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  • ASEAN Committee in Kuwait and Saud N. Al-Sabah Kuwait Diplomatic Institute co-organised a seminar on ASEAN
    ASEAN Committee in Kuwait and Saud N. Al-Sabah Kuwait Diplomatic Institute co-organised a seminar on ASEAN
    On ๑๗ September ๒๐๑๘, ASEAN Committee in Kuwait (ACK) and Saud N. Al-Sabah Kuwait Diplomatic Institute co-organised a seminar on entitled, “Getting to know more about ASEAN : A Community of Opportunities”, at the Crowne Plaza hotel. About ๑๖๕ guests attended the event.
    Oct 18, 2018
  • ACK Chairmanship’s handover ceremony from Indonesia to Thailand
    ACK Chairmanship’s handover ceremony from Indonesia to Thailand
    On 19 September 2018, H.E. Tatang Budie Utama Razak, Ambassador of Indonesia to the State of Kuwait officially handed over the ASEAN Committee in Kuwait (ACK) Chairmanship to H.E. Dusit Manapan, Ambassador of Thailand in the ceremony held at the Embassy of Indonesia in Kuwait. The ACK chairmanship of Thailand began since July 2018 and will last at the end of December 2019.
    Oct 18, 2018
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait gave an interview to Hala Kuwait programme
    Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait gave an interview to Hala Kuwait programme
    On ๑๖ September ๒๐๑๘, H.E. Mr. Dusit Manapan, Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait gave an interview to Hala Kuwait programme. The Ambassador talked about the ASEAN Committee in Kuwait (ACK) seminar, to be held on ๑๗ September ๒๐๑๘ at the Crowne Plaza hotel. The seminar is part of ACK activities, organised to raise awareness and profile of ASEAN in the host country. The interview also included bilateral relations between Thailand and Kuwait and tourism in Thailand. The interview lasted about ๑๕ minutes and was on air on ๑๘ September ๒๐๑๘ on KTV๑.
    Oct 17, 2018
  • Five Leading Thai Fashion Brands Showcase Thai Fashion in “Elegant Thailand Los Angeles Fashion Week 2018”
    Five Leading Thai Fashion Brands Showcase Thai Fashion in “Elegant Thailand Los Angeles Fashion Week 2018”
    On October 8, 2018, the Royal Thai Consulate-General, Los Angeles, Team Thailand of Los Angeles, especially the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), Los Angeles Office, and the Thai Trade Center in Los Angeles, supported by Thai Beverage PCL (Chang Beer), Kasikorn Bank, and Los Angeles Fashion Week organized a Thai fashion show: “Elegant Thailand Los Angeles Fashion Week 2018” at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles. The show consisted of five top fashion brands from Thailand, namely: 1) ISSUE Thailand by Mr. Bhubawit Kritpholnara, 2) Q DESIGN & PLAY by Mr. Praphat Somboonsitti, 3) ICONIC by Mr. Akravuth Pantumwanich, 4) LALALOVE by Ms. Linda Charoenlab, and 5) SARRAN by Mr. Sarran Youkongdee. The event aims to promote Thai fabric and young designers to Los Angeles fashion industry, and Thai culture in accordance with Thailand 4.0 economic policy.
    Oct 17, 2018
  • Mobile Consular Project 2018 in Darjeeling, West Bengal, India
    Mobile Consular Project 2018 in Darjeeling, West Bengal, India
    On 25 September 2018, the Royal Thai Consulate-General in Kolkata’s delegation, led by Ms. Venus Asawapoom, Acting Consul-General, and Mr. Kasemsan Thongsiri, Consul, visited Thai students in Darjeeling, West Bengal, India, under the Mobile Consular Project 2018 initiative. A meeting was organised at St. Joseph’s School North Point, whereby a group of doctor and nurse from Lerdsin Hospital, Ministry of Public Health, Bangkok, were invited to conduct a health check and provide medical advice to 160 Thai students, who are studying in various classes, ranging from Grade 1 to Grade 11, in different international boarding schools across Darjeeling. Thai missionary monks from Thairachaduta 609 Monastery in Darjeeling also took part and granted blessings at the inaugural ceremony. And the Royal Thai Consulate’s representatives also gave lecture about Thailand-India relations to the Thai students.
    Oct 17, 2018
  • The Royal Thai Consulate-General in Osaka supported Thailand women’s national volleyball team in the second round of the Women’s World Championship Japan ๒๐๑๘ in Osaka, Japan
    The Royal Thai Consulate-General in Osaka supported Thailand women’s national volleyball team in the second round of the Women’s World Championship Japan ๒๐๑๘ in Osaka, Japan
    On ๑๑ October ๒๐๑๘, Mr. Naruchai Ninnad, Acting Consul-General of Thailand in Osaka, hosted a dinner in honour of Thailand women’s national volleyball team who competed in the ๒nd round of the Women’s World Championship Japan ๒๐๑๘ in Osaka, Japan during ๗ - ๑๑ October ๒๐๑๘.
    Oct 17, 2018
  • Deputy Foreign Minister officially launched a publication entitled  “Mapping South-South Cooperation in ASEAN”
    Deputy Foreign Minister officially launched a publication entitled “Mapping South-South Cooperation in ASEAN”
    On 27 September 2018, H.E. Mr. Virasakdi Futrakul, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand, H.E. Mr. Jorge Chediek, Envoy of the UN Secretary-General on South-South Cooperation, and Director of the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and H.E. Dato Lim Jock Hoi, Secretary-General of ASEAN, officially launched a publication entitled “Mapping South-South Cooperation in ASEAN” at the UN Headquarters in New York. The event was attended by representatives from ASEAN Member States, Dialogue Partners and Sectoral Dialogue Partners, UN agencies as well as the Pacific Islands Development Forum Secretariat.
    Oct 11, 2018
  • The launching of “A Journey through Thailand : Land of Unforgettable Experience” photo exhibition and photobook
  • ASEAN Head of Mission met with Foreign Minister of Australia
    ASEAN Head of Mission met with Foreign Minister of Australia
    ASEAN Heads of Missions in Canberra including C.D.A. Thippawan Supamitkitja and Ambassador of Timor-Lesté, as Dean of the Diplomatic Corp. met with Foreign Minister Senator the Hon Marise Payne at the Parliament House on ๑๗ September ๒๐๑๘. On this occasion, FM Payne said “I am familiar with and very committed to the Australia-ASEAN relationship and will take every opportunity to work together for security and prosperity in the region.” She will step up to increase her engagement and her activities with all of ASEAN Ambassadors and ASEAN countries. ASEAN Heads of Missions was the first grouping to meet with FM Payne after she took up the office as Foreign Minister.
    Oct 09, 2018
  • Amazing Thai Taste in Kolkata 2018
    Amazing Thai Taste in Kolkata 2018
    On 13 and 14 September 2018, the Royal Thai Consulate-General, Kolkata, in collaboration with the Office of the Commercial Affairs in New Delhi, and Thai Airways International PCL Kolkata, organised the “Amazing Thai Taste in Kolkata 2018” at The LaLiT Great Eastern, hospitality partner.
    Oct 09, 2018