Monaco

03.03.2015 0

Monaco: The ceremony will be televised in its entirety

Twins to be baptised in May

The Palace of Monaco has revealed a very important date in the calendar this year - the baptism of Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella. Read more …

27.02.2015 0

Monaco: Police investigating links between two evenings

New lead in missing Michael Graydon case

At a press conference attended by The Riviera Times, French and Monegasque police confirmed they are following up a lead on whether an incident in Nice on Thursday night may be linked to Michael Graydon’s disappearance. The boxer vanished without trace in the early hours of Saturday morning after a night out in Monaco, and hasn’t been seen since.Read more …

27.02.2015 0

Monaco: The electrical appliance company is struggling to keep up with competition abroad

Robertshaw speaks out about site closure

The management of Monaco company Robertshaw has responded publicly for the first time since the closure of its site was announced early last month. The director of the company has explained the reasons for the proposed 84 redundancies and claims that it will offer employees compensation three times the legal minimum. Read more …

26.02.2015 0

Provence & Côte d'Azur: Arsenal must now score three in the second leg

Monaco stun Arsenal in Champions League

On an historic night in North London, AS Monaco delivered one of their best ever Champions League performances to beat Arsenal 3-1. Goals from Kondogbia, Berbatov and Ferreira Carrasco left their opponents reeling and ensured that Monaco will begin the second leg at the Stade Louis II in a commanding position.Read more …

25.02.2015 0

Monaco: The types of comedy included in the competition's shortlist range from black humour to Japanese manga

Monte Carlo Comedy Film Festival begins

This year’s Monte Carlo Comedy Film Festival is underway and is attracting some of the biggest names in world cinema. Eight films of varying comedy sub-genres will be shown over eight days at the Théâtre des Variétés. Read more …

25.02.2015 0

Monaco: Michael Graydon was last seen on Friday at 1.35am

Search continues for missing Brit in Monaco

The family of a missing Englishman have told The Riviera Times that they're overwhelmed by the response they've received in their search for 29-year-old Michael Graydon, who vanished during a trip to Monaco on the weekend. A large contingent of friends and family are gathering in the Principality as the search continues for the father-of-one. Read more …

23.02.2015 0

Monaco: The project has been launched by the Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation

Monaco to host South African rugby exchange

At a prestigious cocktail party hosted by HRH Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene, the Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation revealed its new sport and education projects for 2015. One of the main initiatives will be the South Africa – Monaco Rugby Exchange which will see children from both countries travelling to play the game in the opposite hemisphere. Read more …

20.02.2015 0

Monaco: Secure your place now at this year's exclusive event

Save the date! Club Vivanova to host black-tie charity gala in Monaco

All eyes will be on the Fairmont this March as the prestigious venue hosts an exciting black-tie charity dinner in aid of two very worthy causes. Organised by Club Vivanova – the most respected wine club in the Riviera – the event will feature a host of delectable wines, gastronomic cuisine and exciting entertainment, promising an unforgettable evening.Read more …

19.02.2015 0

Monaco: The tourism industry in Monaco has grown exponentially since 2009

2014 a prosperous year for tourism in Monaco

The ‘credit crunch’ years appear to be a distant memory for Monaco’s tourism industry, with a record number of tourists flocking to the Principality in 2014. Read more …

16.02.2015 0

Monaco: Tunnel would link the Moyenne Corniche near the A500 exit to Monaco

New tunnel to reduce Cap d’Ail traffic an option

Traffic jams and congestion near Cap d’Ail have long been the bane of drivers travelling between Nice and Monaco. A mini tunnel to bypass the area could provide a much-needed solution, according to the Principality’s Minister for State Michel Roger. Read more …

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A difficult year for Nice Carnival

The figures are out and things are not looking good in the aftermath of this year’s Nice Carnival. With rainy weather causing numerous events to be cancelled, alongside the Vigipirate plan putting potential visitors off, the City of Nice suffered a significant loss in revenue this year. Read more …

Twins to be baptised in May

The Palace of Monaco has revealed a very important date in the calendar this year - the baptism of Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella. Read more …

Child's body finally recovered after November floods

A member of the public has stumbled across the body of a child in La Londe, thought to be that of an eight-year-old girl who went missing during the November floods. Despite extensive searches by authorities and the local community at the time, her body was found this week just 50 metres near the car in which she was swept away from.Read more …