King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima’s Second Day in Greece 

  November 1, 2022 at 5:38 pm by

Tuesday November 1st, Their Majesties King WIllem-Alexander and Queen Máxima started their second day in Greece by visiting the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center accompanied by Katerina Sakellaropoulou, President of the Hellenic Republic and her husband, Pavlos Kotsonis.At the center they toured the exhibition entitled: “Resilience – stories of women inspiring change”. This exhibition organized by the Dutch non-profit organization “World Press Photo”, “highlight the resilience and challenges of women, … Continue reading

Danish Working Visit to Vietnam Begins

  November 1, 2022 at 12:55 pm by

Arrived yesterday in Vietnam, Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary started today, Tuesday November 1st, a three-day working visit to the country.The first stop of the working visit was at the mausoleum of Ho Chi Minh, the founder of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, At Ba Dinh Square in Hanoi, the capital of the country. The Crown Prince Couple laid a wreath and visited the mausoleum. Afterwards took place the … Continue reading

Danish Crown Prince Couple Arrive in Vietnam Ahead of Working Visit

  October 31, 2022 at 9:39 pm by

Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary arrived in Vietnam today, Monday October 31, ahead of their three-day working visit to the country which begins tomorrow.The Danish Royal Court released two new photos of the Royal Couple posing outside Prince Henrik’s childhood home in Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam. The Prince spent in Vietnam his first five years during the 1930s.The Crown Prince Couple is accompanied by a Danish business … Continue reading

Dutch King and Queen Begin State Visit to Greece

  October 31, 2022 at 5:05 pm by

At the invitation of the President of the Hellenic Republic, Katerina Sakellaropoulou, Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima started today, Monday October 31, a three-day state visit to Greece.Arrived yesterday evening at the airport of the capital Athens, the Royal Couple began the state visit this morning by laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Syntagma Square.Then the King and the Queen moved to … Continue reading

Spanish Royals Present the Award to the Exemplary Town of Asturias 2022

  October 29, 2022 at 10:45 am by

Saturday October 29, Their Majesties King Felipe and Queen Letizia, along with the Princess of Asturias, paid a visit to Cadavéu (Council of Valdés). The town won this years award of Exemplary Town of Asturias for “having known how to maintain productive diversity in the rural environment, with which they have managed both to establish population and ensure generational change, and for being a lively and organized community”.Upon the arrival … Continue reading

The Princess of Asturias Award 2022

  October 28, 2022 at 4:25 pm by

Today, Friday October 28, at around noon, Their Majesties King Felipe and Queen Letizia, along with the Princess of Asturias and Infanta Sofia, attended several audiences at the Hotel de la Reconquista in Oviedo, prior to the ceremony of the Princess of Asturias Awards.The King, the Queen, the Princess and the Infanta met with the winners of the 2022 Asturias Medals, the winners of the “End of Career 2021” awards … Continue reading

Spanish Royals Attend Princess of Asturias Awards Concert

  October 27, 2022 at 9:20 pm by

Today, Thursday October 27, Their Majesties King Felipe and Queen Letizia, accompanied by the Princess of Asturias and Infanta Sofia, attended the annual concert held at the Prince Felipe Auditorium in Oviedo on the eve of the Princess of Asturias Awards.Performers of tonight’s event were the singer Carmen Linares and the dancer María Pagés. They took on stage their flamenco show: “Carmen y María. Dos Caminos y Una Mirada”. Tomorrow … Continue reading

Last Day in Lithuania for King Philippe and Queen Mathilde

  October 27, 2022 at 10:11 am by

Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde started the third and last day of the state visit to Lithuania today, Wednesday October 26, with a separate agenda.King Philippe, accompanied by the President of the Republic of Lithuania, Gitanas Nausėda, paid a visit to the Belgian troops at the military base of Pabrade, a town ten kilometers far from the Belarusian border. The Belgian army “have been participating in NATO’s eastern … Continue reading

Belgian State Visit to Lithuania: Day Two

  October 25, 2022 at 4:56 pm by

Today, Tuesday October 25, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde started their second day in Lithuania by attending a meeting held at the Vilnius Town Hall with Belgian and Lithuanian companies along with the Lithuanian President, Gitanas Nausėda and his wife, Diana Nausediene. Following the meeting took place a e high level business meeting titled: «Transition to a sustainable economy» and focused on renewable energies, energy efficiency, sustainable building … Continue reading

Belgian King and Queen Begin State Visit to Lithuania

  October 24, 2022 at 4:15 pm by

At the invitation of the President of the Republic of Lithuania, Gitanas Nausėda, Their Majesties Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde started today, Monday October 24, a three-day state visit to Lithuania.Upon the arrival at the airport of the capital Vilnius, the Royal Couple was welcomed by representative of the government of the Republic of Lithuania.Then the King and the Queen moved to the Presidencial Palace where they were … Continue reading

Belgian King and Queen Visit the Province of Walloon Brabant

  October 21, 2022 at 8:03 am by

On Wednesday October 19, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde paid a visit to the Province of Walloon Brabant.The first stop was in the municipality of Rixensart where the Royal Couple paid a visit to the headquarter of the global healthcare pharmaceutical company GSK. This company is “engaged in the research, development and manufacture of innovative pharmaceutical drugs, vaccines and consumer health products”. Upon the arrival at the headquarter … Continue reading

Queen Máxima in Tanzania: October 17-19

  October 21, 2022 at 7:29 am by

As a special advocate of the Secretary-General of the United Nations for inclusive finance for development, Queen Máxima arrived at the Kilimanjaro International Airport, in the Republic Tanzania on the evening of Monday October 17 for a two-day visit.The Queen started the first day in Tanzania, on Tuesday October 18, with two field visits. The first field visit was focused on the work of “ACRE Africa”, an organization that “uses … Continue reading

10th Wedding Anniversary for Guillaume and Stéphanie

  October 20, 2022 at 7:31 pm by

Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume and Hereditary Grand Duchess Stéphanie celebrated today, October 20, their 10th wedding anniversary.The engagement of Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume to Countess Stéphanie de Lannoy was announced on April 26, 2012.One day before the religious wedding the couple had their civil marriage in a ceremony held at the Luxembourg City Hall.The religious ceremony took place in the Notre-Dame de Luxembourg Cathedral at the presence of family, friends, … Continue reading

Last Day in Germany for King Felipe and Queen Letizia

  October 19, 2022 at 9:38 pm by

Their Majesties King Felipe and Queen Letizia started their third and last day in Germany, on Wednesday October 19, by visiting the Spanish exhibitors at the Frankfurt Book Fair.Afterwards the King paid a visit to the headquarter of the European Central Bank where he met with the President, Christine Lagarde, the Chair of the Supervisory Board, the members of the Executive Board, the Spanish staff of the Bank and signed … Continue reading

Spanish State Visit to Germany – Day Two

  October 18, 2022 at 5:38 pm by

Today, Tuesday October 18, Their Majesties King Felipe and Queen Letizia started their second day in Germany with a separate program. In the mrning the King attended a working breakfast representatives of German and Spanish businessmen. Then the King, along with the German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, was present at a Spanish-German business meeting organized by the Bertelsmann Foundation and Spanish partners.Afterwards King Felipe paid a visit to the Reichstag, headquarted … Continue reading

Spanish King and Queen Begin State Visit to Germany

  October 17, 2022 at 5:55 pm by

At the invitation of His Excellency the President of the Republic, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Their Majesties King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain started today, Monday October 17, a three-day state visit to Germany.In the morning the King and the Queen were officially welcomed by German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and his wife, Elke Büdenbender at Bellevue Palace with a military guard of honour.The King and the President inspected the guard of … Continue reading

King Felipe and Queen Letizia Arrive In Germany Ahead of State Visit

  October 16, 2022 at 6:01 pm by

Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain arrived in Germany today, Sunday October 16, ahead of their three-day state visit to the country which begins tomorrow.In late afternoon the King and the Queen attended a reception held at the Spanish embassy in Berlin where they met with a representative of the Spanish community living in Germany.King Felipe and Queen Letizia are accompanied by the Minister of Foreign … Continue reading

Belgian Royal Family At The Opening Ceremony Of The Academic Year Of The Royal Military Academy

  October 14, 2022 at 10:05 pm by

Yesterday, Thursday October 13, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde, along with their children, Prince Emmanuel and Princess Eléonore and King Albert were present at the opening ceremony of the academic year 2022-2023 of the Royal Military Academy held at the Parc du Cinquantenaire in Brussels.The only two absent were Crown Princess Elisabeth, Duchess of Brabant, and Queen Paola: the Crown Princess is currently to Oxford for her studies … Continue reading

The Dutch State Visit to Sweden Ends in Gothenburg

  October 13, 2022 at 4:55 pm by

On Thuesday October 13, Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima spent their last day of the state visit to Sweden by visiting Gothenburg along with King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia.In Gothenburg the Royal Couple paid a visit to Lindholmen Science Park, a business park founded in 2000 where “scientists, businesses and government work together on innovations for the development of sustainable cities, with a focus on sustainable transport … Continue reading

Dutch State Visit to Sweden: Day Two

  October 12, 2022 at 9:52 pm by

Today, Wednesday October 12, Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima started their second day in Sweden by attending a business roundtable with Their Majesties King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia, government representatives and CEOs of Dutch and Swedish companies. The meeting was focused on “green energy transition, shifting supply chains and opportunities for strengthened collaboration”. Then King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima had a meeting with the Dutch community living … Continue reading