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Interprovincial Bus Fares to Rise July 4 After Gov’t Caves in...

Fares on interprovincial buses will rise July 4 after the government caved in the face of service reductions by state-run Transport Co. The country’s largest...
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Taking a Bangkok Bus? Be Prepared to Wait

. BMTA confesses 25% of routes critically short on buses, creating lengthy delays
GrabBike riders rallied outside parliament and the Transport Ministry, demanding the cancellation of an order ending their private taxi service on July 15.

GrabBike Drivers Protest End to Private Motorcycle-Taxi Service

GrabBike riders rallied outside parliament and the Transport Ministry, demanding the cancellation of an order ending their private taxi service on July 15. The motorcyclists...
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Yellow, Pink Lines to Begin Operation by Feb.

The Transport Ministry expects the Yellow and Pink monorail lines to begin partial operations at the start of next year. Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob met...
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Transport Co. to Eat Higher Fuel Cost, Freeze Fares

. Announcement comes day after bus lines threaten to cut service
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Interprovincial Bus Lines Want Fare Increase

Operators of passenger buses on interprovincial bus routes want to raise fares by six satang a kilometer to offset rising diesel prices. Phichet Jiamburaset, president...
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BTS Nears Pre-Pandemic Ridership Levels

It will surprise no one doing the rush-hour commute that ridership on Bangkok’s Skytrain system is nearing pre-pandemic levels. BTS Group Holdings Plc. said the...
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Suvarnabhumi Airport Expansion Set to Resume

Airports of Thailand Plc. said it will continue its expansion of Suvarnabhumi International Airport now that the coronavirus pandemic is winding down and people...
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Electric Motorbikes Take Spotlight at Bangkok Bike Show

AJ Advance Technology Plc. showcased electric-powered motorbikes at the Bangkok Motorbike Festival over the weekend amid growing demand for electric vehicles in Thailand. AJA CEO...
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AirAsia Pilot Suspended, Investigation Launched into Wrong-Runway Landing

The Ministry of Transport has launched an investigation into a Thai AirAsia flight that landed on the wrong runway at Don Muang Airport, which...
The government and Bangkok continue to fight over the 30-year extension to the BTS Skytrain's Green Line. (Photo: Bangkok Herald)

Prayut Pledges to Work with Chadchart on BTS Green Line Extension

. In 2014, junta leader Prayut arrested Bangkok's new governor in coup.
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Bangkok Canal Boats Seek Fare Increase

The operator of passenger boats in the Saen Saep Canal are asking permission to raise fares by one baht. Chawalit Methayapraphat, managing director of Krobkrua...
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Fuel Subsidy Offered to Motorcycle Taxis to Prevent Fare Increases

Motorcycle-taxi drives can now apply for a new “Win Safe” fuel subsidy scheme initiated to ensure they don’t raise fares. Kulit Sombatsiri, permanent secretary for...
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ADB Finances 1st SE Asian Electric Ferry Fleet for Bangkok

The Asian Development Bank and Energy Absolute Plc. signed a 160-million-baht loan agreement to finance a fleet of electric ferries for use in mass...
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Truckers Threaten 20% Rate Increase If Diesel Price Cap Lifted

Truckers again are threatening disruptive protests and higher freight rates unless the government extends its costly subsidy on diesel fuel to keep retail prices...

Southern Landbridge Sets 2 Terminus Ports

The Southern Economic Corridor board has selected two key piers for the proposed landbridge project linking the Andaman coast and the Gulf of Thailand. Transport...
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Rain Blamed for Wall Collapse at Bangkok Airport’s Tour Group Hall

Airports of Thailand blamed a rainstorm for the collapse of a terminal wall at Don Mueang International Airport Monday. AoT Vice President Ronakorn Chalermsanyakorn said...
Chaos in the hotel pickup zone at Suvarnabhumi International Airport. (Photo: Bangkok Herald)

After 5 Months of Chaos, Suvarnabhumi Finally Will Organize Hotel-Pickup Zone

Since nearly the beginning of Thailand’s “Test & Go” entry scheme in November, things have gone smoothly and quickly inside Suvarnabhumi International Airport’s arrivals...
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Thailand to Work with ICAO to Become Regional Aviation Hub

Thailand is increasing cooperation with the International Civil Aviation Organization as part of its effort to make the country a regional aviation hub. ICAO Secretary-General...
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Purple Line Extension to Start Construction This Year; Open 2027

The Mass Rapid Transit Authority and five other companies signed six contracts for the extension of the Purple Line electric rail line. MRTA Gov. Pakapong...

Prayut to Open Betong Airport March 14

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will launch the first flight of Betong Airport in Yala Province on March 14. The new airport is expected to boost...
An artist rendering of the Khon Kaen light rail system.

Khon Kaen Plans Light-Rail Link to Bangkok-Issan High-Speed Rail

Khon Kaen Province plans to build a new light rail network to complement Thailand’s high-speed rail and dual-track train networks Government spokeswoman Traisuree Taisaranakul said...
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Thai Smile Launches Chiang Mai, Trang Flights Friday

Thai Smile Airways will commence daily domestic flights on the Chiang Mai-Bangkok and Bangkok-Trang routes starting Friday. The Chiang Mai-Bangkok route will be served by...
MRT Blue Line subway users will finally get to test common ticketing starting in April. (Photo: Bangkok Herald)

Common Ticketing for Bangkok Rail Lines Begins Testing n April

Long-anticipated common ticketing finally begin across three rail lines in Bangkok in April. The Office of Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning said a pilot...
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M-Flow Barrier-Free Toll System Launches Tonight

The Highways Department will start its full-scale system of barrier-free expressway toll collection called M-Flow Tuesday night. Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob said he had ordered...
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