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Willem Alexander
By Edition On Thursday, November 16th, 2017

King and Queen to visit Leeward Islands

WILLEMSTAD - King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima will be in Saba, Sint Maarten and St. Eustatius from November 30 to December 2. They will be accompanied by Undersecretary of Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops, More...

Willem Alexander 1
By Edition On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Statement by King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima regarding hurricane Irma

THE HAGUE - "St Maarten, St Eustatius and Saba are being ravaged by the destructive forces of nature. Hurricane Irma is taking a heavy toll. Our hearts go out to the people of all the affected islands. They have More...

By Edition On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Announcement: “Queen Máxima suffers mild concussion”

THE HAGUE – Her Majesty Queen Maxima has suffered a mild concussion last Friday due to a fall. This was determined today by her doctors. Consequently, her Royal Highness will have to take it easy these days. Her More...

King's speech
By Edition On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

King mentions the importance of cooperation with Caribbean islands in his speech

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - Today is the third Tuesday of September, and that means Budget Day in the Netherlands. It also means the day on which the reigning monarch of the Dutch Kingdom, King Willem-Alexander addresses More...

Dutch King Willem-Alexander and his wife Queen Maxima arrive at the Nieuwe Kerk church in Amsterdam
By Edition On Friday, April 25th, 2014

The Kingdom celebrates first King’s day

THE DUTCH KINGDOM - Residents of the Kingdom of the Netherlands will celebrate for the first time the King's day on Saturday, April 26th. This year King's Day is celebrated on the 26th, since April 27, is the official More...

Maxima Regent
By Edition On Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013

Máxima regent upon cessation Willem-Alexander

AMSTERDAM - The Dutch Senate and the House, or the States General, have appointed t Queen Máxima regen in case Amalia, Princess of Orange, is not yet 18 when her father, King Willem-Alexander dies or resigns. The More...

By Edition On Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

Willem-Alexander praised Colombia

BOGOTA - Netherlands is proud to take the relations with Colombia to a higher level. This is according to King Willem-Alexander yesterday afternoon in a speech at the opening of the Holland House in Bogota at the More...

Royal visit
By Edition On Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

Visit Venezuela is a sign of respect

WILLEMSTAD, CARACAS – The visit of King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima to Venezuela today is not a controversial visit. This is according to Minister Frans Timmermans (Foreign Affairs), shortly before leaving More...

Royal visit
By Edition On Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Venezuela protests during royal visit

WILLEMSTAD - The opposition in Venezuela has announced a major demonstration on Saturday which will be held during the visit of King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima to that country. Reason is the scarcity of More...

Royal Couple
By Edition On Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

Prime Minister: “Royal visit was beautiful”

WILLEMSTAD - Premier Ivar Asjes is satisfied with how everything went during the introductory visit of King Willem-Alexander and Máxima queen to Curacao. “It was in one word 'beautiful',” said Premier Asjes More...