(VIDEO) TMs King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium Visit Liechtenstein.
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(VIDEO) TMs King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium Visit Liechtenstein.

On Thursday, September 17, 2015, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium along with His Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg, and Their Royal Highnesses Hereditary Prince Alois and Hereditary Princess Sophie of Liechtenstein participated in the annual meeting of the heads of state of German-speaking countries held at the beautiful Schloss Vaduz … Continue reading

Their Serene Highnesses Prince Hans-Adam II and Princess Marie Algae of Liechtenstein Visit Vienna, Austria. Plus, Other News.(VIDEO)
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Their Serene Highnesses Prince Hans-Adam II and Princess Marie Algae of Liechtenstein Visit Vienna, Austria. Plus, Other News.(VIDEO)

On April 9, 2013, Their Serene Highnesses Prince Hans-Adam II and Princess Marie Algae of Liechtenstein arrived in Vienna, Austria to begin their one-day official visit. Upon their arrival at the beautiful Hofburg Palace Prince Hans-Adam II and Princess Marie Algae were welcomed by the President of Austria, Mr. Heinz Fischer and his wife, as … Continue reading

His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein Calls for Austerity. (VIDEOS)
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His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein Calls for Austerity. (VIDEOS)

In German On March 27, 2013, His Serene Highness Prince Alois of Liechtenstein attended the opening session of Parliament in Vaduz.  According to AFP and Volksblatt, during yesterday’s session the prince gave a speech urging Parliament: “…to prepare the Principality of Liechtenstein for austerity and to prepare a balanced budget as soon as possible.  The prince … Continue reading

His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois von und zu Liechtenstein Holds an Audience.
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His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois von und zu Liechtenstein Holds an Audience.

On Friday, January 18, 2013, His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois von und zu Liechtenstein held an audience with Luxembourg’s Prime Minister, Mr. Jean-Claude Juncker, at Schloss Vaduz. During their meeting the hereditary prince presented the prime minister with the Grosskreuz des Fürstlich Liechtensteinischen (Grand Cross of Merit of Liechtenstein). To view photos as well as to … Continue reading

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His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein Visits Japan.

His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein arrived in Tokyo yesterday, accompanied by the Prime Minister, Minister of Finance and Minister of Family Affairs and Gender Equality of the Principality of Liechtenstein, Dr. Klaus Tschütscher, to begin their  five-day official visit to Japan. The purpose of the visit is to “…strengthen the relations between Japan and the Principality … Continue reading

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Random Royal News Regarding His Royal Highness The Duke of York and His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois von und zu Liechtenstein (VIDEOS)

On Monday, September 3, 2012, His Royal Highness The Duke of York was in London “…abseiling down the Shard skyscraper…” to raise money for the Outward Bound Trust. Click here to watch a video news report as well as to read an article from the BBC News. And, finally, His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois von … Continue reading

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Members of the Princely Family of Liechtenstein Celebrate National Day 2012 (VIDEOS)

Interview with Prince Hans-Adam II On Wednesday, August 15, 2012, Their Serene Highnesses Prince Hans-Adam II and Princess Marie von und zu Liechtenstein along with Hereditary Prince Alois and Princess Sophie celebrated National Day 2012 in Vaduz.  Unfortunately, Prince Maximilian and Princess Angela of Liechtenstein did not attend. The princely family, along with thousands of locals, … Continue reading

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Their Serene Highnesses Prince Hans-Adam and Hereditary Prince Alois of Liechtenstein Remain in Power. In Other Words, The Princes Still Have Veto Power

According to Reuters, “… voters in Liechtenstein rejected a proposal to abolish the ruling prince’s right to veto… 76.1% to 24% in favor of the princes…” So, yeah… the bratty ballerinas of Liechtenstein still have a firm hand and absolute power over their subjects.   Click here to read the entire article. Another Article in … Continue reading

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The Princes vs. The People: A Showdown in the Principality of Liechtenstein

Could this be the end of the principality of Liechtenstein? Possibly.  “The people of Liechtenstein will go to the polls on Sunday in a nationwide referendum aimed at curtailing the political power of the princely family…” the BBC News reports. If the referendum passes, which would remove the princes veto power over legislation, Prince Hans-Adam … Continue reading

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Royal News Regarding Their Imperial Highnesses Crown Prince Naruhito and Crown Princess Masako of Japan. Plus, News Regarding His Serene Highness Prince Hans-Adam von und zu Liechtenstein

Their Imperial Highnesses Crown Prince Naruhito and Crown Princess Masako of Japan were at Akasaka Imperial Compound in Tokyo on June 12, 2012, to attend the wake for the late Prince Tomohito of Japan. Prince Tomohito of Japan, cousin of His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito, died last week at the age of 66.  The late prince was … Continue reading

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His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois von und zu Liechtenstein Vows to Quit His Princely Duties

According to AFP news, His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois von und zu Liechtenstein and his family vowed to quit their princely duties, “…if Liechtenstein passes a referendum eliminating the prince’s veto, a power enshrined in the constitution.” Last month the prince stated: The royal family is not willing to undertake its political responsibilities unless the … Continue reading

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Random Royal News Regarding the Princely House of Liechtenstein (VIDEO)

Per the newspaper Solothurner Zeitung (rough translation): “Green Light for the Prince Initiative in Liechtenstein.” The collection of signatures for a popular initiative to restrict the right of veto of the Princely House can begin in the Principality of Liechtenstein. The Vaduz Parliament has judged the initiative on Wednesday as constitutional. The 25-Member Parliament unanimously … Continue reading