th November due to a “state of deep general fatigue”....

November 15, 2021 | Local News

Monaco celebrates National Day at Dubai Expo

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Prince Albert was joined by his extended family at the Dubai Expo for National Day celebrations that included a circus show and performances by the Ballets de Monte-Carlo....

November 8, 2021 | Local News

Welcome home Princess!

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Princess Charlene has finally been reunited in Monaco with her husband Prince Albert and children Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella, after being held-up in South Africa due to medical issues....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Prince Albert has revealed that Princess Charlene will return to the Principality “very shortly” and is anticipated to be on the scene for this year’s National Day festivities....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Pierre Casiraghi is continuing the Grimaldi family’s love affair with Dior that began with Princess Grace, becoming the French fashion house’s latest brand ambassador....

October 12, 2021 | Local News

Watch the preview: Alick and Albert

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

In an unlikely friendship, the Prince of Monaco and an artist from the Torres Strait have united in a captivating new documentary film to help fight climate change and protect the ocean....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

To mark the 10th wedding anniversary of the Prince and Princess of Monaco, the Principality has unveiled a limited edition €2 coin depicting the profiles of the Princely couple....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Glamour was back in full force Thursday at the Monte-Carlo Gala, as the Princely family welcomed VIPs to the Palace for the exclusive Prince Albert Foundation charity event....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Prince Albert II has made an official visit to Kiel where he took part in celebrations of his great-grandfather, Prince Albert I, who had deep connections with the northern German city....

September 12, 2021 | Local News

Prince sets the record straight

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Prince Albert has gone on the record to dispel rumours that there is a rift in his marriage, telling the press that Princess Charlene did “not go into exile” or “leave in a huff”. ...

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Lieutenant-Colonel Gilles Convertini has officially handed over command of the Carabinieri Corps to Commander Martial Pied, marking the end of 38 years of service under two Princes of Monaco.

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Today the President of the National Council Stéphane Valeri wished the assembled press and all of Monaco a Happy New Year on Thursday, adding that he hoped that this year would see the end of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Today Prince Albert II presented the Monaco Olympic team for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics at the @yachtclubmonaco
Skier Arnaud Alessandria, Bobsleigh duo Boris Vain and Rudy Rinaldi, and substitute Anthony Rinaldi will all be heading to China in under two weeks time.
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Yesterday night, @asmonaco secured an emphatic 4-0 victory against @clermontfoot in the first home game of 2022.
Prince Albert was in attendance as a Ben Yedder double helped the Principality side to victory in Phillipe Clement’s first home match!

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This quote is from our latest interviewee Billy Thalheimer, Co-Founder and CEO of REGENT creator of the seaglider.

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Imagine cruising the coastline between Monaco and Saint Tropez in this high-speed, low-altitude, zero-emission seaglider. It could happen as soon as 2025, and co-creator Billy Thalheimer tells us how.

Read the full article and all the latest news updates online now 🇲🇨 link in bio!

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The Fight AIDS Cup charity match, organised by Louis Ducruet and Romain Goiran, is returning for a second edition, pitting Prince Albert’s Barbagiuans against Princess Stephanie’s Circus Football Club.

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The legendary Café de Paris will be taking up temporary residence in the glamorous Salle Empire at the Hotel de Paris during an extensive one-year renovation of the original Monte-Carlo site.

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Interview with AS Monaco women’s defender Maddie Watson after their victory over Colomiers in the Coupe de France. ...

Vanderson was welcomed to the club by Sporting Director Paul Mitchell and Vice-President Oleg Petrov on Friday. The exciting young talent said, “I chose Monaco because it’s a big European club, an important club. I want to invoice myself in this club, and bring as much joy as possible to our supporters!”

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It should be another mild weekend at the region’s ski resorts, with no snow forecast, largely sunny skies and strong wind gusts at some resorts. There is still 100cm of snow at Les Deux Alpes.

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