Etter den militære maktovertakelsen i Thailand 22. mai 2014 styres landet av en utpekt, militærdominert regjering. Sikkerhetssituasjonen er overveiende rolig og udramatisk. Internasjonal flytrafikk til og fra Thailand og innenlandsk transport opererer som normalt.

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

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The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has published a new booklet of minifacts about Norway. Find it here .

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World Press Freedom Day is celebrated on 3 May. "World Press Freedom Day is an opportunity to remind the world of the importance of defending freedom of expression and the right to have a free press. It is disturbing to see that the number of countries in the world in which there is full freedom of the press is falling. Safeguarding freedom of the press is an important part of the Government’s...

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The Embassy hosted a successful screening of the award-winning documentary «No Word for Worry» at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Thailand.

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Erik Svedahl, Minister Counsellor, released a turtle after an Annual Meeting January 28th 2015 on post-tsunami cooperation in aquaculture development with the Department of Fisheries (DOF) in Phuket.

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Yaya Urassaya Sperbund, Mr. Kjetil Paulsen and his wife Mrs. Pia Gjermundsen

On May 17th the Norwegian Ambassador to Thailand, Mr. Kjetil Paulsen, opened up his residence for a celebration of the Norwegian national day with Norwegian hot dogs (“pølse i brød/lompe”), salmon, waffles and ice cream. An orchestra played for the 200 people in attendance, and the children played traditional games. Thai-Norwegian celebrity Yaya Urassaya Sperbund also joined in on the...

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Photo: 2015 Cannes Film Festival.

The Thai film “Cemetery of Splendour” was selected to be screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival. The film is co-produced by Norwegian producers Eric Vogel and Ingunn Sundelin in Tordenfilm AS, and supported by the Norwegian South Film Fund.

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Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister Sar Kheng. 
Photo: UN-ACT.

The world's only multilateral forum, which focuses exclusively on human trafficking, celebrates its 10th anniversary in Phnom Penh.

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Medical Director at Pattaya Memorial Hospital, Dr. Chamadol Rattanasawasd, together with Brita Ve Magnusson and Einar Davis from the Royal Norwegian Embassy, Hanne Grøstad and Anita Johansen from Helfo Abroad, and Kerstin Kampen from NAV International.

There are thousands of Norwegians in Thailand at any given time, and some of them will, of course, need medical attention. As a form of quality control, the Embassy routinely visits the hospitals that are most frequently used by Norwegians in Thailand.

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Chairperson of the African Union Commission Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende today signed a strategic partnership agreement. ‘This is a historic step for Norway’s engagement in Africa,’ said Mr Brende.

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