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Courtesy Call by the Mr, Paitoon Songkaeo, Consul General of the Kingdom of Thailand in Kota Bharu, Kelantan

Mr. Paitoon Songkaeo, the newly appointed Consul General of Thailand in Kota Bharu, Kelantan paid a courtesy call on Mr. Mohd Afandi Abu Bakar, Consul General of Malaysia at the latter’s office on 8 April 2016.


2.         During the call, Mr. Paitoon expressed his gratitude for good relations between his office and the office of the Consulate General of Malaysia in Songkhla.  He stated that the relationship between two offices is in a good term; and he expressed hope that the cooperation will continue for the benefit of Malaysia-Thailand.


3.         The Consul General of Malaysia reciprocated the good word by Mr. Paitoon and looking forward to work together with his office. In addition, the Consul General of Malaysia informed Mr. Paitoon that MATRADE will be organizing the Border Trade Expo that is scheduled to be held in Kelantan, Malaysia tentatively on 14-16 August 2016. Thus, the Consul General of Malaysia have requested Mr. Paitoon to encourage more participation from the Thailand’s business community to that expo.