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Den norske ambassaden i Bangkok tilbyr praktikantopphold på seks måneder for en norsk universitets- eller høyskolestudent våren 2017. Kandidaten bør fortrinnsvis være i sluttfasen av studiene. Søknadsfrist: 2. oktober 2016.

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Photo: Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC).

Today, on Tuesday 20 September 2016, Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) hosted a conference titled ‘Power, vulnerability and agency in disaster risk reduction: A knowledge-exchange for sustainable development in Asia’ at Swissôtel Nai Lert in Bangkok.

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Det har nylig innruffet flere bombeeksplosjoner i Trang, Hua Hin, Phuket, Surat Thani, og Phang Nga i de sørlige delene av Thailand. Det er også rapportert om brannstiftinger bl.a. i Nakhon Si Thammarat og Krabi. Myndighetene synes å legge til grunn at dette er koordinerte aksjoner. Hittil er ingen nordmenn i Thailand meldt å være rammet. Det eksisterer trolig en forbindelse til den pågående.

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Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg. 
Photo: Norway-Asia Business Summit.

The annual Norway-Asia Business Summit was concluded in Singapore last week, with the participation of the Norwegian Prime Minister, Erna Solberg.

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Photo: The Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok.

Yesterday, The Norwegian Ambassador, Kjetil Paulsen, attended the Asian Law Students’ Association’s annual forum at the Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok. This year’s forum is named “Law and society”, and is being held in Bangkok between August 1 and August 7. The Ambassador was invited to give an introduction to the Norwegian judiciary and the Norwegian correctional system. He ended his...

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The Norwegian ambassador, Kjetil Paulsen, yesterday attended the opening of the International Seafood festival 2016 at Big C on Rajadamri Road. This was in connection with the ‘Thaifex – World of Food Asia 2016’ trade fair, where the ambassador attended the opening ceremony today. Thaifex is now the largest food and beverage trade fair in Asia, with 80,000 sqm of floor space and a record of 1,9...

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Photo: Sven Gj. Gjeruldsen, Det kongelige hoff.

This speech given by His Majesty The King has gone viral. The speech was given at the garden party hosted by Their Majesties The King and Queen at the Palace Park on 1 September 2016. Here you can read the full speech, translated from Norwegian.

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On Thursdag 18 August 2016 the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand hosted a seminar titled ‘Turning the tide: Partnership for sustainable and ethical Thai fisheries’. The seminar aimed to bring together Thai and international experts to exchange ideas, knowledge and experiences that can inspire Thailand to build a sustainable and ethical fishing industry.

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1300 people will take part at the sixth World Congress Against the Death Penalty in Oslo. . 
Photo: Foto: ECPM (Ensemble contre la peine de mort) .

Norway will host the sixth World Congress Against the Death Penalty in Oslo 21-23 June 2016. The Congress will attract 1300 participants from over 80 countries, including ministers, parliamentarians, academics, lawyers, and members of civil society.

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Here case officers from the Work Unit answer general questions regarding the rules and regulations that give grounds for a residence permit based on work in Norway. Follow them for regular updates! https://www.facebook.com/ArbeidsinnvandringUDI Here you can read more about the Facebook page .

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In 2005, after Thailand was seriously hit by the 2004 tsunami, the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD) and the Department of Fisheries (DOF) in Thailand entered into an agreement to carry out a cooperative project in the Andaman Sea.

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