The President of the Republic, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, travels to Madrid on Wednesday to participate in the ceremony to award a prize to the King of Spain, during a congress organized by the World Association of Jurists.
Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa and former Spanish Prime Minister Felipe Gonzalez (between 1982 and 1996) give the “praise” of King Philip VI before the World Peace and Freedom Prize was awarded at the end of the second and last morning day of the World Law Congress.
According to the agenda of the Royal House, the kings of Spain offer the Portuguese Head of State a lunch at the official residence, Zarzuela Palace, from 14:15 (13:15 in Lisbon).
In the afternoon, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa participates in the inauguration ceremony of the logistics operations centre of the Portuguese company Luís Simões, in Guadalajara, outside Madrid.
Luís Simões is a transport and logistics company based in the town of Moninhos in the parish of Loures and with operations mainly in the Iberian Peninsula