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News items and key elements of the official programme of the Norwegian Royal Family.

Science and culture
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Science and culture

Research, sports, beekeeping and music. Norway and Slovenia share a wide array of interests, and today the King and Queen and the Slovenian President, Borut Pahor, gained insight into several of them.

07.11.2019
State visit from Slovenia
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State visit from Slovenia

Today Their Majesties The King and Queen welcomed the President of the Republic of Slovenia, His Excellency Mr Borut Pahor, to Norway. This is the first State Visit to Norway of a Slovenian President and King Harald and Queen Sonja are his hosts.

06.11.2019
Celebrating peace in the north
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Celebrating peace in the north

“Today we remember all those who contributed to the liberation of East Finnmark,” His Majesty The King said today. Seventy-five years have passed since the residents of Norway’s far north were able to welcome their Soviet liberators.

25.10.2019
Congratulations
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Congratulations

Congratulations are presented from His Majesty King Harald to the new president of Tunisia, His Excellency President Kaïs Saïed.

25.10.2019
Major conference on the world’s oceans
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Major conference on the world’s oceans

What can the global community do to promote cleaner oceans and sustainable use of resources? The Crown Prince attended the conference Our Ocean 2019 that concluded in Oslo this afternoon.

24.10.2019
Enthronement ceremony in Japan
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Enthronement ceremony in Japan

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon represented Norway at a ceremony in Tokyo today to mark the enthronement of His Majesty the Emperor Naruhito as successor to His Majesty the Emperor Akihito.

22.10.2019
Opened the Frankfurt Book Fair
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Opened the Frankfurt Book Fair

With 2,000 people in the hall, 7,500 exhibitors in position and attendance expected to reach 300,000, it was finally time for Her Royal Highness The Crown Princess to open the massive Frankfurt Book Fair.

16.10.2019
Literary train tour through Germany
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Literary train tour through Germany

Her Royal Highness The Crown Princess’s literary train has embarked on its first international tour. Today the train rolled out from a platform in Berlin en route to the Frankfurt Book Fair.  

14.10.2019
Crown Princess on German radio
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Crown Princess on German radio

Sunday evening, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mette-Marit spoke to an audience numbering roughly 1 000 people and another 500 000 radio listeners about Norwegian literature and her personal relationship to reading.

14.10.2019
Visited “Norwegian” book shop in Berlin
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Visited “Norwegian” book shop in Berlin

The Crown Prince and Crown Princess are travelling through Germany to promote Norwegian literature. On Saturday they visited the capital city of Berlin, stopping at the Pankebuch book shop, which specialises in Norwegian and Nordic literature.

12.10.2019

Official Engagements

Breakfast seminar

18.11.2019
His Royal Highness attends a breakfast seminar on violence against children, hosted by NRK Super and Save the Children (08:30).

Audience

18.11.2019
His Majesty The King grants Chief of the Royal Norwegian Navy audience. His Royal Highness The Crown Prince will also be in attendance (11:30).

Board meeting

18.11.2019
Their Royal Highnesses The Crown Prince and Crown Princess attend the board meeting of the Crown Prince and Crown Princess’ Foundation (12:00).