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Exhibition of filmed portraits taken by Charles Fréger in Monaco Quai Antoine I Exhibition Hall

An exhibition of filmed portraits taken in Monaco by French photographer Charles Fréger, organised and produced by Monaco’s Department of Cultural Affairs, is on display at the Quai Antoine I Exhibition Hall until 3 January 2021. The exhibition came about in the unique context of the period during which lockdown measures were eased. The artist casts his eye over Monaco and some of the various groups and communities that make up the country’s identity. Working people, athletes, schoolchildren and artists were filmed at a time when social distancing had become the norm. Charles Fréger opted to focus on moving images, thereby bringing his subjects closer to the audience. “The portraits, projected in enormous scale onto a 26-metre-long wall, ...

OCEANOSCIENTIFIC - Start of the 2020 Mediterranean Contaminants Expedition at the Monaco Yacht Club

OCEANOSCIENTIFIC - Start of the 2020 Mediterranean Contaminants Expedition at the Monaco Yacht Club. From Monaco to Porto Cervo to Tiber, AMAALA EXPLORER is back in Monaco Bay on October 29, 2020....

We wish a Happy Birthday to our F1 monegasque driver, Charles Leclerc

On this October 16th, we wish a Happy Birthday to our F1 monegasque driver, Charles Leclerc. Wishing you a magical birthday filled with wonderful surprises...!) Monaco Times...

′′ The Principality of Monaco and trade with the Levant in the Luigini time (XVIIth century) "

′′ The Principality of Monaco and trade with the Levant in the Luigini time (XVIIth century) ", an outstanding exhibition at the Monaco Stamps and Coins Museum 22 to 25 October 2020 The Museum of Stamps and Currencies is hosting a sumptuous exhibition of very rare and beautiful old currencies, accompanied by archival materials and precious period books. During the reign of Louis XIV, for a dozen years, Princes Honored II and Louis I were the most entrepreneurial actors in economic and trade policy developed with the Ottoman Empire called the ′′ Levant ", today reduced to the Turkey. Even before the end of the Franco-Spanish war enshrined in the Peace of the Pyrenees in 1659, Prince Honored II of Monaco had established commercial c...

Monaco will spread its digital identity and trusted services

Monaco will spread its digital identity and trusted services. A true cornerstone of its digital ecosystem and the Monegasque digital identity must guarantee an optimal level of security through IN Group technologies. Monaco, October 15, 2020-The Principality of Monaco announces the selection of IN GROUP as a technological partner to design and secure its digital identity. Following the vote by the 1483 of Law 1483 of December 17, 2019, the Government, faithful to its data protection and privacy values, wants to guarantee a confidence level needed. As part of the digital transition program,... 5... The Princely Government has engaged in many major projects (Sovereign Cloud, 5 G, Digital College, e-Health, Security Token Offering...). On beha...

Inauguration of new offices of the Labor Department

Inauguration of new offices of the Labor Department On Wednesday, October 14, the new premises of the Labor Department were inaugurated by His Sovereign Prince in the presence of H.E. Mr. Pierre Dartout, Minister of State, Minister of Government, Ministerial Advisers, Ms. Marie-Pierre Gramaglia and Mr. Didier Gamerdinger by Mr. Stéphane Valeri, President of and Ms. Pascale Pallanca, Director of Labor. Thanks to the elevation of one floor and the renovation of the villa at 17 Florestine Street, the Labor Department, the employment department and the Labor Inspection Department are now assembled on a single site of around 17 1250 m2. The separation of Department of Labor services, housed in two neighbouring but distinct sites, and the crampag...

Monaco Renewable Energy's first wind investment

Monaco Renewable Energy's first wind investment. To accompany Monaco's transition to a decarbonated company by 2050, the Princely Government and the Monaco Electricity and Gas Company (SMEG 3) combined their skills 3 years ago by creating the company Monaco Renewable Energies (M.E.R.) with the objective of Monaco having 100 % green power generation capacity equivalent to territorial consumption. To best cover the Principality's consumption curve, a target mix of technologies has been defined by the Princely Government, between photovolta moth, wind turbine and hydraulic. ☑️ The wind turbine, a wise and complementary choice to photovoltaique M.E.R just acquired three projects developed by ABO Wind. This partnership with one of the world's be...

Opening of diplomatic relations between the Principality of Monaco and Granada

Opening of diplomatic relations between the Principality of Monaco and Granada. On Tuesday, October 13, 2020, Grenada became the 151th State with which the Principality of Monaco established diplomatic relations, by signing a joint communiqué by the Permanent Representatives to the United Nations in New York, H.E. Ms. Keisha McGuire and Ms. Isabelle Picco. Small island developing state of the Caribbean, a member of the United Nations (United Nations) since 1974, Grenada faces several recurring challenges, including impacts of climate change such as floods, drought and longer hurricane seasons and dangerous. Like the Principality, Grenada was elected to one of the 16 vice-presidencies of the UN General Assembly for this commemorative session...

Strengthening the populations of Nivéole de Nice in the Principality of Monaco

Strengthening the populations of Nivéole de Nice in the Principality of Monaco The Nice Nivéole (Acis Nicaeensis) is a herbaceous plant characterized by small white flowers. It affectionates limestone soils and is often found in rock hollows or rocky dry lawns. This species, restricted to the Alps-Maritimes, is now considered endangered. In the Principality, this plant of very high heritage value, is found on three stations: the Rock (Glacis until ramp Major), the Eperon tower (fishermen's path) and the cliffs of the Sainte-Dévote Valley. A general decline in Nivéole populations has been seen in recent decades which is mainly threatened by urbanization and invasive alien species. Thus, in order to preserve its natural heritage, the Princely...

Signature of the Tripartite Agreement on eco-responsible commitment and Education for Sustainable Development

Ms. Isabelle BONNAL, Director of National Education, Youth and Sports (DENJS), Mr. Olivier WENDEN, Vice-President of the Prince Albert II Foundation and Ms. Jessica SBARAGLIA, Founder of the Terre de Monaco company, formalized today their partnership through the signing of an Agreement based on eco-responsible commitment and Education for Sustainable Development among students in the Principality. Implemented last March, this agreement, which could not be formalized due to the health crisis, provides for the organization of numerous educational activities related to the environment and the development of organic vegetable gardens in certain establishments in the Principality, such as the Prince Albert II Leisure Center, the Parc school, th...

At the invitation of H.E. Mr. Aleksandar VUČIĆ, President of the Republic of Serbia, H.S. Prince Albert II visited Belgrade

At the invitation of H.E. Mr. Aleksandar VUČIĆ, President of the Republic of Serbia, H.S. Prince Albert II visited Belgrade, the capital of the country, for an official visit on 7 and 8 October 2020. During his stay, the sovereign Prince met with President H.E. Mr Aleksandar VUČIĆ and Prime Minister H.E. Ms Ana BRNABIĆ. He was accompanied by a delegation composed of members of His Government and Cabinet. The Monaco Economic Board (MEB) has also taken part in this trip to establish early economic contacts with a view to a future move of Monegasque entrepreneurs to the Republic of Serbia. At an official ceremony, the President handed over to the sovereign Prince the decoration of the Order of the Republic of Serbia as a symbol of developme...

Announcing the preselection of the High Schools Crush 2021

Announcing the preselection of the High Schools Crush 2021. The preselection of novels for the 2021 Coup de Coeur des Lyceens from the 2021 has just been presented to the second graders of Albert Ier High School, Technical and Hotelier High School and FANB High School. Created in 2007, in collaboration with the Department of Education, Youth and Sports, this award is given by a jury of high school students among a selection of first novels. It is awarded a prix 6.000 Award by the Princess Grace Foundation. This educational project aims to raise awareness of contemporary literature. Under the guidance of their teachers of Letters and as part of the chapter in the literature program: ′′ Read, write, publish today ", the jury of studen...