Earlier this week, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco, on the occasion of Fête Nationale 2013, presented the Ordre de Saint-Charles to various men and women for their service to the sovereign prince or to the Principality of Monaco (hence the State).

The Ordre de Grimaldi was also presented to several men and women who have “…contributed to the prestige of the Principality with distinction…” according to the Palais Princier.