PHUKET PROPERTY INVESTMENT:
- Facts about the Consulate -
Located at the Royal Place condominium in Samkong, opposite Tesco Lotus, the new office is the only other Chinese consulate in southern Thailand. The first is located in Songkla province.
Students from the ASEAN Phuket Thai Hua School and teachers from Prince of Songkhla University's Confucius Institute entertained the event's 300 guests with a variety of cultural performances.
Phuket Governor Nisit Jansomwong and an entourage of officials from Phuket and Phang Nga welcomed Chinese Ambassador to Thailand HE Ning Fukui and Vice Consul General Mrs Wang Huijuan, head of the new Phuket Consular Office.
Also in attendance was Consul General of The People’s Republic of China in Songkhla, HE Zhang Jinxiong.
Ambassador Fukui said the establishment of the Phuket Consular Office demonstrated the Chinese Government's dedication to developing friendly relations between China and southern Thailand.
As well as providing assistance to the approximately one million Chinese tourists visiting Phuket annually – about one fifth of the total number of foreign visitors to the island each year – consular services will include processing of visa applications for study and travel.
China in Thailand: In addition to China's consulate in Phuket, China has 4 other representations in Thailand. These representations include an embassy in Bangkok consulates in Chiang Mai, Khon Kaen, and Songkhla.
Thailand in China: Thailand has 9 representations in China. These representations include an embassy in Beijing consulates in Chengdu, Guangzhou, Kunming, Nanning, Qingdao, Shanghai, Xiamen, and Xian.
The Chinese consulate is one of 180 foreign representations in Thailand, and one of 17 foreign representations in Phuket.
The Chinese consulate in Phuket is one of 263 Chinese diplomatic and consular representations abroad.
- Chinese Consulate in Phuket, Thailand
96/69 Royal Place By Pass Road
- (+66) 76-304 180
- (+66) 76-304 302
- HEAD OF MISSION
- Wang Huijuan, Vice-Consul