Princess Anne arrives at the Reception Hall of Malacañang

March 18, 2015 by · Comments Off on Princess Anne arrives at the Reception Hall of Malacañang 

150317162116Visiting Princess Anne of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland arrives at the Reception Hall of Malacañang for a courtesy call on Tuesday (March 17, 2015). Her visit is in connection with her charity and various humanitarian works. She has been President of Save the Children for more than four decades and an active advocate of children’s rights and protection. This is the second trip of Her Royal Highness to the Philippines. The first was in March 1999. The Princess Royal is the second child and only daughter of Queen Elizabeth II and The Duke of Edinburgh. Before receiving the title Princess Royal from her mother in June 1987, she was known as Princess Anne. The Princess Royal heads about 320 organizations. Also in photo is Ambassador Asif Anwar Ahmad of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the Philippines. (Photo by Gil Nartea/Malacañang Photo Bureau/PNA)jme

President Aquino III with Great Britain Princess Anne during a courtesy call

March 18, 2015 by · Comments Off on President Aquino III with Great Britain Princess Anne during a courtesy call 

President Benigno S. Aquino III exchanges pleasantries with Her Royal Highness Princess Anne, the Princess Royal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland during the courtesy call at the Music Room of the Malacañan Palace on Tuesday (March 17, 2015). Her visit is in connection with her charity and various humanitarian works. She has been President of Save the Children for more than four decades and an active advocate of children?s rights and protection. This is the second trip of Her Royal Highness to the Philippines. The first was in March 1999. The Princess Royal is the second child and only daughter of Queen Elizabeth II and The Duke of Edinburgh. Before receiving the title Princess Royal from her mother in June 1987, she was known as Princess Anne. The Princess Royal heads about 320 organizations. Also in photo are His Excellency Asif Anwar Ahmad, Ambassador of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the Philippines, Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario, Justice Secretary Leila de Lima and Social Welfare and Development Undersecretary Mateo Montano. (Photo by Rolando Mailo / Malacañang Photo Bureau / PCOO)President Benigno S. Aquino III exchanges pleasantries with Princess Anne of Great Britain during a courtesy call at the Music Room of the Malacañan Palace on Tuesday (March 17, 2015). Princess Anne’s visit is in connection with her charity and various humanitarian works. Also in photo are British Ambassador to the Philippines Asif Anwar Ahmad and Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario, Justice Secretary Leila de Lima and Social Welfare and Development Undersecretary Mateo Montano. (Photo by Rolando Mailo/Malacañang Photo Bureau/PCOO/PNA)
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Tourists visiting Turkey increase 5.5% in 2014: minister

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Tourists visiting Turkey increase 5.5% in 2014: minister 

ANKARA, Jan. 23 — The number of tourists visiting Turkey in 2014 increased by 5.5 percent when compared with the previous year, Turksh media reported on Thursday.

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