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  • The 5th Meeting of ASEAN Committee in Brasilia
    The 5th Meeting of ASEAN Committee in Brasilia New
    On 19 September 2017 H.E. Mr. Surasak Suparat, Ambassador of Thailand to Brazil,chaired the 5th Meeting of ASEAN Committee (ACB) in Brasilia at the Royal Thai Embassy, with attendance of Ambassadors, Chargé d’Affaires, and the ACB Working Group of 7 ASEAN member countries in Brasilia, namely Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.
    Sep 21, 2017
  • Bangkok’s Best Street Food: EAT THAI IN PRAGUE Garden Party at the Thai Ambassador’s Residence
    Bangkok’s Best Street Food: EAT THAI IN PRAGUE Garden Party at the Thai Ambassador’s Residence New
    On 11 September 2017, the Royal Thai Embassy in Prague in collaboration with the Tourism Authority of Thailand, Prague Office, and the Thai Trade Office in Prague hosted a Bangkok’s Best Street Food: EAT THAI IN PRAGUE Garden Party at the Thai Ambassador’s Residence. The event was held to promote Thai street food which was recognized by the CNN as Thai dishes that you can’t live without. At the event, the Embassy presented authentic Thai dishes, traditional desserts, herbal drinks including Thai fresh coconut juices. A Thai traditional puppet show from Sakorn Thai Puppet together with paper umbrella painting and wellness corner were also there to entertain all the guests. Before the end of the evening, lucky draw took place to giving away prizes and nice Thai souvenirs to the lucky guests.
    Sep 21, 2017
  • Members of the Thai Students’ Association in Japan under the Royal Patronage (TSAJ) paid a courtesy call on Consul-General Munin Paniswasdi
    Members of the Thai Students’ Association in Japan under the Royal Patronage (TSAJ) paid a courtesy call on Consul-General Munin Paniswasdi New
    On 19 September 2017, Mr. Wasin Kalintha, President of the Thai Students’ Association in Japan under the Royal Patronage (TSAJ) and representatives of TSAJ members paid a courtesy call on Consul-General Munin Paniswasdi to introduce themselves, activities of TSAJ and to strengthen its relations with the Royal Thai Consulate-General in Osaka.
    Sep 20, 2017
  • Ambassador of Thailand to the Kingdom of Belgium and the officials of the Royal Thai Embassy in Brussels participated in networking activities with the Thaismiles VZW and the City of Torhout
    Ambassador of Thailand to the Kingdom of Belgium and the officials of the Royal Thai Embassy in Brussels participated in networking activities with the Thaismiles VZW and the City of Torhout New
    On 9 September 2017, H.E. Mr. Manasvi Srisodapol, Ambassador of Thailand to the Kingdom of Belgium and the officials of the Royal Thai Embassy in Brussels participated in networking activities with the Thaismiles VZW, which is the Belgian non-profit organization, and the City of Torhout (in Flanders Region), where the Thaismiles VZW is located. Thaismiles VZW carries out the education and HIV/AIDS projects in the northeastern part of Thailand and activities to promote Thailand in Belgium such as Songkran Festival and Loy Kratong Festival with the supports of the City of Torhout. The Ambassador and the Embassy officials were welcomed by Mr. Kristof Audenaert, Acting Mayor of Torhout, the Aldermen of Torhout, Mr. Benny Mareel, Chairman of the Thaismiles VZW, members of Thaismiles VZW, and Mr. Luc Metsdagh, Chairman of the Thai-Flemish Information Center in Koekelare (which has been succeeded by the Thaismiles VZW) at the City Hall of Torhout. The Thaismiles VZW also organized for the Ambassador and the Embassy officials to visit a Sala Thai (Thai Pavilion) in Koekelare, which is one of the tourist attraction of the city, built by the Thai-Flemish Friendship Association in 1989, and the Kinnaree statue in one of the public parks in the city, donated by the Tourism Authority of Thailand, as well as hosted lunch for the group.
    Sep 19, 2017
  • Thailand and Kenya celebrates ๕๐th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations
    Thailand and Kenya celebrates ๕๐th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations
    On 7 September 2017, the Royal Thai Embassy in Nairobi and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kenya organized the event to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations between the Republic of Kenya and the Kingdom of Thailand, at the Hall of Kenya, Nairobi National Museum. Ambassador Monica Juma, Principal Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kenya and Mr. Worawoot Pongprapapant, Deputy Director-General of the Department of South Asian, Middle East and African Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand were the co-host of the event. Ambassador Christopher M. Chika, Director of Asia, Australasia and Pacific, Members of the ASEAN Committee in Nairobi, private sector, alumni of the Thailand International Cooperation Agency (TICA) scholarship programmes, and the Thai community also attended the event.
    Sep 15, 2017
  • Consul-General attended the annual charity event of ISSO International Club Kobe
    Consul-General attended the annual charity event of ISSO International Club Kobe
    On 13 September 2017, Consul-General Munin Paniswasdi attended and delivered his opening remarks at the annual charity event of ISSO International Club Kobe at the Kobe Club with around 70 attendees comprising Japanese and foreign members of ISSO International Club Kobe. The Royal Thai Consulate-General supported the event by arranging Thai traditional dance to perform at the event. The profit gained from this charity event will be donated to students in need in remoted areas of Thailand. In his remarks, the Consul-General commended members of the Club for having organized various charitable and cross cultural activities with a goal of building good relations among peoples of the world. As this year marks the 130th Anniversary of Thailand-Japan Diplomatic Relations, such activities organized by the Club also contribute to the enhancement of the existing close ties of friendship between peoples of Thailand and Japan as well as the foreign community in Japan.
    Sep 15, 2017
  • The 4th Destination Thailand Festival
    The 4th Destination Thailand Festival
    On Saturday, 9 September 2017, the Royal Thai Embassy in Ottawa in collaboration with the Thai Trade Centre in Toronto, the Office of Agricultural Affairs in Washington D.C., and the Tourism Authority of Thailand in New York, organized the 4th Destination Thailand festival at Yonge-Dundas Square, with a view to promote Thai culture, trade, agriculture, and tourism in the heart of downtown Toronto.
    Sep 14, 2017
  • Permanent Mission of Thailand to ASEAN and EU Mission to ASEAN co-organised  “ASEAN-EU Anniversary Concert”
    Permanent Mission of Thailand to ASEAN and EU Mission to ASEAN co-organised “ASEAN-EU Anniversary Concert”
    On 12 September 2017, the Permanent Mission of Thailand to ASEAN, together with the EU Mission to ASEAN, co-organised the “ASEAN-EU Anniversary Concert” at Hotel Indonesia Kempinski, Jakarta. The Concert is part of commemorative events of the 40th Anniversary of ASEAN-EU Dialogue Relations, and aims to connect peoples of Southeast Asia and Europe through cultures and music.
    Sep 14, 2017
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Nepal attended the Closing Ceremony of Gunla Dharma Program in Madhyapur Thimi, Pati Bihar
    Ambassador of Thailand to Nepal attended the Closing Ceremony of Gunla Dharma Program in Madhyapur Thimi, Pati Bihar
    On 25 August 2017, H.E. Mr. Bhakavat Tanskul, Ambassador of Thailand to Nepal attended the Closing Ceremony of Gunla Dharma Program at Madhyapur Thimi Municipality, Pati Bihar. More than 100 people including monks, nuns, Mayor of Madhyapur Thimi Municipality and villagers attended the Ceremony which aimed to promote Buddhism in the Municipality and express gratitude towards donors of Dharma Desnaa activities during the past month. Ambassador Tanskul gave a brief remarks congratulating the Madhyapur Thimi people on this special occasion and handed over certificates to the donors. The presence of Ambassador Tanskul at this event led to the deepening of people-to-people diplomacy and strengthened collaboration in Buddhism between Thailand and Nepal.
    Sep 14, 2017
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Brazil on a Roadshow in the State of Goiás
    Ambassador of Thailand to Brazil on a Roadshow in the State of Goiás
    During 31 August – 2 September 2017, H.E. Mr. Surasak Suparat, Ambassador of Thailand to Brazil, together with the Embassy staffs visited the State of Goiás to strengthen and promote trade, investment and tourism opportunities between Thailand and the State of Goiás. During the Thai Ambassador visit, he met with H.E. Mr. Marconi Perilo, the Governor of the State of Goiás, Mr. William O’ Dwyer, the Secretary of State of Industry and Trade of Goiás and the entrepreneurs from the Rubber Association of Goiás and Tocantins. Beside, Thailand Gala Dinner in Goiás was also held to promote Thai foods and ingredients as well as Thai tourism to people in Goiás.
    Sep 13, 2017