State Visit from Slovenia
Their Majesties The King and Queen welcomed His Excellency President Borut Pahor to Norway 6 November. Crown Prince Haakon greeted the President at the airport and accompanied him to the Palace Square and the welcoming ceremony.
The King and Queen hosted this visit first state visit from Slovenia to Norway, where technology and green innovation were topics high on the agenda.
Photo: Stian Lysberg Solum, NTB scanpix
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.
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.
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.