On 16 June 2021, H.E. Mr. Singtong Lapisatepun, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand, held a meeting with Mr. NOBUTANI Kazushige, President of Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), with the participation of JETRO executive and officials. They exchanged views on issues of mutual interest. They agreed to continue close cooperation between the Royal Thai Embassy and JETRO.
... collaboration with Japan- Thailand Business Forum (JTBF), invited Prof. Akira Kojima, Trustee& Visiting Professor of the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS) and Adjacent Professor of Ritsumeikan University (Kyoto), to give a lecture on Japan’s current economic situation at the Embassy. There were 15 participants from the Thai authorities in Tokyo attending the event.
On 31 March 2015, The Ambassador met Mr. Norihiko Ishiguro, Vice-Minister for International Affairs, Ministry of Economy Trade and Industry (METI) in order to introduce himself to his new position and to discuss many issues such as Dawei Special Economic Zone, opening market for Thai Agriculture products by Japan, pushing forward the JTEPA and exchange opinions about negotiations on TPP with Japan.
On 10 June 2014, Royal Thai Embassy Minister Singtong Lapisatepun, Minister Phatai Sooksommai of Commercial Affairs Office and Minister Salil Wisalswadi of Economic and Investment Affairs Office, briefed the delegation from the Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM), led by its Chairman, Mr. Prasong Poontaneat. They touched upon Japan’s trade and investment opportunity and prospect of expanding trade and investment cooperation between Thailand and Japan.
On 17 November 2014, Mr. Singtong Lapisatepun, Minister of the Royal Thai Embassy,Tokyo, welcomed a delegation from the Office of the Public Sector Development Commission and gave a briefing on Japan-Thailand Economic Partnership Agreement
and the Guidelines to promote on Public Sector Development
. The delegation visited Japan during 15 – 19 November 2014 under a training program trip on Competency Development for Certified Government Management Consultant....
... friendly ties.
Moreover, Thailand and Japan have maintained strategic partnership at bilateral, regional and international levels. The two countries share a common goal of promoting peace and security as well as development of the region.
Economically, Japan has been Thailand’s top investor for more than half a century. Thousands of Japanese companies have their branch offices in Thailand and have seen their products become part of Thai people’s daily lives. Concurrently, trade between the two countries ...
March 2014, Minister Singtong Lapisatepun gave a lecture at the seminar organized by the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) of the Cabinet Office, Government of Japan. In his talk under the subject “What Japan should do more at the time of crisis” to officers of the Cabinet Office, Minister Singtong talked about his experience in the wake of the Great East Japan Earthquake in March 2011 and assistance from ...
On 15 October 2015, H.E. Ambassador Sihasak Phuangketkeow hosted a lunch for Mr. Takayuki Ueda, Vice-Minister for International Affairs, Ministry of Economy Trade and Industry. On this occasion, they discussed about trade, SME, Dawei Special Economic Zone and TPP
... 2015, H.E. Ambassador Sihasak Phuangketkeow attended a press conference related to Thailand-Japan relations.
On 30 September 2015, H.E. Ambassador Sihasak Phuangketkeow attended a press conference related to Thailand-Japan relations. He spoke about economic cooperation since Japan is an important partner country of Thailand. In addition, the Ambassador also talked about the current political situation in Thailand. The press conference, which was attended by about 20 media representatives, received a good response.