Norway

Norway's Royal Palace manager resigns following a serious breach of internal guidelines

The manager of the Royal Palace in Oslo, Ragnar Osnes, has chosen to resign his position with immediate effect because of a breach in the Royal Court’s internal guidelines. This was announced Monday evening in a press release from the Norwegian Royal court. In the press release, the Lord Chamberlain of the Norwegian Royal Court, Gry Mølleskog, stated: “This breach of trust is serious, and…
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Norway

Norwegian Crown Prince Couple visits Latvia

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon and Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway started their four-day visit to the three Baltic States today. As announced earlier this year by the Norwegian Royal Court, Their Royal Highnesses are travelling to the Baltic…
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Norway’s Crown Prince and Crown Princess to visit Estonia this week

It has been announced that Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway are undertaking an official two-day visit to Estonia starting on Wednesday this week to mark the country’s centennial. It comes as part of a larger visit to the Baltic region which began in Latvia today and will continue in Lithuania before concluding in Estonia. The three countries are of great importance to…
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Sweden

King and Queen of Sweden begin visit to Japan

King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden unofficially began their official visit to Japan on Sunday. The tour officially starts today when Their Majesties are received by Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko. The King and Queen were invited by the Japanese government…
The Netherlands

Extensive security measures for King's Day in the Netherlands

Extensive security measures have been taken during the past weeks to make everything ready and safe for King’s Day on the 27th of April. The Dutch Royal Family will celebrate King Willem-Alexander’s birthday in Groningen this year. The city of Groningen has been preparing for months to make everything ready for King’s Day on the 27th of April, King Willem-Alexander’s 51st…
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Serbia

Crown Princess Katherine delivers equipment to Special Hospital for Lung Diseases

Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia has donated a range of medical equipment worth more than 100,000 euros to the Special Hospital for Lung Diseases “Ozren” in Sokobanja. Crown Princess Katherine was helped by Dr Elaine Laycock, the Medical Advisor to Lifeline Humanitarian Organisation United Kingdom, whose patron is the Crown Princess. Betty Roumeliotis, the sister of Crown…
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