PM and Aung San Suu Kyi open 2nd Thai–Myanmar Friendship Bridge


Bangkok – Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha, together Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi presided Tuesday over the opening ceremony of the 2nd Thai–Myanmar Friendship Bridge crossing between Moei and Thaung YinRiver in Mae Sod district of Tak province.

General Prayut and Aung San Suu Kyi praised the success of the project for facilitating connectivity between the two countries, following the original Thai-Myanmar friendship bridge built in 1997.

The premier also inspected the progress of the construction of a border control building and discussed with the Myanmar leader ways to tackle smog and PM2.5.