Thai PM to speak on Asia’s future of Asia


BANGKOK, May 22 – Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is attending an international forum on “The Future of Asia” in Japan, starting today

She will speak on “Investing in the Future of Asia” and express her visions of the future of the region at the invitation of Japan’s Nikkei media corporation.

The international conference is held annually by Nikkei and the Japan Centre for Economic Research with the objective of promoting stability in Asia.

The Thai premier will be granted an audience with Crown Prince Naruhito and hold bilateral talks with her Japanese counterpart, Shinso Abe, during her working visit to the East Asian country today through Saturday.

Ms Yingluck is accompanied by business leaders from small- and medium-sized enterprises and the One Tambon One Product project.