Thai Ambassador attended King Chulalongkorn Ragunda Commemoration

On 19 July 2018, H.E. Mr. Soonthorn Chaiyindeepum, Ambassador of Thailand to Sweden, attended the 121st Commemoration of King Chulalongkorn’s visit to Ragunda on 19 July 1897, at Chulalongkorn’s Pavilion in Ragunda, Sweden. Mr. Jonas Andersson, Mayor of Ragunda, representatives from the Ragunda Municipality and Tourism Board of Ragunda, Ms. Supatra Chirathivat, Executive Vice President,…

Finns in Hong Kong announces Crayfish party time

FinnCham Hong Kong announces: “Come celebrate one of the biggest traditional Nordic parties on Saturday, 15 Sept 2018 at Royal Yacht Club with drinking-singing over crayfish & schnapps all while enjoying an al-fresco poolside setting, dinner buffet and a free flow of House wines, pouring brands of spirits, house beer and soft drinks. A popular…

Plastic: Chulalongkorn University researchers to Svalbard, Norway

From 27 July till 8 August, a group of scientists from Chulalongkorn University, with the support of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, are going on an arctic research trip to Svalbard, Norway. They will be looking at the impact of climate change and marine plastic pollution. At the press conference on Wednesday 18 July, Norway‘s Chargé…

Asia House event: Danish fintech in Singapore

On 30 August Copenhagen Fintech and the Danish Embassy Singapore is hosting an event at Asia House in Copenhagen. The event is shedding light on Singapore’s Fintech environment prior to the upcoming Singapore Fintech Festival in November. The session will be looking at the present market opportunities, newest trends and most recent developments. What are…

Ambassador to Sweden hosted Court of Justice of Thailand

On 10 July 2018, H.E. Mr. Soonthorn Chaiyindeepum, Ambassador of Thailand to Sweden hosted a dinner in honour of the Honourable Chief Justice Mr. Cheep Jullamon, President of the Supreme Court of Thailand and his delegation from the Court of Justice of Thailand on the occasion of a study visit to seek cooperation with relevant…

Dr. Surin Pitsuwan tribute held in Bangkok

On 24 July the Public Forum ‘Surin Pitsuwan and ASEAN: A Tribute’ was arranged by ISIS (Institute of Security and International Studies) Thailand at Chulalongkorn University, moderated by Thitinan Pongsudhirak. Sweden’s Chargé d’affaires a.i. Nicolas Weeks attended the forum which was co-organised with the Embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco in Bangkok. Dr. Surin Pitsuwan…

New Thailand Ambassador to Sweden presented Credentials

His Excellency Mr. Soonthorn Chaiyindeepum, Ambassador of Thailand to Sweden has presented the Letters of Credence to His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf. This took place on 24 May 2018, when the Ambassador presented his Letters of Credence appointing him as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Thailand to the Kingdom of Sweden.…

EU Ambassador’s ambition: taking Thailand relationship to new level

On 11 December 2017, the EU’s Foreign Affairs Council adopted conclusions on Thailand, reaffirming the importance the EU attaches to its relations with Thailand. The Council considered it appropriate to pursue gradual political re-engagement with Thailand. These conclusions could not have been more timely for H.E. Mr Pirkka Tapiola (from Finland), who on the day…