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Forum: Current Events Archive 11-19-2016, 03:24 AM
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Posted By Marengo
The conductor seems to be Ton Koopman. He is the...

The conductor seems to be Ton Koopman. He is the conductor of the Amsterdam Bach orchestra, which mainly focusses on Bach. The students played the Hohe Messe.

I believe princess Margriet once...
Forum: Current Events Archive 12-03-2015, 08:03 AM
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Posted By Marengo
Princess Magriet participated in TedX. She talked...

Princess Magriet participated in TedX. She talked about disaster prevention:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GNAYkuFBl2o
Forum: Current Events Archive 11-22-2015, 07:30 AM
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Posted By Marengo
A video of the event: Prinses Margriet bij...

A video of the event:

Prinses Margriet bij Stuyvesant Bal|Binnenland| Telegraaf.nl (http://www.telegraaf.nl/tv/nieuws/binnenland/24775153/__Prinses_Margriet_bij_Stuyvesant_Bal__.html)
Forum: Current Events Archive 05-11-2015, 02:59 AM
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Posted By Marengo
It seems that the eldest two children of Prince...

It seems that the eldest two children of Prince Maurits also attended the event with their grandparents.
Forum: Current Events Archive 05-09-2015, 04:19 AM
Replies: 444
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Posted By Marengo
Pieter van Vollenhoven, chairman of the...

Pieter van Vollenhoven, chairman of the 'Foundation Society and Safety' says that the Dutch policy towards soft drugs needs to change. He says that the government has to show guts and make a choice...
Forum: Current Events Archive 04-09-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 444
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Posted By Marengo
I believe that AD Michael (of the Hungarian...

I believe that AD Michael (of the Hungarian branch) is a friend of the princess. He is the godfather of her son Pieter Christiaan while his wife Christiane of Lowenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg is...
Forum: Current Events Archive 02-20-2015, 03:20 AM
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Posted By Marengo
Princess Margriet was in Qatar at the World...

Princess Margriet was in Qatar at the World Innovation Summit for Health. Also in attendance were sheika Mozah and Pss Lalla Salma of Morocco.
...
Forum: Current Events Archive 12-10-2013, 03:26 AM
Replies: 444
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Posted By Marengo
Princess Margriet participates in a campaign to...

Princess Margriet participates in a campaign to promote the use of protective glasses for people who want to use fireworks. The princess is the patron of 'Vision 2020 Netherlands', an NGO for blind...
Forum: Current Events Archive 11-24-2013, 05:53 AM
Replies: 444
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Posted By Marengo
Pieter van Vollenhoven spoke to the press at the...

Pieter van Vollenhoven spoke to the press at the Stuyvesant ball. He said that his son Bernhard is a 'courageous warrior' and he added: 'the only thing we can do is to support him in this fight'.
...
Forum: Current Events Archive 11-22-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 444
Views: 56,291
Posted By Marengo
:previous: The Rabobank, one of the sponsors of...

:previous:
The Rabobank, one of the sponsors of the event, adviced their employees not to attend the ball. The bank received a lot of negative press recently about interest fraud, and finds it...
Forum: Current Events Archive 11-15-2013, 03:23 AM
Replies: 444
Views: 56,291
Posted By Marengo
Well, she says in her speech that she is unable...

Well, she says in her speech that she is unable to attend due to her son's illness, so I suppose that is the reason. But if the meeting would have been in Geneva it would have been easier for her to...
Forum: Current Events Archive 11-14-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 444
Views: 56,291
Posted By Marengo
:previous: At the time I heard a radio...

:previous:

At the time I heard a radio programme about the matter, the commentator assumed that 'transparent deal' was made with the tax office, which is apparently common for these kinds of...
Forum: Current Events Archive 04-25-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 444
Views: 56,291
Posted By Marengo
As long as her health allows it I am sure that...

As long as her health allows it I am sure that she will be having the occasional public duty, as is the case now. I don't expect her to attend Queensday or Prinsjesdag anymore though. Constantijn and...
Forum: Current Events Archive 04-13-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 444
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Posted By Marengo
Why make an issue? Because they avoid paying...

Why make an issue? Because they avoid paying taxes which are paid by a vast majority of our countrymen. Save a few millionaires who lack the decency to pay their part, by using srewd...
Forum: Current Events Archive 04-13-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 444
Views: 56,291
Posted By Marengo
It won't overshadow the proceedings for sure....

It won't overshadow the proceedings for sure. When the foundations of the Bourbon-Parma's and princess Christina were found out the public reacion was negative but it didn't have any impact on the...
Forum: Current Events Archive 04-13-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 444
Views: 56,291
Posted By Marengo
Sure and while the rich avoid paying taxes over...

Sure and while the rich avoid paying taxes over their fortunes, they leave it to the middle class to actually pay. This procedure may be legal but IMHO it is unethical, esp. for a member of the royal...
Forum: Current Events Archive 04-13-2013, 09:52 AM
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Posted By Marengo
Newspaper 'Telegraaf' has a big article today...

Newspaper 'Telegraaf' has a big article today about tax avoidance of princess Margriet and her husband.

Prinses Margriet ontwijkt belasting - Binnenland | Het laatste nieuws uit Nederland leest u...
Forum: Current Events Archive 11-06-2012, 06:53 AM
Replies: 444
Views: 56,291
Posted By Marengo
A clip of the opening by RTVOost: Nieuws:...

A clip of the opening by RTVOost:

Nieuws: Pieter Van Vollenhoven opent tunnel Wierden (http://www.rtvoost.nl/nieuws/default.aspx?nid=152943)
Forum: Current Events Archive 08-30-2012, 04:25 AM
Replies: 444
Views: 56,291
Posted By Marengo
According to the RVD the princess ell during a...

According to the RVD the princess ell during a walk and broke her knee cap:

NOS Nieuws - Prinses Margriet breekt knieschijf...
Forum: Current Events Archive 03-27-2012, 03:53 PM
Replies: 444
Views: 56,291
Posted By Marengo
According to the caption the prince left in his...

According to the caption the prince left in his electric car. He promossd to buy one when he was last on tv (as ambassador for electric or hybrid cars) so good to see that he did :).
Forum: Current Events Archive 04-19-2011, 07:00 AM
Replies: 444
Views: 56,291
Posted By Marengo
Apparently a lady became unwell during the...

Apparently a lady became unwell during the opening and needed medical attention:

nufoto.nl/annekevisser (http://www.nufoto.nl/gebruikers/AnnekeVisser/)
Forum: Current Events Archive 02-10-2011, 05:47 PM
Replies: 444
Views: 56,291
Posted By Marengo
He was not noble (albeit a patrician), which was...

He was not noble (albeit a patrician), which was a problem for some, esp at court (prince Bernhard and princess Beatrix even objected, or so many authors claim), but in general he might have been...
Forum: Current Events Archive 02-10-2011, 06:41 AM
Replies: 444
Views: 56,291
Posted By Marengo
Prof. Pieter was a guest in the talk show 'Pauw &...

Prof. Pieter was a guest in the talk show 'Pauw & Witteman' last night, the main topic being his leaving the council for national safety. Ity is nice to see how Pieter has become more respected...
Forum: Current Events Archive 12-22-2010, 12:55 PM
Replies: 444
Views: 56,291
Posted By Marengo
The 3FM glass house // serious request raises...

The 3FM glass house // serious request raises money for good causes, this year AIDS orphens. Now people do all kinds of original things to raise money. The princess was asked if she could do...
Forum: Current Events Archive 11-30-2010, 07:19 PM
Replies: 444
Views: 56,291
Posted By Marengo
In Geneva the princess was interviewed by RTL...

In Geneva the princess was interviewed by RTL Boulevard. The royalty reported commented how the princess is a silent force of the RF. She works hard, no scandals and she is easy to get access to etc...
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