Dr. Sorajak Kasemsuvan (fourth from left), Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) President, recently presented awards to lucky winners of the “Japan Discovery by THAI” Photo Competition. Mr. Sittichoke Piamthongkham (fifth from left) received the first place prize and was awarded two Royal Silk Class tickets on the roundtrip route Bangkok-Sapporo. Mr. Phanit Phuriwat (second from left) received the second place prize and was awarded two Economy Class tickets on the roundtrip route Bangkok-Sapporo. Mr. Kazuhiro Ito (third from left), Executive Director, Japan National Tourism Organization, Bangkok Office, was also present at the award ceremony that took place at the Exhibition Hall on the first floor on Central Plaza Grand Rama 9.
“Japan Discovery by THAI” was organized by THAI’s e-Customer Relations Department in cooperation with Explorer Channel Company Limited, which publishes “Nature Explorer.” The general public was invited to compete in the photo competition by submitting photographs pertaining to Japan to the website during the period 1 November 2012 to 20 March 2013, whereby a total of 1,053 photographs were submitted.