Archive for January, 2007

“Le Petit Journal” of Monaco

Friday, January 19th, 2007

“Le Petit Journal” on Monaco is celebrating its 6 years old of existance and also the 200th number of its edition. Indeed, it was created on January 2001. Furthemore, the editorial staff of “Le Petit Journal” awarded the best readers and players of the said journal and various presents such as books, (more…)

Monaco SPA Event 2007

Friday, January 19th, 2007

The “Monaco SPA Event” will take place this week end, that’s is to say from January 20 to 22, 2007. This event dedicated to professionals but also to all  visitors interested to discover the latest technical trends regarding various products and equipments. A conference will take place as well and  (more…)

The Academy of Sciences has a new member : his HSH Prince Albert II

Friday, January 19th, 2007

On January 15, 2007, his HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco was appointed, Member Associated to the Academy of Sciences of the other side of the Atlantic in the presence of important personalities of the said Academy such as Mr. Maurice Druon - Secretary of the French Academy. Within his speech of investiture, his HSH Prince Albert II (more…)

New European rules : the Post in Monaco is also concerned

Wednesday, January 17th, 2007

Two new European rules regarding the air and road security, will have repercussions on the Post letters and parcels deliveries deposited at the Post of Monaco. Firstly, the speed limitation of trucks over 3.5 tonnes on highways is now limited to 90 km/h instead of 110km/h previously. Secondly, all letters, because of security reasons, must be scanned before their transport by air.  Because of these latest (more…)

Public Schools : time is to be registered for 2007-2008

Wednesday, January 17th, 2007

The beginning of the year represent an important step for pupils and especially for parents ; indeed, they do not have to miss to registerered their children for the next year. In Monaco the registering period is included between Monday, January 8 to Friday February 23, 2007 included. Nevertheless, the rules to be admitted in a Monegasque public school are the following :  (more…)

Re-opening of the Nautical Center at the Louis II stadium

Wednesday, January 17th, 2007

Further important repairs, numerous technical interventions to consolidate the spotlights and dismantle the ceiling, the Controle Department finally validated those operations after serious reports. In so far as security measures were respected, the Nautical Center could be re-opened again to public. (more…)

Net fall of the delinquency on Monaco streets

Tuesday, January 16th, 2007

André Muhlberger, Director of the Sûreté publique announced the figures of the delinquency for 2006. This year results are good again with a fall of 5.20%, increasing the number of offences to 401. Monaco must be a safety place; the security is, as reminded by the Minister of State, a constant priority for Prince Alert II, but also a trump for the image of the Principality.More... Fall also on side of the stealing of motor vehicles -15.9% and - 9.3% for the two-wheeled vehicles. For burgling, 54 took place this year and the attempts are they raise some passing from 9 to 24 in 2006. 11 stealing with the shooting were in addition listed. To the side of the delinquency of general police force, the figures are a little worse with a rise of 95 facts compared to the year spent; their number being established at 1572 per 2006 is 5.72%. These offences cover mainly the financial. In 2006, public Safety will have ensured 292 services of order, 10.000 interventions of police force help and 199 maritime controls maritime. Also, 9034 files of residency cards (2.3% of more than the last year) were treated this year, the number of the residents in Principality being established for 2006 to 23.934. After 2006 which saw the birth of the police force of the police forces, in 2007 public Safety wishes to evolve/move to be more mobile, more unforeseeable whereas in parallel it video monitoring will be developed.

H.S.H. Prince Albert II in Paris

Tuesday, January 16th, 2007

Last April, during its forwarding to the North Pole, Prince Albert II noted the undeniable effects of the reheating of planet. He created a foundation for the defense of the environment, which wishes to join together 80 million own euros of capital stocks; part of the financing would come from his personal fortune, another from the budget of Monaco.More... The Foundation Albert II of Monaco was presented in Paris by the Prince himself, this Friday and yesterday, Monday. The Foundation should have a budget from 20 per annum to 30 million euros, in order to support the sustainable development and to act near the international organizations, to reconcile environment and innovation, by respecting the biodiversity. The Prince Albert II greeted the action taken by Nicolas Hulot, by stressing that it would sign its ecological pact without any reserve.  Lastly, at the time of the press conference, he also defended his own right to a private life, which certain media did not respect at all.


Third edition of the Monte-Carlo Travel Market

Monday, January 15th, 2007

This week end the Monte-Carlo Travel Market presented clients and tourisms professionals with a selection of the most exclusive travels in the world. Created in 2005 in the Principality of Monaco, this luxury tourism event has taken a new dimension with the Grimaldi Forum Monaco for its second edition. In the 4500m2 of Ravel Space, new astonishing decors specially created for the occasion was the setting of incredible invitation to travel and dream. In January 2006,more than 15 000 visitors and twice as more exhibitors have participated to the second edition

Diplomacy: Monaco welcomes ambassadors of Thailand and Ireland

Friday, January 12th, 2007

If it is a characteristic which arises already from the reign of Albert II, it is indeed the international role and the place in the world that the Principality takes. Proof of this radiant position, diplomatic life, the reception of the ambassadors of Thailand and Ireland in is an example. (more…)