Thailand APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 29/12/2021

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To maintain links with and develop an understanding of Thailand, its culture and politics.

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Recent Documents related to Thailand

1. Trade and investment factsheets (partner names beginning with T to V)
12/02/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Thailand This factsheet provides the latest statistics on trade and investment between the UK and

2. Child Abduction - Thailand
16/09/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Child Abduction - Thailand Disclaimer: Any information contained in these

3. Overseas Business Risk - Thailand
03/03/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Overseas Business Risk - Thailand Information on how UK companies can control

4. Affirmation of marital status for Thailand
25/03/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: for Thailand Template affirmation of marital status form for British nationals in Thailand.

5. Toponymic factfiles
12/02/2020 - Ministry of Defence
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Found: Copyright 20 18 1 Thailand Country name Thailand State title Kingdom of Thailand Name of citizen

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Thailand

1. FCO Global Estate Update
31/01/2018 - Written Statements

1: today the planned move of the Bangkok Embassy in Thailand. The new embassy building will be based in the - Speech Link

2. Consular Support for British Citizens
09/12/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: constituent David Cornock’s son was murdered in Thailand in 2019. He did not commit suicide, as the official - Speech Link
2: issue of Thailand. We took evidence from a number of families whose loved ones died in Thailand. The level - Speech Link
3: that he had to petition the Attorney General of Thailand to get the case reopened. When I asked the Department - Speech Link

3. Pakistan: Aid Programmes and Human Rights
02/07/2019 - Grand Committee

1: thousands of Christians have sought asylum in Thailand. They arrive in Bangkok on cheap tourist visas - Speech Link
2: of refugees in Thailand. We have raised our concerns with the Government of Thailand about the detention - Speech Link

4. Prime Minister's Trade Envoy Programme
05/10/2020 - Written Statements

1: Minister’s Trade Envoy to Brunei, Myanmar and Thailand,The Lord Austin of Dudley (Ian Austin) has been - Speech Link

5. Updates to International Travel: Summary
18/10/2021 - Written Statements

1: countries including South Africa, Brazil, Mexico and Thailand were removed from the red list.Given the success - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Thailand
1. Thailand: Coronavirus
asked by: Daniel Zeichner
... what criteria was used to exclude Thailand from the list of countries exempt from quarantine measures.

2. Thailand: Elephants
asked by: Theresa Villiers
... if he will make representations to his Thai counterpart on the treatment of elephants in shows and tourist attractions in that country.

3. Thailand: Elections
asked by: Jim Cunningham
... what discussions he has had with his Thai counterpart on the conduct of the recent elections in Thailand.

4. Thailand: Asylum
asked by: Lord Dodds of Duncairn
... what discussions he has had with his Thai counterpart on the effect of reform to the law on asylum seekers on refugees in that country.

5. Thailand: Ahmadiyya
asked by: Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park
... whether his Department has made representations to the Thai government on the arbitrary arrests of Ahmadi Muslim refugees.

Latest Questions
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5 Current APPG Officers
Lord Astor of Hever Portrait
Lord Astor of Hever
Vice Chair
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 24th February 2020
6 APPG Memberships
Bahrain , Kuwait , Laos , Polo , Saudi Arabia , War Heritage
Mark Hendrick Portrait
Mark Hendrick
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Preston
Joined: 30th July 2015
Lord Brennan Portrait
Lord Brennan
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 14th July 2021
3 APPG Memberships
British Council , Mexico , Spain
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir Graham Brady MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 1260.


No benefits in kind are on record for the Thailand APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Thailand APPG

Former APPG Officers
Roger Godsiff Portrait
Roger Godsiff
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Birmingham, Hall Green
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Geraint Davies Portrait
Geraint Davies
Labour (Co-op) - Swansea West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Chidgey Portrait
Lord Chidgey
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 11th September 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Graham Brady Portrait
Graham Brady
Conservative - Altrincham and Sale West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 20th December 2017
Mark Hendrick Portrait
Mark Hendrick
Labour (Co-op) - Preston
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 20th December 2017
Paul Monaghan Portrait
Paul Monaghan
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Former Member for Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships