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  • Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid received Chairperson of Global Summit of Women Spain
    Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid received Chairperson of Global Summit of Women Spain New
    On 15 Jan 2020, Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid received Ms. Margarita De Cos, Chairperson of Global Summit of Women (GSW) Spain and had a discussion regarding participation of GSW Spain and its delegation at the Global Summit of Women 2020 in Thailand during 23-25 April 2020. The Summit, which will celebrate its 30th Anniversary this year, aims at empowering women and promoting their business opportunities. It is expected that 1,000 women leaders in business and government from all over the world attending the Summit.
    Jan 15, 2020
  • A Reflection on Thailand’s ASEAN Chairmanship in 2019
    A Reflection on Thailand’s ASEAN Chairmanship in 2019 New
    Thailand’s ASEAN Chairmanship officially ended on 31st December 2019. ASEAN continues to carry the torch by handing over the Chairmanship to Viet Nam according to the tradition of alphabetical rotation of the Chairmanship amongst Member States. Like the stalks of padi in its emblem, ASEAN’s progress is the result of the accumulated efforts of all its members, inspired by their forefathers and driven by shared interests. Nonetheless, if one might ask what legacy the Thailand’s Chairmanship has left for future citizens of ASEAN, there are a few things we can proudly mention.
    Jan 15, 2020
  • High-level executives of the Port of Barcelona met with Chargé d’affaires, a.i., and Director of Thailand’s Commercial Office in Madrid
    High-level executives of the Port of Barcelona met with Chargé d’affaires, a.i., and Director of Thailand’s Commercial Office in Madrid
    On 20 December 2019, high-level executives of the Port of Barcelona met with Chargé d’affaires, a.i., and Director of Thailand’s Commercial Office in Madrid regarding the interest of the Port to organize a trade mission to Thailand in 2020 to strengthen trade and commercial relations between Thailand and Spain.
    Dec 23, 2019
  • ASEAN Talk: “ASEAN-EU Partnership: Promoting Connectivity for Sustainability”
    ASEAN Talk: “ASEAN-EU Partnership: Promoting Connectivity for Sustainability”
    On 17 December 2019, the ASEAN Committee in Madrid (ACM), in collaboration with Elcano Royal Institute, organized ASEAN Talk, titled “ASEAN-EU Partnership: Promoting Connectivity for Sustainability”at Hyatt Regency Hesperia Madrid. At the ASEAN Talk, H.E. Mr Don Pramudwinai, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, gave a keynote remarks to raise awareness on ASEAN among the Spanish public, to strengthen relations between ASEAN and Spain and to enhance to role of Thailand as the ASEAN Chair of 2019.
    Dec 18, 2019
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand, was the head of Thai delegation to the 14th ASEM Foreign Ministers (ASEM FMM14), held in Madrid
    Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand, was the head of Thai delegation to the 14th ASEM Foreign Ministers (ASEM FMM14), held in Madrid
    H.E. Mr. Don Pramudwinai, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand, was the head of Thai delegation to the 14th ASEM Foreign Ministers (ASEM FMM14), held in Madrid, Kingdom of Spain, during 15-16 December 2019.
    At the meeting, the Foreign Minister shared his vision on how to enhance multilateralism in Asia and Europe, which is the main theme of the meeting this year. At the margin of the Meeting, the Foreign Minister had bilateral meetings with a number of heads of delegation in order to strengthen cooperation and relations between Thailand and other ASEM countries.
    Dec 18, 2019
  • The Ministry of Culture of the Kingdom of Thailand brought to Madrid an exhibition titled “ASEAN Cultural Year 2019
    The Ministry of Culture of the Kingdom of Thailand brought to Madrid an exhibition titled “ASEAN Cultural Year 2019
    The Ministry of Culture of the Kingdom of Thailand brought to Madrid a digital, interactive exhibition titled “ASEAN Cultural Year 2019” during 11-15 December 2019. The exhibition was shown at Casa Asia as part of the ASEM Cultural Festival, a side line event of the 14th ASEM Foreign Ministers Meeting (ASEM FMM14), held to strengthen the cultural ties between ASEM member states.
    Dec 18, 2019
  • The Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid welcomed the young delegation from ASEM member states
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid welcomed the young delegation from ASEM member states
    On 13 December 2019, the Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid welcomed the young delegation from ASEM member states, including 2 Thai students, who participated in the 9th Model ASEM, the side line event organized annually by the Asia – Europe Foundation (ASEF) at the margin of ASEM ministerial meeting and ASEM Summit.
    On the occasion, they exchanged views with Ms. Natenapa Kongsri, Chargé d’affaires, a.i., on diplomacy and international relations, with emphasis on the work conducted by the Embassy to further strengthen Thailand-Spain bilateral relations.
    Dec 18, 2019
  • The Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid welcomed Minister of Natural Resources and Environment
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid welcomed Minister of Natural Resources and Environment
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid welcomed H.E. Mr. Varawut Silpa-archa, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment, who visited Spain during 9-13 December 2019 to participate in the High-Level Segment of the 2019 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP25) held in Madrid. At the COP25, the Minister gave a speech reiterating the Thai government’s commitment in coping with the climate change.
    Dec 18, 2019
  • Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid joined a meeting between TCELS and CDTI
    Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid joined a meeting between TCELS and CDTI
    On 2 December 2019, the Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid joined a meeting between Thailand Center for Excellence for Life Science (TCELS), and Spanish Center for Industrial and Technological Development (CDTI). Since the signing of the MOU between TCELS and CDTI in 2016, both sides have developed research and development cooperation in the field of life since on health. During this visit to Spain, TCELS will meet with leading private sectors in Granada’s health cluster to further expand areas of cooperation that could be of mutual benefit for both countries.
    Dec 03, 2019
  • The 5th Global Rubber, Latex & Tyre Expo 2020
    The 5th Global Rubber, Latex & Tyre Expo 2020
    The 5th Global Rubber, Latex & Tyre Expo 2020 will be held at Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Centre (BITEC). This international exhibition will showcase the latest rubber products, technologies, research and innovation. It is expected that major players in this field from 45 nations will participate. Further information can be obtained from http://www.grte-expo.com/marketing.php
    Dec 03, 2019
  • 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
    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