His Highness Hereditary Prince Hubertus of Saxe-Corburg and Gotha Attends the 1st Annual Coburger Europa-Preis Award Ceremony. (VIDEO)

Skip to the 2:37 mark to see the Hereditary Prince (he’s second to the left in the video).

On October 9, 2013, His Highness Hereditary Prince Hubertus of Saxe-Corburg and Gotha attended the 1st Annual Coburger Europa-Preis award ceremony held inside the Grand Hall at Schloss Ehrenburg in Coburg, Germany.  The Hereditary Prince is patron of Coburger Europa-Preis competition.

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Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Visit Stockholm, Sweden. (VIDEO)

KingWAOn Monday, October 14, 2013, Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands arrived in Stockholm, Sweden for an introductory one-day visit.

Upon their arrival at the airport, Their Majesties were immediately driven to the royal palace in Stockholm where Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden accompanied by Their Royal Highnesses Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel and His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip were  waiting for them.

After a warm welcome from members of the Swedish royal family and quick a photo-op for the press King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima attended a luncheon held in their honor and hosted by Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia.

In the afternoon, Their Majesties arrived at the Riksdag to attend several meetings with various Swedish government officials including the Speaker of the Riksdag, Mr. Per Westerberg, and the Prime Minister of Sweden, Mr. Fredrik Reinfeldt to name a few.

Click here to watch a video of Their Majesties visit to the Riksdag.

Please click herehere, and here to view photos.

Photo courtesy of RVD/HKH

 

Her Royal Highness Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands in Den Haag.

LaurentienOn October 14, 2013, Her Royal Highness Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands was in Den Haag to participate in the launch of the new device, Taalmeter.

According to PPE, the Taalmeter “…is an online tool [rather program] which can determine whether a person has difficulty with reading and writing…”  

 

Please click here and here to view photos.

Photo courtesy of RVD/HKH

Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan Watch a Swimming Competition. (VIDEOS)

On Monday, October 14, 2013, Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan attended a swimming competition, held at the Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center in Koto-ku, during the 13th National Sports Festival for People with Disabilities.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KU2zvBDofEI

Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia Hosts An Important Event at the Royal Palace.

KatherineofSerbiaOn October 14, 2013, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia hosted a “…Ladies’ morning coffee and discussion at the royal palace devoted to Breast Cancer awareness [month]…”  For more information about today’s important event as well as to view personal photos please click here.

Photo courtesy of Zimbio