Breaking News

The number of people officially infected with Covid-19 has risen to 60 in Monaco: 2 cured, 11 hospitalised, 2 in ICU

Prince Albert witnesses start of Palermo-Monte-Carlo Regatta

Prince Albert witnesses start of Palermo-Monte-Carlo Regatta

By Staff Writer - August 22, 2018

HSH Prince Albert was present at the start of the Palermo-Monte-Carlo regatta, now in its fourteenth year, on Tuesday, August 21. He was also made an honorary citizen of the capital of Sicily by its mayor, Leoluca Orlando.

The regatta, organised by the Circolo della Vela Sicilia, the Monaco Yacht Club and the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda, has attracted 55 crews this year, against 44 last year.

Yacht club Monaco
Photo: Monaco Life

The route passes Sardinia and Corsica for 500 nautical miles to end on Sunday, August 26, at the Monaco Yacht Club.

The Sovereign Prince was in Palermo last October to receive an honorary diploma in marine ecology from the city’s university.

shares
SHARE
Previous articleEnd of holiday traffic blues expected around Monaco
Next articleBeckham to receive UEFA award in Monaco

daily

Cassandra Tanti

Now more than ever, health is at the forefront of everyone’s minds. On 7th April, we have an opportunity to thank the nurses and midwives of the Principality during World Health Day 2020.

0
Cassandra Tanti

Monaco’s support workers caring for the most vulnerable in the community are making heroic efforts to maintain vital ties to the elderly and disabled, whilst trying to remain safe themselves during the crisis.

0
April 2, 2020 | Local News

Majority compliance of lockdown rules

Cassandra Tanti

Since confinement began on 18th March, the Monaco police force has made 11,000 traffic checks on drivers entering the Principality.

0
April 1, 2020 | Local News

Prince calls for unity

Cassandra Tanti

Prince Albert has warned the National Council that its criticism of his government’s management of the Covid-19 pandemic is unnecessarily escalating the tension and uncertainty surrounding the crisis.

0