HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, Chairman of Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundations and HH Princess Ameerah Al-Taweel, Secretary General and Vice Chairwoman received HE Mr. Marc Vinck, Belgian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia and an accompanying delegation that included Sir Christopher Mallaby, Chairman of the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer EORTC Charitable Trust and special envoy of Her Royal Highness Princess Astrid of Belgium. Princess Astrid is the daughter of His Majesty King Albert II of Belgium. The meeting was also attended by Dr. Nahla Nasser Alanbar, Personal Executive Assistant to HRH the Chairman.
The meeting began as the Ambassador thanked Prince Alwaleed for giving him the opportunity to meet him. During the meeting the two discussed social and philanthropic issues. Furthermore, Sir Christopher Mallaby handed Prince Alwaleed a letter from HRH Princess Astrid of Belgium.
In 2009, Prince Alwaleed and Princess Ameerah received and hosted a dinner in honor of HRH Prince Philippe, Crown Prince of Belgium and an accompanying delegation. The occasion was also attended by H.E Alaudeen Alaskary, Chief of Protocol for the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs and a delegation from Kingdom Holding Company (KHC) that is chaired by Prince Alwaleed, Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation and HRH Prince Alwaleed’s Private Office.
In March of 2009, Prince Alwaleed received HRH Princess Astrid of Belgium at his office and hosted a luncheon in honor of the Princess at Kingdom Tower.