Mr. Nond Kalinta (second from left), Acting Vice President, Sales Department, Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI), together with Mr. Arnuphap Kittikul (fifth from left), THAI General Manager of Japan, together welcomed Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat (third from left), Thailand’s Minister of Tourism and Sports, as Chairman of the 19th Thai Festival 2018, and H.E. Bansan Bunnag (fourth from left), Ambassador of Thailand to Tokyo. The event was held at Yoyogi Park in Tokyo’s Shibuya area in collaboration with the Royal Thai Embassy in Tokyo, Japan, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, Tokyo Metropolitan Government, and Shibuya Ward Office. THAI held a promotional booth to boost sales and publicity and provided four roundtrip tickets from Tokyo to Bangkok that was raffled off in a lucky draw.
THAI participates in the Thai Festival in Tokyo annually. More than 300,000 people participated in this year’s event, including Thai restaurants, shops that sold local Thai products, and Royal Project products. Approximately 160 booths were set up to promote Thai products and various activities were held.