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In a bid to foster seamless journey and increase enterprise ties, Thailand and Australia are considering a mutual visa exemption scheme.

The proposition was tabled throughout a high-profile assembly between Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin and David Hurley, the Governor-Common of Australia, at Authorities Home yesterday.

Amidst a go to to Thailand, Governor-Common Hurley, accompanied by his partner Linda, is ready to commemorate the enduring camaraderie between the 2 nations till Saturday.

The diplomatic dialogue commenced with a ceremonial trade, the place Hurley and PM Srettha inspected guards of honour and swapped tokens of goodwill.

“The Thai authorities is steadfast in its dedication to fostering tourism, prioritising security and seamless journey for guests.”

Encouraging Australian vacationers to discover health-oriented journey experiences in Thailand, each events lauded the present tourism momentum between their nations.

Increasing on the financial entrance, the 61 yr previous prime minister proposed fortifying the Thailand-Australia Free Commerce Settlement (TAFTA), envisaging a surge in commerce quantity. He additionally beckoned Australian buyers to delve into the burgeoning realms of inexperienced power and good expertise.

Anticipating the upcoming ASEAN-Australia Particular Summit, slated for early subsequent month, each leaders envisaged a platform to showcase funding alternatives, together with Thailand’s bold southern Land Bridge megaproject.

Expressing contentment with ongoing army collaborations, which embody joint workouts and personnel coaching, the Bangkok-born PM pressured the importance of enhanced defence cooperation in tackling safety challenges, reported Bangkok Submit.

Governor-Common Hurley, a distinguished determine with a embellished 42-year army profession, underscored the pivotal position of joint efforts in bolstering the defence readiness of each nations.

The 70 yr previous Governor-Common, previously adorned the place of Chief of Defence Pressure in 2011, adopted by a tenure because the governor of New South Wales from 2014 to 2018, earlier than assuming his present position.

Embarking on a ceremonial itinerary, the Hurleys are scheduled for a royal viewers with Their Majesties the King and Queen of Thailand. Moreover, they’re scheduled to fulfill the Supreme Patriarch of Thailand and tour outstanding initiatives together with the Doi Tung Improvement Challenge and the Mekong-Australia Partnership local weather resilience mission website in Chiang Rai.

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