Crown Prince Felipe in the presidential ceremony of Peru's new President Alan Garcia at Congress in Lima, Peru on Friday, July 28, 2006.
Crown Prince Felipe met the new president of Peru
Felipe de Borbón and Alan Garcia bet to reinforce relations
Prince de Asturias and the new Peruvian president, Alan Garci'a, today bet to reinforce the bows between Peru and Spain after reviewing the bilateral relation in a meeting held in the Palace of Government of Lima. Alan Garcia received to Felipe de Borbón, who represented the King of Spain in the ceremony of investiture of the new governor, after an official lunch that followed the taking of possession in the Congress of the Nation. In a letter that gave Prince de Asturias to the Peruvian president, King Juan Carlos congratulated to the Peruvian town and the new agent chief executive, to whom in addition success in its management wished, that it initiated today and it will conclude in 2011. Sources of the Spanish delegation indicated to Efe that Felipe de Borbón transferred to the Peruvian governor the will of the Spanish State “to reinforce the bilateral relations in all the scopes”. After the encounter with Garcia, who extended for more than 30 minutes, Felipe de Borbón returned to Madrid after two days in Lima, where also he met in the eve with the previous president, Alexander Toledo.
The Prince Felipe is present on Monday at the Alvaro Uribe's capture of possession
The Prince of Asturias will be present next Monday in Bogota at the capture of possession of the Colombian president, Alvaro Uribe, in representation of Spain.
Don Felipe will travel accompanied by the secretary of State of Foreign Affairs and for Latin America, Bernardino León and for the general manager for Latin America, Javier Sandomingo.
According to the agenda facilitated by the Palace of La Zarzuela , Don Felipe will meet in the morning Uribe and later he will take part in the luncheon that the agent chief executive will offer the chiefs of State and Government who are present at the capture of possession.
The ceremony will take place at 15:00 in the National Capitol of Bogota. Before returning to Spain, the Prince will offer a receipt to the Spanish collectivity in the residence of the Ambassador of Spain in Colombia.
Uribe will assemble with Prince Asturias in the first hour of Monday
The president of Colombia, Alvaro Uribe, who assumes on Monday his second mandate (2006-2010), will meet this day, after the capture of possession of the new minister of Exteriors, Maria Consuelo Araujo, with the Prince of Asturias, don Felipe de Borbón.
The meeting is foreseen for 10.30 local time (15.30 GMT) in Nariño's House, headquarters of the Government, in the heart and principal historical zone of the Colombian capital, according to the agenda of this day spread today.
For the possession of the agent chief executive, who will be from 15.00 local time (20.00 GMT) in the headquarters of the Legislative one, to a street of the headquarters of the Government, one has arranged a wide safety device, with limitations of access to the center of the city, both of persons and of cars.
Prince Felipe comes to Bogota for Uribe's investiture
The prince of Asturias, Felipe de Borbón, came today at 06.40 hours (11.40 GMT) to Bogota to be present at the investiture of the president of Colombia, Alvaro Uribe, who today takes possession of his second mandate until 2010.
The inheritor of the Spanish Wreath came on board of a plane of the Air Spanish Force to the military base of the airport, where it was got by the Colombian minister of Interior and Justice, Sabas Pretelt.
After receiving the honors of ordinance, the prince Felipe directed a brief greeting in the one that showed his ' satisfaction for being again ' in Colombia, to be present at the capture of Uribe's possession.
The prince Felipe returned to Spain after Uribe's investiture
The prince of Asturias, Felipe de Borbón, travelled this night on returning to Spain after having been present in Bogota at the capture of possession of the president Alvaro Uribe.
Felipe de Borbón was fifteen hours in Bogota, to where there came to 06.40 local time (11.40 GMT) on board of a plane of the Air Spanish Force, accompanied of Bernardino León, secretary of State of Foreign Affairs.
The prince was got in the airport by the Colombian minister of Interior and Justice, Sabas Pretelt of the Vega.
Soon after his arrival he met Uribe, before this one president of Colombia was undressed, for the second mandate, until 2010, in a ceremony in the Congress at which eleven Latin-American presidents were present, also.
The last activity of the inheritor of the Spanish Wreath was a receipt in the residence of the ambassador with representatives of the Spanish community in Colombia.
The plane in which Felipe de Borbón travels detached from the military sector of the airport of the Colombian capital to 21.40 local time (02.40 Tuesdays GMT).
The vice-president of Cuba says to the Prince Felipe that Castro recovers satisfactorily
BOGOTÁ. - The vice-president of Cuba, Carlos Lage, reported yesterday to the Prince of Asturias, Felipe de Borbón, which the recovery of the agent chief executive of the island, Fidel Castro, advances "positively" after the surgical intervention to which it was submitted at the end of July, and that will rejoin to his "tasks" when he recovers completely.
As the agency informs Latin Press, Lage and the Prince Felipe took advantage of their stay in Bogota - where they were present at the capture of possession of the president of Colombia, Álvaro Uribe - to support a meeting in which the Cuban vice-president answered to the interest provoked by the march of Castro's recovery.