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  • Ambassador opened the ASEAN Festival at Lulu Hypermarket
    Ambassador opened the ASEAN Festival at Lulu Hypermarket
    On 18 July 2018, H.E. Mr. Dusit Manapan, Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait joined other ASEAN Ambassadors in Kuwait at the opening ceremony of the ASEAN Festival organised by Lulu Hypermarket. The Festival has been showcasing fresh and processed food, fruits as well as varieties of products from ASEAN countries. It does not only help promote ASEAN products but also raise the locals’ awareness of ASEAN’s presence. Lulu which controls 32 per cent of the market of the consumer goods and products in the Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA) region has been importing a lot of goods from ASEAN countries, especially Thailand.
    Aug 02, 2018
  • The 6th ASEAN Committee Bowling Tournament
    The 6th ASEAN Committee Bowling Tournament
    On 21 July 2018, Thailand as current Chair of the ASEAN Committee (ACK) in Kuwait organised the 6th Bowling Tournament at The Bowl Room, 360 Mall. The event was one of the annual sport games organised by ACK. Besides the members of the ASEAN countries, ACK dialogue partners; Japan and the Republic of Korea also participated in the tournament. Not only that this activity helps to strengthen the relationship among ASEAN member countries and between ASEAN with dialogue partners, it also helps to establish the strong tie of ASEAN community in the host country.
    Aug 02, 2018
  • The Royal Thai Consulate-General in Osaka supported the 46th Japan Nationwide Kimono Dressing Contest of Nihonwasougakuen
    The Royal Thai Consulate-General in Osaka supported the 46th Japan Nationwide Kimono Dressing Contest of Nihonwasougakuen
    On 29 July 2018, Consul-General Munin Paniswasdi attended and delivered the opening remarks at the 46th Japan Nationwide Kimono Dressing Contest of Nihonwasougakuen held at Hotel New Otani Osaka. Ms. Naomi Asano, representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan and Ms. Saratwadee Asasupakit, Director of Tourism Authority of Thailand, Osaka Office, were among about 300 guests who attended the event.
    Aug 01, 2018
  • Charge d’ Affaires of the Royal Thai Embassy attended the closing ceremony of the International Chemistry Olympiad.
    Charge d’ Affaires of the Royal Thai Embassy attended the closing ceremony of the International Chemistry Olympiad.
    On 28 July 2018, Mr. Jak Sangchai, Charge d’ Affaires of the Royal Thai Embassy, attended the Closing Ceremony of the 50th International Chemistry Olympiad at Rudolfinum, Prague. The competition was held during 19 – 29 July 2018 in Bratislava, Slovak Republic, and Prague, Czech Republic. It is an international competition for the most talented high school students in chemistry, representing 76 countries including Thailand.
    Aug 01, 2018
  • Ambassador chaired the ASEAN Committee in Kuwait meeting
    Ambassador chaired the ASEAN Committee in Kuwait meeting
    On 18 July 2018, H.E. Dusit Manapan, Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait, as current Chair of the ASEAN Committee (ACK) in Kuwait chaired a joint meeting of ACK Ambassadors and the Working Group at the residence of the Ambassador. The meeting discussed the forthcoming ACK activities planned for the second half of this year, namely; the 6th ACK Bowling Tournament, ASEAN Day celebration, ASEAN seminar and ASEAN family day as well as meetings with the local key personalities. Thailand’s ACK Chair will end in December 2019.
    Aug 01, 2018
  •  Ambassador of Thailand hosted the reception for Mr. Uzi Hanuni, CEO of the Maxtech Networks Company and his team at the Ambassador’s Residence
    Ambassador of Thailand hosted the reception for Mr. Uzi Hanuni, CEO of the Maxtech Networks Company and his team at the Ambassador’s Residence
    On 22nd 2018, H.E. Ambassador of Thailand, H.E Ms. Penprapa Vongkovit hosted the reception for Mr. Uzi Hanuni, CEO of the Maxtech Networks Company and his team at the Ambassador’s Residence to express appreciation to the Mr. Hanuni and the Company for providing emergency radio and expert from Israel to assist the rescue mission of 13 members of Moo Pa (Wild Boar) Academy youth football club out of Tam Laung Cave, Mae Sai, Chieng Rai province since 25 June 2018.
    Jul 26, 2018
  • Thai delegation led by Prajin Juntong, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Justice of Thailand, visit Australia
    Thai delegation led by Prajin Juntong, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Justice of Thailand, visit Australia
    During 16-22 July 2018, H.E. ACM Prajin Juntong, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Justice of Thailand and his team visited Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney. H.E. ACM Prajin Juntong along with senior officials met the Honorable Greg Hunt MP, Minister for Health and Aged Care and the Honorable Peter Dutton MP, Minister for Home Affairs and Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, to discuss ways to enhance their cooperation on anti-narcotic policy and preventive measures. The Thai side also took the opportunity to thank the Australian Government for its kind assistance in the rescue efforts of the Thai Youth soccer team who were trapped inside Tham Luang cave in Chiang-Rai.
    Jul 24, 2018
  • ML Suparat Devakula, Special Envoy of Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand shared Thailand’s vision towards sustainable and resilient societies in at the General Debate  of the ECOSOC Ministerial Meeting during the 2018 High-level political forum on sustainable development (HLPF) on 17 July 2018, United Nations Headquarters, New York
    ML Suparat Devakula, Special Envoy of Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand shared Thailand’s vision towards sustainable and resilient societies in at the General Debate of the ECOSOC Ministerial Meeting during the 2018 High-level political forum on sustainable development (HLPF) on 17 July 2018, United Nations Headquarters, New York
    ML Suparat Devakula, Special Envoy of Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand, shared Thailand’s vision towards sustainable and resilient societies at the General Debate of the ECOSOC Ministerial Meeting during the 2018 High-level political forum on sustainable development (HLPF) on 17 July 2018, United Nations Headquarters, New York.
    Jul 19, 2018
  • Thai Festival 2018 at Kungsträdgården
    Thai Festival 2018 at Kungsträdgården
    On 13-14 July 2018, the Royal Thai Embassy in Stockholm together with Team Thailand in Sweden organized the Thai Festival 2018 with the objectives to promote Thailand in all aspects.
    Jul 18, 2018
  • Deepest gratitude and heartfelt condolences from Thailand to Dr. Richard Harris and Australia
    Deepest gratitude and heartfelt condolences from Thailand to Dr. Richard Harris and Australia
    On 12 July 2018, General Prayut Chan-o-cha, Prime Minister of Thailand sent a letter to Dr. Richard Harris, the renowned anaesthetist and expert diver who played an important role in assisting the boys and their coach out of the cave safely in Chiangrai Province, Thailand. According to the letter, General Prayut extended to Dr. Harris, on behalf of the Royal Thai Government and the people of Thailand, the most heartfelt condolences upon the passing of his father. The Prime Minister also expressed deepest gratitude to him for his selfless contribution to the rescue mission. Dr. Harris’ role in planning a safe rescue, was pivotal the success of this complex mission, and his efforts have touched the hearts of people around the world, and will always be remembered by the Royal Thai Government and people of Thailand, said the Prime Minister.
    Jul 17, 2018