Travel to Russia
From September 27 to October 2, 2017 the delegation of the Thailand-Russia Parliamentarians Friendship Group of the National Legislative Assembly of Thailand led by H.E. Mr. Surachai Leangboonleodchai, First-Vice President of the National Legislative Assembly of Thailand (NLA), visited Russia. During the trip, they visited Moscow and the Vladimir region.
In Moscow H.E. Mr. Surachai Leangboonleodchai had talks with H.E. Mr. Nikolay Fedorov, First Deputy Chairman of the Federal Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, and H.E. Mrs. Olga Epifanova, Deputy Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
The two sides expressed a mutual intention to strengthen the whole complex of Russian-Thai relations and to step up bilateral inter-parliamentary cooperation. They also agreed to continue the dialogue on the margins of the 137th Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly to be held from October 14 to18, 2017 in Saint Petersburg. The delegation of the National Legislative Assembly of Thailand will be again headed by H.E. Mr. Surachai Leangboonleodchai.
During the visit to the Vladimir region, the Thai delegation had meeting with Mrs. Olga Deeva, Head of Vladimir city, executives of the region’s administration and members of Legislative Assembly of the Vladimir region. They exchanged views on prospects of widening cooperation between regions of Russia and Thailand and increasing tourist exchanges.
In Moscow, Vladimir and Suzdal the guests enjoyed rich cultural program.