Prime Minister Leading Inspection Tour in Koh Samui


Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin is leading an inspection tour in Koh Samui district, Surat Thani province today (Apr 7), having been scheduled to take part in a series of meetings and public engagements with local officials and scores of residents.

The day’s agenda begins with a live broadcast at 10:30 a.m., where the prime minister will oversee the progress of the large cruise terminal construction project at Laem Hin Khom. The development is part of a broader strategy to enhance tourism infrastructure and support economic growth in Surat Thani and the southern region.

At 11:15 a.m., the focus shifts to environmental stewardship with an inspection of the waste management solutions implemented at an incineration plant in Samui. The trip is dedicated to addressing environmental challenges and improving the quality of life for residents in nearby communities.

Continuing the day’s activities, at 1:20 p.m., Srettha is scheduled to visit a durian plantation operated by Chainarong Thongsuk to discuss agricultural innovation and support for local farmers, contributing to the agricultural sector’s sustainability.

The tour concludes with a live event at 2:00 p.m., during which Srettha is scheduled to meet with community members, visit an OTOP product exhibition, and lead a comprehensive meeting at the Koh Samui Municipal Office. An onsite meeting is also being held to discuss and advance Surat Thani’s future development plans.

The preceding is a press release from the Thai Government PR Department.

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.