Princess Charlene visited a Red Cross kindergarten in Monaco

The Christmas activities of Prince Albert and Princess Charlene are going on… Yesterday, Prince Albert and Princess Charlene of Monaco visited the kindergarten of Red Cross in Monaco in order to attend the show of children and give them new year gifts. The Couple also visited the Red Cross Center and presented gifts to the…

Press Briefing on Automatic Exchange in the Principality

Today, the Minister of State, with Mr. Jean Castellini, Minister of Finance and Economy and Mr. Thierry Orsini, Director General of the Ministry of Finance and Economy, held a press briefing on the automatic exchange of tax information. The press briefing followed the deposit with the OECD of the instrument of ratification of the Convention…

World Premiere of the Ferrari J50

During a special celebration held at the National Art Center in Tokyo to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Ferrari in Japan, Ferrari revealed a new strictly limited series of bespoke cars, the J50. The Ferrari J50 is a two-seater, mid-rear-engined roadster that marks a return to the targa body style evocative of several well-loved Ferrari…

Ronaldo, Falcao and Mourinho are implicated in a massive tax evasion scheme, according to Football Leaks

According to the Football Leaks investigation conducted by twelve European media outlets including Mediapart, players Cristiano Ronaldo, Falcao and coach José Mourinho have evaded massive amounts of tax by using shell companies (money laundering fronts) and offshore accounts. Cristiano Ronaldo has concealed 150 million euros in tax havens over the past seven years, according to…

Children will be able to take their mother’s surname

The project unanimously voted into law Thursday evening by the National Council will allow parents to give children the surname of their mother. This is one step closer toward equality between men and women. A great article by Hello Monaco summarize the new regulation. “The family name identifies us as a full-fledged individual, while at…

Celebrating the best of Monaco’s gastronomy

Last night, the gastronomical elite of Monaco celebrated the launch of the “Signature Dishes of the Principality of Monaco” book. Signature Dishes of the Principality of Monaco is a distinctive publication highlighting the exceptional culinary scene of the Principality, whilst focusing on gastronomical specialities and offering an overview of the heritage of Monaco. Showcasing the…

Principality of Monaco acquires concession for Ventimiglia marina

On 6 December 2016, the Cozzi Parodi group, led by Ms Béatrice Parodi, entered into an agreement with the Principality of Monaco, acting via the Société Monégasque Internationale Portuaire (SMIP), a subsidiary of the Monaco Port Authority (SEPM), on the sale of all shares of the company Cala del Forte, which holds the concession to…