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28.07.2014 0

Monaco: The free concerts are held outdoors to make the most of balmy summer evenings

Les Musicales Concerts: from gypsy-flamenco to classic rock

Flamenco, pop, and rock are all to be represented this week as part of Monaco’s 'Les Musicales festival'. A favourite among locals and tourists alike, the concerts are admired for the quality of the performances as well as the entry cost: free!Read more …

28.07.2014 0

Monaco: some businesses will now open on Sunday as late as 10pm.

Late night Sunday shopping comes to Monaco

Summer visitors to Monaco will no longer have to worry about how to fill lazy Sunday evenings, with extended shopping hours now in place across the Principality.Read more …

25.07.2014 0

Monaco: the Petits Chanteurs U.S. performances were a resounding success.

Monegasque children’s choir goes to Washington

The latest international trip for Monaco’s Petits Chanteurs choir has been a great success with three celebrated concerts in the U.S. capital Washington D.C. during the week of France’s national holiday. Read more …

25.07.2014 0

Monaco: Christopher Maé will perform at the fund-raising Gala, hosted by Princess Stéphanie.

10th Anniversary Gala for Fight Aids Monaco

Fight Aids Monaco will celebrate its 10th anniversary tonight with a dinner dance gala attended by Princess Stéphanie and her children Louis and Pauline, with entertainment provided by French pop artist Christopher Maé. Read more …

21.07.2014 0

Monaco: Monegasque citizens can soon apply for one of 166 apartments in the city’s tallest building

Odeon Tower to open apartment applications

It has been announced that applications to live in Monaco's tallest building, the Odeon Tower, will be received by the Monegasque government from this September. The double skyscraper is set to open in spring 2015 as the tallest building in the Principality, and among the most luxurious in the world. Read more …

17.07.2014 0

Monaco: Leaders in track and field to compete in Herculis meeting.

World class athletes in Monaco for Herculis event

The International Association of Athletics Federations is gearing up for the annual Monaco event in its Diamond League. On Friday 18th July, some of the world’s best athletes will arrive in the Principality to compete for the Diamond Trophy, as well as attempting record-breaking feats. Read more …

16.07.2014 0

Monaco: the charity is in the process of organising fundraising events

Monaco's Air League gets off the ground

The Monaco wing of the Air League (UK) has held its first meeting since inception on the terrace of the Stelios Foundation, hosted by Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou. The charity aims to help Monaco residents in a number of ways, including educational scholarships.Read more …

15.07.2014 0

Monaco: the officer was not in possession of his service weapon

Monaco policeman involved in murder suicide

The community of Monaco is in shock after a policeman shot and killed his wife in the Var on the weekend before ending his own life. The officer had been on sick leave since March. Read more …

11.07.2014 0

Monaco: Races will take place on Friday and Saturday

First ever solar powered boat race debuts in Monaco

The first ever Solar1 racing event is underway in Monaco. Bringing together experts and enthusiasts from the worlds of solar power, green technology and competitive sport, the highly-anticipated event promotes the synergy between nature, innovation and motion. Read more …

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Monaco: The ArtLovers exhibition is the Grimaldi Forum's cultural summer highlight

An art lovers’ exhibition

It is an art exhibition for art lovers; an impressive collection from the private reserves of François Pinault, featuring everything from famous creations to rare pieces; linking past and present, emotion and curiosity.Read more …

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Cannes English Bookshop given city’s gold award

The owners of an English-language bookshop in Cannes have been awarded the city’s gold medal in honour of their three-decade contribution to the city’s multicultural atmosphere.Read more …

Mont Blanc debate heats up after Irish deaths

It has been revealed that both climbers killed in a Mont Blanc fall this weekend were Irish nationals. Their deaths come as Jean-Marc Peillex, mayor of Saint Gervais, has filed an official complaint against a self-proclaimed American "adrenaline junkie" for attempting to climb the dangerous mountain with his two young children. Read more …

Mont Blanc claims an Irish national

An Irish climber was among two who fell to their deaths while climbing Mont Blanc on the weekend. Calls are being made for more restrictions on who can climb the dangerous Mont Blanc range, which claims numerous lives each year.Read more …