On December 25, 2015 H.E. Mr. Kirill Barsky, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Kingdom of Thailand, was received by Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand General Tanasak Patimapragorn. The Ambassador extended his New Year greetings to the Deputy Prime Minister and wished him all the best.
An in-depth discussion on plans of Russian-Thai cultural cooperation ensued with an emphasis on preparation of the joint celebration of 120th Anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Russia and Thailand. The two sides also exchanged views on ways of expanding tourist exchanges, including raising the number of Thai tourists travelling to Russia and increasing Thai investments in the Russian tourism industry.