On 24th February 2015, Mr. Kyoei Yanagisawa, President of International Manpower Development Organization (IM Japan) along with the Management Team paid a courtesy visit to H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag, on the occasion that the Ambassador came to take his position at the Royal Thai Embassy. The Ambassador asked for IM Japan's corporation to help support trainees that come from Thailand and also discussed on strategies to develop the potentiality of trainees in order that it can be useful for their career in the future.
IM Japan is an organization instituted by the Government of Japan who organizes the "Technical Intern Training Program" and has a signed agreement with Department of Employment, Ministry of Labour on Thailand to send trainees from Thailand to Japan. Currently, there are about 30 trainees from various fields sent over to Japan under the organization's training program.