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  • Thai Festival "Hola Tailandia 2018" at Arc de Triomf in Barcelona
    Thai Festival "Hola Tailandia 2018" at Arc de Triomf in Barcelona
    On 13 May 2018, H.E. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain presided over the opening ceremony of the Thai Festival "Hola Tailandia 2018" at Arc de Triomf in Barcelona. This event was co-organized by the Embassy and the Asociacion Amigos de Tailandia Samakkhi, with an aim to promote Thai cultural in Spain through various activities such as Thai cultural performances, Thai food and Muay Thai. On this occasion, the Thai Ambassador gave fund for an amount of 50,000 bahts to Mrs. Sareeya Chaeamchoi, the President of the Asociacion to support the works of the Association in helping Thai people and Consular Affairs in the Year 2018.
    May 18, 2018
  • Thailand Grand Festival in Darwin
    Thailand Grand Festival in Darwin
    On 28 April 2018, Mrs. Nantana Sivakua, Ambassador of Thailand to Australia, together with Mrs. Amanda Giannopoulos, Honorary Consul of Thailand to South Australia with jurisdiction over Northern Territory (NT), and Miss Mintira Pupatharapong, Counsellor, attended the Songkran Festival 2018 or Thailand Grand Festival at Darwin Waterfront. The Ambassador and Ms. Vicki O’Halloran, Administrator of NT, gave remarks during the opening ceremony. Thailand Grand Festival was organized by NT Thai Association. It was aimed to promote closer links between people of Thailand and Australia through a better knowledge and appreciation of each respective culture.
    May 17, 2018
  • 2018泰國文化節大功告成 參與人數創下歷年新高
    2018泰國文化節大功告成 參與人數創下歷年新高
    2018年5月11日至13日泰國貿易經濟辦事處、台北市政府文化局、泰國觀光局台北辦事處假台北市商業中心信義香堤大道廣場(新光三越信義新天地A8與微風松高前廣場)舉辦 "2018泰國文化節"。該活動由卜蜂集團、南僑集團、泰國航空、盤谷銀行台北分行、德記洋行提供贊助,並獲得泰國駐台政府單位全力支持。本次活動依據泰國政府政策方針 "泰國4.0"邀請了30家來自泰國的廠商,分別是珠寶飾品、時尚服飾、房地產、精油周邊商品、食品和飲料、泰國商品和食物、旅遊、航空業者以及進口泰國商品的台灣廠商共60家,提供民眾參觀並選購。此外,亦有各式各樣泰國文化的呈現,例如祈福花圈製作示範、甜點製作示範、泰式服裝試穿、陶磁彩繪示範、水燈製作示範,讓在場的民眾興趣盎然。
    May 17, 2018
  • The 1st ASEAN Committee Badminton Tournament
    The 1st ASEAN Committee Badminton Tournament
    On 12nd May 2018, ASEAN Committee in Kuwait (ACK) organised the 1st Badminton Tournament at Reggae Badminton Court, Jawhart Al Salh School, Farwaniya. Representatives from ASEAN Embassies in Kuwait; diplomats, local staff and families joined the tournament. The winners of the day were representatives from the embassies of Thailand, Lao PDR, Brunei Darussalam and Indonesia. After the games, players and supporters joyfully had lunch together. Not only that this activity helps to strengthen the relationship among ASEAN member countries, it also helps to enhance identity of ASEAN community in the host country.
    May 15, 2018
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait attended Wawan Sport Nigh : Muay Thai Championship
    Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait attended Wawan Sport Nigh : Muay Thai Championship
    On 12nd May 2018, H.E. Dusit Manapan, Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait was invited to attend Wawan Sport Night : Muay Thai Championship, organised by Kuwait Muay Thai Committee. The purpose of this event is to promote Muay Thai in Kuwait. Two professional Muay Thai boxers from Thailand also fought in the event. Muay Thai has become increasingly popular in Kuwait, which can be seen from the growing number of Muay Thai practice gyms in Kuwait. Each year, a high and the number of Kuwaitis travel to Thailand to learn Muay Thai.
    May 15, 2018
  • Deputy Governor of Tourism Authority of Thailand and  CEO of In-Touch Research & Consultancy called on the Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait
    Deputy Governor of Tourism Authority of Thailand and CEO of In-Touch Research & Consultancy called on the Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait
    On 7 and 8 May 2018 respectively, Mr. Chattan Kunjara Na Ayudhya, Deputy Governor for Policy and Planning of Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and Ms. Niswan Watthanachan, General Manager and Mr. Pat Sanjan, Managing Director of In-Touch Research & Consultancy met with H.E. Dusit Manapan, Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait, during their visit to Kuwait to conduct a research project of the newly emerging tourism market in the Middle East countries. The objectives of this project are to study the demand and supply that have an effect on Kuwaitis’ travelling as well as the number of tourists and potential destinations for the targeted tourists. The Deputy Governor discussed with the Ambassador on the types of Kuwaiti tourists, activities that interest Kuwaiti tourists, factors that affect tourists from Kuwait and last but not least, how to promote Thai tourism in Kuwait.
    May 15, 2018
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait attended the graduation ceremony of a Thai student in Kuwait
    Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait attended the graduation ceremony of a Thai student in Kuwait
    On 7th May 2018, H.E. Dusit Manapan, Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait attended the graduation ceremony of a Thai student held at the Jumeirah Hotel Beach & Spa. Ms. Lusnee Boonmalers has completed her course majoring in Islamic studies and Arabic language from Kuwait College of Science and Technology (KCST) this year. The Ambassador congratulated her on her achievement.
    May 15, 2018
  • The 6th ASEAN Committee Futsal Tournament
    The 6th ASEAN Committee Futsal Tournament
    On 21st April 2018, ASEAN Committee in Kuwait (ACK) organised the 1st Table Tennis Tournament at the Embassy of Indonesia. Representatives from ASEAN Embassies in Kuwait; diplomats, local staff and families joined the tournament. The tournament was divided into two categories; single and double. The winners of the day were representatives from Indonesian and the Lao PDR Embassies. After the games, players and supporters joyfully had lunch together. Not only that this activity helps to strengthen the relationship among ASEAN member countries, it also helps to enhance identity of ASEAN community in the host country.
    May 15, 2018
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait opened Jewelry Exhibition of Lotus Arts de Vivre
    Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait opened Jewelry Exhibition of Lotus Arts de Vivre
    On 25th April 2018, H.E. Dusit Manapan, Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait opened jewelry exhibition of Lotus Arts de Vivre company, a Thai company under J.V. Control Ltd., held at Dar Al Funoon Gallery. Lotus Arts de Vivre has been producing high-end jewelry with unique style, using natural objects, such as seashells and gems. The exhibition was held during 24-26 April 2018, with the participation of 80-100 of general public and VIP guests each day. This year Lotus Arts de Vivre has been working with Mr. Abdullay Al Awadi, a famous Kuwaiti designer, creating beautiful collections using materials from Thailand to tell stories from the Middle East, which helps to reach out to local customers at a higher level.
    May 15, 2018
  •  Ambassador of Thailand delivered opening remarks to the Conference and Business Networking on “The Collaboration on Architecture and Design: Poland and Thailand Co-Creation Program”
    Ambassador of Thailand delivered opening remarks to the Conference and Business Networking on “The Collaboration on Architecture and Design: Poland and Thailand Co-Creation Program”
    On 7 May 2018 at 15.00 hrs. H.E. Mrs. Sansanee Sahussarungsi, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand delivered opening remarks at the Conference and Business Networking on “The Collaboration on Architecture and Design: Poland and Thailand Co-Creation Program” held at the Warsaw University of Technology, Warsaw. In her remarks, Ambassador mentioned the overall context of bilateral relations between Thailand and Poland, including economic, investment, tourism and educational cooperation, as well as the 20-Year National Strategy and Thailand 4.0 Policy which aimed at reinforcing the economy with innovation
    May 11, 2018