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  • The Royal Kathin Ceremony  at Kyaung Htai Phone Gyi Thin Dan Kyaung,  Mandalay, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar
    The Royal Kathin Ceremony at Kyaung Htai Phone Gyi Thin Dan Kyaung, Mandalay, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar New
    On 11 October 2017, H. E. Mr. Tej Bunnag, Assistant Secretary General for Administration of the Thai Red Cross Society, presided over the Kathin Ceremony, which had been graciously granted by His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun, to the congregation of Buddhist monks at Kyaung Htai Phone Gyi Thin Dan Kyaung, Mandalay, Republic of the Union of Myanmar. The Myanmar side was led by Dr. Zaw Myint Maung, Chief Minister of Mandalay Region. Other high-ranking officials included H. E. Dr. Ye Lwin, Mayor of Mandalay City, H. E. U Myat Thu, Minister for Finance and Planning, H. E. U Aung Win, Attorney General, H. E. Dr. Soe Than, Minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation, H. E. U Myo Thit, Minister for Natural Resources Conservation, H. E. U Sai Kyaw Zaw, Minister for Shan Ethnic Affairs, H. E. Dr. Khin Maung Htwe, Vice Speaker of Mandalay Hluttaw (House of Representatives) and U Kyaw Min, First Vice President, Mandalay Region Chambers of Commerce and Industry. Also present at the ceremony were H. E. Mr. Jakr Boon-Long, Ambassador of Thailand to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and spouse, along with members of the Team Thailand in Myanmar as well as over 250 Thai and Myanmar residents in Mandalay.
    Oct 18, 2017
  • Consul-General Munin Paniswasdi Attended the Thailand-Japan Culture Fair in Kyoto
    Consul-General Munin Paniswasdi Attended the Thailand-Japan Culture Fair in Kyoto New
    On 8 October 2017, Consul-General Munin Paniswasdi attended and delivered his opening remarks at the 2nd Thailand-Japan Culture Fair in Kyoto organized by Japan-Thailand Educational Exchange Society (JTEES) at Kyoto International Community House. Main objectives of the Thailand-Japan Culture Fair in Kyoto are to strengthen Thailand-Japan relations through cultural exchange activities and to join in celebrating the 130th Anniversary of Thailand-Japan Diplomatic Relations. Mr. Shuichi Yamauchi, Vice Governor of Kyoto Prefecture, also attended the event. This year, Thailand-Japan Culture Fair in Kyoto received around 20,000 attendees.
    Oct 16, 2017
  • Ambassador of Thailand join the trip to Lublin organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Poland on 6-8 October 2017
  • Annual Katina Ceremony at the Thai Temple in Prague (Wat Dhammakittiwong)
    Annual Katina Ceremony at the Thai Temple in Prague (Wat Dhammakittiwong) New
    On 11 October 2017 the Thai Temple in Prague (Wat Dhammakittiwong) held the annual Kathina Ceremony at the temple which was conducted by 15 Thai monks who currently reside in the Czech Republic, Germany and Austria, led by Pra Bhodhikhunvites, the abbot of the Thai Temple in Prague (Wat Dhammakittiwong)
    Oct 12, 2017
  • A new cooperation between Thailand and Brazil  on Fashion and Creative Design
    A new cooperation between Thailand and Brazil on Fashion and Creative Design New
    During 22 – 28 September 2017, H.E. Mr. Surasak Suparat, Ambassador of Thailand to Brazil, led the top Brazilian designers to Thailand under the project “Thailand – Brazil Cooperation on Fashion and Creative Industry for Brazilian Fashion Designers”.
    Oct 12, 2017
  • Consul-General Munin Paniswasdi Attended the Reception of the Sakai-ASEAN Week 2017
    Consul-General Munin Paniswasdi Attended the Reception of the Sakai-ASEAN Week 2017 New
    On 2 October 2017, Consul-General Munin Paniswasdi attended the Reception of the 9th Sakai-ASEAN Week 2017 presided by Mr. Osamu Takeyama, Mayor of Sakai City, at Agora Regency Sakai Hotel. The Reception was attended by around 150 invited guests including representatives of the local government and private sector, members of the Kansai Consular Corps from ASEAN countries, teachers and students from ASEAN countries, including Thailand, who were invited to participate in activities during the Sakai-ASEAN Week 2017.
    Oct 11, 2017
  •  “ASEAN Night” with the ASEAN Committee in Kuwait – ACK at Jumeirah Mesillah Hotel
    “ASEAN Night” with the ASEAN Committee in Kuwait – ACK at Jumeirah Mesillah Hotel New
    On 27 September 2017, the Royal Thai Embassy co-hosted “ASEAN Night” with the ASEAN Committee in Kuwait – ACK at Jumeirah Mesillah Hotel, Kuwait, to celebrate the 50th year anniversary of the foundation of ASEAN. H.E. Khaled Sulaiman Al-Jarallah, Deputy Foreign Minister of the State of Kuwait, as the Guest of Honour, delivered a speech emphasizing the strong relationship between ASEAN and the GCC. The event featured DVD presentation on ASEAN, the visit to ASEAN booths, where ASEAN cultural and tourism materials were displayed and exhibited, ASEAN Embassies’ cultural performances and showcase of ASEAN traditional costumes. Apart from local food, each ASEAN member countries served the guests with traditional food and for Thailand, Prawn Tom Yum and Pad Thai were a big hit. There were around 400 guests attended the event, among them were diplomatic corps, high ranking officials from Kuwait and private sectors.
    Oct 11, 2017
  • Thai Ambassador hosts networking luncheon for ASEAN Brussels Committee and the EU-ASEAN Business Council
    Thai Ambassador hosts networking luncheon for ASEAN Brussels Committee and the EU-ASEAN Business Council
    On 3 October 2017, H.E. Mr. Manasvi Srisodapol, Ambassador of Thailand to Belgium, Luxembourg and the European Union, hosted an ABC (ASEAN Brussels Committee) luncheon with the delegation from EU-ASEAN Business Council, during their visit to Brussels to enhance engagement between the EU and ASEAN.
    Oct 06, 2017
  • Exploring Economic Potentials of Foz do Iguaçu
    Exploring Economic Potentials of Foz do Iguaçu
    During 30 September – 2 October 2017, the Royal Thai Embassy in Brasília arranged a roadshow trip to Foz do Iguaçu, State of Paraná, to explore the city’s economic potential. Foz do Iguaçu is one of Brazil's most-visited tourist destinations located on the border of Brazil, Argentina, and Paraguay.
    Oct 06, 2017
  • The Royal Thai Embassy organized a farewell party in honour of His Excellency Mr. Vijavat Isarabhakdi and Mrs. Wannipa Isarabhakdi
    The Royal Thai Embassy organized a farewell party in honour of His Excellency Mr. Vijavat Isarabhakdi and Mrs. Wannipa Isarabhakdi
    The Royal Thai Embassy organized a farewell party in honour of His Excellency Mr. Vijavat Isarabhakdi and Mrs. Wannipa Isarabhakdi on occasion of the completion of term as Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand to Canada as well as retiring from the Foreign services. The Embassy’s officials and staff joined in to express their sincere appreciation and gratitude to the Ambassador for his long services and remarkable contributions to the country.
    Oct 06, 2017