On 19 July 2019, H.E. Mr. Soonthorn Chaiyindeepum, Ambassador of Thailand to Sweden together with representatives from Team Thailand offices in Stockholm attended the 122nd Commemoration of King Chulalongkorn’s visit to Ragunda on 19 July 1897, at Chulalongkorn’s Pavilion in Ragunda, Sweden. Mr. Mikael Westin, Mayor of Ragunda, representatives from the Ragunda Municipality and Tourism Board of Ragunda, Ms. Supatra Chirathivat, Executive Vice President, Office of Policy Management for Corporate and CSR, Central Group, representatives from the Thai – Swedish Foundation 1897, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Association in Sweden, local people and Thai community also attended the ceremony.
H.E. the Ambassador also took this opportunity to hold meeting between the Embassy and the Ragunda Municipality together with all stakeholders involved to discuss renovation of the Pavilion which symbolized the strong foundation of friendship and cordial ties between Thailand and Sweden for over a century and further development of the Pavilion and surrounding area in a sustainable manner.