Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani of Qatar Purchases Six Greek Islands at a Bargain Price.
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Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani of Qatar Purchases Six Greek Islands at a Bargain Price.

According to the Telegraph and Guardian newspapers, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani of Qatar recently purchased six uninhabited islands in Greece for a reported 8.5 million Euros.  Now, that is a bargain.  No, really. Anywho, according to the newspaper, The Mirror, the 61-year-old Emir of Qatar was vacationing in Greece when he decided to moor … Continue reading

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales Records a Video Message for the 2013 Economist World Forest Summit. (VIDEO)
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His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales Records a Video Message for the 2013 Economist World Forest Summit. (VIDEO)

Last month His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales recorded a video message for those attending the 2013 Economist World Forest Summit: Achieving Sustainable Forest Management on a Global Scale in Stockholm. If you are interested in learning more about the 2013 Economist World Forest Summit please click here. Continue reading

Their Majesties King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun of Bhutan Attend the Closing Session of Parliament.
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Their Majesties King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun of Bhutan Attend the Closing Session of Parliament.

On March 6, 2013, Their Majesties King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun of Bhutan attend the closing of the 10th Session of the First Parliament in Thimphu. For more information about today’s event as well as to view a photo please click here.  And, click here to read His Majesty’s speech.   Continue reading

TMs King Abdullah II and Queen Rania of Jordan Visit Turkey: Day Two. (VIDEO)
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TMs King Abdullah II and Queen Rania of Jordan Visit Turkey: Day Two. (VIDEO)

On March 6, 2013, Their Majesties King Abdullah II and Queen Rania of Jordan continued their two-day official visit to Turkey. This afternoon, His Majesty along with the President of Turkey, Mr. Abdullah Gül, toured the TUSAS Aerospace Industries (TAI) production facilities in Ankara.  According to the Anadolu News Agency, His Majesty and President Gül, … Continue reading

His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje Visits New York.
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His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje Visits New York.

On March 6, 2013, His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje, in his capacity as Chairman of the Advisory Board on Water and Sanitation of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, arrived in New York to attend the United Nations special thematic session, Water and Disasters. Today’s meeting is an: “…initiative of UN Secretary-General Ban … Continue reading

The Fondation Princess Charlene de Monaco Launches a New Program.
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The Fondation Princess Charlene de Monaco Launches a New Program.

Recently, the Fondation Princesse Charlene de Monaco announced they will launch their Learn to Swim and Water Safety program later this year in Agadir, Morocco. These new programs will teach the youth “…formal swimming instructions in both swimming pools and the sea, educate children as to the risks associated with the ocean…” and much more. … Continue reading