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  • Cooking demonstrations of Thai food in Asturias, Spain.
    Cooking demonstrations of Thai food in Asturias, Spain.
    On 26 September 2017, the Royal Thai Embassy brought a Thai chef from the Thai Residence to conduct a cooking demonstration of Thai food and dessert at the Training Center for Hospitality Companies (Centro Integral de Formacion de Empresas Hosteleras) in Oviedo and UMAMI Culinary School in Gijon, located in Spain’s northern region of Asturias. The event was attended by many students and the general public who had a chance to taste the Thai food prepared by the chef.
    Oct 11, 2017
  • ASEAN Committee in Madrid visited Duran Jewelry Shop and Intergift & Madrid Joja Fairs 2017 in Madrid
    ASEAN Committee in Madrid visited Duran Jewelry Shop and Intergift & Madrid Joja Fairs 2017 in Madrid
    On 20 September 2017, Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain in collaboration with Office of Commercial Affairs, Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid organized a program for ASEAN Committee in Madrid (ACM) to visit Duran Jewelry Shop in Madrid, a well known jewelry producer and seller which has imported precious stone from Thailand more than 40 years. The ACM was welcomed by Mr. Juan Miguel Albarracin, President of Duran Group. After that ACM proceeded to participate in the opening ceremony of Intergift & Madrid Jewelry Fairs 2017 at IFEMA, which was officially opened by Ms. Engracia Hidalgo, President of the Board of IFEMA and Counsellor of Economy, Employment and Finance of the Community of Madrid. The ACM took this opportunity to visit booth of various countries including Duran Booth and Indonesian Booth.
    Sep 29, 2017
  • Thailand explores cooperation with Alícia Foundation in order to develop novel food and future food
    Thailand explores cooperation with Alícia Foundation in order to develop novel food and future food
    On 22 September 2017, HE. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain, visited Alícia Foundation in Sant Fruitós de Bages, Barcelona, and met with Mr. Toni Massanés Sánchez, Director of Alícia Foundation, and Ms. Eva Garcia, Management and Coordination, to learn about Alícia Foundation´s expertise in food technology and explore cooperation between Alícia Foundation and National Food Institute of Thailand in developing a curriculum of Thai culinary food as a prototype for food industry to serve the demand of novel food and future food, conducting joint research on food for particular groups, and sharing information on food industry to help creating networks and business matching between Thailand and Spain.
    Sep 29, 2017
  • ASEAN Committee in Madrid visited Vigo, Galicia
    ASEAN Committee in Madrid visited Vigo, Galicia
    On 17 September 2017, ASEAN Committee in Madrid (ACM) was invited by Indonesian Ambassador to Spain to visit Vigo, an important maritime industry, fishery, tourism and service hub in Galicia, and participated in launching ceremony of the Navy Training Ship of Indonesia built in Vigo, "KRI Bima Suci" which will be used as a joint training ship for ASEAN Navy Cadets in the future. Mr. Abel Caballero, Mayor of Vigo was the guest of honour on the said event. This training ship left Vigo Port in the afternoon of September 18 and will arrive Jakarta within the next two months.
    On 18 September 2017, ACM held the monthly meeting on the ship. Four ASEAN Ambassadors and the CD of the Philippines also gave short remarks to the Navy cadets about the role of ACM in raising awareness on ASEAN Community in Spain.
    Sep 26, 2017
  • The 1st ASEAN Familay Day in Madrid at the Residence of Indonesian Ambassador to Spain
    The 1st ASEAN Familay Day in Madrid at the Residence of Indonesian Ambassador to Spain
    The 1st ASEAN Familay Day in Madrid at the Residence of Indonesian Ambassador to Spain
    On 16 September 2017, H.E. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain led officials from Team Thailand in Spain together with their local staffs and Thai students in Spain to participate in the 1st ASEAN Family Day in Spain, organized by ASEAN Committee in Madrid at the Residence of the Indonesian Ambassador to Spain. This activity was aimed not only to enhance relationship between the people of ASEAN countries in Spain but also to raise awareness on the establishment of ASEAN Community. There were about 200 participants from five ASEAN countries in Spain and their Spanish friends.
    At this event, apart from warm-up exercise, ASEAN traditional games for adults and children such as musical chair, three-legged race, tug of war and ping-pong relay race and golden voice competition, ASEAN Food lunch was also served. The famous "Pad Thai" and "Thai chicken rice and ruam mitr" were the dishes served by Royal Thai Embassy.
    Sep 26, 2017
  • Closing of the Consular Section on 26 October 2017
    Closing of the Consular Section on 26 October 2017
    Due to the Royal Cremation ceremony of His Majesty the Late King of Thailand, the Embassy will close the consular service on Thursday 26 October 2017 and will resume service on Friday 27 October 2017.
    Sep 25, 2017
  • An evening reception to promote Thai Cuisine and Culture and the launching of Dvicio's new single "No Te Vas" filmed in Thailand
    An evening reception to promote Thai Cuisine and Culture and the launching of Dvicio's new single "No Te Vas" filmed in Thailand
    On the 12th of September 2017, the Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid hosted an evening reception to promote Thai Cuisine and Culture at the Thai Residence. On the same occasion, Sony Music Group Spain in association with the Royal Thai Embassy launched the new single "No Te Vas" of Sony Music' Spanish band- DVICIO, whereby high representatives from The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Education of Spain, members of diplomatic society in Madrid, members of the press as well as CEOs of Sony Music Spain attended the event. The event was launched by Her Excelleny Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain and Mr. Jose Maria Barbat President of Sony Music Spain and Portugal.
    Sony Music Spain has cordial relations and keen interest in Thailand and Thai culture. The song 'No Te Vas' by DVICIO, whose music video was filmed in Bangkok and Phuket, is a testament to the band's enthusiasm in Thailand and her culture.
    Sep 14, 2017
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Spain paid courtesy call on Minister of Foreign Affairs of Andorra
    Ambassador of Thailand to Spain paid courtesy call on Minister of Foreign Affairs of Andorra
    On Thursday 10 August 2017 Her Excellency Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain, paid a courtesy call on Her Excellency Maria Ubach, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Principality of Andorra at Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Andorra.
    In this occasion, Her Excellency Ambassador of Thailand congratulated Her Excellency Minister of Foreign Affairs on her assumption to office and pledged Thailand's commitment to promote further relations with Andorra, particularly in the field of trade and investment, culture, and medical tourism.
    Ambassador of Thailand also updated each other on current political and economic developments in Thailand and Andorra. As well, both sides discussed and exchanged views on current global and regional situations.
    Aug 14, 2017
  • Ambassador hosted dinner in honour of Minister of Labour
    Ambassador hosted dinner in honour of Minister of Labour
    On 13 July 2017, H.E. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain hosted dinner in honour of General Sirichai Distakul, Minister of Labour of Thailand and the high-level delegation from Ministry of Labour of Thailand during their visit to study Spain’s good practices in promoting safety and occupational health for workers.
    Jul 14, 2017
  • Meeting of the ASEAN Committee in Madrid (ACM) and the Assumption of new Chairmanship
    Meeting of the ASEAN Committee in Madrid (ACM) and the Assumption of new Chairmanship
    On 11 July 2017, the ASEAN Committee in Madrid (ACM) held a meeting to review activities and projects aimed towards cooperation with Spain and discussed plan of action of the Committee in the next 6 months. The Committee also exchanged information of the recent cooperation between ASEAN and EU.
    At the end of the meeting, the Chairmanship of ACM was transferred from Her Excellency Ambassador of Indonesia to His Excellency Ambassador of Malaysia who will be Chair during July – December 2017.
    On this occasion, the Committee expressed its high appreciation to Her Excellency Ambassador of Indonesia for her tirelessly devotion as chair the ACM throughout her 1 year Chairmanship.
    Jul 13, 2017
  • The Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid in collaboration with ASEAN Committee in Madrid organized ASEAN Business Forum at Chamber of Commerce of Zaragoza
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid in collaboration with ASEAN Committee in Madrid organized ASEAN Business Forum at Chamber of Commerce of Zaragoza
    On 4 July 2017, the ASEAN Ambassadors to Spain paid courtesy call on Mr. Pedro Santisteve, Mayor of Zaragoza at Town Hall on the occasion that the ASEAN Committee in Madrid (ACM), in collaboration with Chamber of Commerce of Zaragoza, organized an ASEAN Business Forum on "Trade and Investment Opportunities in ASEAN" with an aim to raise awareness on ASEAN on the occasion of commemorating the 50th anniversary of the establishment of ASEAN and the 40th anniversary of the ASEAN-EU relations. There were about 50 participants from public and private sectors in Zaragoza.
    The ASEAN Ambassadors briefed the meeting on the investment promotion policies of each countries and business opportunity for Spanish business sector to invest more in the region. In this regard, H.E. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain thanked the proactive initiative of the Chamber of Zaragoza in organizing a trade mission to Thailand last year and encouraged that more Zaragoza private sectors to explore the vast opportunities in Thailand. H.E. the Ambassador delivered the information focusing on Thailand's key policies and projects which include Thailand 4.0, digital economy, the development on Eastern Economic Corridor, along with BOI's incentives for foreign investment. Apart from that, she invited the Spanish companies to also consider using Thailand's linkage location in setting up International Headquarter or International Trading Center in Thailand. The one-on-one meeting after the Forum was also drew much interest for Spanish business sector.
    Jul 07, 2017
  • The Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid in collaboration with ASEAN Committee in Madrid organized ASEAN Business Forum at headquarter of CEOE in Madrid
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid in collaboration with ASEAN Committee in Madrid organized ASEAN Business Forum at headquarter of CEOE in Madrid
    On 28 June 2017, the ASEAN Committee in Madrid (ACM) in collaboration with CEOE (Confederation of Employers and Industries of Spain) and Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness of Spain organized an ASEAN Business Forum on "Trade and Investment Opportunities in ASEAN" with an aim to raise awareness on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of ASEAN and the 40th anniversary of the ASEAN-EU relations. There were about 100 participants from public and private sectors of Spain.
    The ASEAN Ambassadors briefed the meeting on the investment promotion policies of each countries and business opportunity for Spanish business sector to invest more in the region. Some of the CEOs of Spanish companies also shared their experience in doing business in ASEAN during which, INDRA's Operations Director for Asia Pacific, Mr. Jorge Garcia shared his company experience in doing business in Thailand.
    On this Occasion H.E. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain gave a presentation on "Thailand's economic potential", focusing on Thailand's key policies and projects which include Thailand's Eastern Economic Corridor, Thailand 4.0, digital economy, BOI's incentives for foreign investment as well as inviting Spanish companies to set up international headquarters in Thailand.
    Apart from the business forum and the one-on-one meeting which got much interest for Spanish business sector, ASEAN Food Cocktail reception was also served. The famous "Pad Thai" and "green curry fried rice" were the dishes served by Royal Thai Embassy.
    Jul 06, 2017
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Spain hosted luncheon reception in honour of new Ambassador of Spain to Thailand
    Ambassador of Thailand to Spain hosted luncheon reception in honour of new Ambassador of Spain to Thailand
    On 19 June 2017, H.E. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain hosted luncheon in honour of H.E. Mr. Emilio de Miguel Calabia, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Spain to Thailand and Mrs. Maria Nellie Cortez Apuya, spouse at the Thai Residence. The Luncheon was joined by high-level officials of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Spain, leading Spanish companies interested in expanding business to Thailand, as well as leading Spanish media. The Luncheon reflected good will for the Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid, the Spanish Embassy in Thailand as well as Spanish private sector and media to strengthen their network and further promote bilateral cooperation between Spain and Thailand in all aspects.
    Jun 28, 2017
  • Thai Gastro Days at NH Collection Hotel, Madrid
    Thai Gastro Days at NH Collection Hotel, Madrid
    On 23 May 2017, H.E. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain, gives welcoming remarks at a press conference on Thai Gastro Days at NH Collection Hotel, Madrid. The event is aimed to promote Thai cuisine in Spain and will be held at NH Collection Hotel during 14-17 June 2017, which a well-known Thai chef will especially come here for the event. After the remarks, there is a cooking demonstration of Phad Thai, one of the most famous Thai dishes, by the chef of the Residence of Thailand followed by a VDO presentation on Thai gastronomy and tourism.
    May 24, 2017
  • Closing of the Consular Section on 26 October 2017
    Closing of the Consular Section on 26 October 2017
    Due to the Royal Cremation Ceremony of His Majesty the Late King of Thailand, the Royal Thai Embassy in Spain will close the Consular Section on 26 October 2017 and will resume service on 27 October 2017.
    Sep 25, 2017