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Monaco is seeking investments from Indian entrepreneurs to set up hotels to boost its growth in tourism sector.
“We are open for investment from Indian players to set up 3-star hotels for our booming tourist destination,” Monaco Tourist and Convention head, Mr Guillaume Rose, told The Times of India in Mumbai.
“We are also looking at growth in IT, green industries and telecom sectors with partnership from leading IT companies from India,” he said. Monaco has registered a strong growth in banking, finance, real estate and tourism sectors over the past few years, Rose added.
Monaco hosts over 700 international level events around the year and earlier this year partnered with Fashion Designer Sanjay Garg’s Show at Lakme Fashion Week.
The Principality is also seeking to attract Indians to hold weddings in the country. To this end Monaco Tourism partnered with India’s first-ever wedding destination show, Indian Wedding Travel Mart in July as one of the lead country partners.
All travellers entering France from Europe by air or sea will have to present a negative PCR test from Sunday 24th January.
People travelling to Switzerland from Monaco and the French Riviera will have to self-quarantine for 10 days, under new restrictions to curb the spread of Covid-19.
Nice airport has been awarded the ACI Health Accreditation, an international validation of the health measures implemented over the past months including the creation of a Covid testing centre.
Nice airport’s traffic fell an astounding 68.4% in 2020. Though alarming, the slow year did allow authorities to rebuild and renovate, getting a jump on creating “the airport of tomorrow”.