Thai – Filipino Relations Celebrated at 117th Philippine Independence Day

 | Mon 15 Jun 2015 07:44 ICT

CityNews – Over 100 Filipinos and their families gathered at the Girl Guides Association of Thailand’s Northern Training Centre to celebrate the 117th Philippine Independence Day on June 14.

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The day included events, food and activities for all ages and was a great success.

Philippine Honorary Consul Agkarajit Phanomvan na Ayudhya was the guest of honour and spoke about the 66 years of Thailand – Philippines relations, mentioning strong bilateral relations and major trade partnerships.

The honorary consul also asked the Philippines to assist in the development of the English language in Thai educational institutions, in preparation for joining the ASEAN Economic Community.