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20/10/2004

The Grand Master receives the President of the Republic of Paraguay, Nicanor Duarte Frutos

On 18 October the Grand Master of the Order of Malta Fra’ Andrew Bertie received the President of the Republic of Paraguay, Nicanor Duarte Frutos

12/10/2004

The Grand Master receives H.r.h. the Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn

On 11 October, the Grand Master of the Order of Malta, Fra’ Andrew Bertie received a courtesy visit from H.R.H. Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, daughter of the King of Thailand, Bhumibol…

05/10/2004

The Grand Master participates in the beatification ceremony for Charles I of habsburg

His Most Eminent Highness Fra’ Andrew Bertie, accompanied by over 140 members of the Order of Malta, participated in the beatification ceremony for Charles of Habsburg, the last emperor of…

01/10/2004

Official visit of the President of Romania Iliescu

On 30 September, the Grand Master of the Order of Malta, Fra’ Andrew Bertie, received the President of Romania H.E. Ion Iliescu on an official visit.

24/09/2004

Reopening ceremeony for the ancient church of San Giustino

On Friday 24 September 2004, the ancient church of St. Giustino was reopened inside the “San Giustino di Perugia” farm of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta. H.M.E.H. Fra’ Andrew…

15/09/2004

The Holy Father in pilgrimage to lourdes: mobilisation of the french hospitaller works (ohfom)

During the Holy Father’s visit to Lourdes on 14 and 15 August 2004, over 220,000 pilgrims, many of whom sick or disabled, gathered in the great “La Prairie” area. They…

23/08/2004

Turkey: new health centre for 3,000 people in former earthquake region

At a festive opening ceremony to celebrate the new health centre co-financed by the Order of Malta German Emergency Corps (Malteser) with 75,000 EUR and the Turkish International Blue Cross…

19/08/2004

Malteser stays in Afghanistan

One week after the murder of two local employees in southeast Afghanistan the Order of Malta German Emergency Corps (Malteser) is going to abandon its activities in Paktia and Paktika,…

16/08/2004

Democratic Republic of Congo: aid programmes revived

Thanks to the temporarily stabilised security situation, the Order of Malta German Emergency Corps (Malteser) returned to Bukavu at the start of July. Staff investigated the effects of the recent…