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    Bidding to commence for a high speed rail project linking Thailand’s major airports

    Bidding to commence for a high speed rail project linking Thailand’s major airports

    10 August 2018: These are exciting times in the development of Thailand’s railway system. Following on from the recent proposals build a rail link between Surat Thani and the ferry…

    Bidding completed for the construction of a dual track from Hua Hin to Prachuap Khiri Khan

    Bidding completed for the construction of a dual track from Hua Hin to Prachuap Khiri Khan

    31 July 2017: The Italian-Thai Development Public Company Limited is now the favoured company amongst the 11 bidding for contract to construct a second track on the stretch of Thailand’d Southern Railway…

    Proposed new train line from Surat Thani to Donsak

    Proposed new train line from Surat Thani to Donsak

    9 June 2017: Wilairat Sirisophonsin,  deputy director of the Office of Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning (OTP), has announced the commencement of an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for a train…

    Krungkasem Srikrung Hotel has had a makeover

    Krungkasem Srikrung Hotel has had a makeover

    2 May 2017: After around 50 years in operation the exterior of the famous Krungkasem Srikrung Hotel has finally been redecorated, this time in attractive blue, white and gold colours.…

    Two more new services using modern train carriages introduced – this time on Thailand’s North Eastern Train Line

    Two more new services using modern train carriages introduced – this time on Thailand’s North Eastern Train Line

    23 November 2016: Following on from our report of the 19th November 2016 that the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) has started using using its newly purchased Chinese made train…

    Thailand’s brand new modern train carriages have now been introduced on two services on the Northern Train Line

    Thailand’s brand new modern train carriages have now been introduced on two services on the Northern Train Line

    19 November 2016: Following our earlier report on the 15 July 2016 that the State Railway of Thailand had taken delivery of the first 39 brand new train carriages (out…

    Construction on the new double track train line from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima on course to commence in September 2016

    Construction on the new double track train line from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima on course to commence in September 2016

    29 July 2016: The Thai and Chinese authorities have now reached enough points of agreement on the cost of the first part of new double track railway line linking Bangkok…

    Progress on new railway tracks lags behind Thailand’s other large scale construction projects

    Progress on new railway tracks lags behind Thailand’s other large scale construction projects

    16 July 2016: 2016 is going to be remembered as the year of the ‘Mega Infrastructure Projects’ with the Thailand Government currently working on finalising the contracts for no fewer…

    Thailand takes delivery of 39 modern new train carriages for the Bangkok to Chaing Mai service

    Thailand takes delivery of 39 modern new train carriages for the Bangkok to Chaing Mai service

    15 July 2016:  The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) has taken delivery of the first 39 brand new train carriages, as the first tranche of a larger order of 115…

    Rail link between Aranyaprathet in Thailand and Poipet to be completed by the end of 2016

    Rail link between Aranyaprathet in Thailand and Poipet to be completed by the end of 2016

    10 July 2016: Cambodia’s Minister of Public Works and Transport, Sun Chanthol, met with Nuttavudh Photisaro, Thailand’s Ambassador to Cambodia, to give assurance that the 6.5 km of new railway line linking Poipet…

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