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News & Activities

  • Ambassador of Thailand to Sri Lanka hosts a dinner for Minister of Social Empowerment and Welfare, and Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development of Sri Lanka
    Ambassador of Thailand to Sri Lanka hosts a dinner for Minister of Social Empowerment and Welfare, and Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development of Sri Lanka
    On 27 July 2016, His Excellency Mr. Nopporn Adchariyavanich, Ambassador of Thailand to Sri Lanka, hosted a dinner for Honourable Mr. S. B. Dissanayake, Minister of Social Empowerment and Welfare of Sri Lanka (right), and Honourable Mr. Mahinda Amaraweera, Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development of Sri Lanka (left).
    Dec 19, 2016
  • Announcement - Further details regarding online visa appointment
    Announcement - Further details regarding online visa appointment
    Announcement - Further details regarding online visa appointment
    Aug 18, 2016
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Sri Lanka hands over a bank draft to Minister of Disaster Management of Sri Lanka as a disaster relief from the Royal Thai Government for the victims of the recent flood and landslides in Sri Lanka
    Ambassador of Thailand to Sri Lanka hands over a bank draft to Minister of Disaster Management of Sri Lanka as a disaster relief from the Royal Thai Government for the victims of the recent flood and landslides in Sri Lanka
    On 15 June 2016, His Excellency Mr. Nopporn Adchariyavanich, Ambassador of Thailand to Sri Lanka, met with Honourable Mr. Anura Priyadarshana Yapa, Minister of Disaster Management of Sri Lanka, and Mr. Kathiramalai Yoganathan, a representative of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka, to hand over a bank draft at the amount of 10,390,689.94 Sri Lankan rupees (or approximately 2,500,000 baht) which is the donation from the Royal Thai Government to the Sri Lankan Government as a disaster relief for the victims of the recent flood and landslides in May 2016 in Sri Lanka.
    Dec 19, 2016
  • Announcement - Tourist Visa Information
    Announcement - Tourist Visa Information
    Announcement - Tourist Visa Information
    Jun 15, 2016
  • The Merit Making Ceremony on the Seventieth Anniversary Celebrations of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s Accession to the Throne, 9 June 2016
    The Merit Making Ceremony on the Seventieth Anniversary Celebrations of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s Accession to the Throne, 9 June 2016
    On the auspicious occasion of “The Seventieth Anniversary of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s Accession to the Throne” on 9 June 2016, the Royal Thai Embassy in Colombo organized the merit making ceremony at Gangaramaya temple in Colombo on 9 June 2016.
    Aug 01, 2016
  • Online Visa Appointment System
    Online Visa Appointment System
    The Royal Thai Embassy wishes to announce that the Embassy launches “the online visa appointment system”.
    Oct 14, 2018
  • Announcement
    Announcement
    SINCE 1 JULY 2016, 3 TYPES OF VISA FEES AND PASSPORT ISSUANCE FEE WILL BE CHANGED
    May 30, 2016
  • Bidding Diplomatic Cars of Royal Thai Embassy
    Bidding Diplomatic Cars of Royal Thai Embassy
    Bidding Diplomatic Cars of Royal Thai Embassy
    1. Mercedes Benz S350 Year (Black) Year 2004 - Estimated market value 3,800,000 LKR (November 2015)
    2. Mitsubishi Space Wagon (Silver) Year 1999 - Estimated market value 1,550,000 LKR (November 2015)
    Bidding letters must state the name, bidding price, address, contact number and signature of the bidders enclosed with copies of bidders’ ID cards. The bidders must be the same persons as the buyers. The Embassy will sell the cars to the winning bidders only. The bidding letters must be handed to the Royal Thai Embassy (29A Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 7) by 16.00 hrs of 3 June 2016. Interested bidders can see the vehicles at 43 C W W Kannangara Mawatha, Colombo 7 on 24 and 31 March 2016 at 14.00 – 15.00 hrs. For Further information, please contact 0117526500 ext. 207 (Mr. Kammon).
    Bidding price is the price which the bidder will pay to the Embassy and it does not include taxes, fees or other relevant expenses. The winning bidders must take responsibility for all taxes, fees and other expenses relevant to the transfer of ownership.
    May 30, 2016
  • The Official Visit of His Excellency Mr. Somkid Jatusripitak, Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand, to Sri Lanka on 8-11 March 2016
    The Official Visit of His Excellency Mr. Somkid Jatusripitak, Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand, to Sri Lanka on 8-11 March 2016
    The official visit to Sri Lanka of H.E. Mr. Somkid Jatusripitak, Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand, on 8-11 March 2016 marked a forward step in the new era of Thailand-Sri Lanka relations. As a follow-up to the official visit to Thailand on 1-4 November 2015 of H.E. Mr. Maithripala Sirisena, President of Sri Lanka, this visit successfully brought about several concrete outcomes with an emphasis on mutual economic benefits. Among the 129 Thai delegates, 63 of which from the private sector also involved in this journey to promote and enhance the business relations between Thailand and Sri Lanka.
    Mar 22, 2016
  • Visa Issuance of the Royal Thai Embassy in Colombo
    Visa Issuance of the Royal Thai Embassy in Colombo
    In the past few months, the Royal Thai Embassy has received complaints regarding the visa issuance process, the Embassy wishes to make clarification as follows:
    1. The Embassy provides consular services according to the rules and regulations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand which are general and similar to other Embassies in Colombo.
    Feb 11, 2016
  • Announcement regarding Visa matter
    Announcement regarding Visa matter
    Since 1 February 2016 applicants ... are required to fill in and sign on both application and document checklist forms.
    Since 15 February 2016, visa issuance will take 5 working days (after the day of submission).
    Jan 22, 2016
  • Announcement regarding  the Multiple Entry Tourist Visa”  (METV)
    Announcement regarding the Multiple Entry Tourist Visa” (METV)
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Colombo wishes to inform that the Royal Thai Government has introduced the “Multiple Entry Tourist Visa” (METV), which will be effective from 13 November 2015 onwards.
    Nov 02, 2015
  • “Bike for Dad” in Colombo
    “Bike for Dad” in Colombo
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Colombo organized the “Bike for Dad” activity in the afternoon of 11 December 2015 at the Arcade Independence Square. 170 participants from the Thai community in Sri Lanka and the Sri Lankan people who are friends of Thailand joined the bike riding with the Embassy’s staff.
    Apr 27, 2016
  • “Bike for Dad” in Colombo
    “Bike for Dad” in Colombo
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Colombo organized the “Bike for Dad” activity in the afternoon of 11 December 2015 at the Arcade Independence Square. 170 participants from the Thai community in Sri Lanka and the Sri Lankan people who are friends of Thailand joined the bike riding with the Embassy’s staff.
    Dec 23, 2015
  • The 88th Birth Anniversary of H.M. King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand
    The 88th Birth Anniversary of H.M. King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand
    The Royal Thai Embassy organized a reception on the auspicious occasion of 88th Birth Anniversary of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand on 3rd December 2015 at 19.00-21.00 hrs. at Kingsbury Hotel, Colombo. Sri Lankan Ministers, high ranking officials and businessmen, diplomatic corps, Thai nationals who live in Sri Lanka as well as Sri Lankan media representatives around 270 persons joined the reception.
    Dec 23, 2015