The French Minister Delegate for Francophonie Ms Yamina Benguigui visited Thailand from 14 to 16 October 2013, where she participated in the inauguration of the new premises of the Alliance Française in Bangkok. She also signed a Letter of Intent on the teaching of French with the Thai Minister of Education.
The French Minister of Transport Mr Frédéric Cuvillier visited Thailand from 9 to 12 May 2013. On that occasion, he had a meeting with his counterpart Mr Chatchart Sitthipan and with Mr Kittirat Na-Ranong, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister. Mr Chatchart Sitthipan also visited France in June 2013 during the International Paris Air Show at Le Bourget where he signed a rail transport cooperation agreement with Mr Cuvillier.
Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault visited Thailand on 4 and 5 February 2013. He was accompanied by the Minister for Foreign Trade who held a high-level economic dialogue with her Thai counterpart, and by the Minister Delegate for Francophonie who signed an agreement on the teaching of French in Thailand.
Ms Yingluck Shinawatra, Prime Minister of Thailand, visited France from 19 to 21 July 2012. During her visit, she had a meeting with the French President François Hollande and the Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault.