The meeting with the Honorary Consul of Thailand in Gothenburg.

          On 3 October 2022, Ambassador Kanchana Patarachoke, together with Ms. Natharikorn Sethasupak, Director of the BOI Stockholm Office and Mr. Donrawee Waranon, Counsellor, met with Ms. Pia Orrgren, Honorary Consul of Thailand in Gothenburg, together with her spouse, and Mr. Kenneth Orrgren, former Honorary Consul of Thailand in Gothenburg at Sukhothai Restaurant in Gothenburg.

          Ambassador Kanchana thanked Mr. Kenneth Orrgren for his long service to Thailand and also thanked the current Honorary Consul for her service as well as for expressing her interest in engaging in activities concerning the protection of Thais in Gothenburg and nearby cities, getting to know Thai students in Gothenburg, organizing briefing for Thai communities in Gothenburg on legal issues pertinent to the communities’ need such as divorce, tax, working with women groups in the area, as well as to be a contact point for Thai business and official delegations to the area, along with organizing briefing on business opportunities for Swedes and Thai to promote both sides’ investments.

          Our deep appreciation goes to Khun Kenneth and Khun Pia for their services to Thailand. They also have supported hilltribe students in a school in Chiangrai province.