On 26 May 2018, Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag assigned Mr. Cherchai Chaivaivid, Minister to preside over the opening ceremony and the handover of the Nyanasamvara Thailand – Japan Memorial Building on the occasion of the 130th year Anniversary of Thailand – Japan relations at Wat Pa Bhuddharangsri in Tokyo. Somdet Phra Wannarat, abbot of Wat Bowon Niwet was the chairman of monks and Mr. Thapana Sirivadhanabhakdi, CEO of ThaiBev Co., Ltd. was the chairman of
On 24 May 2018, Mr. Cherdchai Chaivaivid, Minister welcomed the trainees of the high level executive of the budget division course, batch 5 and gave a briefing on Thailand – Japan relations at the hall of the Royal Thai Embassy.
On 21 May 2018, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag assigned Mr. Baworn Sattayawuthiphong, Minister-Counsellor (Industrial) to be the representative to give a lecture on Eastern Economic Corridor and New Industry Policy to Japanese businesspersons in Hiroshima upon Hiroshima-Thailand Association’s invitation.
On 18 May 2018, Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag accompanied the Minister of Natural Resources and Environment to see the Olympic Medal Project Box at Tokyo station. On this occasion, Mr. Tadahiko Ito, State-Minister of the Environment of Japan welcomed and gave a briefing about this project. The Minister also participated in this project by putting a used cell phone into this box.
On 17 May 2018, Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag welcomed H.E. Mr. Teerakiat Jareonsettasin, Minister of Education of Thailand on the occasion of visiting Japan to enhance cooperation with the College of Techonology (Kosen) to create innovation in education. It was an opportunity to meet with 11 Thai government scholarship students, who came to further
On 17 May 2018, Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag witnessed the signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Cooperation on Environmental Cooperation between the Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of Thailand and the Minister of the Environment of Japan. In addition, this is the second memorandum after signing the Joint Credit Mechanism in 2016.
On 15 May 2018, Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag welcomed the trainees of the high level executive of the government finance division course, batch 5, led by Ambassador Linna Tangtasiri , Ambassador Attached to the Ministry on behalf of the group leader. Ambassador Bansarn gave a briefing on the overall Thailand – Japan relations to the delegation. In addition, they also listened to the briefing on trade and commercial issues by the representative of the government offices in Tokyo.
On 14 May, 2018, The Royal Thai Embassy, together with Thai Airways International Co., Ltd. organized the "Royal Silk Night” at the Ambassador's Residence to thank distinguished customers of Thai Airways International in Japan, and to expand the connection between the Royal Thai Embassy and important persons from various sectors.
On 9 May 2018, Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag, together with officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Consul General of the Royal Thai Consulate-General, Osaka, met with approximately 50 Thai people residing in the Fukuoka area consisting of students, entrepreneurs, several fields of labour and housewives. This aimed to strengthen the network of the Thai
On 9 May 2018, Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag, together with the officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, including Ambassador Linna Tangtasiri, Ambassador Attached to the Ministry, met with Mr. Hiroshi Ogawa, Fukuoka Governor to express ttheir appreciation for supporting to establish the Royal Thai Consulate-General in Fukuoka.