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Best In Show


Article first published in Forbes Monaco March/April 2021 issue. Best In Show You sing along with his catchphrase “Can we fix it? Yes we can” and follow his animated do-good pups. Or at least your kids do, along with millions…


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Head Thinker

Head Thinker


Article first published in Forbes Monaco March/April 2021 issue. A private banking culture aligned with the expectations of elites led by Francesco Grosoli. Every crisis is a sharp reminder that we must never be victims of the present,”…


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New Curfew In Monaco, Residents Of Alpes-Maritimes Welcome At Restaurants

New Curfew In Monaco, Residents Of Alpes-Maritimes Welcome At Restaurants


From Saturday, June 12 and until Sunday, June 27, curfew changes to midnight and still ends at 6 a.m. in Monaco. Wearing masks outdoors remain mandatory. The work from home rule will no longer be compulsory but it is recommended. From…


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11pm Curfew, Gyms Reopen And Other Changes In France From June 9

11pm Curfew, Gyms Reopen And Other Changes In France From June 9

As president Macron recovers from the shock of being slapped in the face this afternoon from a member of the public while on Stage 2 of his Tour de France in the Drôme, the country is gearing up for the third stage of deconfinement tomorrow.…


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Bid On Racket Signed By Djokovic, Help Monaco Auction Raise Money For Marine Expedition In September

Bid On Racket Signed By Djokovic, Help Monaco Auction Raise Money For Marine Expedition In September

There is little over three days left to bid on lots in the Monaco auction that is in partnership with the Prince Albert II Foundation (PAF2), Lia Riva, CREM, the Thirty Nine, the Yacht Club and the Oceanographic Museum. The “Ensemble…


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How to Target UHNWIs in Monaco

How to Target UHNWIs in Monaco

UHNWI Targeting: How To Target Monaco’s Rich  Monaco is well known for its unique wealth status, with one in three people living in the tiny sovereign state being millionaires. Some 32% of the 38,000-plus residents living in Monaco…


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Au Revoir PCR Tests For Vaccinated Europeans Coming To France

Au Revoir PCR Tests For Vaccinated Europeans Coming To France

Following a decree on Wednesday by the Italian minister of health allowing residents within 60 km of…

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Casa Limone

Power Lunch: Rampoldi

Michelin-star chef Antonio Salvatore has created a rather tricky situation for food-lovers in Monaco:…

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Dust Off The Tiaras: Grand Ball Celebrates Monaco’s Social Elite

Dust Off The Tiaras: Grand Ball Celebrates Monaco’s Social Elite

The exclusive Grand Ball of Princes and Princesses will welcome members of royal and princely houses…

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Office Space Offered To Monegasques

Office Space Offered To Monegasques

Monaco Boost is offering private or shared workspace to entrepreneurs of Monegasque nationality who…

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Australia And France Are The Latest Countries To Prioritize Olympic Athletes For Covid-19 Vaccine
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Australia And France Are The Latest Countries To Prioritize Olympic Athletes For Covid-19 Vaccine


Olympic athletes in Australia and France will be part of a higher priority group for getting the Covid-19 vaccine, the countries’ governments said Tuesday, part of a growing collection of nations that are trying to ensure athletes…


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‘Extraordinary Life And Work’: Tributes Pour In As U.K.’s Prince Philip Dies Aged 99

‘Extraordinary Life And Work’: Tributes Pour In As U.K.’s Prince Philip Dies Aged 99

Tributes are pouring in for Prince Philip, the 99-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth II, who died Friday…

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Moderna CEO Makes Forbes Billionaires List, IMF Forecasts, EU Unemployment And France Says ‘International Taxation Within Reach’

Moderna CEO Makes Forbes Billionaires List, IMF Forecasts, EU Unemployment And France Says ‘International Taxation Within Reach’

On Tuesday, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) slightly raised its 2021 growth forecast for the euro…

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The Groundbreaker

The Groundbreaker

He was inspired to play golf at Harvard after seeing Love Story, built two billion-dollar companies…

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France Eases Travel Ban On U.K., But Covid-19 Testing Rules Cause Massive Backlog At Border

France Eases Travel Ban On U.K., But Covid-19 Testing Rules Cause Massive Backlog At Border

France has agreed to allow freight and passengers who have tested negative for Covid-19 to enter its…

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Head Thinker

Head Thinker

China’s Economy Surged 18.3% In The First Quarter Of 2021

China’s Economy Surged 18.3% In The First Quarter Of 2021

New York Times Sells Column For Over $550k In NFT Experiment
Money

New York Times Sells Column For Over $550k In NFT Experiment


The NYT sold ownership of a previously-printed column by technology reporter Kevin Roose for over $558,000 Thursday in its first-ever experiment with a non-fungible token auction, promising bidders they would be a part of history as the NFT…


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Tesla Has Plunged 25% And Lost $200 Billion In Market Value Since Its Bitcoin Investment

Tesla Has Plunged 25% And Lost $200 Billion In Market Value Since Its Bitcoin Investment

Tesla’s meteoric tear is unraveling this month as experts start to worry that the stock’s…

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Bitcoin

Crypto Surge Continues: Market Up $750 Billion, Nearly Doubling This Month As Bitcoin Hits New Highs

Bitcoin's massive rally continued into the weekend, pushing the market capitalization of the world's…

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Bitcoin

Bitcoin Surges To An All Time High Of $48,000 As Tesla Signals Its Confidence

Bitcoin’s price reached another record high Tuesday, pushing past $48,000 after electric car giant…

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BlackRock Files To Add Bitcoin Futures To Funds

Investment giant BlackRock filed documents with the Securities and Exchange Commission showing that…

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Tesla
Business

Tesla Will Stop Accepting Bitcoin As Payment Due To Environmental Worries, Musk Says


Electric carmaker Tesla will no longer allow customers to pay for cars with bitcoin, CEO Elon Musk announced Wednesday, citing the vast amounts of electricity needed to “mine” the cryptocurrency — a reversal three…


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Vadim Mashurov

Instime Cofounder Vadim Mashurov On Success

Vadim Mashurov grew up with “ingenuity and innovation” on the brain. The Ukrainian managed…

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As Burberry Faces Backlash In China Over Xinjiang Cotton, Other Luxury Brands Could Face Boycott

As Burberry Faces Backlash In China Over Xinjiang Cotton, Other Luxury Brands Could Face Boycott

British designer Burberry is the first luxury brand to be targeted in China in a backlash against western…

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Birkenstock Billionaires Unveiled After German Sandal Maker Agrees To Sell In A $4.7 Billion Deal

Birkenstock Billionaires Unveiled After German Sandal Maker Agrees To Sell In A $4.7 Billion Deal

Two heirs to one of Germany’s best-known footwear brands emerged as billionaires after agreeing…

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Adidas To Unload Reebok And Focus On Own Brand

Adidas To Unload Reebok And Focus On Own Brand

German sportswear company Adidas plans to sell its underperforming Reebok brand—some 15 years…

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‘Vaccine Passports’ Could Reopen Global Travel—And Lead To Discrimination, Critics Say
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‘Vaccine Passports’ Could Reopen Global Travel—And Lead To Discrimination, Critics Say


As Governments around the world attempt to reopen travel and kickstart their economies many are looking at so-called “vaccine passports” or “green travel passes” that could allow people who have been inoculated against…


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EU Approves J&J Single-Shot Covid-19 Vaccine As The Bloc’s Vaccination Crisis Rumbles On

EU Approves J&J Single-Shot Covid-19 Vaccine As The Bloc’s Vaccination Crisis Rumbles On

The European Medicines Agency has authorized Johnson & Johnson’s one-shot Covid-19…

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‘A Pivotal Moment’: U.K. Rolls Out Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaccine Amid Covid-19 Surge

‘A Pivotal Moment’: U.K. Rolls Out Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaccine Amid Covid-19 Surge

British officials celebrated Monday as the country accelerated its Covid-19 immunization campaign will…

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Apple Is Reportedly Creating Its Own Search Engine Amid Google’s Antitrust Woes

Apple Is Reportedly Creating Its Own Search Engine Amid Google’s Antitrust Woes

Apple is intensifying long-standing efforts to beat Google at its own game by building its own rival…

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Nokia To Build Cell Network On Moon

Nokia To Build Cell Network On Moon

Nokia will build the first cellular network on the moon as part of a NASA project intended to establish…

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Best In Show
Lifestyle

Best In Show


Article first published in Forbes Monaco March/April 2021 issue. Best In Show You sing along with his catchphrase “Can we fix it? Yes we can” and follow his animated do-good pups. Or at least your kids do, along with millions…


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Yannick Alleno with Alain Ducasse. Photo: SBM

‘Real Synergy Between Yannick Alléno And The Principality,’ Says Ducasse

With multiple Michelin stars to his name, chef Yannick Alléno has officially taken over…

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France Suspends All Flights With Brazil

France Suspends All Flights With Brazil

Prime minister Jean Castex has just announced during a questions to the government session, “We…

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Air France Announces 22 New Destinations As Its Set To Receive €4 Billion More In Aid

Air France Announces 22 New Destinations As Its Set To Receive €4 Billion More In Aid

Air France announced today its 2021 summer schedule with 22 new destinations to France, Europe and North…

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Quick Getaway: Monaco to Limone

Quick Getaway: Monaco to Limone

Six years after the first train reached Limone Piemonte in 1891, the town had transformed into a ski…

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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
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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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Greece Is The Latest Mediterranean Country To Open Up To Tourists
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Greece Is The Latest Mediterranean Country To Open Up To Tourists


Greece officially launched its 2021 tourism season Friday, reopening museums and beaches after a dismal year for the country that relies heavily on tourists, but the nation is implementing its own vaccine and testing requirements for visitors…


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Moscow Cuts U.S. Embassy Staff Marking Latest Decline In U.S.-Russia Relationship

Moscow Cuts U.S. Embassy Staff Marking Latest Decline In U.S.-Russia Relationship

The U.S. Embassy in Moscow cut 75% of its staff Wednesday after the Kremlin banned the embassy…

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Bill And Melinda Gates Announce Divorce

Bill And Melinda Gates Announce Divorce

Bill and Melinda Gates, who jointly run the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the world’s largest…

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Rome, Italy

Vaccinated Americans Will Reportedly Be Allowed Back In Europe This Summer

American holidaymakers who have received a coronavirus vaccine will be permitted to enter the European…

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Paris, France

France Will Reopen To Vaccinated Americans This Summer, Macron Says

Americans will soon be permitted to enter France for the first time in more than a year with vaccine…

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Bid On Racket Signed By Djokovic, Help Monaco Auction Raise Money For Marine Expedition In September
Monaco News

Bid On Racket Signed By Djokovic, Help Monaco Auction Raise Money For Marine Expedition In September


There is little over three days left to bid on lots in the Monaco auction that is in partnership with the Prince Albert II Foundation (PAF2), Lia Riva, CREM, the Thirty Nine, the Yacht Club and the Oceanographic Museum. The “Ensemble…


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How to Target UHNWIs in Monaco

How to Target UHNWIs in Monaco

UHNWI Targeting: How To Target Monaco’s Rich  Monaco is well known for its unique wealth…

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Au Revoir PCR Tests For Vaccinated Europeans Coming To France

Au Revoir PCR Tests For Vaccinated Europeans Coming To France

Following a decree on Wednesday by the Italian minister of health allowing residents within 60 km of…

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Casa Limone

Power Lunch: Rampoldi

Michelin-star chef Antonio Salvatore has created a rather tricky situation for food-lovers in Monaco:…

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Dust Off The Tiaras: Grand Ball Celebrates Monaco’s Social Elite

Dust Off The Tiaras: Grand Ball Celebrates Monaco’s Social Elite

The exclusive Grand Ball of Princes and Princesses will welcome members of royal and princely houses…

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Alexandre de Damas, The Entrepreneur Who Is Digitalizing The CRBI Industry
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Alexandre de Damas, The Entrepreneur Who Is Digitalizing The CRBI Industry


How Damacorp is integrating AI into the citizenship and residency by investment industry. Damacorp is the first firm in the citizenship and residency planning industry to incorporate Artificial Intelligence into the full journey…


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The Benefits Of Blockchain In The Educational Sector

The Benefits Of Blockchain In The Educational Sector

Over the last 18 months the world has surely changed and we live in uncertain times. More so than ever…

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Cannabis Market

Cannabis: An economic driver in emerging markets?

The potential benefits of the cannabis industry. Thanks to the commoditization of cannabis, there are…

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Billionaire Mai Vu Minh

Southeast Asia Is A Hot Spot For Capital

“The investment inflow to Southeast Asian countries is both a great opportunity and a challenge.…

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Prospects For The US Agricultural Sector

Prospects For The US Agricultural Sector

The United States is the world leader in agricultural production. In addition to meeting the needs of…

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