On 27 January 2022, H.E. Mr. Singtong Lapisatepun, Ambassador of Thailand, welcomed Dr. TAKEMURA Kotaro, Secretary-General of Japan Water Forum, at the Royal Thai Embassy.
On the said occasion, Dr. TAKEMURA hand-delivered the official invitation letter to invite H.E. General Prayut Chan-o-cha (Ret.), Prime Minister of Thailand, to the 4th Asia-Pacific Water Summit (APWS).Dr. TAKEMURA took this opportunity to brief the Thai side on the 4thAsia-Pacific Water Summit which will be held on 23-24 April 2022 in Kumamoto City. Both sides also exchanged views on water management in Thailand and Japan as well as in the region.