Press Release : Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs sent congratulatory messages to the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Mrs. Carrie Lam news3

Press Release : Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs sent congratulatory messages to the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Mrs. Carrie Lam

Following Mrs. Carrie Lam’s election as the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region on 26 March 2017, H.E. Mr. Somkid Jatusripitak, Deputy Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand and H.E. Mr. Don Pramudwinai, Minister of Foreign Affairs sent congratulatory messages to the Chief Executive of  the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region as follows:

1. Congratulatory message from H.E. Mr. Somkid Jatusripitak to Mrs. Carrie Lam:

                 On behalf of the Royal Thai Government and the people of the Kingdom of Thailand, I have the honour to extend to you my sincere congratulations on your being elected as the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

                 Thailand and the Hong Kong SAR have long enjoyed cordial and close relations, and I am confident that, under your able leadership, the Hong Kong SAR will continue to play a leading role as a preeminent financial and trading center in the region. I look forward to further promoting closer cooperation between the Kingdom of Thailand and the Hong Kong SAR at the bilateral, regional, and international levels. I have further the honour to take this opportunity to offer you my best wishes for every success to all your endeavours in your new capacity.

                  Accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration.

 

                                                                                   Somkid Jatusripitak

                                                         Deputy Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand

 

2. Congratulatory message from H.E. Mr. Don Pramudwinai to Mrs. Carrie Lam:

Excellency,

                 It is my great pleasure to extend to you my sincere congratulations on the occasion of your election as the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, which comes at the auspicious time as Hong Kong celebrates the 20th Anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region this year.

                 With your years of vast experience in the Hong Kong Government, I have full confidence that, under your leadership, the Hong Kong SAR will play an even more active role in the region and beyond. I also firmly believe that the cooperation between the Kingdom of Thailand and the Hong Kong SAR will be further strengthened in breadth and depth for our mutual benefit.

                 Accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration.

 

                                                                             Don Pramudwinai

                                                                       Minister of Foreign Affairs

                                                                     of the Kingdom of Thailand