Prime Minister Surayud Chulanont has invited the Thai public to participate in projects launched as part of nationwide celebrations on the auspicious occasion of the 80th birthday anniversary of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
A special exhibition of rare photographs of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej on international royal visits and visits to Thailand by His Majesty’s guests is being held in celebration of His Majesty’s 80th birthday on December 5 this year.
The Government is proceeding with its plan to establish the Royal Private Film Archive as the place to preserve His Majesty the King’s moving and still pictures. The project is part of the celebrations of His Majesty’s 80th birthday this year.
A group of 20 Administrative Court judges were granted an audience with His Majesty the King at Chitralada Villa in Bangkok on 24 May 2007. His Majesty urged the top judges to help educate people and work for the survival of the nation.
A total of 80 sailing boats of the "Super Mod" Class will be used for a contest at the Hua Hin Regatta 2007, to be specially organized in celebration of His Majesty the King's 80th birthday anniversary this year.
After the celebrations of the 60th anniversary of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej's accession to the throne this year, the Government and the people of Thailand will continue to celebrate, because of another important occasion next year. It is the 80th birthday celebrations of His Majesty the King.
Preparations are now underway for the celebrations of His Majesty the King's 80th birthday on the 5th of December 2007. The period for the celebrations has been set from the 1st of January to the 31st of December 2007.