Embassy strengthening up relation with Kanoya Kagoshima Prefecture
On 29 January 2020, Ambassador Singtong Lapisatepun assigned Mr. Romdej Phisalaphong, Minister-Counsellor to be the representative to welcomed Mr. Shuhei MIYAJI, Vice Mayor of Kanoya city, Kagoshima Prefecture at the Embassy.
Thailand and Kanoya city have good cooperation especially in sports. Previously, Kanoya was the host town for Thai volleyball national team to participate in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and after. Kanoya will also send high school volleyball representatives athletes to practice in Thailand. In addition, Kanoya shows its readiness for other athletes aside from volleyball to practice in the city as well.
The city of Kanoya also expressed their intention to export purple potatoes and Kurobuta pork to Thailand and to import agricultural products from Thailand. And also welcome Thai youngsters to practice in Kanoya in the future under the Japan Agricultural Exchange Council (JAEC) program.
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