... instruments. The performance was aimed at promoting ASEAN-Japan cooperation via the blended local music of each country.
Drums & Voices Concert had been opened in ASEAN countries from 17 October – 18 December 2013. Mr. Tossaporn Tassana, who performed ranad and Peung-mang-kok, and Mr. Chris Shining Star (LOVEiS), vocalist, represented Thailand.
... associations and international organizations, jointly celebrated the auspicious occasion. Thai classical dance and music performance, including Thai fruit carving demonstration, were provided to entertain the guests throughout the event.
Ambassador Thanatip Upatising gave an opening speech about the love and reverence that the Thai have for His Majesty the King because of his tireless efforts for His people’s welfare, the long friendship between Thailand and Japan, including further cooperation between ASEAN-Japan having Thailand in the center of the region. At the same time, H.E. Mr. Yasuo Fukuda, former Prime Minister of Japan, also gave a speech on the close ties between the two countries ...
On 16 November 2013, H.E. Mr. Thanatip Upatising and his spouse as well as diplomats welcomed Thai women’s national volleyball team, coaches and officers from Thailand Volleyball Association, together with press from Thailand, at the Ambassador’s Residence. The team came to Japan during 12-17 November 2013 to participate in the FIVB Volleyball World Grand Champions Cup 2013. Ambassador hosted a dinner ...
... trade and tourism as well as the capacity building of
’s vocational education system to support the increasing Japanese investment.
The delegation also paid a homage to the sacred Ise Jingu and later visit the Yamamori Inc plant in Kuwana. Yamamori Inc is one of the main manufacturer of Japanese soy sauce and Thai ready-cooked foodstuff, especially various type of Thai curry. It has established the plant in
and became the largest supplier of Japanese Soy sauce in the Thai market.
On 1 November 2013, Mr. Chalermchart Nakarungkul, President of the Chiangmai Chamber of Commerce, led his colleagues to the Royal Thai Embassy in search for advice on managing business with long-term stay Japanese in Chiangmai Province. Minister Singtong Lapisatepun and representatives of Tourism Authority of Thailand in Tokyo, Long Stay Foundation and Thailand-Japan Long Stay Promotion Association, together gave advice to and discussed with the group.
... attended the “Nagoya-Bangkok 25
Anniversary Reception”, which was held in Nagoya City to celebrate the 25
anniversary of the launch of the Thai Airways International’s direct flight between Nagoya and Bangkok. At the reception, Ambassador Thanatip delivered his congratulatory remarks, touching upon the direct flights’ contribution to the increased business and trade opportunities as well as people-to-people exchanges between Thailand and Japan. Mr. Monopchai Vongphakdi, Consul General of the Royal Thai Consulate General Osaka, also joined the reception.
... Fumihiko Miura, Managing Director’s Juroku Bank. The guests also included Mr. Kasuomi Arisu and Mr. Hiroki Arisu, CEO and Managing Director of Funasaka Sake Brewery, and Mrs. Eriko Arisu, Landlady of Honjin Hiranoya Kachouan (ryoukan – Japanese-style ... ... Takayama City, Gifu Prefecture. The dinner aimed to thank Juroku Bank for inviting the Ambassador to the Regional Conference on Thailand and Indonesia in Gifu and Regional Conference on Thailand and Indonesia in Aichi during 6-7 August 2013. He also thanked ...
On 31 October 2013, Ambassador Thanatip Upatising and his spouse hosted a luncheon for Mr. Yasushi Furukawa, Saga Prefecture Mayor, and his spouse. Mr. Kazushika Iwata, a Saga member of parliament, also joined. Both sides discussed about strengthening Thailand and Saga Prefecture’s relations, especially education and tourism exchange.
On 15 October 2013, Ambassador Thanatip Upatising attended the 2013 Japan Foundation Award, which is granted to honor individuals or organizations that have made significant contributions to international cultural exchange.
This year, the Technology Promotion Association (Thailand-Japan) received the award for its “great contribution to the development of Japanese language education in Thailand; its unceasing time efforts in fostering human resources; and its significant dedication in promoting mutual friendship and ...
On 3 October 2013, Minister Singtong Lapisatepun accompanied the group of Thai public agency led by Ms. Rommanee Kananrak, Deputy Director General of East Asia Department, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, Department of Vocational Education, Ministry of Education, including Royal Thai Embassy staff, to visit the Institute of Technologists in Saitama Prefecture. The purpose of such visit was to seek for possible cooperation in curriculum development ...