... Manager of Hokuto Bank’s Tokyo Branch, paid a courtesy call on H.E. Mr. Singtong Lapisatepun, Ambassador of Thailand to Japan.
Mr. SAITO played a key role in founding the Akita – Thailand Friendship Association when he was the Chairman of Hokuto Bank. On this occasion, both sides discussed the close relations between Thailand and Akita through various activities held by the Akita –Thailand Friendship Association and cooperation during the 2020Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics in 2021. The discussion also touched upon potential cooperation on wind energy innovation which is in line with Thailand’s BCG Economy Model.
... ascendance to the throne of King Maha Vajiralongkorn as well as the current political climate and the economy of Thailand, which is steady and ready for investment.
Akita is one of the prefectures of Japan that cooperates closely with Thailand. The Hokuto Bank is the local bank of Akita and it has the main role of enhancing relations, with support from the Governor and the Akita-Thailand Friendship Association.
... Honourable Mr. Norihisa Sakata, Governor of Akita, and had meetings with Akita Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Executives of Hokuto Bank, respectively. He also gave a lecture at the reception to commemorate the 1
anniversary of the establishment of ... ... and expressed his hope for further enhancement of the relations, especially in areas such as people-to-people exchanges and cooperation between Thai and Akita SMEs.
... the same opinion regarding Akita Prefectural Government and the Royal Thai Embassy working hand in hand in all aspects, especially in trade and investment. Ambassador also encouraged Akita Prefectural Government to fully utilize the Memorandum of Cooperation between the Ministry of Industry, Kingdom of Thailand, and Akita Prefectural Government, Japan, as well as the memorandum between the Board of Investment of Thailand and Hokuto Bank, which were co-signed when the governor visited Thailand in October 2013.
Over 100 Akita businesspersons attended Thailand Investment and Trade Seminar on 17 February 2014. Ambassador gave an opening speech and shared information on last ...