On 5 January 2018, Ms. Salinee Phonprapai, Minister Counsellor attended the New Year's Party of Shinagawa District at Shinagawa General Citizen's Hall "Curian". The opening speech was given by Mr. Takeshi Hamano, Mayor of Shinagawa District. There were a lot of distinguished guests such as Diet Members, Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly Members, Private and Public Sector Representative as well as Ambassadors and Consuls General participating.
On 15 December 2017, Chargé ď Affaires ad interim (CDA) Cherdchai gave a lecture at Toyo Eiwa University on modern Thailand-Japan diplomacy from historical and bilateral as well as regional perspectives.
On 13 December 2017, 5 students from Koiue Junior High School, Hiroshima city visited the Royal Thai Embassy to study about foreign culture and lifestyle related to Japan. The activities included watching a DVD on Thailand in all aspects and Thailand-Japan relations. Miss Ranida Chamchalerm, Counsellor welcomed and also corresponded queries about Thai food, sport, culture.
On 3 December 2017, on the occasion of the birthday of H.M. the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the Royal Thai Embassy held a National Day and Father’s Day at the hall of the Royal Thai Embassy. H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag, presided over the event, together with Team Thailand officials and more than 100 people from the Thai community. In addition, the Ambassador sang the royal anthem together with the Thai participants and they had lunch after that.
On 27 Nov. 2017, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag, together with 9 Ambassadors of ASEAN countries visited Kanagawa Prefecture at the invitation of the Kanagawa Governor, in order to enhance relations with ASEAN countries. The prefecture arranged
On 24 November 2017, Mr. Hiroaki Shikida, Chairman of the Kanagawa Prefectural Assembly Japan - Thailand Goodwill Federation and the delegation of executives and representatives of Nippon Zettoc Co. Ltd visited to report the operation plans for the federation in 2018.
On 21 November 2017, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag, together with the Ambassadors of ASEAN to Japan and the ASEAN-Japan Centre, held a reception party on the occasion of the ASEAN 50th anniversary in Tokyo. On this occasion, H.E. Mr. Taro Kono, Minister for Foreign Affairs for Japan, attended this event and gave an opening speech
On 19 November 2017, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag has assigned Mr. Cherdchai Chaivaivid, Minister to attend the Hiroshima Loi Kratong Hotel Century 21 in Hiroshima which was held by the Hiroshima-Thailand Association. It aimed to tie the relationship between Thai and Japanese people in Hiroshima. In the event, there were thai traditional dance and music performed by Thai people in Hiroshima. More than 200 people participated this event.
On 5 November 2017, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag and representative golf players from the Royal Thai Embassy, participated in the ACT Golf Tournament 2017. The event was held by the Royal Embassy of Cambodia, together with the International Sports Promotion Society (ISPS) at Toyosato Golf Club, Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture. Approximately 80 persons participated in this event.
On 2 November 2017, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag participated in the luncheon meeting of the Ambassadors of ASEAN countries and H.E. Mr. Kono Taro, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan at the Vietnam Embassy in Japan. The purpose of the meeting was to inform the issues that Japan will discuss in the APEC Summit,