January 14, 2021 Russian Ambassador to Thailand E.Y. Tomikhin paid a visit to courtesy of the Minister of Finance of Thailand Akhom Temphittaypaisit.
During the meeting, the current issues of bilateral cooperation in the financial and banking spheres were discussed, including the prospects for use of MIR cards and mutual calculations in national currencies in Thailand. The Minister stressed the interest of the Thailand side in connecting Russian companies to the implementation of large investment projects in the field of infrastructure here. There was an exchange of views on the current socio-economic situation in Thailand and the region related to the ongoing COVID-19. pandemic.