NorwayPalaces & Buildings

Security work begins on Oslo Royal Palace

The Norwegian Royal Court has confirmed this week that new security measures are being put in place from this week. This new perimeter fencing around the Palace Park will be completed by the autumn of 2021. In a statement, the Royal Court said: “The goal is to prevent cars that have not been approved in advance from driving into the park and up to the Castle. The measures will not prevent…
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Norway

Princess Astrid opens a new exhibition about royal history in the Art Stable

After being closed for a few weeks, it is now time for a completely new exhibition in the Queen Sonja Art Stable, in Oslo City Centre. On Thursday afternoon, the new exhibition was opened by King Harald’s sister, Princess Astrid. Queen Maud was very fond of dancing, and therefore, Princess Astrid opened the exhibition to the sound of Queen Maud’s old favourite, “Foxtrot.&#8221…
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Norway

Queen Sonja cancels events due to illness

Queen Sonja of Norway has been forced to cancel an event due to an infection. On Tuesday evening, Queen Sonja should have opened an exhibition with her own works at Galleri Bi-Z in Kristiansand. The exhibition had been planned for three years. The Royal Court later…
Serbia

Crown Prince Alexander congratulates Serbian Jews

Crown Prince Alexander of Serbia has extended his congratulations to the Jewish community in Serbia and the Republic of Srpska on the occasion of the Jewish holiday Yom Kippur. The Crown Prince has also contacted leaders of the Jewish community in Serbia to congratulate them. Yom Kippur, also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. Jews traditionally observe…
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Serbia

Serbia’s Crown Prince Couple awarded free education to Serbian students

Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia handed out access to free education at “ITAcademy” where students learn about information technology. The recipients were the best high school graduates from Serbia and Republika Srpska. This happened in a ceremony at the White Palace in Belgrade Wednesday this week. In cooperation with the Crown Prince’s Foundation for…
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