Archive for November, 2006

Monaco ambassadors award ceremony in Monaco Industrial Union of Donbass

Thursday, November 9th, 2006

The Monaco Ambassadors Award is presented by HSH Prince Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco to Mr. Sergei Taruta, Chairman of the Industrial Union of Donbass. The Industrial Union of Donbass (ISD) is one of the major groups that have emerged within Ukraine’s steel industry. (more…)

8th International Summit on Transnational Crime in Monaco

Thursday, November 9th, 2006

This event is unique due to its high level and the synergies between the participants. Senior representatives of the business world are invited but also Heads of State and Government, Ministers (Finance, Economy, Justice, Interior), Speakers and Members of Parliament, representatives of international organizations, Governors of Central Banks and Officials in charge of banking and budgetary control, judges, officers and experts of specialized police and security bodies, organizations specialized in the prevention and prosecution of crime, academics and media. (more…)

The Monte-Carlo IUHEI (Institut Universitaire des Hautes Etudes Internationales) in Albania May 2007

Thursday, November 9th, 2006

After the success of the last high level Seminar devoted to “How Governments manage the new epidemics - Sharing the Bird flue experience” which took place last June in Monaco, Mr. Maksim Cikuli, Minister of Health of Albania invited the Monte-Carlo IUHEI to organize a second session on the same topic, but with a Regional dimension. (more…)

World Summit on International Security in Monaco

Thursday, November 9th, 2006

In margin of the International Forum on the Crime which was held during all last week in the Principality, VIIIème Summit on Interior and External Safety– Homeland and Global Security Forum - gathered, as for him, from last November 2 to November 4, many delegations came from more than 100 countries. (more…)

Compagnie Monégasque de Banque to buy ABN AMRO Monaco

Wednesday, November 8th, 2006

Compagnie Monégasque de Banque (CMB) and ABN AMRO Private Banking have reached an agreement on the acquisition of the private banking activities of ABN AMRO in Monaco by CMB, part of the Mediobanca Banking Group. (more…)

The 16 names of the groups for the extension of Monaco

Wednesday, November 8th, 2006

Mr. Louis RUE, VINCI, FCC CONSTRUCCION S.A, TRADIMEX S.A.M., S.A.M. MONTE-CARLO SEA LAND, FLOAT INCORPORATED, MONTE-CARLO DEVELOPMENT COMPAGNY – MCDC, STRUCTURE ILE DE FRANCE, FONCIERE MARITIME S.A.M.,BNP PARIBAS IMMOBILIER,BARWA REAL ESTATE,SOLIDERE,MADRID INVERSIONES S.A.., PASTOR SAM, DELLA TORRE S.A.M. and  GENTING INTERNATIONAL

10th trans borders Marathon of Monaco and the Riviera

Wednesday, November 8th, 2006

On Sunday 12th November, the Marathon of Monaco and the Riviera will be celebrating its tenth anniversary. The departure is scheduled for 9.30 a.m. at the top of the gardens of the Monte Carlo Casino. Some 2000 runners are expected at the starting line including the holder of the title, Kenyan Cheruiyot Kibet (2 hours 11 mn and 26 seconds). The event, organized by the Monegasque Athletics Federation, is one of the few to cross through three countries (Monaco, France, and Italy).

The 10 km of Monte Carlo

Wednesday, November 8th, 2006

This event is organized on the same day, exclusively on the territory of the Principality. The departure is scheduled for 10.15 a.m. straight after the marathon. “This event is meeting with increasing success, especially with those accompanying the marathon runners (family, friends…)”, explains Didier Boinon who is in charge of the marathon within the Monegasque Athletics Federation. Today, the 10km event attracts about 1500 runners, compared to 600 in 2003, the year of its launch. 

Monaco’s plan for land extension forges ahead

Monday, November 6th, 2006

Sixteen candidates have made the application deadline to undertake the massive land extension in the Principality. No further applications will be accepted, as Halloween was the deadline. The difficult job ahead for Prince Albert II, whose brainchild this is and his government is to study each candidature submitted, seven of which are Monegasque companies. (more…)

Rising of property prices in Monaco

Monday, November 6th, 2006

Revealing their thoughts about European property for 2007, Knight Frank placed Monaco among a list of 7 European countries anticipated to see property inflation of ten per cent and more. (more…)