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  •  Ratchathamviriyaram 1 Buddhist Temple organized a Songkran festival to celebrate the traditional
    Ratchathamviriyaram 1 Buddhist Temple organized a Songkran festival to celebrate the traditional New
    On 23 April 2017, Ratchathamviriyaram 1 Buddhist Temple organized a Songkran festival to celebrate the traditional Thai New Year with the Thai community in Ottawa and neighboring areas. The ceremony was presided over by His Excellency Mr. Vijavat Isarabhakdi, Ambassador of Thailand to Canada, along with Mrs. Wannipa Isarabhakdi.
    Apr 28, 2017
  •  the Royal Thai Embassy has the honour to welcome a delegation from the Office of the Ombudsman of Thailand, led by General Viddhavat Rajatanun
    the Royal Thai Embassy has the honour to welcome a delegation from the Office of the Ombudsman of Thailand, led by General Viddhavat Rajatanun New
    From 22-25 April 2017, the Royal Thai Embassy has the honour to welcome a delegation from the Office of the Ombudsman of Thailand, led by General Viddhavat Rajatanun, Ombudsman, and Mr. Raksagecha Chaechai. The delegation met with Mr. Adam Bodnar, Ombudsman of Poland and Professor Miroslaw Wawrzykowski of the Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Warsaw to learn about the role of Ombudsman and the check and balance system in Poland.
    Apr 28, 2017
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Finland attended the dinner for the diplomatic corps  hosted by the President of Finland
    Ambassador of Thailand to Finland attended the dinner for the diplomatic corps hosted by the President of Finland New
    On 25 April 2017, His Excellency Mr. Nopporn Adchariyavanich, Ambassador of Thailand to Finland, and spouse attended the dinner for the diplomatic corps hosted by His Excellency Mr. Sauli Niinistö, President of Finland, at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki.
    Apr 28, 2017
  • Thailand-Poland Parliamentarians Friendship Group visited Poland on 18-23 April 2017
    Thailand-Poland Parliamentarians Friendship Group visited Poland on 18-23 April 2017 New
    The Thailand-Poland Parliamentarians Friendship Group, led by H.E. Khunying Songsuda Yodmani, member of the National Legislative Assembly of Thailand and Chairperson of the Thailand-Poland Parliamentarians Friendship Group, paid a visit to the Republic of Poland on 18-23 April 2017 by the invitation of the Polish-Thai Senate Group. They are warmly received at the airport by H.E. Mr. Waldemar Kraska, Senator and Chairman of the Polish-Thai Senate Group, who hosted a welcoming dinner for them on 19 April 2017 and also chaired a bilateral meeting between the Friendship Groups of the two countries on the same day. During the visit, the delegation had an opportunity to pay courtesy calls on (1) H.E. Mr. Stanislaw Karczewski, Marshal of the Senate, (2) H.E. Mrs. Malgorzata Kidawa-Blonska, Deputy Marshal of the Sejm (3) H.E. Mrs. Joanna Wronecka, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and (4) H.E. Mr. Dawid Lasek, Deputy Minister of Sports and Tourism. During these meetings, the delegation briefed the Polish sides about the current political situation in Thailand and the government’s adherence to the Roadmap for the general election and a more sustainable democracy in Thailand. Among other topics of discussion included the bilateral relation and cooperation which dated back to the royal visit to Europe of His Majesty King Chulalongkorn (King Rama V) in 1897 and has continuously grown since the establishment of the Diplomatic Relations in 1972, of which this year marks the 45th Anniversary. Also, both sides exchanged views on ways and opportunities to strengthen relations and cooperation between the two countries in various fields of mutual interest such as economics, trade and investment, agriculture, culture, tourism and education.
    Apr 28, 2017
  • Thai Dance Troupe of Ottawa ที่ Ottawa City Hall
    Thai Dance Troupe of Ottawa ที่ Ottawa City Hall New
    On 22 April 2017, His Excellency Mr. Vijavat Isarabhakdi, Ambassador of Thailand to Canada, accompanied by Mrs. Wannipa Isarabhakdi, along with officials of the Royal Thai Embassy in Ottawa, participated in the Thai Dance Troupe of Ottawa's Thai New Year 2017 event at the Ottawa City Hall, held in commemoration of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej and to mark Canada’s 150th anniversary, which coincides with the 30th anniversary of the Thai Dance Troupe of Ottawa.
    Apr 26, 2017
  • United Arab Emirates co-hosted a Buddhist merit making ceremony  to  celebrate Songkran Festival
    United Arab Emirates co-hosted a Buddhist merit making ceremony to celebrate Songkran Festival New
    On Friday 21 April 2017, the Royal Thai Embassy in Abu Dhabi and the Royal Thai Consulate General in Dubai, United Arab Emirates co-hosted a Buddhist merit making ceremony to celebrate Songkran Festival which was presided over by H.E. Mr Komate Kamalanavin, Ambassador of Thailand to the UAE. The Buddhist ceremony was conducted by Than Chao Khun Phraphawanathammaphinan, Abbot of Wat Na Luang in Udon Thani province comprising of four monks and was attended by Mr Rangsan Srimangkorn, Acting Consul-General, Mr Poonsak Pramong, Minister Counsellor (Labour), Mr Gridiwong Siddhichai , Representative of Thai Trade Center Dubai Office as well as diplomats and staff from Royal Thai Embassy in Abu Dhabi and Royal Thai Consulate General in Dubai and over 300 Thais and foreigners living in the United Arab Emirates.
    Apr 26, 2017
  • Spring Flora Olomouc and the ‘Thai Pavilion’
    Spring Flora Olomouc and the ‘Thai Pavilion’ New
    The Royal Thai Embassy proudly took part in the Flora Olomouc International Horticultural Exhibition, held from 20 to 23 April 2017 in Olomouc. The Embassy actively supported the Exhibition in organizing the Thai Pavilion and Thai exhibition area.
    Apr 25, 2017
  • Thai Hafiz participated in the 24th Universal Glorious Qur’an Competition 2017/1438 in Cairo, the Arab Republic of Egypt
    Thai Hafiz participated in the 24th Universal Glorious Qur’an Competition 2017/1438 in Cairo, the Arab Republic of Egypt New
    During 8 - 12 April 2017, the Muslim Association of Al-Qur’an Reader of Thailand under the patronage of Sheikhul Islam of Thailand, with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, attended the 24th Universal Glorious Qur’an Competition in Cairo, Egypt, together with Mr. Muhammadfikri Sama, the Thai representative to the said competition.
    Apr 25, 2017
  • A Special Lecture on Thailand: A Strategic Country in ASEAN by H.E. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain at Comillas University in Madrid
    A Special Lecture on Thailand: A Strategic Country in ASEAN by H.E. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain at Comillas University in Madrid New
    On 21 April 2017, H.E. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain gave a special lecture on "Thailand: A strategic country in ASEAN" to students of Business Administration and International Relations, Comillas University, with an aim to raise awareness about Thailand and ASEAN among the new generation of Spain. The lecture was attended by Assistant Professor Javier Gil Perez from Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and 75 Spanish students. It was well received and the students were very interactive.
    Apr 25, 2017
  • Thailand was among the nations to inaugurate the Conference hosted by Indonesia 62 years ago
    Thailand was among the nations to inaugurate the Conference hosted by Indonesia 62 years ago New
    On 18 April, 2017, Ms. Nitivadee Manitkul, Minister and Deputy Chief of Mission represented Thailand at the Commemoration of the Asian-African Conference 2017 held at Istana Negara. Thailand was among the nations to inaugurate the Conference hosted by Indonesia 62 years ago. In 2015, the Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand also attended the Summit when Indonesia again hosted it to mark its 60th Anniversary.
    photo credit: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia
    Apr 21, 2017