On 24th October 2012 at Phuket Community Hall, Assistant Interior Minister – Mr.Wongsak Sawasphanish presided over the opening ceremony of a seminar entitled “Prepare to Become a Happy Family”. Also in attendance at the seminar were Phuket Vice Governor – Mr.Jamroen Thippayapongthada, President of the Thai Foreign Spouse Association – Mrs.Kamokrat Limsamurt Booth and a number of members from the afore mentioned association.
Mr.Jamroen said “This activity is aimed at Thai & foreigner partnerships, and is to give them an idea on how to adjust in their married lives.”
The Thai Foreign Spouse Association is a voluntary organization which focuses on giving information and training to mixed couples in relation to family & immigration laws, divorce, litigation, child care and legal rights with regards to their partner’s estates.
This seminar gave training about the rights and duties of the married couples; VISA processes, how to register their marriage and how to keep a long married life with the differences in culture.
Photo courtesy of Thai Foreign Spouse Association