On 2 September 2019, Mr. Shigeki Takizaki, Director General of the Southeast and Southwest Asian Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan hosted a lunch to bid farewell to Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag, Ambassador of Thailand to Japan
On 2nd September 2019, Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag attended the 2019 OSCE (Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe) Asian Conference under the theme of “How to achieve comprehensive security in the digital era” held at the Ministry of foreign Affairs. The Ambassador gave the information of Thai Digital Policy.
On 30 August 2019, Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag and his spouse together with Team Thailand paid a courtesy call Mr. Norihisa Satake, Governor of Akita to express his gratitude to Akita that provides cooperation with Thailand in several fields
On 25 August 2019, Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag assigned Mrs. Salinee Phonprapai, Minister Counsellor, to attend the 10th Thai Festival in Shizuoka, which is organised by the Shizuoka-Thailand Friendship Association, during 24 – 25 August 2019. At the festival, the Royal Thai Embassy held a Thai garland workshop to promote Thai culture and tradition, as well as provided a consular service for Thai and Japanese citizens living in Shizuoka and surrounded areas. As a new cooperation, the Royal Embassy also invited the music band “From Street to Stars (S2S)” from Thailand Association of the Blind (TAB) to perform in Shizuoka in order to raise awareness about the role of a disable person in the society. Additionally, the Office of Agricultural Affairs also participated to promote “Golden Banana” from Thailand, whereas the Tourism Authority of Thailand held a booth to PR tourist attractions in Northeastern part of Thailand.
On 22 August 2019, Mr. Hironobu Aoki, General Manager of Foreign Department of Fourdays Co., Ltd. paid a courtesy on Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag to give fund for Thailand Association of the Blind’s S2S Band to perform at Thai Festival in Shizuoka during 23-24 August 2019
On 22 August 2019, on behalf of Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag, Minister Counsellor Salinee Phonprapai delivered welcoming speech to Japanese investors who joined the Roadshow of Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand (I-EAT)
On 20 August 2019, Mr. Naohiko Shibata, Executive Director Extraordinary, International Relations Bureau, Japan Association for the 2025 World Exposition, paid a courtesy call on Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag to introduce himself and provide basic information about the World Expo 2025 in Osaka under the topic of “Designing Future Society for Our Lives”
On 19 August 2019, Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag co-hosted the Fashion Show and Exhibition “Thai Textile: A Touch of Thai in Tokyo” at Tokyo National Museum. The event was presided over by H.E. Ittiphol Kumplome, Minister of Culture of Thailand,
The Royal Thai Embassy held a ceremony in honor of Her Majesty Queen Sirikit in the reign of King Rama IX’s 87th birthday anniversary on 12 August 2019 at the function hall of the Royal Thai Embassy. H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag presided over the ceremony with officials of the Royal Thai Embassy and their spouses, as well as the Thai citizens living in Japan, in total around 150 people in this ceremony.
On 10 August 2019, Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag welcomed Dr. Sukhum Karnchanapimai, Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Public Health, Dr. Supakit Sirilak, Deputy Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Public Health and other delegations who visited to Japan to discuss the policy and exchange views about Health care system at the Ministry of Health Labour and Welfare, visit to National Center for global Health and Medicine for advanced medical care and take a lecture on long term care and community medicine of Kunitachi city in Tokyo at the nursing home for the elderly.