On 17 November 2018, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag has assigned Mrs. Salinee Phonprapai, Minister Counsellor to attend the 19th Hiroshima Loy Kratong Festival at Hotel Century 21 in Hiroshima which was held by Mr. Masahiro Nishikawa, the President of the Hiroshima-Thailand Association. It aimed to tie the relationship between Thai and Japanese people in Hiroshima. In the event, there were thai traditional performance by Thai trainees in Hiroshima, Loy Krathong and a prize draw. More than 200 people participated in this event.