Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif arrived in Bangkok on Sunday on a 3-day visit to Thailand.

The Deputy Thai Prime Minister received the Prime Minister at the airport.

The Prime Minister will hold meeting and delegation level talks with his Thai counterpart who will also host a Gala Dinner in honor of Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and his spouse during the visit.

The Prime Minister will also address the inaugural session of Connect Asia Pacific Summit 2013 and will visit the IMPACT Exhibition in Bangkok.

The Prime Minister will also attend a luncheon meeting with prominent Thai and Pakistani businessmen.

Executive Secretary of United Nations Economic & Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP), Ms. Noeleen Heyzer, will call on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif during his visit.

The First Lady Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, Minister for Information Technology Anusha Rehman, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister Tariq Fatemi and Foreign Secretary Jalil Abbas Jilani are accompanying the Prime Minister.