Recent Articles

  • Princess Grace hospital improves outpatient care

    The Centre Hospitalier Princesse Grace in Monaco has expanded its outpatient care to provide patients with a faster recovery and more personalised treatment and service following an operation or hospital stay.

  • Mirazur is the world's fourth best restaurant

    Menton’s Mirazur restaurant and its chef Mauro Colagreco have been ranked as the fourth best restaurant in the world on the prestigious 50 Best list for 2017. Colagreco scored sixth place last year, but has clinched a position within the top four this year to be listed alongside gourmet giants such as  Eleven Madison Park in New York City, El Cellar de Can Roca in Spain and Osteria Francescana in Italy, which was the 2016 number one.

  • Initiative-France hits a record for employment

    French financing company InitiativeFrance has published record figures for employment in 2016, claiming it has helped create some 44,000 jobs in 16,700 businesses last year.

  • Official Cannes Film Festival poster

    With just a few weeks to go before the Cannes Film Festival makes its 70th appearance on the red carpet, organisers have revealed its striking, bold poster. Featuring Claudia Cardinale dancing above a passionate red and sparkling gold, the poster evokes the ‘joy, freedom and daring’ nature of the festival, which is taking place from 17th to 28th May.

  • Pelagos Sanctuary Agreement

    The signing of a momentous agreement between France, Monaco and Italy to protect the nations’ shared marine environment took place this week at the Monegasque Ministry of State as part of Monaco Ocean Week.

  • Easter at the Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild

    This Easter week, the Villa Ephrussi de Rothchild will open its doors for a few exclusive days of magic and revelry in the Baroness’s home. There will be two different types of guided tours and a free family-orientated interactive mystery tour: ‘Hunt for the Stolen Painting’.

  • CFM Indosuez Wealth Management: best bank in Monaco

    CFM Indosuez Wealth Management has been named Best Bank in Monaco by the international publication Global Finance in its 2017 awards. The bank, which has its roots in 1920s Monaco, has been praised for its ‘high standards of excellence and innovation in serving its customers’ as well as its 360 specialist employees in agencies around the region.

  • New 50€ note enters circulation

    As of today, some 6.5 billion new look 50€ bills have entered the European currency as the European Central Bank attempts to crack down on fraudulent reproductions and forged notes. Now featuring a stronger orange shade, the European Central Bank has also incorporated a transparent window displaying Europa, a goddess from Greek mythology.