New Zealand Embassy Bangkok, Thailand

17-07-14

The New Zealand Thai Chamber of Commerce is calling for applications for its Executive Director position.

09-07-14

Each year on 25 April, ANZAC Day in Thailand is commemorated by conducting a Dawn Service and Gunfire Breakfast at Hellfire Pass and a Memorial Service and Wreath Laying Ceremony at Kanchanaburi Allied War Cemetery.

Details on the 2015 ANZAC events are in the document attached below.

 

14-06-14

On 22 May 2014, the Royal Thai Army announced that the military had taken control of the government of Thailand. Martial law is in place across Thailand and gives the military certain expanded powers to enforce law and order. There is an increased military presence in Bangkok and the surrounding provinces. The Chief of the Royal Thai Army has assured the safety of all foreigners in Thailand.

02-06-14

Statement by Hon Murray McCully, Minister of Foreign Affairs

Foreign Minister Murray McCully has urged the leaders of Thailand’s coup to set an earlier timetable for holding elections.

“We remain deeply concerned at the military’s suspension of democracy in Thailand,” Mr McCully says.

"General Prayuth Chan-ocha, has said that it could take at least a year to hold elections and this is far too long in New Zealand's view.

25-03-14

The New Zealand General Election will be held on Saturday 20 September 2014.

Who can enrol and vote

You are eligible to enrol and vote if you:

17-03-14

The New Zealand Aid Programme wishes to offer up to 4 New Zealand - ASEAN Scholars Awards (NZ-AS) to Thai candidates for full-time postgraduate study at one of nine eligible New Zealand institutions. Click here for more details (PDF, 225KB)

17-03-14

The New Zealand Aid Programme wishes to offers up to 10 New Zealand - ASEAN Scholars Awards (NZ-AS) to Myanmar candidates for full-time postgraduate study at one of nine eligible New Zealand institutions. Click here for more details (PDF, 214KB)

10-03-14

An online toolkit is now available for New Zealand exporters to help tell the New Zealand story overseas.

10-03-14

The African Union Handbook 2014 is a comprehensive guide to the African Union system and how it works.

23-01-14

Large scale political demonstrations continue throughout Thailand, with the majority occurring in Bangkok. There have been violent incidents involving explosive devices and firearms in the vicinity of protest activities in Bangkok, resulting in injuries and deaths. Further attacks could occur both day and night.

Of interest

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United Nations Handbook 2013-14

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Registering your overseas travel made easier

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Registering your overseas travel made easier

New Zealand General Election 2014

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