His Majesty King Albert II of Belgium News Regarding His Operation

His Majesty King Albert II of Belgium underwent surgery this morning to treat Basal cell carcinoma on his nose.  According to a palace spokesperson, the operation  — which took place at the Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc — was a success and is recovering well. King Albert II was released from the hospital and is currently resting at Château… Read More His Majesty King Albert II of Belgium News Regarding His Operation

Belgian Royal Family News Regarding H.R.H. Prince Philippe and H.R.H. Princess Astrid

On November 17, 2011, H.R.H. Prince Philippe of Belgium attended the 130th anniversary of the newspaper, L’Echo, in Brussels.  During the celebration banquet there were discussions regarding economic affairs and so forth.  There was also a lecture from Mr. Gerard Mesrallet entitled, Belgium: At the Crossroads in its Economic History and Energy: A Major Issue… Read More Belgian Royal Family News Regarding H.R.H. Prince Philippe and H.R.H. Princess Astrid

T.S.H.s Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco Participate in the Presentation of the L’Ordre de Saint Charles et Grimaldi

On November 17, 2011, T.S.H.s Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco along with H.R.H. Princess Caroline of Hanover, her daughter Charlotte Casiraghi, and H.S.H. Princess Stephanie of Monaco participated in the presentation of the L’Ordre de Saint-Charles et Grimaldi (Order of St. Charles and Grimaldi). Held inside the Throne Room at the Palais… Read More T.S.H.s Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco Participate in the Presentation of the L’Ordre de Saint Charles et Grimaldi

H.R.H. Prince Felipe of Asturias Visits the Ship, ‘Juan Carlos I’

H.R.H. Prince Felipe of Asturias visited the LHD ship “Juan Carlos I”, on Thrusday November 17, 2011, where he attended a presentation of capabilities of the Strategic Projection Ship that is used as a platform for aircraft (aircraft carrier alternative), as a ship Marine amphibious ship or projection of Army forces and humanitarian support missions.… Read More H.R.H. Prince Felipe of Asturias Visits the Ship, ‘Juan Carlos I’

H.R.H. Princess Maxima of the Netherlands Attends the Opening of the 6th Annual Amsterdam Market (VIDEO)Participation

On November 17, 2011, H.R.H. Princess Maxima of the Netherlands  attended the opening of the 6th Annual Amsterdam Market Participation in Meervaart.  According to the official site for the Dutch royal house, Het Koninklijk Huis: Amsterdam Participation Market focuses on vulnerable people benefiting from active participation in social life such as volunteering, sports and so… Read More H.R.H. Princess Maxima of the Netherlands Attends the Opening of the 6th Annual Amsterdam Market (VIDEO)Participation

T.M.s King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun Pema of Bhutan Visit Japan: Day Three (VIDEO)

On November 17, 2011, T.M.s King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun Pema of Bhutan continued their official visit to Japan this afternoon.  The royal couple began their day with a visit to Tokyo’s Kodokan Judo gymnasium where they watched the students show off their, well, Judo moves. Soon it was off to Keio University where King… Read More T.M.s King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun Pema of Bhutan Visit Japan: Day Three (VIDEO)

H.R.H. Princess Mathilde of Belgium Participates in the Literacy Project ‘A to Z’

On November 17, 2011, H.R.H. Princess Mathilde of Belgium was in Molenbeek-Wersbeek where she visited a community center, De Vaartkapen Caleidoscoop, to participate in the literacy project, “A to Z”. The project includes literacy classes open to anyone with the objective of social integration of single parents of young children who are not in school. To… Read More H.R.H. Princess Mathilde of Belgium Participates in the Literacy Project ‘A to Z’