JordanQatar

Jordanian royals out in full force to attend World Cup opening amid global controversies in Qatar

King Abdullah, Crown Prince Hussein and Prince Ali of Jordan were among the authorities present for the opening ceremony of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. The royals also watched the first half of the opening match, which was played between host Qatar and Ecuador’s team.  Before the events, the King and Crown Prince were welcomed at Al Bayt Stadium by Qatar Emir Sheikh Tamim bin…
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Spain

A heavy focus on clean nuclear energy takes the spotlight on day 2 of Spain's official visit to Croatia

King Felipe and Queen Letizia had a busy second and final day of their official visit to Croatia, aimed at celebrating the 30th anniversary of the two countries’ diplomatic ties with the signature of a memorandum of understanding for the creation of a particle accelerator near Grenada. Their Majesties began their day by attending the Croatia-Spain Forum at Croatia’s State Archives…
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JordanSweden

King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia begin historic state visit to Jordan

King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden have begun their three-day state Visit to Jordan.  The royal couple and the Swedish delegation landed at Amman’s Queen Alia International Airport and, after receiving the welcome from authorities, including the Swedish Ambassador, were escorted to Al Husseiniya Palace, where the visit officially began with the welcome ceremony.  After the…
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Spain

Queen Sofía comes face to (virtual) face with the first European human in Spain

Queen Sofía of Spain had a close encounter of the ancient kind when she presided over the meeting of the board of the Atapuerca Foundation in her role as Honorary President.  Her Majesty arrived at the Foundation’s quarters in Ibeas, near Burgos, and was welcomed by the General Secretary for Research, the Mayor of Ibeas, and the Councilor for Culture, Tourism and Sports of the Castilla y…
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