Royal welcome for Mexico’s President Peña Nieto

Mexican president, Enrique Peña Nieto, arrived in London yesterday to a traditional British royal welcome.

The purpose of the royal visit is to attend the “Mexico Day” business forum at Mansion House where Peña Nieto will deliver a speech on investment opportunities in Mexico.

While visiting the capital city he will stay two nights at Buckingham Palace and attend several functions including a UK-Mexico business leader’s breakfast at Buckingham Palace as well as meetings with Deputy Prime Minister, The Rt. Hon. Nick Clegg MP, Prime Minister, The Rt Hon David Cameron MP at No.10 Downing Street and Leader of the Opposition, The Rt Hon Ed Miliband, MP.

The royal visit will also include the Mexican president and his wife, Angélica Rivera de Peña, attending a state banquet hosted by Her Majesty The Queen and Banquet at Guildhall given by The Lord Mayor and City of London Corporation with the presence of The Duke and Duchess of Gloucester.

After bidding farewell to The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh at Buckingham Palace he will then travel to Aberdeen, Scotland to meet The Rt. Hon. Alistair Carmichael, MP, Secretary of State for Scotland to attend a signing of Memoranda of Understanding on Collaboration in the Energy Sector. Their group will then head off to a reception with representatives from the UK Oil and Gas Sector.

The visit is set from March 3 to 5, 2015.