Current restrictions extended for month… plus more news
Good Morning Monaco – Thursday, February 18, 2021
HSH Prince Albert has decided to extend the current health restrictions until March 19 inclusive, following consultations between His Government and the National Council as a Joint Monitoring Committee.
Monaco records 22nd coronavirus-related death An 88 year-old resident has become the 22nd person to die due to a coronavirus-related illness since the start of the pandemic in Monaco, the Government announced on Wednesday, February 17.
Europe struggles to deal with vaccine dose delays
European Union officials said on Wednesday that 10 million Pfizer doses due to be delivered in December have still not entered the supply chain. The doses amount to one-third of the original order and the bloc’s dependence on the company has had a knock-on effect across the continent.
Monaco Grand Prix preparation to begin very soon
Having missed a year due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Monaco Grand Prix is determined to make a return in 2021. The crown jewel of the Formula 1 calendar is scheduled for Sunday, May 23, and will be preceded by two other events.
Monaco’s shipping forms keep busy
Eneti – formerly Scorpio Bulkers – has agreed with third parties to sell the SBI Cronos, an Ultramax bulk carrier built in 2015, and SBI Achilles, an Ultramax bulk carrier built in 2016…