Russian consulate planned for Phuket

PUBLISHED ON WED, AUG 9, 2017 5:04 PM

Russian consulate planned for Phuket

The Phuket News

 

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The Russian Federation has revealed its intent to open an official consulate in Phuket. Photo: Russian Consulate Edinburgh

 

MOSCOW: -- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation plans to open a consulate in Phuket, an official press release published on the Foreign Ministry’s website revealed yesterday (Aug 8).

 

The statement was released ahead of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s visit to Thailand today and tomorrow (Aug 9-10) and included a brief update on Thai-Russian bilateral relations.

 

Growing tourist arrivals from Russia and plans to open a consulate in Phuket were mentioned among other aspects of the relations.

 

Full story: https://www.thephuketnews.com/russian-consulate-planned-for-phuket-63380.php

 
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