New Thai PM 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.

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.