HRH Princess Margriet of the Netherlands Opens the Margaretha Residence in Kampen.
Dutch Royal Family

HRH Princess Margriet of the Netherlands Opens the Margaretha Residence in Kampen.

On Friday, September 2, 2016, Her Royal Highness Princess Margriet of the Netherlands opened the Margaretha Residence in Kampen, Netherlands. According to photo news agency, PPE, the new Margaretha Residence comprises of “…120 apartments with a mixed group of partly independently and partly people who need care.” Click here to view photos.  Photo courtesy of … Continue reading

(VIDEOS) Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Meets with the President of Indonesia.
Dutch Royal Family

(VIDEOS) Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Meets with the President of Indonesia.

On the morning of Thursday, September 1, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands, in her capacity as the United Nations Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance and Development, met with the President of Indonesia, Mr. Joko Widodo, at the presidential palace in Jakarta, Indonesia. And, finally, in the second video the great folks at Royalty Magazine provide … Continue reading

Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Visits Jakarta, Indonesia.
Dutch Royal Family

Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Visits Jakarta, Indonesia.

On Tuesday, August 30, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands, in her capacity as the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development, met with the Foreign Minister of Indonesia, Ms. Retno Marsudi, in Jakarta, Indonesia.  Discussions focused on the economic development in the country of Indonesia. Earlier in the day, Her Majesty … Continue reading

The King and Queen of the Netherlands Meet with Members of the European Commission.
Dutch Royal Family

The King and Queen of the Netherlands Meet with Members of the European Commission.

Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands met with members of the European Commission at the Koninklijk Paleis in Amsterdam this afternoon.  The purpose of today’s meeting was held on the occasion of the beginning of the Dutch European Presidency. Discussions during the meeting focused on “…jobs and growth, climate change and combating terrorism…” … Continue reading

News Regarding Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands.
Dutch Royal Family

News Regarding Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands.

On Thursday, January 7, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands arrived at the Hermitage in Amsterdam to witness the signing of a loan between the Europese Investeringsbank (EIB) and Qredits Microfinanciering Nederland (QMN).   Her Majesty is a member of the Dutch Committee for Entrepreneurship and Finance. The €100 million loan to QMN, established by the Ministerie … Continue reading

HM Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Attends the 2016 Tuinbouw Ondernemersprijs.
Dutch Royal Family

HM Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Attends the 2016 Tuinbouw Ondernemersprijs.

On the afternoon of Wednesday, January 6, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands attended the 2016 Tuinbouw Ondernemersprijs award ceremony during the Keukenhof Flower Show in Lisse.  The theme of this year’s award: Future proof Ondernemen. Established in 1986, the award raises awareness in horticulture as well as to generate interest in promoting the positive developments … Continue reading

(VIDEO) His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands Delivers His 2015 Christmas Speech.
Dutch Royal Family

(VIDEO) His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands Delivers His 2015 Christmas Speech.

On December 25, 2015, His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands delivered his 2015 Christmas message.  The pre-recorded speech was filmed at Villa Eikenhorst in Wassenaar earlier this week. Below is a rough translation of His Majesty’s speech. “Christmas gives us a moment of reflection. To get away from the daily flow of events can be … Continue reading

HRH Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands Attends the Première of Juliana: Moeder van het Volk, Over Koningschap en Emancipatie.
Dutch Royal Family

HRH Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands Attends the Première of Juliana: Moeder van het Volk, Over Koningschap en Emancipatie.

On the evening of Saturday, December 19, 2015, Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands attended the première of the theatre reading of Juliana: Moeder van het Volk, Over Koningschap en Emancipatie, held at the Stadsschouwburg  in Amsterdam. Directed by Mr. John Leerdam tonight’s performance is an ode to the late Queen Juliana of the Netherlands who … Continue reading

(VIDEO) HM King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands Visits SHAPE.
Dutch Royal Family

(VIDEO) HM King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands Visits SHAPE.

On Thursday, December 17, 2015, His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands visited the Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE) in Casteau, Belgium. According to a SHAPE press release His Majesty was warmly welcomed to the headquarters by the: “…Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR) General Philip Breedlove as well as senior military commanders.  Upon his arrival … Continue reading

(VIDEO) HM Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Visits a Primary School in Den Haag.
Dutch Royal Family

(VIDEO) HM Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Visits a Primary School in Den Haag.

On Wednesday, December 16, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands visited the Liduina Primary School in Den Haag. According to RVD, during today’s visit Her Majesty, as Honorary Chairman of the Ambassadeurs Muziekonderwijs, participated in a meeting with music teachers, teachers, representatives of conservatories and municipal administrators on “…how they can provide music education in … Continue reading

(VIDEO) HM King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands Visits the Gezondheidscentrum Thermion.
Dutch Royal Family

(VIDEO) HM King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands Visits the Gezondheidscentrum Thermion.

On Thursday, December 10, 2015, His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands visited the Gezondheidscentrum (health center) Thermion in Nijmegen. Whilst there His Majesty participated in a meeting with nurses and individuals who work in the home care industry.  Discussions focused on a variety of issues including the recent changes in the Dutch health care … Continue reading

(VIDEOS) HM King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands Celebrates 350 Years of the Korps Mariniers.
Dutch Royal Family

(VIDEOS) HM King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands Celebrates 350 Years of the Korps Mariniers.

On the morning of Saturday, December 12, 2015, His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands celebrated the 350th anniversary of the Koninklijke Korps Mariniers (Royal Marine Corps) in Rotterdam. Following brief ceremony at the Stadhuis van Rotterdam, where various speeches were made by the Mayor of Rotterdam, His Majesty along with hundreds of guests watched a military … Continue reading