On August 18, 2023, Mr. Phiramet Wutthithornnetirak, Director of the Office of Neighboring Countries Economic Development Cooperation, together with Mr. Keerati Veluwan, Deputy Director welcomed Juvencio de Jesus Martins, Ambassador of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste to the Kingdom of Thailand and Permanent Representative of Timor-Leste to the United Nations Economic and Social Council together with Ms. Vinita Jamikorn. , Honorary Consul of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste for the Provinces of Prachuap Khiri Khan, Phetchaburi, Ranong, Chumphon and Surat Thani and Joao E. Tilman Martins, Third Secretary. On this occasion, both sides discussed preparation for the visit of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste of the delegation from the DEPA. It is to discuss and push for development cooperation between NEDA and Timor-Leste from 21 to 25 August 2023. The two sides exchanged views on cooperation policies and ways to promote and push forward cooperation for development between the two sides.