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  • Thailand National Blind Football Team playing in the IBAS Football World Championships 2018 in Spain
    Thailand National Blind Football Team playing in the IBAS Football World Championships 2018 in Spain
    On 7 June 2018, H.E. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain together with Mr. Suthon Jitman, President of the Sports Association for the Blind of Thailand, Team Thailand's officials and Thai community in Madrid attended an opening ceremony of the IBAS Football World Championships 2018 and cheered the 1st opening match between Thailand and Spain National Blind Football Teams at Sagrado Corazon School´s football field in Madrid, Spain. It was such an exciting and lively game. Thai team played with high professional skill. Spain won with score 2:1. Spain scored 2 goals from penalties. After this, Thailand will have the matches with Turkey and Morocco on 10 and 12 respectively.
    Jun 11, 2018
  • The Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding Concerning | Country Programme Between the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and  the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) 31 May 2018 at Paris, France
    The Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding Concerning | Country Programme Between the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) 31 May 2018 at Paris, France
    On 31 May 2018, H.E. Mr. Kobsak Pootrakool, Minister Attached to the Prime Minister’s Office and H.E. Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) concerning Country Programme (CP) between the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and the OECD. The signing took place during the Meeting of the OECD Council at Ministerial Level (MCM) on 30 - 31 May 2018 at Paris, which Minister Kobsak also attended.
    Jun 11, 2018
  • Thai Ambassador to Sweden attended the Inauguration of the Swedish Memorial for those affected by Tsunami 2004 at Djurgården, Stockholm
    Thai Ambassador to Sweden attended the Inauguration of the Swedish Memorial for those affected by Tsunami 2004 at Djurgården, Stockholm
    On Tuesday 5 June 2018, H.E. Mr. Soonthorn Chaiyindeepum, Ambassador of Thailand to Sweden attended the Inauguration of the Swedish Memorial for those affected by Tsunami 2004 organized by the National Property Board of Sweden at Djurgården in Stockholm. On this occasion, Their King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden accompanied by H.R.H. Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden, as well as representatives of Swedish Government including Mr. Stefan Löven, Prime Minister of Sweden, Ms. Lena Hallengren, Minister for Child, the Eldery and Gender Equality, representatives for those affected by Tsunami 2004, and over 900 of friends and families attended the said ceremony.
    Jun 08, 2018
  • Thai Community Day at the Victoria Botanical Gardens
    Thai Community Day at the Victoria Botanical Gardens
    On June 3, 2018, the Royal Thai Embassy in Nairobi and the Royal Thai Honorary Consulate in Victoria together with the Thai people in Seychelles organized the Thai Community Day at the Victoria Botanical Gardens. More than 100 Thais and Seychelles attended.
    Jun 08, 2018
  • Africa Day 2018
    Africa Day 2018
    On 31 May 2018, H.E. Mr. Don Pramudwinai, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand and Mr. Jesda Katavetin, Director-General of the Department of South Asian, Middle East and African Affairs attended Africa Day 2018 hosted by African Embassies in Thailand; Morocco, Kenya, Egypt, Libya, Nigeria, South Africa and the Sudan, at Anantara Siam hotel, Bangkok.
    Jun 06, 2018
  • Tiger Balm Singapore Boccia Open 2018
    Tiger Balm Singapore Boccia Open 2018
    On 30 May 2018, H.E. Mr. Manopchai Vongphakdi, Ambassador-Designate of Thailand to Singapore attended an Opening Ceremony for Tiger Balm Singapore Boccia Open 2018 where athletes from Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia and South Korea are competing in this tournament.
    Jun 06, 2018
  • The Royal Thai Consulate - General hosts IFTAR reception in Dubai
    The Royal Thai Consulate - General hosts IFTAR reception in Dubai
    The Royal Thai Consulate-General in Dubai, Tourism Authority of Thailand, Dubai office and Thai Airways International Public Company Limited, Dubai office jointly hosted an IFTAR reception on 28 May 2018 during 19.00 - 21.00 hrs, at Tong Thai Restaurant, JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai. The purpose of this event was to celebrate the holy month of Ramadan and strengthen its existing relations between Thai authorities, Dubai offices and local authorities concerned.
    Jun 04, 2018
  • Mobile Consular Services to Gua Musang
    Mobile Consular Services to Gua Musang
    On 11-12 May 2018, the Deputy Consul-General, Acting Consul-General to Kota Bharu leaded the Royal Thai Consulate-General’s Mobile Consular Services Team to Gua Musang in order to provide necessary consular services as well as to visit the Thai community in Gua Musang, the State of Kelantan. During this annual activity which was organised at the Kamarul Tom Yum restaurant, Pulai Sub-district, Gua Musang, The Royal Thai Consulate-General’s Mobile Consular Services Team provided consular services namely passport issuance, civil registration along with consular consultations. The Royal Thai Consulate-General was satisfied that the Thai nationals in Gua Musang were actively participating in the activity.
    Jun 04, 2018
  • Royal Thai Embassy donate ๕๕,๐๐๐ ZAR to Mercy House
    Royal Thai Embassy donate ๕๕,๐๐๐ ZAR to Mercy House
    On 31 May 2018, Mr.Paisit Boonparlit, Charge d’ affaires of the Royal Thai Embassy in Pretoria, handed over a donation of 55,000 Rands or equivalent to 143,698.50 Thai Bahts to Mercy House through Sister Colleen Wilkinson, the Director, and Sister Mary Mmushi, the Assistant Director at the organization. The donation is part of the celebrations of the 25 year Anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Thailand and South Africa in 2018 as well as to commemorate the centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela. This donation is also part of the continuous effort by the Royal Thai Embassy in supporting Mercy House’s activities.
    Jun 04, 2018
  • Singapore International Para Cycling Cup 2018
    Singapore International Para Cycling Cup 2018
    On 27 May 2018, H.E. Mr. Manopchai Vongphakdi, Ambassador-Designate of Thailand to Singapore attended a Victory Ceremony for Singapore International Para-cycling Cup 2018 and presented a medal to athletes for Hand Cycling 10.2 KM (6 laps) in which cyclists from Thailand won the Silver and Gold medals. H.E. Manopchai also hosted lunch to congratulate the Thai athletes and staff.
    Jun 04, 2018