“Big Tu” posted a Facebook page. Claiming China as an all-round strategic partner and is one of the world’s superpowers
On November 23, Gen. Prayut Chan-o-cha, Prime Minister and Minister of Defense posted a message on his personal Facebook page that on November 22, he attended the ASEAN Summit. -China special session to celebrate the 30th anniversary of ASEAN-China relations through a remote conferencing system with President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China and His Majesty the King of Brunei As ASEAN Chairman co-chaired this meeting by that China In addition to being one of the world’s superpowers It is also an all-round strategic partner. (Comprehensive Strategic Partnership) with ASEAN that has close relationship. Connected in all dimensions, such as the economy, where China is ASEAN’s largest trading partner since 2009, has the 4th largest FDI investment in ASEAN and has cooperation with ASEAN through the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in Year 2019 onwards, Social and Cultural Section China and ASEAN also have strong cooperation. in education, public health, the environment, as well as rural development and poverty eradication. In addition, at the public level More than 65 million people have traveled to and from each other in 2019, of which the number one tourist to ASEAN is Chinese. almost two years ago ASEAN member countries and China are both facing the spread of the coronavirus. and cooperation Help each other strong even in times of crisis. China itself has donated a large amount of vaccines to ASEAN member states. Including cooperation to deal with the creeping crisis, such as environmental problems. climate change and global warming. There is also a sensitive issue in the South China Sea. That may affect the atmosphere of peacekeeping, stability and balance in relations between major powers that require negotiations to find a common solution.
The Prime Minister said that at the forum of this meeting He presented the spirit of cooperation. That should start with maintaining regional peace and stability. Based on 3M principles, which are 1. Mutual Trust, 2. Mutual Respect, and 3. Mutual Benefit, to create a good atmosphere. Helping to expand cooperation in other areas further, in line with the vision of Thailand, Stable, Prosperous and Sustainable, where Thailand is moving through the crisis into the Next Normal era by transforming Thailand.
“I have announced three strategic issues that Thailand is committed to driving: (1) people-centered development; without leaving anyone behind according to the philosophy of sufficiency economy Thailand and ASEAN will exchange cooperation with China on human resource development in all aspects. (2) Strengthening the economy and society from the foundations. By bringing science, technology and innovation to use appropriately and safely. to cope with the dynamic digital changes ASEAN and China must jointly promote a digital economy and society, and (3) sustainable and environmentally friendly development. that both ASEAN and China must work together as members of the Asian continent and the global community In which Thailand will adhere to the BCG economic model in focusing on solving the climate problem. and carbon neutrality goals and zero net greenhouse gas emissions,” said Gen. Prayut.
The Prime Minister said that it can be seen that Thailand, ASEAN and China are great friends that have long been in relationship. The people of each country are bound together like brothers and sisters. with only good wishes for each other Help support each other, encourage each other, exchange smiles and friendship since the generation of great-grandparents. I therefore strongly believe that despite the past crisis, no matter how severe But it did not loosen this bond of brotherhood. Instead, it makes us more empathetic, understand each other, and join hands to overcome this obstacle together. with the determination to contribute to the development of the nations of each country and the whole region to prosper people are well Let’s continue together firmly and strong.