On 4 December 2012, the Royal Thai Consulate-General in Dubai hosted a reception to celebrate the Auspicious Occasion of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s 85th Birthday Anniversary and Thai National Day at the Fountain Terrace, Ritz Carlton DIFC Hotel, Dubai. The event was attended by H.E. Mariam Mohammed Khalfan Al Roumi, Minister of Social Affairs, as the Guest of Honour, along with distinguished guests including dignitaries from the Government authorities of Dubai and the Northern Emirates, members of the diplomatic corps, private sector, representatives from Team Thailand and the Thai Community, as well as the local media.
On this occasion, the Consulate-General displayed an exhibition board on His Majesty’s Royal Activities, as well as information about Thailand. Additionally, a traditional Thai performance called “Khon” was performed and a variety of famous and favourite Thai dishes were served.