Belgium

Mass to be held to mark 25th anniversary of King Baudouin of Belgium's death

The Belgian Royal Palace announced yesterday that a mass would be held to mark the 25th anniversary of the death of King Baudouin of Belgium on the morning of 8 September at the Church of Our Lady of Laeken. In attendance at the Thanksgiving Mass will be King Philippe, Queen Mathilde, Princess Astrid and Prince Lorenz, Prince Laurent, Prince Amedeo and Princess Elisabetta, Princess Maria Laura…
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Norway

King Harald approves changes in the Norwegian government

During today’s Council of State in Oslo His Majesty the King and his son, the Crown Prince, officially approved changes in the Norwegian government. King Harald approved the resignation of Minister of Transport and Communications, Ketil Solvik Olsen, as well as the resignation of Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Terje Søviknes. Both of them will leave the government. Former minister Olsen will…
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Sweden

The King and Crown Princess of Sweden attend the Stockholm Water Prize Symposium

His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf and his oldest daughter, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden attended together the Stockholm Water Prize Symposium on Wednesday. Together father and daughter participated in the seminar “Balancing Green and Gray – Getting On Nature’s Good Side”. The workshop was held at the City Conference Centre in Stockholm and is part of…
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Sweden

Crown Princess Victoria hands out Stockholm Junior Water Prize

Crown Princess Victoria handed out the annual Stockholm Junior Water Prize during the annual World Water Week. The SJWP is an international science prize for young people between 15 and 20 years old. Yesterday afternoon, Crown Princess Victoria handed out the Stockholm Junior Water Prize to Caleb Liow Jia Le and Johnny Xiao Hong Yu from Singapore. The award ceremony took place at Berns in…
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