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YCM paves way to sustainable yachting

29 February

  In line with United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, and under the aegis of the collective ‘Monaco, Capital of Advanced Yachting' approach, Yacht Club de Monaco continues to ramp up initiatives using technology to help protect the environment. Attended by HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, the latest was launch of the first autonomous green hydrogen pontoon that can fill 30 cylinders and supply eight teams with green hydrogen in preparation for the Monaco Energy Boat Challenge (1-7 July 2024). "The Monaco Energy Boat Challenge was launched 11 years ago. It is very satisfying to see how far we have progressed. Even with limited resources it is now possible to produce green hydrogen," says YCM General Secretary Bernard d'Alessandri.   As the aim is for Monaco to spearhead responsible yachting, YCM unveiled the pontoon attended by officials including Céline Caron-Dagioni, Minister of Public Works, the Environment and Urban Development; Patrice Cellario, Minister of the Interior; Armelle Roudaut-Lafon, Director Maritime Affairs; Olivier Wenden, Vice-President of the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation; Marco Casiraghi, engineer and instigator of the Monaco Energy Boat Challenge; and Francesco Prazzo, General Manager, SBM Offshore. The pontoon also highlights YCM's Corporate Social Responsibility policy that aims to realise the visions of a Sovereign who believes that "faced with the climate

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A tonic 5th edition of MICS this year

A tonic 5th edition of MICS this year

25 November 2014

The 5th edition of the MICS (Monaco International Clubbing Show), the night professionals took place on 12, 13 and 14 November 2014 at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco. Very positive results despite a slightly lower attendance. 9452 visitors have traveled to Monaco ...

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Jimmy’z Sporting Monte-Carlo starts its winter season

Jimmy’z Sporting Monte-Carlo starts its winter season

4 November 2014

After a summer that enchanted the spirits of the night, Jimmy'z decided to stay in its "summer residence" and spend the winter in the lagoon at the Sporting Monte-Carlo. On Friday, November 7, Jimmy'z welcomes you for an amazing opening night ...

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On 15th November, Monaco throws the biggest European Teens Party

On 15th November, Monaco throws the biggest European Teens Party

4 November 2014

This Saturday, November 15th, during the MICS (Monaco International Clubbing Show), the first international gathering of professionals of the night, will be held the largest European Teens Party at MICS Club, ephemeral disco at the Grimaldi Forum. A healthy concept that ...

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American vs French brand culture at TFWA Cannes

American vs French brand culture at TFWA Cannes

31 October 2014

This year 30th edition of Duty Free & Travel Retail Global Summit (TFWA) at Cannes is a mix of brands mostly on the duty free market from fashion, beauty, entertainment. The exhibition is the perfect tool to reunite duty free and travel marketers for ...

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From one Rocher to Another - The Itinerary of a Chef

From one Rocher to Another - The Itinerary of a Chef

29 October 2014

A culinary poetic metamorphosis to rediscover for Christmas  With its success, the book From one Rocher to Another - The Itinerary of a Chef (Éditions La Martinière) by Chef Marcel Ravin, child of the Caribbean, is reissued for the holiday season.  After leaving ...

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The Heart of Well Being, Fashion and Charity Event

The Heart of Well Being, Fashion and Charity Event

24 October 2014

Under the beautiful and fine ambiance of the Columbus Hotel Monte Carlo it took place yesterday evening a great charity and fashion event organized by Wilfried Nicault, the director of WilfriedandCo. The charity event The Heart of Well-Being was a success due to its mixing ...

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Monte-Carlo Beach takes a break and prepares for 2015

Monte-Carlo Beach takes a break and prepares for 2015

23 October 2014

This is the end of the season for Monte-Carlo Beach. After closing the Club Sunday, October 20th, the Hotel will close Sunday, October 26 for four months. The 2014 season was once again marked by a great influx of local and ...

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A family Christmas at Hotel Hermitage Monte-Carlo

A family Christmas at Hotel Hermitage Monte-Carlo

17 October 2014

The Christmas Holidays are approaching and Hôtel Hermitage is dressing up in its most beautiful garlands and lights to reveal an enchanted realm of magic and emotions. This year, as the years before, the wonder of Christmas will be even more ...

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