Belgium

New dates announced for Belgium's official visit to former colony

After many postponements due to global events, King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of the Belgians will finally make their way to Congo next month.  On Thursday, 5 May, the Belgian Royal Palace announced that Their Majesties, along with a small delegation of Belgian politicians, will undertake the official visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo between 7 and 13 June.  The delegation will…
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European RoyalsMonaco

R&D company to honour Prince Albert I of Monaco with challenging arctic mission

Prince Albert I of Monaco is set to be honoured by the Venturi Group on the centenary of his death with a special skiing mission, which will take place throughout most of June.  Xavier Chevrin, one of Venturi’s testers, will be the one undertaking the challenge to cross-country ski his way through the trail first marked by Prince Albert I on the island of Spitsbergen in the Svalbard…
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European RoyalsSpain

King Felipe lands in Portugal for annual COTEC meeting

King Felipe of Spain has travelled to Portugal for the annual COTEC meeting, a private entity that promotes dialogue on innovation and international cooperation.  His Majesty left Spain from Madrid Barrajas-Adolfo Suarez airport, and landed in Oporto, where he was welcomed by the Spanish ambassador to Portugal and the Protocol Chief of the Presidency of the Republic of Portugal. King Felipe is…
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Sweden

Princess Madeleine makes rare appearance as she speaks with Swedish women living abroad in Fort Lauderdale

Princess Madeleine of Sweden spoke at the SWEA Conference in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, her place of residence since 2018.  On Friday, 29 April, the Swedish Princess sat down with Maria Thorsson, the mobile pastor of the Church of Sweden for North America, to talk about the possible responses to people’s challenges during times of crisis and war.  Maria Thorsson currently resides in…
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