On November 27, Srettha Thavisin, the Prime Minister of Thailand, and Anwar Ibrahim, the Prime Minister of Malaysia, met at the Sadao border gate in Songkhla province to deliberate on enhancing economic, tourist, and security relations. They discussed the status of the four collaborative task groups they had formed during their prior meeting in October 2023, which dealt with commerce, tourism, agriculture, and security. Increasing border and bilateral trade was one of the main topics of talk. The Thai premier suggested holding a joint trade commission meeting and signing an agreement on cross-border goods transportation. In addition, both parties talked about the construction of a second bridge and a connecting road from the Sadao border post to Malaysia's Bukit checkpoint, which will connect the Sungai Kolok region of Narathiwat.
Her Royal Highness Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana Rajakanya is scheduled to preside over the official opening of the Princess’s Cup Thailand 2023 at the Royal Stable Unit, Sanam Pao, Phahonyothin Road, in Bangkok, at 17.00 hr on 11 December.
Prime Minister and Finance Minister Srettha Thavisin on 9 December 2023 presided over the opening of Thailand Biennale Chiang Rai 2023 at the Chiang Rai International Art Museum in Mueang district, the northern province of Chiang Rai.
Thailand has been selected as a site for the establishment of the China Automotive Technology and Research Center (CATARC), which reflects the country’s readiness to become a major global automotive production base.
Government Spokesperson Chai Wacharonke stated that Thailand and Hong Kong have jointly launched cross-border QR payment, which provides a fast, secure, and easily accessible cross-border retail payment service to people travelling between Thailand and Hong Kong.
Songkran, traditional Thai New Year festival, has been inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Srettha Thavisin, in his intervention at the APEC Economic Leaders’ Retreat, emphasized the prioritization of climate change and the Bangkok Goals on Bio-Circular-Green (BCG) Economy.
Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Srettha Thavisin has urged investors to invest more in Thailand, saying that the country is ready to work with all partners from around the world, be they old or new, public or private.
Minister of Justice Pol. Col. Tawee Sodsong has instructed all relevant sectors in the southern border provinces to join forces in tackling the drug problem and preventing drug abuse, while drug dealers must be severely punished.
Thai business people in the southern border provinces and their counterparts from Malaysia and Singapore have discussed their trade and investment opportunities in a business matching event organized by the Southern Border Provinces Administrative Center (SBPAC).
The Government has encouraged educational institutions in the southern border provinces to use research and innovations in advancing the development of the deep South, improving local people’s quality of life, and strengthening economic stability.
The Government has invited people to visit the latest OTOP fair, which will give a boost to local products under the Foundation for the Promotion of Supplementary Occupations and Related Techniques (SUPPORT), established by Her Majesty Queen Sirikit The Queen Mother.
The day of 28 July marks the birthday of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Phra Vajiraklaochaoyuhua (Rama X). Thai people have carried out various activities to show their loyalty to His Majesty the King on the occasion of his 71st birthday anniversary this year.
His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Phra Vajiraklaochaoyuhua and Her Majesty Queen Suthida Bajrasudhabimalalakshana have graciously appointed Mr. Chirayu Isarangkun Na Ayuthaya, Privy Councilor, as Their Majesties’ representative to deliver humanitarian assistance to the people of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar affected by Cyclone Mocha.