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NATIONAL DAY OF MONACO 19TH OF NOVEMBER 2016

  Fête Nationale du 19 novembre 2016 During the reign of HSH Prince of Monaco, the National Day is held on 19 November, Saint-Rainier day. This joyful day starts with a Te Deum in the Monaco Cathedral attended by the Grimaldi family. The Monegasque people take this opportunity to honour their Princes. Festivities are organised throughout the town, including a magnificent fireworks display, concerts, parades on the Place du Palais and medal ceremonies. The fun fair is in full swing for the delight of children and adults alike; it comes to an end one week after the National Day.

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Les Journées de L’Art-Bre (Days of Art-Bre)

On September 13 2016, the Slovak art exhibitions was officially inaugurated by the Prince Albert II of Monaco. On the occasion of the Slovak Presidency of the Council of the EU, Slovakia has become the guest of honor at an art exhibition Les Journées de L’Art-Bre (Days of Art-Bre) with the participation of artists from all over the world. The exhibition was held under the patronage of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco and was placed in the picturesque town of Roquebrune Cap Martin adjacent to the Principality of Monaco on the Côte d’Azur. The beauty of Slovakia, Slovak art … »

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Monaco Grand Prix 2016

The long awaited event of the year, Formula 1 – Monaco Grand Prix, was held from 26th May 2016 until 29th May 2016. Drivers, on this so called royal discipline, were racing on the well-known racetrack Circuit de Monaco. The award for the best pole position went to Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull – TAG Heuer) with time 1:13:622. Nico Rosberg was beaten into second place with time 1:13:791. Lewis Hamilton became the absolute winner of Monaco Grand Prix 2016  with his Mercedes unit. Second place was earned by Daniel Ricciardo and the third place went to Sergio Pérez. The Prince Albert II and the Princess Charlène personally came to congratulates the … »

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60th wedding anniversary of Princess Grace Kelly and Prince Reiner III.

Hollywood star Grace Kelly and the Prince of Monaco Reiner III. got married on 18th of April 1956 in the Throne Room of the Palace of Monaco. The wedding of the century, also known as the most glamorous wedding ever, was followed by religious wedding on 19th of April in the cathedral of Saint Nicolas. The ceremony with 600 guests was being watched by more than 30 million of people around the world. After the reception, the newly weds went on their honeymoon on the Mediterranean Sea sailing their boat Deo Juvante II.

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110th anniversary of Monte-Carlo Rolex Master Tournament

Tournament Monte-Carlo Rolex Master was held from 9th April until 17th April in the presence of HSH Prince Albert II and Princess Charlène. It is considered as one of the most glamorous and exciting event in tennis calendar with its prestigious location. The thrilling final match belonged to Rafael Nadal and Gaël Monfils. Eventually, Rafael Nadal reclaimed his throne by winning for the 9th time. Prince Albert II. and Princess Charlène personally congratulated Rafael Nadal.

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The CHILDREN LOVE SWIMMING charity project can save children’s lives

TA3 CHILDREN LOVE SWIMMING www.facebook.com/ChildrenLoveSwimming/ From mid-February until the end of the 2016 school year, a unique charitable children’s swimming project called CHILDREN LOVE SWIMMING has been running in Slovakia, implemented under the auspices of the Consulate of the Principality of Monaco in the Slovak Republic. Children from primary schools were selected for the project – non-swimmers aged 7-12 years from socially deprived or disadvantaged families from the whole of Slovakia. The selection was also made on the basis of cooperation with the administration of the schools attended by the children. One criterion for selecting the children, in addition to … »

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Anual meeting of Honorary Consuls with president of SR

13th of January 2016 was held at the premises of the Presidential Palace in Bratislava the New Year‘ s Meeting of the President of the Slovak Republic H. E. Mr. Andrej Kiska and all heads of Diplomatic Missions and Honorary Consuls accredited to the Slovak Republic organized by the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic.