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Old 01-08-2012, 05:12 AM
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Meeting with the President of the VAE, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and crown prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan. January 08, 2012

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Welcoming ceremony in Abu Dhabi

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Old 01-08-2012, 05:16 AM
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Meeting with the President of the VAE, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and crown prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan. January 08, 2012

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Three more galleries from day 1 - January 8:




** anp gallery 1 ** anp gallery 2 **



** dpp: Queen Beatrix, Prince Willem-Alexander and Princess Maxima bring a State Visit to United Arabic Emirates day 1 **
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Old 01-08-2012, 11:37 AM
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No no,that's not offensive at all,and I wasn't pointing at that.
I replied to grevinnan who said it was offensive to the hosts how Princess Máxima was dressed at arrival dazzzzzzzzzzz.........
Oh sorry! I thought that nobody was at the airport
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Old 01-08-2012, 12:11 PM
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No no,that's not offensive at all,and I wasn't pointing at that.
I replied to grevinnan who said it was offensive to the hosts how Princess Máxima was dressed at arrival dazzzzzzzzzzz.........
A longer jacket would have been much more suitable. Emirates are very observant on how western women dress and if asked, very forthcoming on what is respectful of their customs.
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Old 01-08-2012, 02:45 PM
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Do the Gulf royals give gifts of jewellery to visiting Dutch royals the same way they do to members of the British royals when they are in the Gulf?
I was wondering the same thing.
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Do the Gulf royals give gifts of jewellery to visiting Dutch royals the same way they do to members of the British royals when they are in the Gulf?
I noticed in some of the photos from the meeting with the president of the UAE that Queen Beatrix received what appears to be an impressive diamond and gold necklace.

EDIT: After looking at a WAM photo of the gift presentation, I'm now wondering if the necklace is really the chain for a national order (I don't think their national order has a sash and badge like they do in many European countries).

Photos of visit from the UAE's official news agency, WAM

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Old 01-09-2012, 01:27 AM
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I noticed in some of the photos from the meeting with the president of the UAE that Queen Beatrix received what appears to be an impressive diamond and gold necklace.

EDIT: After looking at a WAM photo of the gift presentation, I'm now wondering if the necklace is really the chain for a national order (I don't think their national order has a sash and badge like they do in many European countries).

Photos of visit from the UAE's official news agency, WAM

http://wam.org.ae/servlet/Satellite?...Photo_Download
http://wam.org.ae/servlet/Satellite?...Photo_Download
http://wam.org.ae/servlet/Satellite?...Photo_Download
http://wam.org.ae/servlet/Satellite?...Photo_Download
http://wam.org.ae/servlet/Satellite?...Photo_Download
http://wam.org.ae/servlet/Satellite?...Photo_Download
http://wam.org.ae/servlet/Satellite?...Photo_Download
http://wam.org.ae/servlet/Satellite?...Photo_Download

The gift presentation
http://wam.org.ae/servlet/Satellite?...Photo_Download
The gold necklace seen in the pictures is the highest civil decorations given to kings and heads of state. The necklace/decoration is like a sash since sashes aren't given by the UAE.
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Day 2 - Visit to Masdar City

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It was an important meeting of CEO's of the corporate world from both the UAE as well as The Netherlands.The attendance of HM and TRH underlined the importance HM adds to even better trade relations with the UAE.

Later today the party will fly to Dubai by helecopter and will meet Sheik Mohammed al Maktoum and his Jordan Princess,who is a dear old friend of the Dutch RF.

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Great pictures from day 2 - January 9 - without watermarks can be found here:



** Queen Beatrix, Prince Willem-Alexander and Princess Maxima bring a State Visit to United Arabic Emirates day 2 **
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The Dutch Royal Family continues his official visit to UAE
La Familia Real de Holanda prosigue con su visita oficial a los Emiratos Árabes Uni | Realeza | Noticias hola.com

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09-01-2012 Dubai Princess Maxima and Prince Willem-Alexander and Queen Beatrix on the 2nd day of the statevisit to the United Arabic Emirates ( Emiraten).
A visit to the harbour of Jebel Ali and DP World.


http://www.ppe-agency.com/show.php?s...rch=09-01-2012 Dubai

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Queen Beatrix, Prince Willem-Alexander and Princess Maxima of The Netherlands visiting Masdar City
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Queen Beatrix, Prince Willem-Alexander and Princess Maxima of The Netherlands visiting Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum during a state visit to the United Arabic Emirates
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There was a tour on a yacht in the Port of Dubai.just as the Royal party was about to leave the yacht it was clear it was low tide,so,so they all got stuck on board for 20 minutes after which HM almost had to climb off the darn thing to get her feet on land again.after she accomplished this manouvre,she gave a yell and raised her arms in victory!...

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Audience was Sheik Mohammed al Maktoum,as well as meeting with the Dutch community in the UAE at Dubai.About 5000 Dutch nationals live and work in the UAE.

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09-01-2012 Helicopter Princess Maxima and Prince Willem-Alexander and Queen Beatrix arrive by helicopter in Dubai on the 2nd dat of the statevisit at the United Arabic Emirates ( Emiraten).
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