Congratulations from His Majesty King Harald to His Excellency Mr Alexander Van der Bellen, Federal President of the Republic of Austria.
H.E Mr Alexander Van der Bellen
Federal President of the Republic of Austria,
On the occasion of your inauguration as Federal President of the Republic of Austria, I take wish to extend to you my warmest congratulations and my best wishes to you personally and to your family, and my hopes for the welfare and prosperity of the people of Austria.
“If there is one piece of advice I would give you today, as King, godfather and grandfather, it is this: Be yourself,” said His Majesty The King in his speech at the luncheon celebrating the confirmation of Her Royal Highness Princess Ingrid Alexandra.
Her Royal Highness Princess Ingrid Alexandra was confirmed today in the Palace Chapel, just as her father, grandfather and great-grandfather were before her.