Thai Embassy in Copenhagen celebrates 160 year anniversary

The Royal Thai Embassy in Copenhagen will celebrate the 160 Year Anniversary of the “Treaty of Friendship, Commerce, and Navigation” between Denmark and Siam with a reception for invited guests on Wednesday 27 June 2018, at 16.00 – 18.30 hrs at the Thai Ambassador’s Residence in Hellerup, north of Copenhagen.

According to the program, His Excellency Mr. Vichit Chitvimarn, Ambassador of Thailand to Denmark will welcome the guests, while His Excellency Mr. Chaisiri Anamarn, Advisor to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Thailand will deliver the Opening Remarks. There will also be opening remarks by a representative from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark

The program further contains a Traditional Thai Dancing Performance, Buffet Dinner and Drawing of Lucky Draw Prize.

The treaty of friendship between Denmark and Thailand was on 21st of May 1858 signed by H.M. King Frederik VII of Denmark, H.M. King Mongkut of Siam and H.M. King Pinklao of Thailand. It marks the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between Denmark and Thailand. The treaty was replaced 67 years later in 1925 by a more even-handed treated according to which Danish nationals who broke the law would no longer be tried and sentenced by the Danish consul but would come properly under the jurisdiction of Thai courts.





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