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  • Consul-General Munin Paniswasdi Attended the Annual Forum of Thai Club of Japan
    Consul-General Munin Paniswasdi Attended the Annual Forum of Thai Club of Japan
    On 2 July 2018, Mr. Munin Paniswasdi, Consul-General of Thailand in Osaka, and his spouse, attended the 8th Annual Forum of Thai Club of Japan on Why Thailand Charms Us “Chiang Mai” at Saji Keizo Memorial Hall, Osaka University Nakanoshima Center. The Forum was moderated by Professor Osamu Akagi, President of Thai Club Japan, with Professor Tatsuhiko Kawashima and Professor Yasuhiro Takai as the panelists. Around 120 Japanese participants attended the Forum.
    Jul 03, 2018
  • Thailand-Morocco Thai Boxing Friendship Cup and Thai Boxing Workshop
    Thailand-Morocco Thai Boxing Friendship Cup and Thai Boxing Workshop
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Rabat, in collaboration with the Royal Moroccan Federation of Boxing Muay Thai Savate and Assimilated Sports, has recently organized events to promote Thai Boxing in Morocco, namely: Thailand-Morocco Thai Boxing Friendship Cup and Thai Boxing Workshop for Moroccan Thai Boxing Trainers. These activities are part of the Embassy’s strategy to promote Thai Boxing in Morocco in the year 2017 after the Ambassador’s Cup Thai Boxing Tournament on 17 – 18 March 2018 at the Moulay Abdellah Sports Complex in Rabat.
    Jul 03, 2018
  • Charge d’ Affaires of the Royal Thai Embassy attended the opening ceremony of the European Muaythai Championships.
    Charge d’ Affaires of the Royal Thai Embassy attended the opening ceremony of the European Muaythai Championships.
    On 30 June 2018, Mr. Jak Sangchai, Charge d’ Affaires of the Royal Thai Embassy, attended the opening ceremony of the European Muaythai Championships at the Tipsport Arena, Prague. The Charge d’ Affaires delivered a speech welcoming athletes from 34 countries, who participate in the event during 1 – 7 July 2018 and highlighting the deep relationship between Muaythai, Thailand and Thai people. He also informed the participants about the vision of the Thai Government for Muaythai to be included in the Olympic Games.
    Jul 02, 2018
  • Royal Thai Embassy Organized a Career Counselling Session for Thai Students
    Royal Thai Embassy Organized a Career Counselling Session for Thai Students
    On 24 June 2018, the Royal Thai Embassy, Islamabad, has organized a career counselling session for Thai Muslim students who are currently studying in Pakistan. The event was graced by H.E. Mr. Pornpop Uampidhaya, Ambassador of Thailand to Pakistan. On this occasion, three guest speakers namely RADM Somkeart Ponprayoon, RTN, Deputy Secretary General of Southern Border Provinces Centre, Dr. Abdulkorday Yusoh , Managing Director of Siroros Hospital (Yala Province) and Asst. Prof. Dr. Sukree Langputeh, Deputy Rector for International Relations and Alumni of Fatoni University (Yala Province) have been invited to give a special lecture to the Thai students on how to choose their future career which will especially enable economic development in their hometowns.
    Jun 29, 2018
  • Consul-General attened a training on Community Planning
    Consul-General attened a training on Community Planning
    On June 25, 2018, the Consulate General attended a training on Community Planning held at Hollyview building in Thai Town. It was held by the Los Angeles Department of City Planning, the Thai Community Development Center, and ACT LA. There were about 30 people from the Thai Community who attended the event, including members of the Thai Town Council.
    Jun 28, 2018
  • Ceremony to Award the Royal Decoration of Commander of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand by His Majesty the King of Thailand to the Honorary Consul of Thailand in Casablanca
    Ceremony to Award the Royal Decoration of Commander of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand by His Majesty the King of Thailand to the Honorary Consul of Thailand in Casablanca
    On 20 June 2018, the Royal Thai Embassy in Rabat organized the ceremony to Award the Royal Decoration of Commander of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand by His Majesty the King of Thailand to Mr. Younes Laraqui, the Honorary Consul of Thailand in Casablanca, at the Residence of the Ambassador of Thailand. The ceremony was presided by H.E. Mr. Suphorn Pholmani, Ambassador of Thailand to Morocco; and in attendance to the ceremony were the Ambassador and Chargé d’Affairs of Embassies of ASEAN Countries in Rabat, high-ranking civil servants from the Moroccan Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, President and Executive Members of the Thai Students’ Association in Morocco, Moroccan private sector, members of Mr. Laraqui’s family, and diplomats from the Royal Thai Embassy.
    Jun 28, 2018
  • Ambassador of Thailand lead the Polish Delegation to THAIFEX – World of food Asia 2018
    Ambassador of Thailand lead the Polish Delegation to THAIFEX – World of food Asia 2018
    During 28-31 May 2018, H.E. Mrs. Sansanee Sahussarungsi, Ambassador of Thailand to Poland, led the Polish delegation to visit Thailand. The delegation which comprises Mrs. Magdalena Jozefecka, Director of International Cooperation Department, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mrs. Katarzyna Kwiecien, Director of Department of Export Support, National Support Centre for Agriculture (KOWR), Dr. Agnieszka Wierzbicka, Associate Professor, Department of Food Design and Technology, Faculty of Human Nutrition and Consumer Sciences, Warsaw University of Life Science (SGGW) and Mrs. Anita Błaszczak Journalist, Rzeczpospolita Newspaper were invited to visit THAIFEX – World of Food Asia 2018 which was held between 29 May – 2 June 2018 at Impact Exhibition and Convention Center, Muang Thong Thani. They also participated as guest speakers in the seminar on Building Knowledge of International Trade for Thai Foods which was organized as a part of THAIFEX trade fair by the New Economy Academy (NEA), Department of International Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce. Apart from THAIFEX, Ambassador Sahussarungsi brought them to visit and receive a briefing at Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) Office where they learnt more about Thailand’s flagship project of special economic zone in the Eastern Provinces of Thailand and paid a site visit to Food Innopolis which was regarded as a comprehensive R&D solution provider for food innovation at Thailand Science Park in Pathum Thani Province. The Polish delegates showed lots of attention and commended on Thailand’s potential as an important world’s food production base including progress and development plan Thailand pursued to promote competitiveness and quality of food industry. Since both Thailand and Poland share in common strong capacity and potentials in agricultural and food sectors, as well as goals and policies which accommodate and complement to each other, opportunities in our bilateral trade and investment are still plenty and full of prospect, as well as the sharing and exchanges of knowledge and technology in the sectors of mutual interest.
    Jun 28, 2018
  • Thai American Friendship Project (TAFP) 2018 volunteers’ mission has started
    Thai American Friendship Project (TAFP) 2018 volunteers’ mission has started
    On June 19 2018, the Royal Thai Consulate-General organized an orientation for volunteers of Thai American Friendship Project (TAFP). The project is made possible through cooperation among the Royal Thai Consulate-General, Tourism Authority of Thailand Los Angeles Office, and Rangsit University. This year marks its second year to send second generation of Thai-American volunteers as an English teacher to 5 provinces of Thailand for a period of 2 months.
    Jun 27, 2018
  • ASEAN Food and Cultural Festival 2018 in Brasilia
    ASEAN Food and Cultural Festival 2018 in Brasilia
    On 23 June 2018, the Royal Thai Embassy in Brasilia, in collaboration with Embassies of ASEAN Member States in Brasilia (Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Myanmar, Singapore and Viet Nam), organized ASEAN Food and Cultural Festival 2018 at the Embassy of Indonesia. The event consisted of cultural shows, ASEAN Fashion show, ASEAN quiz and booths in which each Member State promoted its food, tourism and products. For Thailand, Thai food such as Pad Thai, food ingredients as well as clothes were on sale. Mauy Thai from the Confederação Brasileira de Muaythai Tradicional was demonstrated during cultural show.
    Jun 27, 2018
  • Thai National Team Athletes Joined the 2018 Yonex Canada Open in Calgary, Alberta between 19-24 June
    Thai National Team Athletes Joined the 2018 Yonex Canada Open in Calgary, Alberta between 19-24 June
    The Royal Thai Consulate-General in Vancouver, together with Thai Trade Centre in Vancouver, Royal Thai Consulate-General in Edmonton (Honorary), Alberta Thai-Canadian Association in Calgary, and Alberta Thai Association in Edmonton, invited members of the Thai communities and friends of Thailand to welcome and support the Thai national team athletes from the Badminton Association of Thailand and the SCG Badminton Academy during their participation to Yonex Canada Open in Calgary, Alberta between 19-24 June 2018. On this occasion, Mr. Nontawat Chandrtri, Consul-General of Thailand to Vancouver hosted dinner to congratulate the Thai Badminton team for their successful participation to the 2018 Yonex Canada Open and Mr. Suttichat Nilkuha, Director of Thai Trade Centre, hosted lunch for the team during their visit to Vancouver on 23 June 2018.
    Jun 26, 2018