In the heart of Côte d’Azur, the Principality of Monaco is a sovereign city-state. Very politically stable, its monarchy reigns for more than 700 years and since 2004 has been part of the European Council.
Located 30 km from Nice Airport, Monaco extends itself for about 2 km2, having a privileged geographical situation and Mediterranean climate.
It offers a health system, medical coverage and education system which are benchmarks in their respective areas, reaching the highest levels of the Human Development Index. In addition, it is known for its high standard security and police, for people and exceptional goods, carried out in an efficient and discreet manner.
Annually, there are numerous renowned sports and cultural activities in the Principality, such as the Formula 1 Grand Prix, the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters and the traditional performances of the Monte Carlo Ballet.
With a dynamic social environment which is open to the participation of international entities, Monaco has a diverse population, with an expressive presence of foreigners. There are also constructions, such as the Grimaldi Forum and the Louis II Stadium, suited to host major events.
Sectors such as financial services and construction industry guide the economic growth of the principality, which holds one of the highest GDP per capita in the world. Finally, Monaco has an attractive legal and tax regime, since there is no income tax, capital gains tax or wealth tax.