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Wanna Buy a Airliner? Thai Airways Has 34 to Sell at...

Thai Airways International announced Friday it is selling 34 planes including Boeing 747 and 777-300 aircraft and will receive bids until Nov. 13. The airline...
Thai Airways Bankruptcy Jets Can Be Seized

THAI to Resume Semi-Commercial Service Including ‘Holy’ Flight to Nowhere

Bankrupt Thai Airways International will resume “semi-commercial” flights to seven destinations next month, including a Buddhist mission to seven temples without actually stopping to...
Overloaded bikes and no helmets are leading causes of death among Thai motorcyclists.

Can Cute Videos Make Thais Wear Motorcycle Helmets?

New contest offers students 100,000 for best helmet-use promo clip
Suvarnabhumi International Airport Bangkok Thailand Terminal

New Suvarnabhumi Terminal 90% Done, 3rd Runway Underway

The new terminal extension at Suvarnabhumi International Airport is now 90 percent complete and will be ready for operation in 2022, nsport Minister Saksayam...
A map showing various bridges and other transport projects on the Thai-Laotian border.

6th Thailand-Laos Friendship Bridge Planned

Thailand and Laos are discussing the idea of building a sixth Friendship Bridge over the Mekong River to connect the two countries. Speaking Friday in...
Thailand Sea Bridge Thai Hua Hin Pattaya Sattahip

Broke Thailand Mulls Spending Trillion Baht on Unneeded ‘Bridges to Nowhere’

Government doesn't have cash to pay for rail-crossing signals, but still wants to build sea & land bridges

With 600 Illegal Rail Crossings, Thailand Unable to Steam Tide of...

Politics, massive costs make closing, adding safety signals to every level crossing an impossible goal
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Bang Sue Grand Station’s Opening Pushed Back to July

Bangkok’s next-generation central train station won’t open in January as planned, with Thailand’s state railway pushing back launch of the Bang Sue Grand Station...
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Gold Line 96% Done, to Start in Dec.

The Gold Line Bangkok monorail is expected to start running in December, connecting landmarks and government offices along the Chao Phraya River. The 1.7-kilometer line...

No Shutdown Planned for Thai Smile Airways

Thai Airways International confirmed Friday it will not disband its wholly owned Thai Smile Airways, which remains competitive. Acting THAI President Chansin Treenuchagron said there...
Pink Yellow Line Bangkok Monorail Transit Train Cars Arrive Laem Chabang Port

Pink, Yellow Line Monorail Cars Arrive in Thailand

The first two monorail trains slated to run on Pink and Yellow lines in greater Bangkok arrived at Laem Chabang Port, even though the...
Electric Boat EGAT Bangkok Thailand

EGAT Launches Electric Motorbike Taxis, Boats

The Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand has launched prototype electric motorbike taxis and boats to support electric vehicle use in public transportation, aiming to...
Canceled Flights at Suvarnabhumi Airport Bangkok Thailand

Consumer Board to Help Flyers Get Faster Refunds for Canceled Flights

The Consumer Protection Board will help flyers get refunds faster for flights canceled during the coronavirus pandemic. Prime Minister’s Office Minister Anucha Nakasai, who oversees...
Thai Airways flight simulator Thailand Bangkok

Bankrupt THAI to Open Simulators, Run Sky Tours for Spare Change

Bankrupt Thai Airways International will try to earn some money by opening its flight simulators to the public and “flight to nowhere” sky tours. THAI...
Thai AirAsia Returns to Bangkok Airport Suvarnabhumi

Thai AirAsia Returns to Suvarnabhumi With 4 Destinations

Thai AirAsia on Friday inaugurated flights to four domestic destinations from Suvarnabhumi Airport for the first time in eight years. The airline announced its intention...
Bang Sue Grand Central Train Station Bangkok Thailand
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WATCH: Bang Sue Grand Central Station Ready to Open in January

While Thailand may be in the midst of a nationwide railroad revival, nothing illustrates the rebirth of rail more than Bang Sue Central Station,...
Gojek claims to have 50,000 registered drivers in Thailand.

Unified Thai Gojeck App Launches With ฿2,500 in Free Vouchers

Kilometers behind rivals Grab and Foodpanda, Indonesia's Gojek on on Thursday launched its unified ride hailing and food-delivery app for Thailand, replacing the failed...
Seven people were hurt when a rotting bus shelter outside Central World collapsed Friday.

A Tale of Two Bus Shelters

No one thinks much about lowly bus stops until they let the rain leak in or collapse on you

Food, Drink Service Allowed Again on Thailand Domestic Flights

The Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand announced Friday approved the resumption of inflight food and beverage services on domestic flights as part of the...
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Don Muang Airport Moves Bus Depot, Adds Covid-19 Test Labs

Don Muang International Airport relocated the stop for Airport Bus routes A1-A4 to the front of a passenger terminal to relieve traffic congestion. Previously located...
Sanfoco International Co locomotive SRT THailand

SRT to Spend ฿6.5 Billion for 50 New Locomotives

The State Railway of Thailand will spend 6.5 billion baht to buy 50 locomotives to replace its ancient trains. SRT Gov. Nirut Maneephan on Monday...

Yala’s Betong Airport to Open by Year-End

Yala’s Betong Airport is set to open by year-end as part of the government’s southern-provinces development strategy. Government spokeswoman Rachada Dhnadirek said the new airport...
Bangkok Thailand Highways Tools Motorways Expressways

Highway Tolls Waived Sept. 4-7 Holiday

Motorists can use some tollways free of charge during the long holiday Sept 4-7. Suksomruay Wantaneekul, secretary to Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob, said the free...
A view of Bangkok's Sukhumvit MRT subway station.

5 Years Late, BTS-MRT Common Ticketing Slips Again Until October… Maybe

Five years late, a joint ticketing system for Bangkok’s Skytrain and MRT won’t debut until at least October, a delay blamed on the coronavirus...
Bangkok Electric Ferry Boat

Electric Ferry Service for Bangkok Canal Delayed Until December

The launch of electric-boat service on Bangkok’s Phadung Krung Kasem Canal now will start in December, a month later than originally announced. Bangkok Metropolitan Administration...