(VIDEO) His Majesty King Willem Alexander of the Netherlands Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

On Monday, September 19, 2016, His Majesty King Willem Alexander of the Netherlands celebrated the 100th anniversary of the Amsterdam Schiphol Airport in southwest Amsterdam. During today’s festive celebrations His Majesty gave a speech.  Here is what he had to say (rough translation) : “Ladies and gentlemen, One hundred years of the Schiphol [Airport]. That’s the… Read More (VIDEO) His Majesty King Willem Alexander of the Netherlands Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

HM Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Attends the 10th Edition of the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge.

On Wednesday, September 14, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands attended the finals of the 10th Edition of the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge held at the Gashouder in Amsterdam. The Postcode Lottery Green Challenge is the largest annual and international green business plan competition. The winner receives €500,000 to help bring her or his… Read More HM Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Attends the 10th Edition of the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge.

Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Visits the Explosieven Opruimingsdienst Defensie.

On the afternoon of Tuesday, September 13, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands visited the Explosieven Opruimingsdienst Defensie (EOD) in Soesterberg, Netherlands. According to RVD, during today’s visit Her Majesty “…spoke with EOD’er in training and an instructor. They  got to see what equipment the EOD used in making harmless and detonation of explosives…”  Click… Read More Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Visits the Explosieven Opruimingsdienst Defensie.

Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Visits a Class at the ROC van Amsterdam – MBO College Amstelland.

On Tuesday, September 13, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands accompanied by the CEO of the Dutch Association of Insurers, Mr. Richard Weurding, visited two Money/Ways classes, as part of European Money Week, at the ROC van Amsterdam-MBO College Amstelland in Amstelveen. European Money Week is a joint initiative by European banking associations that aims to raise public… Read More Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Visits a Class at the ROC van Amsterdam – MBO College Amstelland.

His Majesty King Willem Alexander of the Netherlands Opens a New Museum in Wassenaar.

On Saturday, September 10, 2016, His Majesty King Willem Alexander of the Netherlands along with Her Royal Highness Princess Irene of the Netherlands opened the new Museum Voorlinden in Wassenaar.   Founded by Mr. Joop van Caldenborgh the private museum displays modern and contemporary art at the Estate Voorlinden. According to RVD, the Museum Voorlinden overlooks a “…garden and… Read More His Majesty King Willem Alexander of the Netherlands Opens a New Museum in Wassenaar.

(VIDEOS) Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Visits the Province of Zeeland.

On Friday, September 9, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands visited the province of Zeeland in the south-west region of the Netherlands. According to RVD, today’s visit focused on: “…innovations in the aquaculture industry in Zeeland.  [The region’s] entrepreneurs, municipalities and school students show highlights Zeeland has in saline cultivation, mussel innovation, education and… Read More (VIDEOS) Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Visits the Province of Zeeland.

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

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

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

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…”… Read More The King and Queen of the Netherlands Meet with Members of the European Commission.