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Written by: Stephanie Horsman

A sculpture fashioned in a fountain and installed on the Larvotto Promenade in 1970 by artist Guy Lartigue is back in its rightful place after a three-year restoration lovingly undertaken by his son....

Daily news

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

MonacoTech has announced that one of the companies they support, Yachtneeds, has just raised €1.25 million in funding, allowing for a major expansion of the business starting this summer....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

As Monte-Carlo Fashion Week celebrates its 10th anniversary this week, the event has become a yardstick for the sustainable and ethical fashion industries....

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

CoinAgenda is currently underway at the Meridien, bringing together experts and the crypto-curious to talk blockchain and cryptocurrency. Organiser Michael Terpin tells us more....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Two spectacular events are coming to the Grimaldi Forum in June featuring music, dance, acrobatics and magic....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The latest initiative supported by the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation will help indigenous peoples and local communities save their forests from decimation and, in turn, help restore the planet...

May 23, 2022 | Business & Finance

Blade takes over Monacair service

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Monacair is one of three regional helicopter companies to have its services taken over by US group Blade Air Mobility, which has begun operations with a seven-minute Nice to Monaco transfer for this w...

Written by: Luke Entwistle

A mid-race mechanical failure ruined Charles Leclerc’s otherwise flawless weekend in Spain, as Max Verstappen took victory on Sunday and moved into pole position in the drivers’ standings....

Written by: Luke Entwistle

In the aftermath of AS Monaco’s draw against Lens, which secured Champions League play-off qualification but wasn’t sufficient to earn second place, owner Dmitry Rybolovlev praised the club’s fighting...

Written by: Luke Entwistle

Philippe Clement’s men secured their place on the bottom step of the Ligue 1 podium on Saturday, as a late Lens equaliser stole direct qualification to the Champion’s League group stages from their gr...

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The Casino de Monte-Carlo was the site for this year’s European Dealer Championships, where the crème de la crème of card dealers competed and Monaco’s young croupiers placed well....

May 21, 2022 | Local News

Trust your senses at Equivoque

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Discover Monaco’s first perfume cocktail list at the new Equivoque rooftop bar, where aroma and flavour are married in an elaborate and interactive menu. Here’s how it works....

Written by: Luke Entwistle

In recent times, AS Monaco have boasted the second-best home record in the French top flight, yet the club still endeavour to solidify their fortress and make it a more daunting prospect for their opp...

May 20, 2022 | Business & Finance

When the astronaut met the movie star

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Monaco’s Shibuya Productions invited a special guest to the premier screening of Top Gun: Maverick at Cannes, fulfilling French astronaut Thomas Pesquet’s lifelong dream of meeting his film hero Tom C...

Written by: Luke Entwistle

As Grand Prix vibes reach fever pitch, Monaco’s Bond international, RS Simulation and iCrew Services are partnering-up to deliver a thrilling F1 simulator experience on the biggest screen you could im...

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

A record-busting 15 teams are now signed up for the 2022 edition of the RWBC, organised by the Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation. Here’s who will be battling it out this year in the Port of Monac...

Written by: Luke Entwistle

AS Monaco manager Philippe Clement has revealed that guaranteed qualification to the Europa League has eased the pressure going into Saturday’s game, saying that the team has “nothing to lose”....

Written by: Luke Entwistle

In an interview with Monaco Life after his Historic GP race, Esteban Gutierrez opened up about the strong, often contrasting emotions that driving an iconic single-seater around the streets of Monte-C...

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The Monaco government has put out an olive branch to French taxi drivers, relaxing summertime quotas in an effort to stave off a protest which threatens to disrupt the Monaco Grand Prix....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The Mairie of Monaco is using the impetus of Monaco Fashion Week to launch an event that will mix style and sustainability, and give a second life to gently-worn clothes....

Written by: Luke Entwistle

With Champions League qualification on the line, AS Monaco held an open day for fans on Wednesday, and will set up a giant screen at Stade Louis II on Saturday for a spectacular open-air cinema experi...

May 19, 2022 | Lifestyle & Wellbeing

Covid statistics show interesting anomalies

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

IMSEE has released the latest Covid-19 picture for the year so far, revealing that more people have been infected in 2022 than the two previous years combined....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The Club Suisse de Monaco recently invited former German government minister Julia Klöckner to speak on a variety of topics, including the effects of rising inflation in the EU....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Monaco-based Venturi Group, headed by Gildo Pastor, can count space exploration to its forward-thinking vision, with its new entity, Venturi Lab, tackling mobility solutions for the Moon and Mars....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Monaco welcomed four new Ambassadors to town this week, given a warm reception by first the Prince, then by the Minister for External Relations and Cooperation, who treated them to lunch....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Artificial tide pools were created in 2019 at water level in front of the Fontvieille Port as part of the government’s ongoing ecological restoration programme. The first results have just been reveal...

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Written by: Cassandra Tanti

As the new head chef of Elsa, Mélanie Serre is discovering the joys and challenges of creating 100% organic dishes. But as Monaco Life discovered, this girl certainly knows how to pack in the flavour....

May 3, 2022 | Lifestyle & Wellbeing

The great detox: EU to ban widely used chemicals

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Up to 74% of consumer and professional products, from food packaging to IV drips, contain toxic chemicals that are leaking into our bodies. This is why a new EU ban on notorious chemicals is so import...

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Three Michelin star chef Yannick Alléno has officially opened his restaurant the Pavyllon at the Hôtel Hermitage, endowing the people of Monaco with an unprecedented sensory experience....

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

In a country of spoils, there is always comfort in finding authenticity, tradition and family values on a plate, and that’s exactly what you get at Em Sherif in the Hôtel de Paris, with that famous Mo...

April 11, 2022 | Local News

Flying into trouble? 

Written by: James Wren

Seabirds represent one of the most threatened groups of birds in the world with almost half of all species in decline. But there is hope, according to new research by ZSL. ...

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Efforts are underway to create a Declaration of Ocean Rights, giving the ocean legal status and a fundamental right to be protected. Law specialist Michelle Bender explains what this means in real ter...

Written by: Luke Entwistle

Yachting is looking towards a sustainable future but, as we learned during Monaco Ocean Week, the industry is lagging behind, often because prospective owners are holding back the tide of change....

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Joblio has kicked its operations in Poland and Moldova into hypergear, recruiting female Ukrainian refugees for legitimate jobs in Germany, and pulling them away from the attention of human trafficker...

Written by: Luke Entwistle

Having raced alongside the likes of Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, Clivio Piccione is now proposing a radical, sustainable and equitable karting championship that has the potential to fundamentally ...

February 25, 2022 | Business & Finance

Interview: Restaurant guru Riccardo Giraudi

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Beefbar founder Riccardo Giraudi talks about his exciting new vegan venture, the Leafbar, while revealing what it takes to make it in an industry that is not for the faint of heart… or stomach....

February 14, 2022 | Local News

“If it’s easy, it’s a trap”

Written by: Luke Entwistle

Romain Goiran, owner of Ambitious Monte-Carlo, spoke to Monaco Life about boxing through the pandemic, supporting fighters in Cameroon, and reviving the Fight AIDS Cup with Louis Ducruet....

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

This is the extraordinary story of how two very different teams of researchers at the Scientific Centre of Monaco are looking to the ocean to unlock the mysteries of childhood cancer....

February 1, 2022 | Local News

Inside Monaco’s Covid laboratory

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Up to a thousand Covid tests a day are analysed in Monaco’s high security laboratory, where scientists are not only looking for positive cases but are intensely searching for new variants....

January 28, 2022 | Local News

Photos: Spring/Summer Haute Couture show

Written by: Isabella Marino

Monaco Life fashion contributor Isabella Marino takes us inside Paris Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2022 and shows us her favourite looks by Stéphane Rolland and Dior....

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. ...

Princely Family

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Prince Albert has been presented with The Perfect World Foundation Award by Sarah Duchess of Yorkduring the organisations2022 Arctic Ocean Galain Sweden....

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Princess Charlene was joined by her husband Prince Albert and children Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella on Saturday as she showed her support for the kids participating in the Sainte Dvote Rugb...

Written by: Luke Entwistle

Stoffel Vandoorne pulled off a stunning drive to win the fifth Monaco ePrix on Saturday as Princess Charlene made her first public appearance in over a year for the trophy ceremony....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Prince Albert II has just returned from a whirlwind trip to several Italian towns linked to the Grimaldi family including many interesting UNESCO World Heritage sites. Heres a wrap-up of his time ...

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Prince Albert II is undertaking a cross-country three-day excursion to Italy to revisit lands that have historical ties to the Grimaldi family as far back as 1532....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

An Easter photo released by the Palace shows a smiling Princely family with a vibrant looking Princess Charlene who has made her debut back into public life since returning to Monaco in November....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The Palace has revealed that Prince Albert II has contracted Covid-19 for the second time but insists he is asymptomatic and his health is not a cause of any concern....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

The Stony Brook Foundation is paying tribute to Prince Albert II at a gala event at Cipriani in New York City for his commitment and dedication to ocean conservation and sustainability....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Prince Albert has announced in a video message that Monaco is officially welcoming refugees from the conflict in Ukraine and a special unit has been created to support and receive victims....

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella dressed in bright green outfits have celebrated their Irish roots with their father Prince Albert at the Princess Grace Irish Library in Monaco....

March 13, 2022 | Local News

Monaco’s Princess returns home

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Princess Charlene has made her long-awaited return to the Principality of Monaco where she will continue the final stage of her recovery with her family the Palace has announced....

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Chinese President Xi Jinping praised Prince Albert and his children on Sunday during a meeting in Beijing while encouraging more enterprises in Monaco to invest in China....

February 3, 2022 | Local News

The year of Prince Albert I begins

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

To mark the 100th anniversary of the death of the Explorer Prince Prince Albert I a whole schedule of events is planned for this year. Here is what to expect....

January 27, 2022 | Local News

Monaco celebrates it’s patron saint

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Prince Albert was joined by his children Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella for the annual boat burning ceremony of Sainte Devot on a chilly but clear evening on Wednesday....

Written by: Cassandra Tanti

Amid St. Devot celebrations the Palace provided an update on Princess Charlenes health saying that her recovery is very encouraging and will likely to continue for a number of weeks....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

Prince Albert II has unveiled a new photographic portrait of his great-grandfather at the National Council Library which Prince Albert I founded along with the constitution of Monaco in 1911....

Written by: Stephanie Horsman

During a Municipal Council meeting on Monday evening the new street names for the Principalitys land extension project Mareterra were unanimously voted and agreed upon....

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 Years 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....

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A sculpture fashioned in a fountain and installed on the Larvotto Promenade in 1970 by artist Guy Lartigue is back in its rightful place after a three-year restoration lovingly undertaken by his son. Much to the delight of the community!

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Monacair is one of three regional helicopter companies to have been taken over by US group Blade Air Mobility, which will begin operations with a seven-minute Nice to Monaco transfer during this week’s Monaco Grand Prix.

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Jumping International de Monte-Carlo returns just in time to kick off the summer season, with some of the
world's best horses and riders competing in this, the 10th stage of the prestigious Longines Global Champions Tour circuit.

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Miami GP: Charles Leclerc took pole position ahead of team-mate Carlos Sainz in a session that once again demonstrated how close the battle is at the front of the pack.
It is his 12th pole position, which sees him equal the number of Ferrari poles secured by Sebastian Vettel.

The Monegasque driver is pictured here with legendary actor Michael Douglas, ahead of the main race Sunday night.

Stay tuned for further information!

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Monaco Ambassadors Club members are among the first to try the new Pavyllon restaurant by Yannick Alléno at the Hermitage Hotel, as the club ramps up its post-pandemic events schedule with new and exciting offers.

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