On 29 July 2017, Miss Cataleya Phatoomros, Minister Counsellor gave a lecture on “Thailand-Japan relations : Old and Modern Partners” to Keio students at Keio University. The topic included 600 years of relations between two countries generated into three parts: Royal Family level, Governmental level, and People to People level.
During 28 June - 3 July 2017, members of the Election Committee of Thailand visited Japan to conduct study visits and to participate in briefings by the Japanese authorities concerned.
On 27 June, 2017 H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag, attended the Team Thailand Meeting. This meeting allowed Thai organizations in Japan including; The Thai Embassy, the BOI, Commercial, Agriculture, Industry, Labour, Education, the TAT, Finance and Military, to collect information and report on the activities of the Royal Thai Embassy and the current economic and political situation in Japan. In addition, Team Thailand's plan for the next period, was also discussed.
On 23rd June 2017, Singapore Ambassador to Japan Mr. Lui Tuck Yew paid a courtesy call on H.E Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag at the Royal Thai Embassy. Ambassador Yew has previously held important positions as the Commander in chief of the Naval forces and the Minister of Transport.
On June 21st 2017, H.E Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag and Madam Yupadee Bunnag presided over the opening ceremony of the Thai cooking class event for Japanese customers. This is one of the events held in the occasion of the 130th anniversary of Japan-Thailand diplomatic relations and its purpose is to create a positive image of Thailand and Thai products through media and food culture, which have been enjoyed by Japanese people. Currently there are 1,000 Thai restaurants in Japan.
On June 20th 2017, the Foreign Policy Manager, Mr. Yoshinori Kawamura and General Manager of Earth Chemical Co., Ltd Mr. Kenichi Sasaki paid a courtesy call on H.E Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag. They introduced the company’s products, such as mouthwash, non-toxic insecticides and fragrances for baths. The company has invested in Thailand under ARS Chemical (Thailand) since 1980, producing many kinds of products in Thailand and selling them in Japan
On 18thJune 2017, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag, together with Mr. Dipong Nalinanon and Ms. Somjai Klaisuban, went to cheer for the 2 Thai boxers, Kaew and Kongnapa, who are both from the Weerasakreck Gym. They were competing in the 2017 K1 World Competition, which was held at the Saitama Super Arena.
On 11 may 2017, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag together with Mr. Morita Kensaku, Governor of Chiba prefecture attended the opening of the Chiba-ga-Ichiban Chiba Product Fair at the Aeon mall in Yoshiyo city, Chiba.
The Chiba-ga-Ichiban Chiba Product Fair is held every year to promote agricultural and fishery products from
On 12th June 2017, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag welcomed the members of the senior executive program led by advisory of the civil service commission, Miss Sulakkhana Dhamanussati, on the occasion of visited Japan for observation. Furthermore, Thai - Japanese relation and development speech was given by Minister Counsellor, Miss Cataleya Phatoomros at the hall of the Royal Thai Embassy.
On 12th June 2017, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag gave an interview to QVC Television to promote Thai products and goods. The ambassador mentioned the unique charm of Thai Foods and several interesting tourist attractions. This program will be broadcast on 30th June 2017.