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An agreement was signed at the Ministry of State by the representatives of the Monaco Bus Company Management and the Union of the Bus Company of Monaco.
This concludes negotiations that started in July with three weeks of strike action by CAM staff.
At the initiative of the union, the parties implemented a joint commission of “settlement of different collective orders” chaired by a representative of the Administration and composed of three representatives of the Directorate as well as three representatives of the personnel, in accordance with the collective agreement of the CAM.
“The role of the Administration was to facilitate the dialogue between the management and the union” says Cyril Gomez, Director General of the Department of Equipment, Environment and Urbanism, who chaired the Joint Commission. He adds, “This work, which concludes today with the signing of an agreement, has made it possible to find solutions that can align Management’s proposals with some of the demands expressed by the staff of the CAM.”
After seven meetings of the Joint Committee, between 22 August and 20 November, the two parties agreed on a number of points, including the planning of bus drivers, the organisation of weekends and the premium off-beat meal.
A new photo book paying tribute to the 126 people who work behind the scenes at the Prince’s Palace and his private home, Roc Agel, has been released.
Prince Albert has joined a gathering of the entire Red Cross Movement in Geneva for a conference under the theme: ‘Acting today to shape the world of tomorrow’.
Monaco now has four new Ambassadors from Belarus, Malayia, Mali and the European Union.
For the first time, Monte Carlo will play host to the World Top Model final, set to take place on 14th December at the Fairmont Hotel.
Home to world famous designers, fashionistas and high-end stores, Monaco continues to make an impression on the fashion map. The Monaco Government Tourist Bureau has associated with Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2016, August 24-28, for the second time in a row to enhance the destination's appeal in the India market. Monaco Tourism will be sponsoring the presentation of designer Sanjay Garg who will showcase his collection entitled: Monkey Business. Fabrics used are Gajji Silk, Mashru, and Kadhwa. Engineered layout panel, different tissues and metallics, quilting, wool, silk, digital prints, textures from Varanasi and Chanderi are other major highlights. The collection is expected to entice people who are planning their festive outfits with a unique and modern outlook.
Rajeev Nangia, director, Monaco Government Tourist Bureau-India, said, “We are proud to partner with Lakmé Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2016 for second time in a row as it celebrates yet another facet of the destination. Monaco continues to make an impression on the fashion map and is indisputably one of the world’s stylish destinations. Therefore, this association with LFW gives the right platform to showcase the splendour to global Indians who are today well-travelled.”
Monaco is a popular hotspot for the rich and famous from around the world. Every year, the city welcomes scores of celebrities, business tycoons, sports stars and couples who come to its shores. In recent times, a number of Indians have travelled to Monaco for a wedding, leisure and honeymoon. Monaco features over 4,000 luxurious brands, including Gucci, Dior, Lanvin, Sonia Rykiel, FRED, Valentino and Cartier, amongst others. (Sources: financialexpress.com, traveltrendstoday.com)