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A look at the Monégasque line of succession

This summer, we are taking a look at the various lines of successions in the world’s monarchies. Today, we are focusing on the sixteen people in line to the Monégasque throne. There was a major change to the Constitution of Monaco in 2002 regarding the line of succession. Until then, only the direct descendants, including adopted children, of the reigning prince could inherit the crown.
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Prince Albert and Princess Charlene to host Chinese President on a state visit

On 24 March, Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene will host Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife, Peng Liyuan on a state visit in Monaco. This will be the first state visit by a Chinese President to Monaco. It will only last a day, and all the events will take place at the Palace. The tour aims to celebrate the close relationship between Monaco and China since the start of their diplomatic…
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Prince Albert opens Monaco exhibit in China

Prince Albert II of Monaco opened a special exhibition on the ‘Princes and Princesses of Monaco’ in the Forbidden City in Beijing on Thursday afternoon. The new exhibition dedicated to the royals will tell the history of Monaco’s monarchy from the rise of the Grimaldi dynasty to the modernisation of Monaco through the likes of Prince Charles III’s creation of the new city Monte…
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Prince Albert of Monaco visits Canada where he is received by Prime Minister

Prince Albert of Monaco was received by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to mark the tenth anniversary of the establishment of official diplomatic relations between Canada and Monaco. The two heads of state met for their first formal meeting on Monday 7th May, in Parliament House in the Canadian capital city of Ottawa where they discussed climate change and the commitments made under the…
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