On 11 March 2017, Mme. Yupadee Bunnag received a cheque of 300,000 yen from Asia-Pacific Ladies Friendship Society (ALFS) which is a donation from the Natural Disaster Relief Fund of the ALFS. On this occasion, Mrs. Sineenat Innak, spouse of the Surat Thani Governor as well as the President of Surat Thani Provincial Red Cross Chapter
On 3 March 2017, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag met with Mr. Tsuneo Kita, Chairman & Group CEO of Nikkei Inc. at the headquarters of Nikkei Inc. in Tokyo.
On 23 February 2017 H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag and H.E. Dr. Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn, Minister of Public Health of Thailand, paid a courtesy call on H.E. Mr. Yasuhisa Shiozaki, Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare of Japan during his visit between 22-25 February 2017.
On 16 February 2017, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag was invited by Mr. Norihiko Fukuda, Mayor of Kawasaki and Mr. Osamitsu Yamada, Chairman of the Kawasaki Chamber of Commerce and Industry to attend the opening ceremony of the Kawasaki International Eco-Tech Fair 2017 held on 16-17 February 2017 at Todoroki Arena, Kanagawa prefecture. There were 240 booths from Japan and other countries participating in the fair.
On 14 February 2017, Mr. Katsuhiko Kurata, Director of the Japan Global Communication Center paid a courtesy call on H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag. Both sides exchanged views and opinions on holding a Sumo tournament in Thailand
On 10 February 2017, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag and Madame, attended the opening ceremony of the Japan Grand Prix International Orchid Festival 2017, which is held annually under the patronage of Her Imperial Highness, Princess Takamado at the Tokyo Dome.
On 10 February 2017, Ms. Shinako Tsuchiya, Member of the House of Representatives of Saitama paid a courtesy call on H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag at the Royal Thai Embassy. On this occasion, both sides exchanged views and opinions on the cooperation between Thailand - Saitama and Saitama - ASEAN.
On 9 February 2017, the students from Itabashidaiyon Elementary School, Itabashi ward, Tokyo attended a lecture about Thailand which is one programme of the "Olympic Paralympic in Tokyo" project at the hall of the Royal Thai Embassy. It aims students to get to know and study more about foreign countries. On this occasion, Mr. Nattapong Lathapipat, Minister Counsellor, welcomed the students and Ms. Ranida Chamchalerm, Counsellor together with the embassy staffs gave the lecture about Thailand-Japan relations and answered questions about Thailand as well.
On 8 February 2017, Mr.Nattapong Lathapipat, Minister Counsellor, Miss Ranida Chamchalerm, Counsellor, along with staffs from the Royal Thai Embassy was invited by Ohara Elementary School from Shinagawa ward to join them in the Global School Lunch Project where students get to have Thai food including Kapao rice (chicken with basil), Thai fried shrimp cake (Tod-Mun) and vegetable soup (Gaeng-Jued) as their lunch.
On 7 February 2017, the Royal Thai Embassy in Tokyo and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan held the award-giving ceremony of the Logo Competition on the occasion of the 130th Anniversary of Thailand-Japan Diplomatic Relations at the hall of the Royal Thai Embassy. H.E. Mr. Bansarn Bunnag, the Ambassador of Thailand to Japan along with Mr. Kazuya Nashida, Director-General, the Southeast and Southwest Asian Affairs Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan presided over and gave opening remarks at the event.