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Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium Host a Reception at Château de Laeken. (VIDEOS)

belgiumOn Wednesday, October 22, 2014, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium hosted a reception at Château de Laeken in Brussels for high-level athletes (hence those who participated in the latest Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia and the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China).

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News Regarding Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium. (VIDEOS)

belgiumOn Friday, October 3, 2014, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium arrived in Antwerp to attend the inauguration of the replica of a World War I pontoon bridge across the Scheldt River.

According to the Associated Press, the original pontoon bridge was constructed at “…the start of the war in 1914 and played a major role in the defense of Antwerp. It was used by the Belgian army under King Albert I as well as the British Expeditionary Force under Winston Churchill.”

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His Majesty King Philippe of Belgium Holds a Meeting with NATO Secretary-General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg. (VIDEO)

BelgiumOn October 2, 2014, His Majesty King Philippe of Belgium held a meeting with the former Prime Minister of Norway and current North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Secretary-General, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg, at the Palais Royal in Brussels.

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Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium Views an Exhibition at the Palais des Beaux-Arts.

MathildeOn Thursday, October 2, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium arrived at the Palais des Beaux-Arts (BOZAR) in Brussels to view the exhibition, Sensation et Sensualité: Rubens et son Héritage (Sensation and Sensuality: Rubens and his Legacy).

According to the official website for the Palais des Beaux-Arts the exhibition:

“…in collaboration with the Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp and the Royal Academy of Arts in London you can rediscover the work of this indomitable genius
[Peter Paul Rubens] that has withstood the test of time as well as that of his heirs. You can also see canvases by Van Dyck, Watteau, Delacroix, Manet and Kokoschka as well as engravings by Rembrandt and Picasso.”

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His Majesty King Philippe of Belgium Visits Actiris.

BelgiumOn Wednesday, September 17, 2014, His Majesty King Philippe of Belgium visited Actiris, an employment agency located in Brussels.

According to the official website for Actiris, the company:

“…implements with its partners, adapted solutions to enable employers to recruit fitting coworkers and jobseekers to find a job that matches their skills. Our ambition is to provide tailored solutions, free and efficient tools, adapted to the specific needs of our public.

With more than 150 partners in the field, Actiris coordinates and works closely with a cloud of public and private partners in order to constitute a dynamic exchanging platform for jobseekers who can thus use a wider range of services.”

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Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium Visits the Relais Social du Pays de Liège. (VIDEOS)

MathildeOn September 16, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium visited the Relais Social du Pays de Liège in Liège. According to the Belgian royal court the Relais Social du Pays de Liège is a:

“…social project which helps those in need. [Thereafter, Her Majesty visited] three other social projects in Liège including Resto du Cœur de Liège, le Relais logement Les Prébendiers and the Sans-Logis Femmes…”

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His Majesty King Philippe of Belgium Celebrates the 75th Anniversary of the Academia Belgica.

BelgiumOn Thursday, September 11, 2014, His Majesty King Philippe of Belgium arrived at the Palais des Academies in Brussels to attend the 75th anniversary celebrations of the Academia Belgica.

During today’s event His Majesty presided over the opening of the Academia Belgica’s two-day conference held under the theme, Renovatio, Inventio, Absentia Imperii: From the Roman Empire to Contemporary Imperialism. The event was organized by the Academia Belgica (Rome), with the support of the Belgian Historical Institute in Rome, and the Princess Marie-José Foundation.

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Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium Visits the Borgerstein Association for the Elderly and Disabled. (VIDEO)

BelgiumOn September 10, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium visited the Borgerstein Association for the Elderly and Disabled in Sint-Katelijne-Waver.

According to the Belgian royal court, for over 40 years the Borgerstein Association “…has specialized in quality care and includes three departments: aged care, disability care and social work.”

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Members of the Belgium Royal Family Celebrate Fête Nationale 2014. (VIDEOS)

BelgiumPMOn July 21, 2014, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium accompanied by their children Her Royal Highness Princess Elisabeth of Belgium, His Royal Highness Prince Gabriel of Belgium, His Royal Highness Prince Emmanuel of Belgium, Her Royal Highness Princess Eléonore of Belgium attended the Te Deum at the Cathédrale des Saints Michel-et-Gudule in Brussels held on the occasion of Fête Nationale 2014.

In the afternoon, Their Majesties accompanied by Their Royal Highnesses Prince Laurent and Princess Claire of Belgium, and Their Imperial and Royal Highnesses Princess Astrid of Belgium, Archduchess of Austria-Este and Prince Lorenz of Belgium, Archduke of Austria-Este, presided over military parade along the Place des Palais, again, in Brussels.

Yesterday evening Their Majesties attended the Bal National concert in the neighborhood of Marolles in Brussels.

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His Royal Highness Prince Amedeo of Belgium, Archduke of Austria-Este Marries His Long-Term Girlfriend. (VIDEOS)

On Saturday, July 5, 2014, His Royal Highness Prince Amedeo of Belgium, Archduke of Austria-Este married the lovely Miss Elisabetta Maria Rosboch von Wolkenstein at the Basilica di Santa Maria in Trastevere, Rome, Italy.

Prince Amedeo is the eldest son of Their Imperial and Royal Highnesses Princess Astrid of Belgium, Archduchess of Austria-Este and Prince Lorenz of Belgium, Archduke of Austria-Este.

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News Regarding Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium. (VIDEO)

BelgiumOn July 3, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium visited the medical-educational institute, Huis aan Zee, in Den Haan.

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News Regarding His Majesty King Philippe of Belgium. (VIDEO)

BelgiumOn June 30, 2014, His Majesty King Philippe of Belgium presided over the swearing in of the new Minister President of the German speaking community, Mr. Oliver Paasch, at the Palais de Bruxelles.

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His Royal Highness Prince Laurent of Belgium Visits the Centre Hospitalier Neurologique William Lenox. (VIDEO)

prins_laurent_van_belgic3ab3On June 19, 2014, His Royal Highness Prince Laurent of Belgium visited the Centre Hospitalier Neurologique William Lenox to attend the launch of a project which “…enables children to receive therapeutic customizable dolls which is a way for doctors to show children what kind of medical care they provide…” according to AFP News.


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