|Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc
In the message, PM Phuc expressed his belief that PM Prayuth Chan-o-cha will make greater contributions to the national socio-economic development, turning Thailand into a kingdom of peace and development, enjoying the growing prestige in ASEAN, the region and the world.
PM Phuc stated he will continue working closely with PM Prayuth Chan-o-cha to deepen the Vietnam-Thailand Strategic Partnership in an efficient manner.
Members of the House of Representatives and Senate of Thailand on June 5 voted for Prayuth Chan-o-cha of the Palang Pracharath Party to be the 29th prime minister of the country.
After more than 10 hours of debate among MPs and senators, Prayuth received a total of 500 votes, returning as PM for a second term after a five-year term since the 2014 coup.