During 19 – 22 September 2011, H.E. Kamthorn Sithtichoti ,Ambassador of Thailand to the Republic of Peru travelled to Iquitos, the capital of the region of Loreto, located to the northeastern part of Peru, in order to discuss way and means to enhance bilateral cooperation as well as to look for the possibility to promote bilateral trade and investment.
During this visit, the Ambassador had opportunities to meet and discuss bilateral and cooperation issues with the Region of Loreto’s high -ranking officials from both private and public sector for example the President of the Region of Loreto, Vice Mayor of Maynas, Regional Director of Agricultural affairs and President of the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Tourism. He was impressed by the warm welcome along the trip.
Ambassador took this opportunity to promote bilateral cooperation between Thailand and Peru in all aspects especially under the context of trade & investment , tourism and agriculture. It was also a great opportunity to get the first hand experience about the potential and need of the local area for determining the appropriate joint cooperation in the future. Besides, the Royal Thai Embassy in Lima has also established connections with the local authorities which would help facilitate the future cooperation and missions of the Embassy.