Ambassador Tanee consults in a 2nd meeting with Thai Businesses in the US
On 2 March, 2023, Ambassador Tanee Sangrat held the 2nd hybrid meeting with Thai entrepreneurs, Thai restaurant owners, and representatives from Thai businesses in the U.S. The meeting was also joined by Ms. Supawadee Yamgamol, Minister (Commercial Affairs), and representatives from Team Thailand offices in the U.S.
Ambassador Tanee provided updates on the Embassy’ recent activities to promote Thai businesses in the U.S. including creating political and government networks in the U.S., visiting the West Coast and Texas, visiting Florida to attend the 32nd Asian Culture Festival. Ambassador Tanee also shared the progress in the establishment of the Thai Restaurant Association in the U.S. and Thai Town in the DC-Maryland-Virginia area.
In addition, Mr. Treerat Iamurairat, the owner of Blue Elephant Thai Restaurant in Bakersfield, California, shared his experience and advices on how to employ Thai nationals to work at restaurants in the U.S.