On 23 October 2020 Mr. YAMAGUCHI Yoshinori, Governor of Saga Prefecture, hosted a dinner in honour of Ambassador Singtong Lapisatepun and spouse, on the occasion of his visit to Saga Prefecture during 23-25 October 2020 at the Governor’s invitation.
On 23 October 2020, Ambassador Singtong Lapisatepun, presided over the wreath-laying and religious ceremony on the occasion of King Chulalongkorn Memorial Day at Nittaiji Temple, Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture. Consul-General of Thailand to Osaka, Consul-General of Thailand to Fukuoka, Honorary Consul-General of Thailand in Nagoya as well as officials of the Team Thailand also participated in the ceremony.
On 21 October 2020, H.E. Ambassador Singtong Lapisatepun delivered the Opening Remarks during the first Web Seminar organized by Yamagata & Thailand Friendship Association (YTFA). The seminar aims to provide better understanding about Thailand’s current situation during COVID-19 and was attended by more than 100 audiences online.
On 21 October 2020, the Royal Thai Embassy in Tokyo held a merit-making ceremony to celebrate the 120thanniversary of the birth of Her Royal Highness Princess Srinagarindra Mahidol, Queen Grandmother of Thailand at Wat Paknam Japan. Ambassador SingtongLapisatepun and officials of the Team Thailand in Tokyo as well as their spouses attended the ceremony and made a merit by offering food and necessities to the monks.
On 19 October 2020, Mr. NAGASAKI Kotaro, Governor of Yamanashi prefecture, invited Ambassador Singtong Lapisatepun and Madam Porndee, along with 20 Diplomatic corps in Japan to visit Yamanashi Prefecture.
On 16 October 2020, H.E. Ambassador Singtong participated in “The 300th ASEAN Committee in Tokyo (ACT) Virtual Meeting” chaired by H.E. Mr. Myint Thu, Ambassador of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and Chair of the ACT. Embracing the new normal amidst the ongoing COVID-19, the Meeting was held through online means. During the Meeting, participating Ambassadors and representative shared information and exchanged views on the recent situation in Japan as well as regional issues.
On 15 October 2020, Mr. MASAKI Hiroshi, Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Executive, Global Commercial Banking Business Unit, MUFG Bank, Ltd. paid a courtesy call on Ambassador Singtong Lapisatepun.
On 13 October 2020, Ambassador Singtong Lapisatepun presided over the ceremony in remembrance of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great at the Royal Thai Embassy’s Hall. Officials of the Team Thailand in Tokyo and their spouses also attended the ceremony and joined in the wreath-laying and candle-lighting to commemorate the demise of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great.
On 12 October 2020, Mr. MORITA Takahiro, Chief Representative of JICA Thailand and Ms. MIYAZAKI Katsura, former Chief Representative of JICA Thailand, paid a courtesy call on Ambassador Singtong Lapisatepun and discussed the cooperation between Thailand and Japan in various areas.
On 12 October 2020, Mr. MITSUMATA Hiroki, the former Chairman of JETRO Bangkok and the current Secretary-General, Secretariat of Intellectual Property Strategy Headquarters, Cabinet Office, paid a courtesy call on Ambassador Singtong Lapisatepun to bid farewell as he will complete his assignment at the Cabinet Office.