Cabinet endorses five new ambassadors

The cabinet on Tuesday endorsed the appointment of five ambassadors as recommended by the Foreign Ministry.

The new appointees are Mr Kittipong na Ranong, ambassador to Great Britain and Northern Island, is ambassador to Berne, Switzerland; Mr Phisanu Suwannachot, ambassador to Myanmar, is ambassador to Great Britain and Northern Island; Mr Chak Boon-Long, ambassador to Norway, is ambassador to Myanmar; Mr Prasitthiporn Wetprasit, ambassador to Kenya, is ambassador to Norway; and Ms Penprapha,deputy director-general of South Asia Department, is ambassador to Israel.

The appointments will be effective after there is a Royal Command endorsing the appointments.

Source: Thai Public Broadcasting Service (Thai PBS)