On Monday 4 October, the Sovereign had a working meeting with the Indian Prime Minister, HE Manmohan Singh. On this occasion, they were able to evoke the excellent bilateral relations between India and the Principality.
On Wednesday 6 October, HSH Prince Albert II will go to Shanghai, China, to participate in festivities organised by Monaco at Expo 2010 Shanghai. In the evening, the Sovereign will attend a performance of La Belle by the Ballets de Monte-Carlo at the Shanghai Grand Theatre.
The following day, 7 October, the Prince will participate in Monaco National Day at the World Fair. He will also visit the China Pavilion and the Monaco Pavilion where many promotional activities for the Principality are scheduled.
The Prince, accompanied by HSH Princess Stephanie, will later preside over a gala dinner with a show by the International Circus Festival of Monte Carlo.
HSH the Prince wished for His country to be present at the Shanghai Expo to make it better known and explain to Chinese representatives how Monaco could be one of the strategic entryways to Europe.