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  • Thai delegation attended IBTM World 2019 and Smart City Expo World Congress 2019 in Barcelona
    Thai delegation attended IBTM World 2019 and Smart City Expo World Congress 2019 in Barcelona New
    The Royal Thai Embassy welcomed a delegation of Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau, led by H.E. Mr. Anutin Charnvirakul, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Health, and a delegation of Digital Economy Promotion Agency, led by Mr. Teeranun Srihong, Chairman of Digital Economy Promotion Agency’s Board of Commissioners, who visited Barcelona to attend IBTM World 2019 and Smart City Expo World Congress 2019, respectively.
    Nov 21, 2019
  • Representative of the Embassy participated in the event aimed to promote Muay Thai in Spain
    Representative of the Embassy participated in the event aimed to promote Muay Thai in Spain
    On 19 October 2019, representative from the Royal Thai Embassy participated in the seminar and Muay Thai training “Bangrajan Event,” which took place at Gimnasio Madrid Box in Rivas. The highlight of the event was the instruction and techniques provided by Namsaknoi Yuttakarnkumtorn, well-known Thai boxer. Approximately 100 participants from Spain and other countries in Europe joined the event to learn the original Muay Thai techniques.
    Namsaknoi’s fighting skills is much admired in Spain as well as his style of “wai kru.” He is considered one of the Thai boxers who has the most “wai kru” style.
    Oct 22, 2019
  • Charge d'affaires met with promoters of Muay Thai in Spain
    Charge d'affaires met with promoters of Muay Thai in Spain
    On 18 October 2019 Charge d’affaires of the Royal Thai Embassy met with the promoters of Muay Thai in Spain, who extended invitation to Namsaknoi Yuttakarnkumtorn, well-known Thai boxter to train Muay Thai for those who are interested in Muay Thai in Spain. Both sides discussed on ways and means to promote and preserve the originality of Muay Thai.
    The meeting was followed by the Thai luncheon for the delegation.
    During the past 2 – 3 years, Muay Thai has gained popularity in Spain. In Madrid there are more than 30 gyms that offer Muay Thai training and more Spanish have gone to Thailand to learn the original Muay Thai.
    Oct 22, 2019
  • The Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid organized activities to commemorate the Passing of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid organized activities to commemorate the Passing of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great
    On 10th October 2019, the Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid organized activities to commemorate the Passing of His Majesety King Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great at the Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid. Activities include merit-making as well as commemoration ceremonies. The event is participated by members of the Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid, Team Thailand in Madrid, as well as Thai citizens residing in Spain.
    Oct 11, 2019
  • Halal & Muslim Friendly Tourism Workshops
    Halal & Muslim Friendly Tourism Workshops
    On 3 October 2019, Halal Institute of Cordoba (IH), in collaboration with Halal International Tourism (HIT) and European Tourism Association (ETOA), organised “Halal & Muslim Friendly Tourism Workshops” at Arabic House in Madrid. The activity is aimed at creating awareness of business opportunities in the Muslim-Friendly Tourism.
    At the seminar, Mr. Aree Binprathan, a Thai Academic who joined a delegation of Thai experts in Halal tourism to visit Spain last June, was invited to share Thailand’s best practices and experiences in the development of Muslim-Friendly Tourism.
    Oct 10, 2019
  • ASEAN Film Festival Madrid 2019
    ASEAN Film Festival Madrid 2019
    ASEAN Committee in Madrid organized ASEAN Film Festival Madrid 2019 at Cine Estudio del Circulo de Bellas Artes in Madrid during 2-6 October 2019. The Festival, which was the 1st ASEAN Film Festival in the Spanish capital, aim at promoting ASEAN culture among the Spanish public and creating awareness of the ASEAN Film industry’ potential among Spanish movie buyers. The Thai films shown during the festival were “Bad Genius” and “Brother of the Year”.
    Oct 08, 2019
  • ASEAN Family Day
    ASEAN Family Day
    On 5 October 2019 , Team Thailand and Thai community in Spain joined in “ASEAN Family Day 2019” at the Residence of the Indonesian Ambassador to Spain. There were about 100 participants from five ASEAN countries in Spain joining this activity whose goal is to enhance relationship between the people of ASEAN countries in the European country.
    At this event, apart from dancing exercise, ASEAN traditional games for adults and children; such as, musical chair, coconut shell race, and golden voice competition. ASEAN Food lunch was also served. "Thai chicken gravy with rice and ruam mitr" were the dishes served by Royal Thai Embassy.
    Oct 08, 2019
  • ASEAN Film Festival Madrid 2019 Press Conference
    ASEAN Film Festival Madrid 2019 Press Conference
    On 26 September 2019, ASEAN Committee in Madrid organised a press conference at the Indonesian Embassy to promote ASEAN Film Festival Madrid 2019.
    It is the first ASEAN film festival in the Spanish capital city whereby 10 Southeast Asian films will be screened during 2-6 October 2019 at Circulo Bellas Artes in Madrid.
    Two Thai movies, namely, Brother of the Year (Nong, Pee, Teerak) and Bad Genius (Chalard Games Gong), will be screened at the Festival.
    Sep 26, 2019
  • Fashion Show for the the Finalists of Thai - Spanish Fashion Award
    Fashion Show for the the Finalists of Thai - Spanish Fashion Award
    On 12 September 2019, the Royal Thai Embassy joins hand with the Spanish Embassy in Thailand and Lal Labuya Association in Spain, organized Fashion Show for the three finalists in the Thai – Spanish Fashion Award at the Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid. The event was attended by 260 members of the Spanish Government, diplomatic corps, and private sectors, as well as members of the Spanish fashion society. The winner of the competition was Mr. David Decalle, who will be designing the Thai silk for the Spanish delegation for the 19th edition of the Thai Silk Road to the World event in Bangkok in November 2019.
    Sep 16, 2019
  • Team Thailand in Madrid participated in the ASEAN Day Ceremony
    Team Thailand in Madrid participated in the ASEAN Day Ceremony
    On 8 August 2019, Team Thailand in Madrid participated in the ASEAN Day Ceremony, hosted by the Embassy of Indonesia to commemorate the 52nd Anniversary of the foundation of ASEAN. At the ceremony, representatives of Spanish public and private entities, diplomatic corps and ASEAN community in Spain were present.
    In his remarks, Ambassador of Indonesia, Chair of the ASEAN Committee in Madrid, stressed on the development of ASEAN since its establishment, its contribution to the regional stability, its priorities which include the conclusion of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) and the ASEAN Outlook on Indo-Pacific, envisioning a prosperous, peaceful and inclusive ASEAN and beyond.
    Aug 08, 2019
  • Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid visited the Port of Huelva
    Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid visited the Port of Huelva
    On 5-6 August 2019, a delegation of the Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid visited the Port of Huelva in the south of Spain. In 2018, the Port of Huelva, halal-certified by Halal Food and Quality, a Halal certify body in Spanish city of Valencia, was the 6th most important port of the European country. Thanks to increasing business activities at the Port, its Authority has decided to improve the Port’s facilities and expand its terminal to serve with the rising demand of its customers.
    During the visit to the Port, Ms. Kongsri met with Mr. Jose Ignacio Alvarez-Ossorio, General Manager of the Port Authority of Huelva and Mr. Francisco Jimenez, Operation Manager of Yilport Holding Huelva, a container terminal and operator in the Port of Huelva to discuss on the promotion of economic relations between Thailand and Spain. Representatives of the Port wish to see more Thai products entering Spain through the Port of Huelva and encourage Thai private sector to seek business opportunities at the Port, situated in the Spanish region of Andalucia.
    Aug 08, 2019
  • Mobile Consular for Thai Workers at the Town of Olmillos, the Province of Soria
    Mobile Consular for Thai Workers at the Town of Olmillos, the Province of Soria
    On 3rd August 2019, the Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid organized a mobile consular activity for Thai citizens working in the agricultural field in the town of Olmillos, Soria Province. In this occasion, the delegation from the Embassy visited the camp of the workers and discussed about their living condition.
    The members of the Embassy were welcome by the executives of Florette, the employer of the Thai worker, who is content with the Thai workers.
    After the mobile consular and meeting with the employer, the Embassy hosted lunch for the 70 Thai workers and friends of Thailand in Olmillos.
    Aug 05, 2019
  • Thai Ambassador to Spain attended monthly meeting of ASEAN Committee in Madrid
    Thai Ambassador to Spain attended monthly meeting of ASEAN Committee in Madrid
    On 23 July 2019, H.E. Mr. Krerkpan Roekchamnong, Thai Ambassador to Spain attended monthly meeting of ASEAN Committee in Madrid (ACM) at Indonesian Residence in Madrid. Besides exchanging views on current political situation in Spain and ASEAN, the ACM also discussed on activities to be carried out in 2019 to further strengthen relations between Spain and ASEAN in all dimensions, including ASEAN Film Festival and ASEAN Education Forum.
    Indonesian Ambassador, host of the Meeting and ACM Chair, has invited Mr. Tomas Gonzalez, President of Spain-ASEAN Business Association, and the Association’s Board Members to attend the meeting, whereby both sides talked about joint efforts and cooperation to further enhance economic relations between Spain and ASEAN.
    Jul 24, 2019
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs co-hosted  the Responsible Business and Human Rights Forum.
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs co-hosted the Responsible Business and Human Rights Forum.
    The Department of International Economic Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, together with the Ministry of Justice, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP), the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) co-hosted the Responsible Business and Human Rights (RBHR) Forum during 12 – 13 June 2019 at the United Nations Conference Center, Bangkok.
    Jul 22, 2019
  • Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid brought a delegation from the city of Almeria, Spain, to visit Chiang Mai
    Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid brought a delegation from the city of Almeria, Spain, to visit Chiang Mai
    Besides the meetings with authorities in Bangkok, Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid took the delegation from the city of Almeria, Spain, comprising of representatives from the University of Almeria, Tecnova Technology Center, Andalucian Institute of Agriculture and Fisheries Research and Training and Almeria Provincial Government, to visit Chiang Mai.
    At the northern province of Thailand, the Spanish delegation had the fruitful meetings with Highland Research and Development Institute (Public Organization), Royal Projects Foundation, Maejo University and Chiang Mai University during 11-12 July 2019 where they exchanged knowledge and information on horticulture and greenhouse technology for warm climate. The delegation also visited Royal Agricultural Station Inthanon to observe the development of greenhouse technology in Thailand.
    As the result of the meetings, Kasetsart University Kampangsaen Campus, Maejo University and Chiang Mai University are interested in signing an MoU to strengthen cooperation education, particularly the exchange of students and researchers with University of Almeria whose expertise is Agricultural Sciences. Moreover,Tecnova Technology Center and Andalucian Institute of Agriculture and Fisheries Research and Training will look into the possibilities of doing joint research and training on greenhouse technology with Departmemt of Agriculture, Royal Projects Foundation and Highland Research and Development Institute (Public Organization) and Royal Projects Foundation.
    Jul 15, 2019