... seen, among others,by the expanding enthusiasm of local authorities and communities in Japan to establish“Thai Festival” in Tokyo, which has been well received by the Japanese public for 20 years.Similar events are now organised in Osaka, Nagoya, Sendai, Shizuoka, Fukuoka, Saga, Oita and Okinawa.
Bonds between Thai and Japanese people are clearly seen not only during normal situation but are also particularly visible during times of difficulties. Examples are seen after unprecedented natural disasters such as the Tsunami caused by the Sumatra earthquake in 2004 and the Great East Japan Earthquake in 2011. When the disasters struck one country,donations, relief supplies, ...
... in Sendai in every year, was reported to the Ambassador and Mayor. The Director of the Tourism Authority of Thailand Office and the Thai Airways Regional Director also attended the ceremony. By the way, the Thai Airways will launch direct flight from Sendai to Bangkok, 3 times a week, starting on 30 October 2019. On the evening, the Ambassador met with the students in Sendai City and asked about their lives in Sendai also gave advice about living in Japan, and how to handle in case of natural disaster.
... scenery, traditional festivals like Kanto festival (Lamp) and Omagari (Firework), as well as famous Akita Dog, while Akita people like Thai food, culture and hospitality.
By the way, Thai Airways International Co., Ltd. will operate the Bangkok – Sendai direct flight , 3 times a week from 29 October 2019 which facilitate the tourists to travel from the northeastern region (including Akita) to travel to Thailand more convenient.
... Kenji Katagiri, the President of Thai Festival in Sendai Committee who is the main organizers of the event, Mr. Akiyoshi Kawabata, the Deputy Governor of Miyagi Prefecture, and other honorable guests also attended the opening ceremony.
Thai Festival in Sendai was held for the 6th time during 16 – 17 June 2018. This year, the Royal Thai Embassy’s booth had a special exhibition under the theme “Thailand 4.0 – The future is here” in order to give noteworthy information regarding Thailand’s development plan which emphasizes ...
... prefecture. The Ambassador mentioned that during the disaster at Fukushima, he was at the Royal Thai Embassy in Tokyo. At that time, Thai people were very worried about Japan. Therefore, A lot of people donated money and equipment through the Royal Thai ... ... Fukushima. Moreover, on 29 October 2019, Thai Airways International Public Co; Ltd. has operated direct flight to Bangkok - Sendai, which is another way to strengthen the bilateral relations.
... Park, Sendai City. Ms. Emiko Okuyama, the Mayor of Sendai and Mr. Toshihiro Shimizu, President of the Thai Festival in Sendai Committee and other honorable guests from Sendai City and Miyagi Prefecture also attended the ceremony.
The Thai Festival in Sendai was held for the first time between 5-6 October 2013 as an initiative of Sendai City and the Sendai Chamber of Commerce and Industry in order to enhance cooperation between Thailand and Sendai. The festival also gave a boost to tourism because Thai Airways had commenced direct ...