. Monaco has a land border of 4.4 km (2.7 mi), a coastline of 4.1 km (2.5 mi), and a width that varies between 1,700 and 349 m (1,859 and 382 yd). The highest point in the country is a narrow pathway named Chemin des Révoires on the slopes of Mont Agel, in the Les Révoires Ward, which is 161 metres (528 feet) above sea level. Monaco's most populous Quartier is Monte Carlo and the most populous Ward is Larvotto/Bas Moulins. Through land reclamation, Monaco's land mass has expanded by twenty percent. Although small, Monaco is very old and quite well known, especially because of its status as a playground for the rich and famous, who are a spectacle for tourists and an economic engine in the Mediterranean. In 2014 it was noted about 30% of the population was made up of millionaires, similar to Zürich or Geneva.

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A costly donation: How organ transplant patients pay for lifelong medications

Rutland Herald 20 Feb 2021
These medications are expensive and some aren’t covered by insurance, leaving people to raise funds or seek other forms of financial help ... Nick Monaco, of Rutland, who recently received a double-lung transplant, uses one. According to his wife, Julie Monaco, who works at the Rutland Herald as a paginator, the machine cost $1,300.
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Princess Camilla de Bourbon to pay £2m fine in bitter inheritance dispute

The Daily Mail 20 Feb 2021
Italian heiress Camilla de Bourbon is set to pay a £2million fine tomorrow as part of a bitter inheritance dispute over her mother’s €250million (£216million) trust fund ... Cheap funds fee ... Free fund dealing. Free fund dealing ... No fund dealing charges.
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Princess Camilla de Bourbon to pay £2m fine in BNP row

This is Money 20 Feb 2021
Italian heiress Camilla de Bourbon is set to pay a £2million fine tomorrow as part of a bitter inheritance dispute over her mother’s €250million (£216million) trust fund.
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Rutland man doing well after double-lung transplant

Rutland Herald 11 Feb 2021
It was a Friday in December when Nick Monaco, of Rutland, got the call that would change his life. “Julie and I had just finished lunch and the telephone rang,” said Monaco ... Nick Monaco’s struggle isn’t over ... “So after the medication eats up those funds, then we have to figure out what we’re going to do,” Nick Monaco said.
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Start-up Monaco team project remains interested in F1 entry

Yahoo Daily News 09 Feb 2021
Start-up Monaco team remains interested in F1 entry. A Monaco-based start-up team remains interested in a Formula 1 entry in the near future, calling a possible waiver of the $200m dilution fund fee "a step forward" ... Start-up Monaco team remains interested in F1 entry.
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Why ocean pollution is a clear danger to human health

The Conversation 01 Feb 2021
Plastic waste is the most visible component of ocean pollution ... Will Stahl-Timmins/Boston College/Centre Scientifique de Monaco , Author provided ... Jacqueline McGlade receives funding from UKRI Global Challenges Research Fund (EPSRC) Philip Landrigan receives funding from Center Scientifique de Monaco and the Prince Albert II de Monaco Fondation .
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Who is the man who claims to be the owner of “Putin’s” palace?

The Eastern Herald 31 Jan 2021
A video investigation published by his team two days after Navalny’s return from Germany, determined that it was a property that covers an area 39 times larger than Monaco. According to their claims, the property in the Gelenjik resort was built with illegal funds provided ...
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Analysis: Which countries met the UN’s 2020 deadline to raise ‘climate ambition’?

Resilience 12 Jan 2021
The table below shows explicit mentions of international climate finance requests included in the new round of NDCs, as well as plans for domestic funding ... Climate Fund (GCF) ... The only country that makes a specific reference to providing money to the fund in the new NDCs is Monaco.
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Biden selects Judge Merrick Garland for attorney general

The Jakarta Post 07 Jan 2021
Biden, who takes office in two weeks, also intends to nominate Justice Department veterans Lisa >Monaco as deputy attorney general and Kristen Clarke as the assistant attorney general to the Civil Rights Division, the official said ... Lisa Monaco previously served as assistant ...
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Tycoon leaves himself open to scrutiny again

The Times/The Sunday Times 02 Dec 2020
... declined to say whether he believed Sir Philip, who has spent the past week in Monaco aboard his £100 million yacht, should plug Arcadia’s pension fund.
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Collapse of two British retailers puts 25,000 jobs at risk

Manila Standard Today 02 Dec 2020
... resulting in 11,000 job losses and leaving a massive deficit in its pension fund. British lawmakers on Monday called on Monaco-based Green to cover the shortfall in the Arcadia pension fund, which is estimated to run as high as £350 million ($460 million, 385 million euros).
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UK's Arcadia, owner of Topshop, enters administration

Gulf News 01 Dec 2020
Frasers had earlier said it “would be interested in participating in any sale process” should Arcadia fail to secure emergency funding and go into administration ... British lawmakers on Monday called on Monaco-based Green to cover the shortfall in the Arcadia pension fund, which is estimated to run as high as £350 million.
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Corruption Trial of Former President Sarkozy Opens in France

Wall Street Journal 23 Nov 2020
Prosecutors charged Mr ... Sarkozy offered to help Gilbert Azibert seek a plum job in a court in the principality of Monaco ... Sarkozy dangled the Monaco post in an attempt to gain access to information regarding an investigation into the funding of his 2007 election ... Mr ... Azibert. Mr.
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