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  • Thai Ambassador Shared His Passion for Thai Food on Sri Lankan Food Magazine
    Thai Ambassador Shared His Passion for Thai Food on Sri Lankan Food Magazine
    H.E. Mr. Nopporn Adchariyavanich, Thai Ambassador to Sri Lanka recently gave an interview to the fourth issue of Sri Lanka’s Gourmet Circle Magazine in April-May 2014 about Thai Food as one of the most popular cuisines in the world as well as “a tool of Thai diplomacy”.
    May 08, 2014
  • Invitation for Nomination for Prince Mahidol Award 2014
    Invitation for Nomination for Prince Mahidol Award 2014
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Colombo would like the peoples of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka as well as Republic of the Maldives to nominate individual (s) or institution(s) whose outstanding performance and/or research that contributes directly to the betterment of society for the 2014 Prince Mahidol Awards 2014 through the Embassy by 21 May 2014.
    Apr 21, 2014
  • Thai Ambassador to Sri Lanka gave 260 almsbowls to Malwatta and Asgiriya Maha Nayaka Theros to celebrate 260 Years of Siam Nikaya in Sri Lanka
    Thai Ambassador to Sri Lanka gave 260 almsbowls to Malwatta and Asgiriya Maha Nayaka Theros to celebrate 260 Years of Siam Nikaya in Sri Lanka
    On 25 March 2014, H.E. Mr. Nopporn Adchariyavanich, Thai Ambassador to Sri Lanka, paid respect to Venerable Thibbotuwawe Sri Siddhartha Sumangalabida Maha Nayake Thero, Maha Nayake Thero of the Malwatte Chapter of Siam Niakaya at Malwatta Temple and Venerable Udaugama Saddhrma Keerthi Sri Rathanapala Buddharakkithabhidana, Maha Nayake Thero of the Asgiriya Chapter of Siam Nikaya at Asgiriya Temple in Kandy.
    On this occasion, Thai Ambassador also gave 260 almbowls, which were made of stainless steel and etched with the emblem of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, to the Malwatta and Asgiriya Maha Nayaka Theros, as the special token in the commemoration of 260th Anniversary of the establishment of Siam Nikaya in Sri Lanka in 2013.
    Apr 05, 2014
  • Thai Food Promotion in Colombo, Sri Lanka
    Thai Food Promotion in Colombo, Sri Lanka
    Royal Thai Embassy, Colombo, in association with Tourism Authority of Thailand, Mumbai Office and Cinnamon Grand Hotel Colombo recently organized “Thai Food Promotion” at Cinnamon Grand Hotel. The event was opened on 20 February 2014 by H.E. Mr. Nopporn Adchariyavanich, Thai Ambassador to Sri Lanka. Around 200 people from the Diplomatic Corps, high-ranking officials, businessmen, media and celebrities in Colombo participated in the opening reception.
    Mar 25, 2014
  • Thailand intensifies cooperation with the BIMSTEC partners at the Third BIMSTEC Summit in Nay Pyi Taw
    Thailand intensifies cooperation with the BIMSTEC partners at the Third BIMSTEC Summit in Nay Pyi Taw
    On 2- 4 March 2014, Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, headed Thailand’s delegation in attending the 3rd Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) Summit and related meetings in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. The Prime Minister of Thailand has entrusted the Permanent Secretary to represent her as the Special Envoy to the 3rd BIMSTEC Summit. The Permanent Secretary was also entrusted by Minister of Foreign Affairs to represent him at the 14th Ministerial Meeting.
    Mar 04, 2014
  • First World Buddhist Outstanding Leader Award Recipients from Sri Lanka
    First World Buddhist Outstanding Leader Award Recipients from Sri Lanka
    Royal Thai Embassy, Colombo would like to congratulate the Sri Lankan who received the First World Buddhist Outstanding Leader Award 2014
    Mar 01, 2014
  • Thai People in Sri Lanka Making Merit on Makha Puja Day
    Thai People in Sri Lanka Making Merit on Makha Puja Day
    On 16 February 2014, Royal Thai Embassy, Colombo, Sri Lanka invited 5 Thai monks to make a sermon on the occasion of Makha Puja Day (Navam Poya in Sri Lanka)
    Feb 26, 2014
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Sri Lanka attended dinner in occasion of 66th Anniversary of the Independence of Sri Lanka
    Ambassador of Thailand to Sri Lanka attended dinner in occasion of 66th Anniversary of the Independence of Sri Lanka
    On 4 February 2014 H.E. Mr. Nopporn Adchariyavanich, Ambassador of Thailand to Sri Lanka attended dinner hosted by H.E. Mr. Mahinda Rajapaksa, President of Sri Lanka in occasion of 66th Anniversary of the Independence of Sri Lanka at Temple Tree
    Feb 06, 2014
  • Amazing Thailand Medical and Wellness Products Presentation to Maldives 2014
    Amazing Thailand Medical and Wellness Products Presentation to Maldives 2014
    Tourism Authority of Thailand, Mumbai Office held “Amazing Thailand Medical & Wellness Product Presentation at Traders Hotel, Malé, Maldives, on 9 January 2014
    Jan 16, 2014
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Sri Lanka visited Hayleys PLC
    Ambassador of Thailand to Sri Lanka visited Hayleys PLC
    On 19December 2013 H.E. Mr. Nopporn Adchariyavanich, Ambassador of Thailand to Sri Lanka visited Hayleys PLC to receive briefing on Hayleys business. Hayleys is one of Sri Lanka’s largest multinational business conglomerates. Hayleys has rubber gloves manufacturing operation in Thailand andimports consumer goods from Thailand.
    Jan 06, 2014
  • Opening Ceremony of Upali Maha Thero Museum
    Opening Ceremony of Upali Maha Thero Museum
    On 26 Dec 2013, Somdech Phra Maharajamangalacharn, acting Supreme Patriach, Mr. Niwatthamrong Boonsongpaisan, Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Commerce, Mr. Wittaya Phewphong, Governor of Ayutthaya, monks, former Thai Ambassador to Colombo, representatives from South Asia, Middle East and Africa Department, with a large number of distinguished guests attended the opening of Phra Upali Maha Thero’s museum at Dhammaram Temple in Ayutthaya.
    Jan 02, 2014
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Sri Lanka pays a courtesy call on Mayor of Colombo
    Ambassador of Thailand to Sri Lanka pays a courtesy call on Mayor of Colombo
    On 20 December 2013 H.E. Mr. NoppornAdchariyavanich, Ambassador paid a courtesy call on His Worship AhamedJamaldeen Mohamed Muzammil, Mayor of Colombo, upon assuming his duty as Thai Ambassador to Sri Lanka.
    Jan 02, 2014
  • Op-Ed: Remembering the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami: Transforming shared vulnerabilities through better preparedness, by Dr. Noeleen Heyzer and Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow
    Op-Ed: Remembering the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami: Transforming shared vulnerabilities through better preparedness, by Dr. Noeleen Heyzer and Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow
    On 26 December 2004, the world witnessed a devastating natural disaster with an impact that still reverberates nine years later. One of the strongest earthquakes ever recorded struck off the west coast of Aceh, Indonesia, triggering massive tsunami waves that cut a path of destruction across borders. The lack of tsunami warning systems in the region left coastal communities unprepared for the enormity of the devastation as cascading walls of water swallowed up lives and livelihoods.
    Dec 26, 2013
  • Latest Update on Politcal Situation in Thailand
    Latest Update on Politcal Situation in Thailand
    You can follow the updates and summary on present political situation in Thailand here.
    Dec 18, 2013
  • Celebration for His Majesty the King’s 86th Birthday Anniversary in Sri Lanka
    Celebration for His Majesty the King’s 86th Birthday Anniversary in Sri Lanka
    The Royal Thai Embassy, Colombo, together with Sri Lankan people and Thai citizens in Sri Lanka organized a number of events in Sri Lanka to celebrate the 86th Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, on 5 December 2013, as follows
    Dec 12, 2013