On 20 February 2018, Mr. Choltisak Chawpaknum, Minister Counsellor (Agriculture) brought the Thai Young Farm Leaders (Batch 35), who participated in the ASEAN Young Farm Leader’s Training Programme Year 2017 for 11 months, to pay a courtesy call on the Ambassador before going back to Thailand at the end of February 2018.
On 19 February 2018, Mr. Cherdchai Chaivaivid, Chargé d'affaires welcomed the delegation of The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) led by General Sukit Khamasunthorn at the Royal Thai Embassy. The delegation of NBTC came to Japan on the occasion of study visit at the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications of Japan.
On 16 February 2018, Dr. Suvit Maesincee, Minister of Science and Technology together with Mr. Cherdchai Chaivaivid, Chargé d'affaires witnessed the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signing ceremony between the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) of Thailand and the National Agriculture Research Organization (NARO) to cooperate in research and development of the biotechnology field.
On 16 February 2018, Dr. Suvit Maesincee, Minister of Science and Technology gave a keynote speech titled, “Thailand 4.0 “ at the Japan Nano 2018 International Conference. He mentioned the policy that developed the economy of Thailand into becoming a value-based economy. He stated, that this needs to be innovative and friendly to the environment as well as be
On 15 February 2018, 5 Thai football players, who are playing football in the J-League including, (1) Pol. L. Chanatip Songkrasin, Consadole Sapporo Team (2) Mr. Theerasilp Daengda, Sanfrecce Hiroshima Team (3) Pol.L. Theerathorn Boonmathan, Vissel Kobe Team (4) Mr. Jakkrit Vechpirom, FC Tokyo Team (5) Mr. Chaowat Veerachat, Cerezo Osaka Team
On 14 February 2018, H.E. Ms. Yoko Kamikawa, Minister of Justice of Japan met with H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag at the Royal Thai Embassay. Both sides discussed government issues as well as reporting the outcome of visiting Thailand last January.
On 14 February, 2018, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag attended Nanotech 2018 at Tokyo Big Sight where the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) had an exhibition in the Nanotechnology Thailand Pavilion. This exhibition aimed to present the innovation possibilities of nanotechnology
On 8 February 2018, Team Thailand won the grand prize of the 45th International Snow Sculpture contest at the 69th Sapporo Snow Festival at Odori Park, Sapporo. The team comprised of 3 professional ice sculptures who created "Gai Chon" (Thai fighting cocks) sculpture to win the competition.
On 6 February 2018, CAPT. Pitoon Chechana, Naval Attache' led Rear Admiral Daisuke Kajimoto, Commander, CTF 151 to pay a courtesy call on H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag upon his assumption of the duty of commanding counter-piracy forces in Bahrain. Combined Task Force 151: CTF 151’s mission is to disrupt piracy at sea. The Royal Thai Navy has also joined forces with CTF 151 in this mission.
On 3 February, Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag and Madam Yupadee attended the launching event of “Hoshihana” a picture book from Ban Rom Sai plus Art Project at the Inspiration Hall, Itoya Ginza.