New Thai Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin Visits Phuket

Phuket –

Thailand’s new Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin visited Phuket to discuss a Phuket International Airport extension and tourism development.

Our previous story:

Srettha Thavisin, the Prime Ministerial candidate from the Pheu Thai Party, has won the bicameral vote in Thai Parliament to become the country’s next prime minister.

Now for the update:

The 30th Prime Minister of Thailand Srettha arrived at the Phuket International Airport on Friday (August 25th) at about 11:00 A.M.. He discussed with executives of the airport the plans for an airport extension.

In the afternoon from 2:30 P.M. to 4:30 P.M., he met with business operators in Phuket to discuss development of the province. After that, at 5:00 P.M. he met with business operators on the Thalang Road in Phuket Old Town.

At 8:00 P.M. he met with business operators on the Bangla Road about tourism and proposals for later closing hours.

On Saturday (August 26th) he will meet with business operators in Phang Nga to discuss wellness tourism in the Andaman provinces before returning to Bangkok in the afternoon.

This article originally appeared on our sister website The Phuket Express.

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