Ambassador Tanee welcomes telecommunications executives from Thailand

On 30 January 2023, H.E. Mr. Tanee Sangrat, Ambassador of Thailand to the U.S. welcomed Clinical Professor Dr. Sarana Boonbaichaiyapruck, Chairman of the Office of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC), together with NBTC Commissioners and executives from the Ministry of Digital Economy and Society, the Telecommunications Association of Thailand under the Royal Patronage and leading telecommunications business operators in Thailand who made a study trip to the U.S. on U.S. policy and best practices for 5G deployment hosted by the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA).

Mr. Sithisakdi Apichatthanapath, Deputy Regional Manager for Asia of the USTDA gave a briefing on the cooperation between the USTDA and Thai agencies to advance Thailand’s sustainable infrastructure development including developing EV ecosystem, advancing plastic recycling, promoting Thailand as a regional medical hub and supporting Thailand’s goals on the BCG economy model. Ambassador Tanee expressed his readiness to work closely with the USTDA to further promote the cooperation on those sectors for tangible results to elevate Thailand’s economic capacity.

On this occasion, Ambassador Tanee hosted a dinner for the delegation at his residence.