The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 03-16-2019, 05:37 PM
lula's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: , Spain
Posts: 19,288
Spanish State Visit to Argentina. March 24 to 27, 2019.

The Argentine Government has advanced some data on the agenda.

Los reyes de España visitarán la Argentina e inaugurarán con Macri el Congreso de la Lengua - Política | LaPrensa.com.ar

March 24

Arrival to Buenos Aires

March 25

Floral offering in the statue of General San Martín

Lunch with President Macri and his wife, Juliana Awada

Visit to the Congress to talk with deputies and senators

Gala Dinner at the CCK, offered by the Argentine government

March 26

Forums and business meetings with Spanish and Argentine businessmen

Activities with the Spanish community

King and Queen will offer a dinner for the Argentine authorities

March 27

Inauguration of the VIII International Congress of the Spanish Language in the city of Córdoba
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 03-17-2019, 12:46 AM
Princess Larisa's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Mar 2016
Location: ., Croatia
Posts: 2,811
What is happening with this state visit?
I read on twitter that it was canceled.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 03-17-2019, 02:31 AM
Duke of Marmalade's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
TRF Author
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Posts: 13,263
I guess the only reason they pull this through before the elections is the congress of spanish language, the Kings would have travelled to Argentina for this event anyway.


Two State visits back to back for Argentina!
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 03-17-2019, 05:00 AM
lula's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: , Spain
Posts: 19,288
This visit was never canceled, it has always been published that it went ahead.

Before the start of the electoral campaign (April 12) the government still has some capacity to work, the problematic period is when the elections have passed and a new government has not yet been formed.

The main objective of this trip was the inauguration of the Congress of the Language, an event to which the King of Spain always goes and which is not of a political nature. In addition, Argentina has a large Spanish community and there are many mutual business interests. All this allows them to close a good visit, but without agreements of a more political nature. For example, a trip like the one to Morocco where a dozen agreements were signed between the two countries would not be possible now.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 03-19-2019, 10:10 AM
lula's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: , Spain
Posts: 19,288
Spanish Government confirms the visit

Viaje de Estado de Sus Majestades los Reyes a Argentina

https://www.elconfidencial.com/ultim...stado_2074830/

On March 26, there will be a meeting between Queen Letizia and representatives of the Ibero-American Alliance of Rare and Uncommon Diseases, among which is the Argentine Federation of Uncommon Diseases (FADEPOF).

Argentina será sede del encuentro entre ALIBER y La Reina de España Doña Letizia > FADEPOF | Federación Argentina de Enfermedades Poco Frecuentes

Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 03-24-2019, 08:30 AM
Nobility
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Lalala, Spain
Posts: 369
Provisional agenda taken from press reports:

Sunday 24

-Arrival with honors at the airport

Monday 25

-Floral offering at the Monument of General San Martín

-Official welcome at the Casa Rosada

-Private meeting of the King and the President

-Meeting of the two delegations

-Meeting of the Queen and the First Lady on "early childhood and rare diseases"

-Private lunch with the President and the First Lady

-Visit to the Senate and the Chamber of Deputies and meeting with their presidents

-Visit to the Supreme Court and meeting with its president

-State dinner at the Kirchner Cultural Centre

Tuesday 26

-The King has breakfast with Spanish and Argentinian business people at the Argentinian Foreign Ministry

-The King takes part in an event about entrepreneurship at the Telefónica headquarters organised by the COTEC Foundation (The King is the honorary president of the Foundation)

-The Queen has a meeting with representatives from ALIBER (Ibero-American Alliance of Rare and Uncommon Diseases)

-Reception with about 800-1000 members of the Spanish community in Argentina (There are about 500000 Spaniards in Argentina, the biggest Spanish community outside Spain)

-The King receives representatives from the Latin American Jewish Congress in audience

-The King and Queen offer a return reception in honor of their hosts

-Flight to Córdoba

Wednesday 27

-VIII International Congress of the Spanish Language




The King will give speeches (at least) at the state dinner, the entrepreneurship event at Telefónica and the reception with the Spanish community
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 03-24-2019, 08:49 AM
Stefan's Avatar
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Esslingen, Germany
Posts: 4,480
Interesting that for the spanish King and Queen there is a State Dinner and not only a State breakfeast/lunch like for the danish Queen. Lets hope that there will be at last long gowns for the woman.
__________________
Stefan



Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 03-24-2019, 08:56 AM
An Ard Ri's Avatar
Super Moderator
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: An Iarmhí, Ireland
Posts: 22,911
Quote:
Originally Posted by Stefan View Post
Interesting that for the spanish King and Queen there is a State Dinner and not only a State breakfest/lunch like for the danish Queen. Lets hope that there will be at last long gowns for the woman.
A small glimmer of hope and lets hope there will be no leather except on the furniture
__________________

14 May 1643-Death of Louis XIII de France /Louis II de Navarre
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 03-24-2019, 09:17 AM
Nobility
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Lalala, Spain
Posts: 369
I think since the 80s the dress code for state dinners in Argentina has always been dark suit and short dress, it seems highly unlikely they'll change it for this visit when the Danish visit didn't even get a state dinner, and the state visits for the Obamas and Juan Carlos and Sofia kept the short dress/dark suit dress code.
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 03-24-2019, 09:21 AM
Stefan's Avatar
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Esslingen, Germany
Posts: 4,480
Quote:
Originally Posted by AnaC View Post
I think since the 80s the dress code for state dinners in Argentina has always been dark suit and short dress, it seems highly unlikely they'll change it for this visit when the Danish visit didn't even get a state dinner, and the state visits for the Obamas and Juan Carlos and Sofia kept the short dress/dark suit dress code.

Thanks. There goes my hopes. So disappointing.
__________________
Stefan



Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 03-24-2019, 01:32 PM
Nobility
 
Join Date: Nov 2016
Location: Lake Constance, Germany
Posts: 402
Quote:
Originally Posted by Stefan View Post
Thanks. There goes my hopes. So disappointing.

Im really suprised they will host a state dinner so there is at least a chance we will see some nice earrings. Im not very optimistic about the long dress dress code, but i can remember during the official vist to peru in 2010 mens wore suit and Ladies long dress maybe its something similiar in Argentine (I dont think so)
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 03-24-2019, 02:15 PM
An Ard Ri's Avatar
Super Moderator
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: An Iarmhí, Ireland
Posts: 22,911
When hosting a King and Queen they should pull out all the stops but sadly thats no longer the case.
__________________

14 May 1643-Death of Louis XIII de France /Louis II de Navarre
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 03-24-2019, 07:50 PM
Nobility
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Lalala, Spain
Posts: 369
An invitation to the state dinner. As expected, dark suit and cocktail dresses:

https://www.infobae.com/new-resizer/...LA-TINAYRE.jpg
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 03-24-2019, 09:50 PM
Nobility
 
Join Date: Nov 2016
Location: Lake Constance, Germany
Posts: 402
Queen Letizia and King Felipe had to wait nearly 1hour in plane because they could not find a suitable /high enough stairs.


https://2.t.cdn.belga.be/belgaimage:...23a&m=impbjkjj
https://twitter.com/CasaReal/status/1109993711377793024
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 03-24-2019, 11:50 PM
RJC's Avatar
RJC RJC is offline
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Posts: 215
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mary-Rose View Post
Queen Letizia and King Felipe had to wait nearly 1hour in plane because they could not find a suitable /high enough stairs.


https://2.t.cdn.belga.be/belgaimage:...23a&m=impbjkjj
https://twitter.com/CasaReal/status/1109993711377793024
They do look a bit 'over-it'.
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 03-25-2019, 12:00 AM
Countessmeout's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: alberta, Canada
Posts: 10,066
Got to feel for them. After a very long flight, being stuck on their plane for an extra hour as no stairs can be found, would not be fun for anyone.
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 03-25-2019, 01:48 AM
iceflower's Avatar
Administrator
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: , Germany
Posts: 48,530
.

Here are some more photos of the arrival in Buenos Aires yesterday:


** gettyimages gallery **
__________________
**** Welcome aboard! ****
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 03-25-2019, 06:42 AM
Nobility
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Lalala, Spain
Posts: 369
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mary-Rose View Post
Queen Letizia and King Felipe had to wait nearly 1hour in plane because they could not find a suitable /high enough stairs.
There are no stairs for big planes at the airport they landed, only for the presidential plane, and the stairs for that plane where in a hangar only accessible through a fingerprint scanner, and they couldn't find the person who could open it. They even thought about sending the airplane to a different airport when they couldn't get to the presidential stairs.

It was an organisation mess, I'm sure some people at the airport and the protocol office are going to have a very bad day today.
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 03-25-2019, 06:56 AM
assia's Avatar
Nobility
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Goussainville, France
Posts: 373
Quote:
Originally Posted by AnaC View Post
There are no stairs for big planes at the airport they landed, only for the presidential plane, and the stairs for that plane where in a hangar only accessible through a fingerprint scanner, and they couldn't find the person who could open it. They even thought about sending the airplane to a different airport when they couldn't get to the presidential stairs.



It was an organisation mess, I'm sure some people at the airport and the protocol office are going to have a very bad day today.


What à mess ! Why havent they anticipated this situation :(
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 03-25-2019, 08:31 AM
carlota's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: , United States
Posts: 7,852
Quote:
Originally Posted by AnaC View Post
There are no stairs for big planes at the airport they landed, only for the presidential plane, and the stairs for that plane where in a hangar only accessible through a fingerprint scanner, and they couldn't find the person who could open it. They even thought about sending the airplane to a different airport when they couldn't get to the presidential stairs.

It was an organisation mess, I'm sure some people at the airport and the protocol office are going to have a very bad day today.
oh my. that sounds like logistical nightmare - what a terrible image to give on such an important ocasion.
__________________

__________________
The Humane Society of the United States is the nation’s largest and most effective animal protection organization.
http://www.humanesociety.org
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Danish State Visit to Argentina: March 18-20, 2019 eya Royal House of Denmark 66 03-30-2019 09:09 AM
State Visit from Argentina to The Netherlands: March 27-28, 2017 Kingen Dutch Royals 81 03-29-2017 04:19 AM
Spanish Visit to Colombia & State Visit to El Salvador & Guatemala: March 26-30, 2007 lula King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia 58 04-10-2007 02:33 AM
Dutch State Visit to Argentina: March 30-April 1, 2006 purple_platinum Dutch Royals 381 01-21-2007 02:53 PM
Spanish State Visit to Argentina: November 11-13, 2003 xicamaluca King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia 28 11-18-2005 11:10 PM




Popular Tags
archie mountbatten-windsor bavaria;house;chef;luitpold;ludwig british royal family britishroyals ceremony christian ix clothes corruption countess of wessex crown prince hussein crown prince hussein's future wife current events cypher daughter de belgique denmark discussão duchessofcambridge duchess of sussex duke of cambridge duke of sussex duke of york extramarital affairs family search french royalty friendly city germany gordon greece hamdan bin mohammed harry head of the house her children infanta cristina introduction jack brooksbank juan carlos kiko king meghan markle modernization monarchism patron prince harry princenapoleon prince nicholas princess anne princesses princess louise princess of belgium quizz rania of jordan remarriage royal royal ladies rumania sarah duchess of york siblings soldier south africa state visit the crown titles uk styles trump valois van belgië viscount severn windsor castle wivies ww1



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:33 PM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2019
Jelsoft Enterprises