On June 20, 2016, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand, H.E. Mr. Bansarn Bunnag and his spouse, on behalf of the ASEAN Committee in Tokyo, hosted a dinner at the Ambassador’s Residence in honor of H.E. Mr. Manuel Moreno Lopez, the Ambassador of the Republic of the Philippines to Japan and H.E. Mr. Khenthong Nuanthasing, the Ambassador of the Lao People's Democratic Republic to Japan on the occasion that they will complete their tenure in Japan soon.
On this occasion, the Ambassadors of ASEAN countries exchanged views and opinions on how to enhance the cooperation between ASEAN countries and ASEAN's role in Japan.