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  • Ambassador paid a courtesy call and joined morning tea session with Minister for Foreign Affairs of Australia
  • The Study Visit of Thai Government Executive Officers
    The Study Visit of Thai Government Executive Officers
    On 31 May 2017, Mrs. Airada Luangvilai, Senior Executive Vice President of Electronic Government Agency (Public Organization), led the Thai Government Executive Officers who participated in the “2017 Electronic Government Executives Programme,” to pay a courtesy call on H.E. Mr. Chirachai Punkrasin, Ambassador of Thailand to Australia. After the meeting, the Ambassador and spouse joined the said group at the Boat House Restaurant. The objective of the visit is to learn best practices of Australia on using information technology to carry out government duties.
    Jun 02, 2017
  • National Launch of the 15th Taste of Asia Festival at Parliament Hill
    National Launch of the 15th Taste of Asia Festival at Parliament Hill
    On 31 May 2017, His Excellency Mr. Vijavat Isarabhakdi, Ambassador of Thailand to Canada, attended the National Launch of the 15th Taste of Asia Festival at Parliament Hill, organized by the Federation of Chinese Canadians in Markham (FCCM) and the Association of Progressive Muslims of Canada (APMC).
    Several dignitaries were in attendance at the event, such as MP Arnold Chan, MP Mary Ng, MP Karen McCrimmon, MP Mona Fortier, MP Rodger Cuzner, MP Mark Eyking, MP Salma Zahid, MP Geng Tan, Senator Victor Oh, and Mayor Frank Scarpitti of Markham, in addition to heads of missions from countries such as China, Nepal, and Turkey as well as the Honorary Consul General of the Kingdom of Cambodia in Toronto.
    Jun 02, 2017
  • The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand joined hands with the Royal Thai Embassy in Tokyo and ASEAN-Japan Centre to organize the 50th Anniversary of ASEAN Special Lecture Series by H.E. Dr. Surin Pitsuwan, former Secretary-General of ASEAN and former Minister of Foreign Affairs
    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand joined hands with the Royal Thai Embassy in Tokyo and ASEAN-Japan Centre to organize the 50th Anniversary of ASEAN Special Lecture Series by H.E. Dr. Surin Pitsuwan, former Secretary-General of ASEAN and former Minister of Foreign Affairs
    On 19 May 2017, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand joined hands with the Royal Thai Embassy in Tokyo, and ASEAN-Japan Centre to organize the 50th Anniversary of ASEAN Special Lecture Series titled “Challenges for ASEAN in the Changing Regional and Global Landscape” by H.E. Dr. Surin Pitsuwan, former Secretary-General of ASEAN and former Minister of Foreign Affairs, at Bellesalle Onarimon Hall, Tokyo. The Lecture Series aims to raise awareness about ASEAN among various Japanese sectors, strengthen ASEAN-Japan strategic partnership, and increase the volume of trade and investment and the bonds between peoples of ASEAN and Japan especially in this year which Thailand and Japan is celebrating 130th anniversary of diplomatic relations.
    Jun 01, 2017
  • Deputy Consul-General, attended the 26th Annual Exhibition of Ikebana International Osaka Chapter
    Deputy Consul-General, attended the 26th Annual Exhibition of Ikebana International Osaka Chapter
    On Sunday 28 May 2017, Mrs. Chanida Kamalanavin, Deputy Consul-General, attended the 26th Annual Exhibition of Ikebana International Osaka Chapter at the Osaka International House. The Royal Thai Consulate-General in Osaka participated in 26th Annual Exhibition of Ikebana International Osaka Chapter by exhibiting Thai-style flower arrangement with the theme “130th Anniversary of Thailand-Japan Diplomatic Relations” to introduce the unique art form of traditional Thai flower arrangements.
    May 30, 2017
  • 15th Thai Festival in Osaka
    15th Thai Festival in Osaka
    Over 180,000 local Japanese residents, Thai people in Japan and foreign tourists attended the 15th Thai Festival at Taiyo no Hiroba, Osaka Castle, held during 20-21 May 2017.
    May 30, 2017
  • Youths from United Arab Emirates participate in cultural exchange and  innovative design project in Thailand
    Youths from United Arab Emirates participate in cultural exchange and innovative design project in Thailand
    In connection with the Tourism Authority of Thailand's tourism campaign "LINK (Local experience, Innovation, Networking and Keeping character", youths from United Arab Emirates participated in Thailand Academy 2017, a cultural and academic exchange program during 1-7 May 2017 in Bangkok, Ayutthaya and Samut Songkram,Thailand. Design and media university students and lecturers from United Arab Emirates presented their packaging design of Thai coconut sugar to members of Baan Rim Klong community in Samut Songkhram province where is well known for local lifestyle attached to nature, travelling through canals and live in the changing world with simplicity and sustainability. Local products from this area include handcrafted coconut sugar and Benjarong (Thai porcelain). In exchange, the participants also learned how coconut sugar is made and helped prepare traditional Thai desserts with the locals.
    May 30, 2017
  • The Visit of Thai Ambassador to Cairns, Queensland
    The Visit of Thai Ambassador to Cairns, Queensland
    Mr. Chirachai Punkrasin, Ambassador of Thailand to Australia, together with other Heads of Mission visited Cairns, Queensland during 14-16 May 2017 hosted by the Honourable Julie Bishop, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Australia. The said visit was one of the annual visits organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Australia to provide the opportunity for the Heads of Mission to learn about the potentials, in particular the economic one, in different regions of Australia.
    May 29, 2017
  • Thailand Economic Roadshow in Mexico City and Guadalajara
    Thailand Economic Roadshow in Mexico City and Guadalajara
    The Royal Thai Embassy, in cooperation with the Thai Trade Center in Mexico, Thailand Board of Investment, Los Angeles Office, and the Mexican Business Council for Foreign Trade, Investment and Technology (COMCE), organized the Thailand Economic Roadshow in Mexico City and Guadalajara during 8 - 10 May 2017 to promote trade and investment between Thailand and Mexico.
    May 29, 2017
  • The Royal Thai Embassy in Rabat participated in the Asia Festival
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Rabat participated in the Asia Festival
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Rabat participated in the Asia Festival (Les Journées de la Culture Asiatique) at Médiathèque Center in Rabat on 26 – 29 April 2017. The Festival was hosted by Al Khayzourane Association whose goal is to foster cultural and sportive exchange, especially in Moroccan youths. Apart from the Royal Thai Embassy, the Festival also featured presence of the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia and the Embassy of Malaysia.
    May 29, 2017