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Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo

Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo Wins World’s 'Most Unique Guest Experience'


The Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo, owned by billionaire brothers Fadi and Majid Boustany, has been named Best Hotel Service in Monaco, Best Luxury Hotel in Monaco, Best Romantic Hotel in Monaco and Most Unique Guest Experience in the World at…


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Prince Albert’s Planetary Health Week Tees Off With Golf Day

Prince Albert’s Planetary Health Week Tees Off With Golf Day


The Monaco Yacht Show should have been bedecking Port Hercules with 125 glistening yachts and 580 exhibitors this week. Instead, due to its cancellation from Covid, various Monegasque entities have joined forces to organize a 3-day conference…


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Coronavirus May Have Mutated To Become More Contagious, Study Finds

Coronavirus May Have Mutated To Become More Contagious, Study Finds


When Houston was gripped by a severe Covid-19 wave in June, a mutated form of coronavirus that developed elsewhere in the world and which is known to be especially contagious grew to eventually dominate the city’s infected patients, according…


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Eiffel Tower Reopens After Brief Shutdown Following Bomb Hoax

Eiffel Tower Reopens After Brief Shutdown Following Bomb Hoax

The Eiffel Tower in Paris reopened to visitors after being evacuated and blockaded by police for serveral hours on Wednesday following a phone-in bomb threat, Reuters reported. KEY FACTS - The monument was searched and no explosives were…


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Monaco Port

Monaco’s Turnover Drops 13% In Q2 But €165M Deficit Budget Is “Better Than Expected,” Minister Says

Monaco’s Institute for Statistics and Economic Studies (IMSEE) released today its latest Economic Bulletin for the months of April to June 2020, figures that reflect a period of confinement and partial resumption of activities. Director…


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Airbus, The World’s Largest Planemaker, Warns Of More Job Cuts Because Of The Pandemic

Airbus, The World’s Largest Planemaker, Warns Of More Job Cuts Because Of The Pandemic

Airbus SE, now the world’s largest planemaker, could take more strict measures to cut more jobs because of a continued fall in demand for travel fuelled by the coronavirus pandemic, CEO Guillaume Faury told French radio station…


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Monaco Parents Petition For Right To Decide Whether Students Should Wear Masks

Monaco Parents Petition For Right To Decide Whether Students Should Wear Masks

Students from the age of six attending schools in Monaco have been wearing masks in the classroom…

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UK Considers Another Lockdown As Cases Projected To Hit 50,000 Per Day

UK Considers Another Lockdown As Cases Projected To Hit 50,000 Per Day

England’s chief medical official warned the country is currently on track to hit 50,000 Covid-19…

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Pascal Camia

The Man Holding All The Disposable Cards

Article first published in Forbes Monaco June/July 2020 issue. What should have been a record-breaking…

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Partial Lane Closures Sunday For Bike Day, New Carpooling Service In Monaco

Partial Lane Closures Sunday For Bike Day, New Carpooling Service In Monaco

In an exclusive interview in the current September/October issue of Forbes Monaco, Prince Albert…

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Bill Gates: U.S. Needs To 'Own Up To The Fact That We Didn't Do A Good Job'
Billionaires

Bill Gates: U.S. Needs To 'Own Up To The Fact That We Didn't Do A Good Job'


The United States needs to "own up to the fact that we didn't do a good job" up until this point of the Covid-19 pandemic, billionaire and philanthropist Bill Gates said during a Fox News Sunday interview, adding that the slow…


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Gates Foundation Donates $150 Million To Distribute Covid-19 Vaccine To Developing Nations As They Struggle With Accelerating Pandemic

Gates Foundation Donates $150 Million To Distribute Covid-19 Vaccine To Developing Nations As They Struggle With Accelerating Pandemic

As Covid-19 cases continue to increase in developing countries, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation…

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Elon Musk Is Now The Fifth Richest Person In The World

Elon Musk Is Now The Fifth Richest Person In The World

Elon Musk's meteoric rise up the Forbes Billionaire List has continued this month, as…

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Esselunga Italy

Italian Billionaire Marina Caprotti Cements Control Over Her Family’s Supermarket Firm Esselunga

Nearly four years ago, the death of supermarket billionaire Bernardo Caprotti set off a yearslong…

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Richard Branson

Billionaire Branson Back From The Brink: Virgin Group Moves Closer To $1.3 Billion Needed To Rescue Empire

After months of uncertainty, billionaire Sir Richard Branson has all but seen off a threat…

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The U.K. Is Officially In Recession After Suffering The Deepest Slump In Europe
Money

The U.K. Is Officially In Recession After Suffering The Deepest Slump In Europe


The severe economic toll of the coronavirus crisis in the U.K. is starting to emerge as closure of shops, restaurants, hotels and schools—ordered to save lives in the midst of the pandemic—has pushed the economy into its first recession…


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Global Investment Summit In Monaco Gathers Investors Worth $ 4.5 Trillion

Global Investment Summit In Monaco Gathers Investors Worth $ 4.5 Trillion

From July 28 to 30, Monaco hosted the 11th Global Family Office Investment Summit, which was attended…

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CMB Named Best Private Bank In Monaco, Pictet Wins Award For Switzerland

CMB Named Best Private Bank In Monaco, Pictet Wins Award For Switzerland

For the third year running, Compagnie Monégasque de Banque (CMB) has been named Best Private…

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Amazon

5 Big Numbers That Show Amazon’s Explosive Growth During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Here are five big numbers that show Amazon AMZN -3.7%’s explosive growth during the…

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London Tower Bridge

U.K. Economy Shrinks By A Fifth During First Three Months Of Lockdown

The U.K. economy shrank almost a fifth in the first three months of lockdown, mostly dragged down by…

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Airbus, The World’s Largest Planemaker, Warns Of More Job Cuts Because Of The Pandemic
Business

Airbus, The World’s Largest Planemaker, Warns Of More Job Cuts Because Of The Pandemic


Airbus SE, now the world’s largest planemaker, could take more strict measures to cut more jobs because of a continued fall in demand for travel fuelled by the coronavirus pandemic, CEO Guillaume Faury told French radio station…


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Amazon Is Hiring A Further 100,000 People To Keep Up With Pandemic-Induced Demand

Amazon Is Hiring A Further 100,000 People To Keep Up With Pandemic-Induced Demand

Amazon, bolstered by boosted sales amid the coronavirus pandemic, is hiring another 100,000 people in…

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LVMH Says It Will Countersue Tiffany In Takeover Gone Sour

LVMH Says It Will Countersue Tiffany In Takeover Gone Sour

Luxury goods purveyor LVMH said Thursday it will countersue fine jewelry maker Tiffany for mismanagement…

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Apple Becomes First U.S. Company Worth More Than $2 Trillion

Apple Becomes First U.S. Company Worth More Than $2 Trillion

Apple hit a new milestone on Wednesday, becoming the first publicly traded U.S. company to reach a market…

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Uber

Uber Vs. London – The Courtroom Battle The World Is Watching

Uber, the mobile ride-hailing giant responsible globally for over 1.9 billion “trips” a…

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Dog detecting coronavirus
Innovation

Can Covid-19 Be Smelled?


The answer is maybe, yes; The U.K. has invested about $600,000 to determine whether drug-sniffing dogs can be trained to smell COVID-19 while a small California-based company has partnered with airplane manufacturer Airbus to bring…


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Moderna lab

Moderna Reveals ‘Positive’ Data In Coronavirus Vaccine Trial, Markets Spike

Boston biopharmaceutical Moderna announced Monday that “positive” data was…

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Vaccine Company Novavax Gets $388 Million Grant For Coronavirus Vaccine

Vaccine Company Novavax Gets $388 Million Grant For Coronavirus Vaccine

Public vaccine company Novavax announced today that it will receive up to $388 million from the Coalition…

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Laboratory

A Timeline Of The COVID-19 Wuhan Lab Origin Theory

The theory COVID-19 originated in a laboratory in Wuhan, China —  and not naturally in wildlife…

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Moderna

Fueled By $500 Million In Federal Cash, Moderna Races To Make A Billion Doses Of An Unproven Cure

The company’s billionaire CEO has secured huge grants on the promise of a new class of mRNA vaccines,…

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Rethinking The Future Of Luxury Fashion In Monaco
Lifestyle

Rethinking The Future Of Luxury Fashion In Monaco


How has Covid, government lockdowns and social distancing affected the luxury fashion sector in Monaco? The Covid-19 pandemic has ravaged the global luxury fashion industry. Structural shifts in the business of fashion—such as the rise…


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One To Watch: Franck Muller Launches Hyper-Exclusive King Tourbillon Limited Edition

One To Watch: Franck Muller Launches Hyper-Exclusive King Tourbillon Limited Edition

Swiss horology brand Franck Muller can’t be accused of making an understatement. The “Master…

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Rafael Nadal Drops Out Of U.S. Open Over Coronavirus

Rafael Nadal Drops Out Of U.S. Open Over Coronavirus

Rafael Nadal, currently ranked the number two men’s player in the world, will give up his spot…

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In.bowl in-flight catering

Meals With Altitude: As Airlines Continue To Face Unparalleled Disruption, IN.bowl Reinvents In-Flight Catering

Historically, airlines have had a mixed relationship with sustainability, given their reliance on fuel…

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Michael Louis Maddaloni

The Influence of Affluence: Why Monaco Is Key For Luxury Goods

From a young age Michael Louis Maddaloni has had an eye for fashion and appreciation for luxury goods.…

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Hermes Italy

How Luxury Shopping Habits Will Change Forever Because Of COVID-19

On Earth Day, The Surprises Emerging From The Pandemic

On Earth Day, The Surprises Emerging From The Pandemic

Anne De Hauw of Monaco-based IN Air Travel Experience

How will COVID-19 impact the future of air travel?

Post-Covid-19: Investing In An Uncertain World

Post-Covid-19: Investing In An Uncertain World

NANCY HESLIN

A Classic Beauty

All Roads Lead to Todt
Featured

All Roads Lead to Todt


From Karting to F1, this manager drives careers. Manager Nicolas Todt does not fall far from the F1 tree. His father, Jean, a driver turned-Director of Racing at Peugeot then Ferrari, has twice been re-elected to his current position of President…


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Leclerc

Charles In Charge

Not even halfway through his first Formula One season, Charles Leclerc is admittedly determined to shake…

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Ornella Barra

These Boots Are Made For Walgreens

The annual Monte-Carlo Women of the Year Award, founded in 2012 by Cinzia Sgambati-Colman, is a cultural…

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Coronavirus May Have Mutated To Become More Contagious, Study Finds
Breaking News

Coronavirus May Have Mutated To Become More Contagious, Study Finds


When Houston was gripped by a severe Covid-19 wave in June, a mutated form of coronavirus that developed elsewhere in the world and which is known to be especially contagious grew to eventually dominate the city’s infected patients, according…


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Eiffel Tower Reopens After Brief Shutdown Following Bomb Hoax

Eiffel Tower Reopens After Brief Shutdown Following Bomb Hoax

The Eiffel Tower in Paris reopened to visitors after being evacuated and blockaded by police for serveral…

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UK Considers Another Lockdown As Cases Projected To Hit 50,000 Per Day

UK Considers Another Lockdown As Cases Projected To Hit 50,000 Per Day

England’s chief medical official warned the country is currently on track to hit 50,000 Covid-19…

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Provocative Art Basel Banana Gifted To Guggenheim Museum

Provocative Art Basel Banana Gifted To Guggenheim Museum

New York City’s Guggenheim Museum was gifted the buzzy banana taped to a wall that was the talk…

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France Sets New Daily Coronavirus Record—13,000 Cases—As Other Countries Lock Down

France Sets New Daily Coronavirus Record—13,000 Cases—As Other Countries Lock Down

France has stumbled over a menacing new hurdle in their battle to beat coronavirus as the country counted…

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Monaco Port
Monaco News

Monaco’s Turnover Drops 13% In Q2 But €165M Deficit Budget Is “Better Than Expected,” Minister Says


Monaco’s Institute for Statistics and Economic Studies (IMSEE) released today its latest Economic Bulletin for the months of April to June 2020, figures that reflect a period of confinement and partial resumption of activities. Director…


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Monaco Parents Petition For Right To Decide Whether Students Should Wear Masks

Monaco Parents Petition For Right To Decide Whether Students Should Wear Masks

Students from the age of six attending schools in Monaco have been wearing masks in the classroom…

read more
Pascal Camia

The Man Holding All The Disposable Cards

Article first published in Forbes Monaco June/July 2020 issue. What should have been a record-breaking…

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Partial Lane Closures Sunday For Bike Day, New Carpooling Service In Monaco

Partial Lane Closures Sunday For Bike Day, New Carpooling Service In Monaco

In an exclusive interview in the current September/October issue of Forbes Monaco, Prince Albert…

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Berit Legrand with Prince Albert

Monaco Resident Tackles Billion Dollar Cost Of Marine Plastic Pollution

In its 2019 report “The Price Tag Of Plastic Pollution,” Deloitte estimated the annual cost…

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Elvira Gavrilova, Monaco, 2020.
BrandVoice

Elvira Gavrilova, a PR expert, says "A successful business means a consistent approach"


Recent statistics show that about half of new companies go bust within the first 12 months of operating and 95% of businesses claim bankruptcy within the first five years. For startups, only 1% get it right. Even with a promising idea, adequate…


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UBS Monaco

WASTE. Don’t throw away the opportunity.

Where can you find opportunties in today’s uncertain world? The answer may lie in a trash can.…

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UBS

Food For Thought From UBS

Report On A Global Food Revolution Being Driven By The People And Its Opportunities For Impact…

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Own Your Voice on Forbes.mc

Own Your Voice on Forbes.mc

Brand content is just as relevant engaging and informative as other kinds of content. Publish it—with…

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Interior Motives

Interior Motives

Designer Kamyar Moghadam creates exceptional homes one room at a time. Mention the name Moghadam in…

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