Varunee Torsricharoen

For Varunee Torsricharoen's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Invest in 'Detroit of Asia,' new Thai ambassador urges Japan

National Dec 29, 2009

Invest in 'Detroit of Asia,' new Thai ambassador urges Japan

BANGKOK — Virasakdi Futrakul, the new Thai ambassador to Tokyo, has set himself a mission for his stint in Japan — advancing his nation's economic interests with his host country. The logic appears simple. Because long-term relations between Japan and Thailand have been "excellent," Virasakdi said ...