Top Stories News

Top Stories

  • Merit making and offering food to the Buddhist monks on the occasion of New Year 2018 at Thaidy Restaurant in Madrid
    Merit making and offering food to the Buddhist monks on the occasion of New Year 2018 at Thaidy Restaurant in Madrid New
    On 11 January 2018, H.E. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain together with officials from Team Thailand and Thai community in Madrid made merit and offered food to the Buddhist monks on the occasion of New Year, organized by Thaidy Restaurant in Madrid. On this occasion, Phra Boonlua Chaiyo and Phra Trairong from Dhammaniwasa Temple in Germany preached Buddha's teachings to the Thai community. The Embassy would like to thank you Thaidy Restaurant and the Thai community for organizing this constructive event.
    Jan 19, 2018
  • Family Celebration for receiving blessing from inter religions for peace in Barcelona
    Family Celebration for receiving blessing from inter religions for peace in Barcelona
    On 10 December 2017, Mr. Bancha Yuenyongchongcharoen, Minister Counsellor, the Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid, attended the Family Celebration for receiving blessing from inter religions for peace and a seminar on "family as a school for love and peace", organized by Family Federation for World Peace and Unification at Espacio Elsa in Barcelona. This event will help build family and community of love and harmony which will also promote a strong Thai community in Spain.
    Jan 12, 2018
  • Thai Cooking Demonstration at the Christmas Bazaar in Matadero Art Center in Madrid
    Thai Cooking Demonstration at the Christmas Bazaar in Matadero Art Center in Madrid
    On 27 and 29 December 2017, the Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid conducted cooking demonstration at the Christmas Bazaar, organized by Madrid Town Hall at the Matadero Art Center. The Thai cooking demonstration, in which the Embassy demonstrated cooking of Pad Thai, received great attention from visitors to the Christmas Bazaar; with more than 60 people attended the show. The Embassy has provided participants with recipe and advise them on how to find ingredients as well as allowed participants to taste Pad Thai after the end of the show.
    Jan 04, 2018
  • ASEAN Bowling Tournament in Madrid
    ASEAN Bowling Tournament in Madrid
    On 18 November 2017, ASEAN Committee in Madrid (ACM) organized ASEAN Bowling Tournament at Bowling Chamartin Madrid. This activity was aimed to promote net working of cooperation between ACM and various sectors of Spain in areas of mutual benefit. There were about 25 participants from five ASEAN countries in Spain and their Spanish friends.
    Dec 28, 2017
  • Ambassador of Thailand to Spain hosts a farewell dinner in honour of H.E. Mr. Taleb Rifai, Secretary General of the UN World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO)
    Ambassador of Thailand to Spain hosts a farewell dinner in honour of H.E. Mr. Taleb Rifai, Secretary General of the UN World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO)
    On 15 December 2017, H.E. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain, hosted a farewell dinner in honour of H.E. Mr. Taleb Rifai, Secretary General of the UN World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) and his spouse, Mrs. Nisrine Shawwa Rifai, at the Residence of Thailand on the occasion of his tenure coming to a close at the end of December 2017. The event was attended by some high-ranking officials of Spain and members of the diplomatic corp.
    Dec 22, 2017
  • Reception for Diplomatic Corps and distinguished Spanish guest on the Occasion of the National Day of the Kingdom of Thailand, the Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty the Late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, and Father’s Day
    Reception for Diplomatic Corps and distinguished Spanish guest on the Occasion of the National Day of the Kingdom of Thailand, the Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty the Late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, and Father’s Day
    On 5th December 2017, Royal Thai Embassy hosted the Reception for Diplomatic Corps and distinguished Spanish guest on the Occasion of the National Day of the Kingdom of Thailand, the Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty the Late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, and Father’s Day in Thailand at the Villa Magna Hotel in Madrid, in which approximately 230 guests attended.
    In this occasion, Her Excellency Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain delivered a remarks, informing the significances of the National Day of the Kingdom of Thailand, the Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty the Late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, and Father’s Day in Thailand as well as the milestone of friendship and cordial cooperation between Thailand and Spain. In the same occasion, His Excellency Mr. Mr. Fidel Sendagorta, Director General of North America and Asia Pacific Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, delivered a remarks, congratulating Thailand on Her National Day and expressed Spain’s readiness to foster greater relations with Thailand in the years to come.
    Dec 10, 2017
  • Reception on the Occasions of the National Day of the Kingdom of Thailand, the Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty the Late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, and Father’s Day
    Reception on the Occasions of the National Day of the Kingdom of Thailand, the Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty the Late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, and Father’s Day
    On 3 December 2017, H.E. Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain, hosted reception for Thai Community in Spain on the Occasions of the National Day of the Kingdom of Thailand, the Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty the Late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, and Father’s Day in Thailand at the Thai Residence, in which approximately 80 members of the Thai community in Spain, as well as their Spanish guests attended.
    Dec 10, 2017
  • Thai Gastronomy and Cooking Demonstration in Cordoba
    Thai Gastronomy and Cooking Demonstration in Cordoba
    On 9 November 2017, Mrs. Ruttikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain, led Team Thailand (Office of Commercial Affairs in Madrid/Fiscal Policy Office in London/Board of Investment of Thailand Office in Paris) to attend the seminar
    “Lujo-Gourmet” organized by the University of Cordoba at Fundacion Cajasol, Cordoba, in which Thailand was chosen as the first invited country for this 3rd edition. The seminar is aimed at exchanging experiences and best practices in promoting premium/gourmet food products, and networking between public and private sectors and the University of Cordoba. There were over 120 participants, including students, professors, entrepreneurs and representatives of Cordoba’s local government, who also had the chance to taste fried acheta (house crickets) and fried chrysalis (silkworms) which could be regarded as Thailand’s novel food.
    After the morning session of seminar, the Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid organized a cooking demonstration of Thai food (Pad Thai which is Thai fried noodle and Yam Nua which is Thai spicy beef salad) by the chef from the Thai Residence. There were more than 50 participants, including food professionals, professors from the University of Cordoba, local media, who had the chance to taste the Thai dishes prepared during the cooking demonstration.
    Dec 04, 2017
  • Supporting fund given to Asociacion Amigos de Tailandia Samakkhi
    Supporting fund given to Asociacion Amigos de Tailandia Samakkhi
    On 26 October 2017, Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain gave supporting fund for an amount of 50,000 bahts to Asociacion Amigos de Tailandia Samakkhi to be used as expenses for the works of the Association in helping Thai people and Consular Affairs in the Year 2017. Mrs. Sareeya Chaemchoi, the President of Asociacion Amigos de Tailandia Samakkhi as representative of the Association received the said supporting fund at the reception room of the Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid.
    Dec 18, 2017
  • Team Thailand Meeting in Cordoba
    Team Thailand Meeting in Cordoba
    On 10th November 2017, Her Excellency Mrs. Rattikul Chansuriya, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain presided the 4th Team Thailand Meeting of 2017 at University of Cordoba. The meeting was attended by heads of Team Thailand Offices including the Office of Defence Attache in Madrid, Office of Economic and Financial Affairs in London, Office of Agricultural Affairs in Brussels, Office of Commercial Affairs in Madrid, and Thailand Board of Investment Office in Paris.
    The meeting discussed the outcome of activities and projects pursued by Team Thailand during the second half of 2017 as well as plan of action for the new budget year 2018, as well as means and ways to promote cooperation with Spain in several dimensions, namely trade and investment, political cooperation, cultural cooperation as well as defence cooperation.
    Nov 19, 2017
  • Ambassador  paid a visit to leading school of design in Valencia
    Ambassador paid a visit to leading school of design in Valencia
    On 2 November 2017, Ambassador of Thailand to Spain paid a visit to Escola d’Art I Superior de Disseny de Valencial, a leading school of design in Valencia and Spain, to meet the Institute’s professors and Management team. Both sides discussed about means and ways to promote cooperation between the Royal Thai Embassy and the Institute, particularly on the possibility of organizing the exhibition on Thai Silk and the design of Thai silk into clothing and other products.
    In this occasion, the professors and management team of Escola d’Art I Superior de Disseny de Valencia expressed their interest in learning in greater detail about Thai silk and the opportunity that students can learn more about Thai silk and the design that fits day-to-day usage.
    Nov 12, 2017
  • The Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid in collaboration with ASEAN Committee in Madrid organized ASEAN Talk at Complutense University of Madrid
    The Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid in collaboration with ASEAN Committee in Madrid organized ASEAN Talk at Complutense University of Madrid
    On 26 October 2017, the ASEAN Committee in Madrid (ACM), in collaboration with Complutense University of Madrid in organized ASEAN Talk on "ASEAN in the Changing International Landscape and the Way Forward¨ with an aim to raise awareness on ASEAN on the occasion of commemorating the 50th anniversary of the establishment of ASEAN with H.E. Mr. Enrique Manalo, Undersecretary for Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Philippines and H.E. Dr. Hassan Wirajuda, Former Foreign Minister of Indonesia as speakers.
    On this occasion, there were ASEAN exhibition and cultural performances. The Royal Thai Embassy in Madrid presented the exhibition on "Thailand's Path toward Sustainable Development" in honor of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej and a medley of the musical compositions of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej performed with Khim, Thai musical instrument. ASEAN Cocktail reception was also served. Thai Chicken Green Curry Fried Rice and Thai Grilled Chicken were the dishes served by the Royal Thai Embassy. There were about 200 participants from students, academics, diplomatic corps as well as public and private sectors in Madrid.
    Nov 08, 2017
  • 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