15 June 2012
On 12 May 2012, the dignitaries including H.E. Mr. Yukio Hatoyama, former Prime Minister of Japan and President of Japan-Thailand Parliamentarians’ Friendship League of Democratic Party of Japan, H.E. Mr. Kazuyuki Hamada, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs, as well as H.E. Mr. Kittiratt Na-Ranong, Thailand’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, attended the opening ceremony of the 13th Thai Festival at Yoyogi Park in Tokyo.
The Festival is now Tokyo’s biggest annual event with visitors of 350 thousand within 2 days during 12-13 May 2012.