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(VIDEO) News Regarding His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain.

On Tuesday, April 14 , 2015, His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain attended a dinner held on the occasion of the opening of the 15th Global Summit of World Travel and Tourism held at the El Casino de Madrid in Madrid, Spain.

This morning His Majesty arrived in Brussels, Belgium, where he visited the European Parliament.  During today’s visit His Majesty King Felipe VI held a meeting with the European Parliament’s President, Mr. Martin Schulz.  He also met with “…one of the political group leaders to discuss various political issues. The King also took the opportunity to meet with Spanish MEPs.  Later in the day, His Majesty visited the European Council…” notes the official website for the European Parliament.

Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain Visits the Academia de Artillería.

On Monday, April 13, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain visited the Academia de Artillería in Segovia, Spain.

During today’s visit Her Majesty met with staff, military personnel as well as learned about the “… new curricula for NCOs, aimed at achieving the titles of ‘Mecatrónica Industrial’ and the  Administración de Sistemas Informáticos en Red…'”

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(VIDEO) Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain Presides Over a Meeting in Madrid.

On Tuesday, April 7, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain arrived at the Sede de Cruz Roja Española in Madrid to preside over a meeting with partners, volunteers, and employees of the Cruz Roja Española.

(VIDEO) Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain Opens an Exhibition in Madrid.

On March 17, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain arrived at the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía in Madrid to open an exhibition of 170 contemporary and modern artworks from the Kunstmuseum Basel.

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(VIDEO) TMs King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Attend the Premios Nacionales de Cultura.

On Monday, February 16, 2015, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain presided over the Premios Nacionales de Cultura held at the Palacio Real de El Pardo in Madrid.

TMs King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Hospital Nacional de Parapléjicos.

 

On February 10, 2015, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Hospital Nacional de Parapléjicos in Toledo, Spain.

During today’s celebrations Their Majesties met with staff and patients as well as unveiled a plaque commemorating today’s event.

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(VIDEOS) TMs King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Attend the Opening of the 35th Edition of the Feria Internacional de Turismo-FITUR

On Wednesday, January 28, 2015, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain attended the opening of the 35th Edition of the Feria Internacional de Turismo-FITUR held at the Feria de Madrid.

This three-day trade show is a global meeting point for tourism professionals and the leading trade fair for inbound and outbound Ibero-American markets.

(VIDEO) Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Host a Reception.

On Wednesday, January 21, 2015, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain hosted a reception at Palacio Real de Madrid for diplomatic representatives with accreditation in Spain.

His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain Holds Audiences.

On January 20, 2015, His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain held audiences Palacio de La Zarzuela with representatives from the 64th Promoción de Técnicos Comerciales y Economistas del Estado, Grupo de Ciudades Patrimonio de la Humanidad de España, and members from the Comité de dirección de la Federación Nacional de Asociaciones de Trabajadores Autónomos.

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His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain Receives Credentials. (VIDEO)

On Thursday, January 8, 2015, His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain received credentials from ambassadors from the countries of Panama, Ireland, China, Hungary, Portugal, and Egypt.  The event took place at the stunning Palacio Real de Madrid.

TMs King Juan Carlos I and Queen Sofia of Spain Open an Exhibition in Madrid. (VIDEOS)

On Wednesday, December 3, 2014, Their Majesties King Juan Carlos I and Queen Sofia of Spain arrived at the Palacio Real de Madrid to officially open the exhibition, El Retrato en las Colecciones Reales: De Juan de Flandes a Antonio López.

The exhibition, developed in collaboration between the Patrimonio Nacional and the Fundación Banco Santander, focuses on the:

“…evolution of the image of the Spanish monarchs through some of the masters of the history of painting and is divided into two major sections, Hapsburg and Bourbon House.

The first section opens with the history of the Habsburg dynasty in Spain, with works like the image of Queen Isabella, by Juan de Flanders. From the beginnings of the House of Austria may be large official portrait of Charles V by Jakob Seisenegger. There are also works by the great masters of Spanish Baroque such as Velázquez and Ribera.

In the second section devoted to the House of Bourbon from the eighteenth century to the present, a pictorial review is performed by the various reigns of the dynasty with works by, among others, Louis-Michel van Loo, Anton Raphael Mengs, Francisco de Goya or Joaquín Sorolla, until the reign of Juan Carlos I with ‘El Príncipe de Ensueño’ by Salvador Dalí and the portrait of ‘La Familia de Juan Carlos I’ by Antonio López…”

El Retrato en las Colecciones Reales: De Juan de Flandes a Antonio López will be open to the public on December 4, 2014 – April 19, 2015.

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Video about the exhibition.

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TMs King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Visit Berlin, Germany. (VIDEOS)

On Monday, December 1, 2014, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain arrived in Berlin, Germany, for a two-day official visit.

Their Majesties began their day at Schloss Bellevue where they met with the President of Germany, Mr. Joachim Gauck, and his longtime partner, Ms. Daniela Schadt. After the official welcoming ceremony, Their Majesties were ushered into Schloss Bellevue where they posed for the press as well as attended a luncheon held in their honor.

In the afternoon, King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia accompanied by the Mayor of Berln, Mr. Klaus Wowereit, visited the famous Brandenburg Gate as well as attended meeting.

Thereafter, Their Majesties met with the Chancellor of Germany, Ms. Angela Merkel as well as with the President of the Deutscher Bundestag, Dr. Norbert Lammert.

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His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain Visits the Escuela Diplomática in Madrid. (VIDEO)

On Thursday, November 13, 2014, His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain arrived at the Escuela Diplomática in Madrid to preside over a “…ceremony of royal offices of 15 new secretaries of the Embassy …” according to the Spanish royal court.