Following a conversation with the US president, PM Prayut Chan-o-Cha has been invited to the White House in a bid to strengthen the relationship between the two countries.
They will be looking at increasing trade deals and hope to strengthen economic links between the two countries that will be beneficial for both parties.
Former President Obamas relations with Thailand PM was at a standstill because of a disagreement on the subject of democracy and human rights.
Prayut was very complimentary of President Trump, congratulating him on winning his election and what he has done so far whilst he has been in charge. Trump has also been invited to visit Thailand when he is available todo so.
The President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte has also been invited to the Whitehouse in a separate phone call as Trump seeks more allies to support him in resolving the issues with there neighbors North Korea on possible Nuclear threats.
Originally reported by : theguardian