On the evening of March 28, 2013, His Royal Highness Prince Philippe of Belgium attended the 2013 Lauréat du Fonds Prince Albert held at the Fédération des Entreprises de Belgique in Brussels.
The Fonds Prince Albert helps talented Belgian professionals build experience in the operation of an international project by financially supporting recipients for a 12-month business project outside Western Europe for a Belgian company or a company headquartered in Belgium.
On Thursday, March 28, 2013, His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales was in Cumbria where he visited the “…historic market town Kirkby Lonsdale.” During his one-day visit the heir to the British throne “…toured the market and local shops, meeting stall holders, shopkeepers and residents. The Prince of Wales also visited the 12th century St. Mary’s Church” according to the official website for the prince.
Also whilst in Cumbria the prince visited Bonds Precision Castings, HF Holidays’ Thorns Hall and Kitridding Farm near Kirkby Lonsdale.
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“…to prepare the Principality of Liechtenstein for austerity and to prepare a balanced budget as soon as possible. The prince warned that forecasts for 2013 show a deficit of 172 million Euros which represents nearly a quarter of spending. The prince exclaimed ‘I see this situation with great concern for the long term good of our country…’
Liechtenstein has a AAA rating by Standard and Poor’s, which recently confirmed its rating with a stable outlook, highlighting that the Principality has stable institutions and a clear political line, which offers a guarantee of control of economic and financial challenges.”
On March 28, 2013, His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan visited the King Abdullah Special Operations Training Center (KASOTC) according to the Petra News Agency. During his visit, His Majesty “…attended the side of the 5th annual Warrior Competition… 35 teams from 18 Arab and foreign countries participate in this grueling competition.”
On Thursday, March 28, 2013, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia visited the “…General Hospital in Vrsac…” Whilst there the crown princess opened “… the sensory room for children with Autism in Vrsac…”
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And, finally, on the evening of March 27, 2013, Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine, accompanied by His Royal Highnesses Hereditary Prince Peter, His Royal Highness Prince Philip, and Her Royal Highness Princess Elisabeth, attended the “…premiere of the documentary film, The Scent of Basil, held at the Yugoslav Film Archives in Belgrade…”
On Wednesday, March 27, 2013, Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco, as Honorary President of Monaco Against Autism (MONAA), visited the Lenval Hospital in Nice, France.
During her visit the lovely princess toured the:
“…Centre de Ressources Autistes which provides outpatient care for 35 children ages 18 months to 6 years. The treatment centre is original and unique in France. The centre has developed a unique therapy related to new technologies, placing it at the forefront of research in the fight against this disease.”
Princess Charlene also met with various patients at the hospital.
“The Duke of Cambridge will appear in Helicopter Rescue which follows the Search and Rescue team at the prince’s base at RAF Valley on Anglesey.
BBC Wales was given exclusive access to the teams at Prince William’s base of RAF Valley on Anglesey for the programme Helicopter Rescue.
The TV programme will show the working day of Flight Lieutenant Wales and some of the missions that he is called out on.
In a teaser for the programme ahead of its broadcast on April 8, Flt Lt Wales is shown flying a Sea King helicopter on a rescue mission to a slate quarry in Blaenau Ffestiniog.
The 30-year-old has to hover the helicopter as a boy and one of his crew are winched from the ground after the boy had fallen off an old railway bridge onto rocks.
“As captain you’re trying to play out the entire rescue, the transit to the rescue and back again in your mind, and pick up any circumstances or problems you can foresee, and try and fix them on the ground before you get airborne,” Flt Lt Wales says in the programme.”