On the morning of February 28, 2013, His Royal Highness Prince Philippe of Belgium was in Anderlecht where he met with representatives from the Centre de Référence Professionnelle Bruxellois pour le Secteur de la Construction (Reference Centre for Professional Brussels Area Construction).
According to the Belgian royal court, “Prince Philippe also participated in a working meeting on youth unemployment. Then he met some young people looking for a job and visited the Centre…”
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On Thursday, February 28, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Paola of Belgium visited the Museum für Kunst-Zeitgenössische Ikob (Museum of Contemporary Art) in Eupen.
According to the Belgian royal court, Her Majesty viewed “…a retrospective of works by Jan Fabre from the years 1975-1979. This exhibition is on display on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Museum für Kunst-Zeitgenössische Ikob.”
On the evening of February 27, 2013, His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales attended the Sentebale gala dinner held at the Summer Place in Johannesburg, South Africa.
On February 26, 2013, Their Royal Highnesses Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie of York, accompanied by their mother Sarah, The Duchess of York, opened the Teenage Cancer Trust Hub at the University College Hospital in London.
Well, this is interesting. It seems that Princess Corinna zu Sayn-Wittgenstein finally decided to speak to the press regarding the infamous Botswana Affair and the Instituto Nóos scandal (her name was mentioned in several private emails. Mr. Undangarin’s former Instituto Nóos partner, Mr. Diego Torres, decided it was a brilliant idea to expose the emails to the press).
Any way, speaking from her home in lovely old Monaco the princess noted “…I want to talk now because I have to defend myself as my silence was misinterpreting.”
Please click the links below to read her interview as well as to view new glamour shots of the princess from the Spanish newspaper, El Mundo (in Spanish):
And, finally, if you understand Spanish here is a roundtable discussion regarding Princess Corinna and an article that was published in the New York Times about her and King Juan Carlos I of Spain.
On February, 27, 2013, Her Royal Highness Princess Letizia of Asturias held audiences at Palacio de la Zarzuela in Madrid. The beautiful princess met with the Board of Directors of the Asociación Española Contra el Cáncer, representatives from the Asociación Miastenia de España (AMES), and representatives from the Asociación Mejora tu Escuela Pública (MEP).
And, that’s it. 🙂
On February, 27, 2013, Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall visited the Discover Children’s Story Centre in London to celebrate their 10th anniversary. During her visit the lovely duchess met with school children, staff and the “…finalists of the World Book Day Story Telling Superstars competition.”
Please click here for more information about today’s event from the newspaper, Newham Recorder.
His Majesty King Abdullah of Jordan held an audience on February 27, 2013, with Egypt’s Shura council speaker, Mr. Ahmed Fahmi.
According to the Petra News Agency, discussions focused on the “…cooperation between Jordan and Egypt, stressing the need to forge closer bilateral ties in various fields…”
For more information about today’s meeting as well as to view a photo please click here.
On February 27, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh opened the new building of the Royal London Hospital as well as the National Centre for Bowel Research and Surgical Innovation.
On Wednesday, February 27, 2013, His Royal Highness Prince Philippe of Belgium visited Maison des Brasseurs at the Grand Palace in Brussels.
According to the Belgian royal court, the prince met with members of the Fédération Belge des Brasseurs and participated in a meeting “…with members of the Fédération where he learned more about the evolution of the beer industry and issues relating to export, catering and small breweries.”
Meanwhile, Her Royal Highness Princess Mathilde of Belgium participated in a roundtable discussion “…on the issue of Breast cancer…” with representatives from the Breast International group (BIG) at their headquarters in Brussels.
According to the Belgian royal court BIG brings together “…experts from around the world in order to find a cure to overcome Breast cancer. With 3,000 hospitals and 10,000 doctors and researchers, it is the largest network professionals dedicated to finding a cure for Breast cancer.”
Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands visited Bronbeek in Arnhem on February 27, 2013, on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Koninklijk Tehuis voor Oud-Militairen (Royal Home for Old Soldiers) and the Museum Bronbeek.
According to RVD, during her visit to the Koninklijk Tehuis voor Oud-Militairen Her Majesty met with the residents, staff and volunteers of the home. She also viewed an exhibition whilst at the Museum Bronbeek.
Photo courtesy of RVD/HKH
His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales is currently visiting Lesotho and South Africa on behalf of his charity, Sentebale, which he co-founded with Prince Seeiso of Lesotho.
Today, the Prince visited the Kananelo Centre for the Deaf in the Maseru district of Lesotho. According to ITV News, whilst at the school the prince participated in a “…sign language class before learning how to cook the local delicacy of ‘fat cake….'”
Afterward, the prince visited the St. Bernadette’s Resource Center for the Blind. During his visit Prince Harry learned “…Braille and joined students in a game of football…”
This evening Prince Harry will attend a gala dinner to raise funds for Sentebale in Johannesburg, South Africa.
For detailed information about today’s visit please click the links below:
Recently, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco attended the opening of famed sculptor, Mr. Mateo Mornar, new art studio in Monaco.
According to the Palais Princier, Mr. Mornar works “…in collaboration with the Fondation Prince Albert II (FPA). Portions of money from the sale of his works are donated to the FPA.”
Mr. Mornar’s next exhibition will take place in Russia later this year.