Den thailandske hærsjefen erklærte torsdag 22. mai at de militære har overtatt makten i landet og at den sivile regjeringen er avsatt. Portforbudet som ble innført samtidig ble 13. juni opphevet for hele Thailand, men militære unntaksbestemmelser gjelder fortsatt. Sikkerhetssituasjonen i Bangkok og landet for øvrig er rolig og udramatisk. Det er foreløpig ingen grunn til bekymring for norske...

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Welcome to the website of the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok.

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On 10 November, H.E. Kjetil Paulsen, Norwegian Ambassador to Thailand together with Mr. Shane Wright, Executive Director of Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) and Dr. Eivind A. Martinsen, Deputy Director of the Norwegian Meteorological Institute (MET Norway) opened a partnership dialogue meeting and workshop to improve the utilization of meteorological data visualization in disaster risk...

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Det er bare to måneder siden jeg tiltrådte som ambassadør i Thailand. Jeg har imidlertid prioritert å sette meg inn i det viktige arbeidet som gjøres ved våre to honorære konsulater, i Pattaya og i Phuket.

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As we mark the 12th World Day against the Death Penalty, we jointly call for a world which respects human dignity. The death penalty, one of the most complex and divisive issues of our time, continues to question the fundamental values of our societies and to challenge our understanding of criminal justice.

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An interview with Torunn Aas Taralrud, the new Regional Director for Innovation Norway in Southeast Asia.

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A delegation from the Norwegian Embassy visited the Mahidol University and students from Myanmar who receives scholarship co-funded by the Norwegian government. The students, from different courses and ethnic backgrounds, expressed gratitude at the event held on November 20th.

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Et hundretalls unge «utvekslere» fra en lang rekke land møttes til kurs og opplæring i Bangkok i slutten av oktober

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2014 Nobel Peace Prize recipients Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai. 
Photo: (Kailash Satyarthi) Senado Federal. (Flickr)/(Malala Yousafzai) Prime Minister’s Office (Flickr).

The Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 has been awarded the Indian child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi and the Pakistani children’s education activist Malala Yousafzai.

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The British Embassy Bangkok, the Royal Norwegian Embassy, the Embassy of Republic of Colombia, The Embassy of Republic of Indonesia, the Embassy of Republic of Korea, the Stockholm Environment Institute and the Global Green Growth Institute on September 19th handed over the “New Climate Economy (NCE) Report” to Mr. Arkhom Termpittayapaisith, Secretary General of the National Economic and Social...

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"Education is key to reducing poverty. The Norwegian Government therefore intends to double its development assistance to education in countries affected by extreme poverty, crisis and conflict. It is particularly important for us to ensure that more girls have access to education," says Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg.

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