CA confirms new Philippine Ambassador to Thailand

The powerful Commission on Appointments’ committee on foreign affairs confirmed the appointment of Assistant Secretary Millicent Cruz-Paredes as the new Ambassador to the Kingdom of Thailand, March 11.

The panel approved the nominations of Paredes, ambassador to the Kingdom of Thailand and Permanent Representative to the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, and Rodolfo Dia Robles, ambassador to Canada.

According to various online sources, newly-appointed Ambassador Millicent Cruz-Paredes is the Chief Coordinator of the Office of the Secretary of Department of Foreign Affairs. She has also served as Assistant Secretary of the Office of Asian and Pacific Affairs (ASPAC).

Congratulations, Her Excellency Ambassador Millicent Cruz-Paredes. Welcome to the Kingdom of Thailand, Ma’am!

New Philippine ambassador to Thailand named