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  • The 5th Destination Thailand festival at Pai Northern Thai Kitchen in Toronto.
    The 5th Destination Thailand festival at Pai Northern Thai Kitchen in Toronto.
    On 21 June 2018 – 16.00 hrs. Maris Sangiampongsa, Ambassador of Thailand to Canada, together with the Tourism Authority of Thailand, Toronto, and Thai Trade Centre, Toronto, organized a Launch Reception to celebrate the 5th Destination Thailand festival at Pai Northern Thai Kitchen in Toronto. Ambassador Maris teamed up with a Celebrity Chef, Nuit Nongluck, the owner of Pai, to demonstrate how to make Gung Pad Kaprao or stir-fired shrimp basil, one of the most a popular Thai dishes, in front of nearly 50 guests who were very interested in the cooking demonstration. During the reception, Ambassador warmly welcomed the guests while promoting Thainess through Thai food. He also pointed out that Thailand is not only a holiday destination but also a country where many opportunities can be developed between Canada and Thailand in the levels of government, business and people connections.
    Jun 26, 2018
  • The Muay Boran Demonstration in honour of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of Astana City
    The Muay Boran Demonstration in honour of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of Astana City
    In honour of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of Astana City, the Federation of Muaythai in Kazakhstan organized the Mayor of Astana’s cup Muaythai competition at the Congress Hall, Astana on 15 June 2018. In this connection, the Royal Thai Embassy brought Muaythai fighters from “Lanna Fighting Muaythai” of Chieng Mai Province of Thailand to demonstrate the Arts of Muay Boran (ancient Muaythai). Media from Kazakhstan TV, KazSport, and Astana TV recorded and broadcasted the event.
    Jun 26, 2018
  • Thai Night Market and Thai Night Street Food
    Thai Night Market and Thai Night Street Food
    On 22 June 2018 H.E. Mr Komate Kamalanavin, Ambassador of Thailand to the United Arab Emirates, presided over the opening ceremony of the Thai Night Market and Thai Night Street Food which was jointly organized with the Thai Women’s Circle in Abu Dhabi.
    Jun 25, 2018
  • Ambassador paid a courtesy call on the Speaker of the House of Representatives
    Ambassador paid a courtesy call on the Speaker of the House of Representatives
    On June 20, 2018, Mrs. Nantana Sivakua, Ambassador of Thailand, together with Mrs. Pornpan Jankrajang, political counselor, paid a courtesy call on The Hon Tony Smith MP, Speaker of the House of Representatives of Australia. Ambassador Nantana thanked the Speaker for his support of the Resolution of the House of Representatives expressing its deep regret at the pass of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej in October 2016. Moreover, the two exchanged their views on the good relations between Thailand and Australia. The Hon Tony Smith was delightful to learn that Thai investment in Australia has steadily increased to a significant amount , thus beneficial to the economies of both countries. The two also agreed that the people to people relations have been very close, with around 800,000 Australian tourists visit Thailand last year, while there are currently over 20,000 Thai students pursuing their education in Australia.
    Jun 25, 2018
  • The Royal Thai Consulate-General in Osaka Organized “Thai Cooking Class” in Ashiya
    The Royal Thai Consulate-General in Osaka Organized “Thai Cooking Class” in Ashiya
    On 15 June 2018, the Royal Thai Consulate-General in Osaka, in coordination with Ashiya Cosmopolitan Association (ACA), organized “Thai Cooking Class” at Ashiya Municipal Shio-Ashiya Exchange Center in Ashiya in which 30 registered participants took part.
    Jun 22, 2018
  • Deputy Consul-General attended the closing ceremony of the 19th Duskin Leadership Training Program in Japan
    Deputy Consul-General attended the closing ceremony of the 19th Duskin Leadership Training Program in Japan
    On 15 June 2018, Mr. Naruchai Ninnad, Deputy Consul-General, represented the Royal Thai Consulate-General in Osaka at the closing ceremony of the 19th Duskin Leadership Training Program in Japan organized by Duskin Ainowa Foundation in coordination with The Japanese Society for Rehabilitation of Persons with Disabilities (JSRPD) at the headquarters of the Duskin Company Limited in Osaka. Mr. Teruji Yamamura, Chairman of the Duskin Ainowa Foundation, and Mr. Tsutomu Tagawa, Deputy Director of the Health and Welfare Division, Health and Welfare Department, Kinki Regional Bureau of Health and Welfare, were also present.
    Jun 22, 2018
  • Mr. Miguel Angel Elias Avalos, President of the Peru-Thailand Parliamentary Friendship League of the Congress of the Republic of Peru paid a visit to Mr. Angkura Kulvanij, Chargé d’ Affaires a.i. of Royal Thai Embassy in Lima
    Mr. Miguel Angel Elias Avalos, President of the Peru-Thailand Parliamentary Friendship League of the Congress of the Republic of Peru paid a visit to Mr. Angkura Kulvanij, Chargé d’ Affaires a.i. of Royal Thai Embassy in Lima
    On 8th June B.E. 2561 (2018) at 10.00 am. Mr. Miguel Angel Elias Avalos, Congressman (of Popular Force party, representative from the region of Ica) and President of the Peru-Thailand Parliamentary Friendship League of the Congress of the Republic of Peru paid a visit to Mr. Angkura Kulvanij, Chargé d’ Affaires a.i. of Royal Thai Embassy in Lima, at the Embassy where both discussed ways to deepen bilateral relations under the framework of the Thailand-Peru Parliamentarians Friendship Group. Mr. Miguel sees that Thailand and Peru, both have history of ancient cultures and thus wishes to promote cultural exchanges with an aim to enhance the bilateral relations. On the other hand the Chargé d’ Affaires was of an opinion that aside of promotion of cultural exchanges, exchanges of visits at various levels would be able to further strengthen the relationship. As it would be an opportunity for each country to share knowledge, experience, aptitude, interest, which can lead to concrete collaboration in various fields. The Chargé d’ Affaires also used the opportunity to provide information about the promulgation of the new constitution of Thailand in April 2017, Thailand political reform that’s been happening according to the roadmap announced by the Prime Minister and the general election which is expected in 2019, including the preparation of the 20- years National Strategic Plan for achieving sustainable development.
    Jun 22, 2018
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Pakistan attended Eid-ul-Fitr Celebration
    Ambassador of Thailand to Pakistan attended Eid-ul-Fitr Celebration
    On 16 June 2018, Mr. Pornpop Uampidhaya, Ambassador of Thailand to Pakistan, attended Eid-ul-Fitr celebration organized by the Royal Thai Embassy and the Thai Students Association in Islamabad which marked the end of the Muslim holy month of fasting . Col. Satja Raktiprakorn, Defense and Military Attache, officials of the Royal Thai Embassy and more than 100 Thai students from the International Islamic University and Madrassah in Rawalpindi attended the event. On this occasion, Ambassador expressed his admiration to the Thai Muslim students for their devotions and commitments during Ramadan. He also wished everyone happiness and good health.
    Jun 21, 2018
  • Chitralada Technology College and Chitralada Vocational School paid a Courtesy Call on Ambassador of Thailand
    Chitralada Technology College and Chitralada Vocational School paid a Courtesy Call on Ambassador of Thailand
    เมื่อวันที่ ๑๙ มิถุนายน ๒๕๖๑ นายมานพชัย วงศ์ภักดี เอกอัครราชทูต ณ สิงคโปร์ ได้ต้อนรับคณะผู้บริหารและคณาจารย์จากวิทยาลัยเทคโนโลยีจิตรลดา และโรงเรียนจิตรลดา (สายวิชาชีพ) ที่เดินทางมาศึกษาดูงานที่สิงคโปร์
    Jun 20, 2018
  • Thai Ambassador to Denmark to deliver opening remarks at the seminar Opportunity Thailand
    Thai Ambassador to Denmark to deliver opening remarks at the seminar Opportunity Thailand
    On 24 May 2018, H.E. Mr. Vichit Chitvimarn, Ambassador of Thailand to Denmark, delivered opening remarks at a seminar, "Opportunity Thailand", organized by BOI Stockholm Office and the Danish Trade Council at First Hotel Twentyseven, Copenhagen. The objective of the seminar was to promote and publicize Thailand’s various capabilities on investment. More than 50 Danish potential investors attended. During the opening remarks, Ambassador Vichit briefed the participants on the economic potentials of Thailand as well as the investment policies of the Thai government to attract foreign investors to Thailand.
    Jun 20, 2018