Ambassador of Thailand meets Rep. John Carter (R-TX, 31), Chair of Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies, House Committee on Appropriations

On 10 March 2023, Ambassador Tanee Sangrat met with Representative John Carter to discuss Thai-US relations, cooperation on military relations, Thai investment in Texas, the Embassy’s plan to support Thai startups and SMEs in Austin as well as the House Resolution to commemorate 190th Anniversary of diplomatic relations between Thailand and the United States, which received support from Representative Carter.

Rep. Carter is a former member of the Friends of Thailand Caucus who values Thailand as a long-standing and “loyal ally” of the United States. Rep. Carter also expressed his interest in and is exploring the possibility of leading a congressional delegation to Thailand this year.