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  • The Celebration of the 50th ASEAN Day
    The Celebration of the 50th ASEAN Day
    On 29 August 2017 H.E. Mr. Surasak Suparat, Ambassador of Thailand to Brazil, Chairman of ASEAN Committee in Brasilia (ACB), held a reception to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of ASEAN Day at the Thai Residence, with attendance of H.E. Mr. Marcos Bezerra Abott Galvão, Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Brazil,as the guest of honour, as well as the diplomatic corps of ASEAN Member Countries and ASEAN dialogue partners, and representatives of Brazilian Government agencies.
    Aug 31, 2017
  • Thai students on the internship programme at Massey University met  with H.E. Ambassador of Thailand to New Zealand
    Thai students on the internship programme at Massey University met with H.E. Ambassador of Thailand to New Zealand
    On 20th July 2017, five students from Faculty of Engineering, MahasarakramUniversity, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University and Faculty of Agro-industry, Kasetsart University come to do internship on Food Science and Technology at Massey University, Palmerston North met H.E. Mr. Maris Sangiampongsa Thai Ambassador at Royal Thai Embassy, Wellington. These students undergo two months of internship programme with Massey University, therefore the Ambassador would like to learn about the internship programme. In this programme, Massey University assigns different projects for each student to study. Furthermore, the students had been on a field trip and learned from New Zealand Fonterra dairy company. Ambassador also encouraged the students to apply the knowledge they gain to improve Thai food businesses and industries in the future.
    Aug 29, 2017
  • “Thailand-Denmark Collaboration on Water Resource Management”
    “Thailand-Denmark Collaboration on Water Resource Management”
    During 21-24 August 2017, the Royal Thai Embassy in Copenhagen in collaboration with Hydro and Aqua Informatics Institute (HAII), Ministry of Science and Technology of the Kingdom of Thailand, organized a seminar entitled “Thailand-Denmark Collaboration on Water Resource Management.” Speakers with expertise in water resource management were invited from DHI Group (DHI – Institute for water and environment) from Denmark. The seminar consisted of lectures, group discussions and study visits, which provided opportunities for Thai experts to learn new techniques and exchange experiences with Danish experts in water resource management, particularly in seeking solutions to prevent flooding and manage waste water. Moreover, the said seminar could lead to future cooperation in other areas of water management between Thailand and Denmark.
    Aug 29, 2017
  • Thai Festival 2017, Abu Dhabi
    Thai Festival 2017, Abu Dhabi
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Abu Dhabi, in collaboration with the Royal Thai Consulate General in Dubai, Tourism Authority of Thailand in Dubai and Thai International Airways, organized the Thai Festival 2017, under the theme of “Unique Thai Local Experience: Thai Floating Market” on Friday 25th and Saturday 26th August 2017 at Yas Mall, Abu Dhabi.
    Aug 29, 2017
  • The First Thai Festival in Brazil
    The First Thai Festival in Brazil
    On 20 August 2017 the Royal Thai Embassy in Brasilia, in association with the Tourism Authority of Thailand, Thai Trade Center and the Cultural Advisory of the Legislative Assembly of the State of São Paulo, organized “Festival da Tailândia”, the very first Thai Festival in Brazil. The event introduced all aspects of Thailand, including Thai traditional dance and boxing, Thai food, Thai products, Thai massage and Thai tourism. Moreover, the Emirates Airlines provided a free economy-class round trip ticket to Thailand for a lucky draw at the event.
    Aug 28, 2017
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Brazil called on  H.E. Mr. Blairo Maggi, Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply of Brazil
    Ambassador of Thailand to Brazil called on H.E. Mr. Blairo Maggi, Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply of Brazil
    On 23 August 2017, H.E. Mr. Surasak Suparat, Ambassador of Thailand to Brazil, paid a courtesy call on H.E. Mr. Blairo Maggi, Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply of Brazil. During the call, the two sides discussed on promotion of agricultural cooperation between the two countries, the conclusion of Memorandum Understanding (MoU) on Agricultural Cooperation between Thailand and Brazil, the issue of tariffs reduction of agricultural produces in order to increase more trade, the idea of bringing some Thai fruits for exhibition and tasting in Brazil.
    Aug 28, 2017
  • The Royal Thai Embassy in Kathmandu organized a congratulatory signing ceremony as a tribute to Her Majesty the Queen Sirikit of the Ninth Reign on the occasion of 85th birthday anniversary of Her Majesty on 12 August 2017.
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Kathmandu organized a congratulatory signing ceremony as a tribute to Her Majesty the Queen Sirikit of the Ninth Reign on the occasion of 85th birthday anniversary of Her Majesty on 12 August 2017.
    On 12 August 2017, the Royal Thai Embassy in Kathmandu organized a congratulatory signing ceremony at the Embassy as a tribute to Her Majesty the Queen Sirikit on the occasion of 85th birthday anniversary of Her Majesty. At 09.15 hrs., H.E. Mr. Bhakavat Tanskul, Ambassador of Thailand to Nepal led the officials from the Royal Thai Embassy, Team Thailand and spouse, Thai people in Kathmandu as well as officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, participating in the 15th BIMSTEC Ministerial Meeting, in total 17 people to sign their well wishes for Her Majesty. At 09.30 hrs., Ambassador Tanskul delivered congratulatory speech and led all Thai participants in singing the royal anthem of Thailand (Sansoen Phra Barami). The ceremony ended at 10.00 hrs.
    Aug 28, 2017
  • ASEAN Family Day 2017 in Stockholm
    ASEAN Family Day 2017 in Stockholm
    On Sunday 20 August 2017 H.E. Mr. Kiattikhun Chartprasert, Ambassador of Thailand to Sweden and spouse, along with 40 participants including the Royal Thai Embassy’s officers and staffs with their families, representative from Team Thailand office and Thai community in Stockholm attended the ASEAN Family Day 2017. The event was jointly organized by the ASEAN Embassies in Sweden namely Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, and the Philippines’ Trade and Investment Promotion Office for the Nordic countries at Haga Park in Solna. Over 200 participants joined the said event.
    Aug 24, 2017
  • Reception to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
    Reception to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
    On 8 August 2017, Mr. Chirachai Punkrasin, Ambassador of Thailand to Australia and spouse attended a reception to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) at the Government House in Canberra. The said event was hosted by His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) and Lady Cosgrove. Mr Kuong Koy, Ambassador of Cambodia delivered the opening speech as Chair of the ASEAN Committee in Canberra. Participants included representatives from ASEAN Member States, members of the diplomatic corps, representatives of government and private sectors, academics and leading business people in Australia, including Mrs. Julie Bishop, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Australia and Senator Penny Wong, Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs.
    Aug 24, 2017
  • ASEAN Committee in Ottawa (ACO)
    ASEAN Committee in Ottawa (ACO)
    On 11 August 2017, His Excellency Mr. Vijavat Isarabhakdi, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand to Canada, joined the ASEAN Heads of Mission in Ottawa, representatives of Global Affairs Canada led by Mr. Ian Burchett, Director-General, South East Asia, and other Canadian institutions, along with colleagues and family members, at the ASEAN Committee in Ottawa (ACO)’s annual ASEAN Picnic 2017 at Vincent Massey Park in Ottawa. The event, jointly organized by ASEAN diplomatic missions, provided a great opportunity for the members of the ASEAN countries and their Canadian counterparts to strengthen their existing close relations through national cuisines, games, and activities for both adults and children.
    Aug 23, 2017