Bangkok’s Bang Sue Grand Train Station gets official name of “Krungthep Abhiwat Central Terminal” granted by King

Bangkok’s Bang Sue Grand Train Station gets official name of “Krungthep Abhiwat Central Terminal” granted by King Thailand’s largest railway hub, currently known as Bang Sue Grand Station, will be officially named “Krungthep Abhiwat Central Terminal”, according to the Transport Ministry. The name, which literally means “Bangkok prosperity”, was granted by His Majesty the King […]

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Thai Cabinet approves 3.85bn for Bangkok’s Siriraj station and hospital facility

Thai Cabinet approves 3.85bn for Bangkok’s Siriraj station and hospital facility The cabinet has approved 3.85 billion baht for the construction of Siriraj station and hospital facility, connecting the Light Red and Orange lines and making Siriraj Hospital the first in Thailand with direct access from a train station. Government deputy spokeswoman Ratchada Thanadirek said […]

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Skytrain operator Bangkok Mass Transit System (BTSC) loses case over cancellation of Bangkok’s Orange Line bidding

Skytrain operator Bangkok Mass Transit System (BTSC) loses case over cancellation of Bangkok’s Orange Line bidding The Mass Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand (MRTA) was on Tuesday acquitted of unlawfully cancelling the first bidding process for the Orange Line’s western section. The Central Criminal Court for Corruption and Misconduct Cases Tuesday ruled that the bid […]

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Bangkok Metropolitan Administration hopes to build a satellite city to relieve pressure on Bangkok

Bangkok Metropolitan Administration hopes to build a satellite city to relieve pressure on Bangkok The centre will not hold Bangkok Post Special Report City Hall under the stewardship of governor Chadchart Sittipunt is looking to build a satellite town to “de-urbanise” Bangkok. However, the plan raises the tricky question of whether the satellite town will […]

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Cambodian Government mulls second expressway construction next year linking Phnom Penh Capital to Bavet city bordering Vietnam

Cambodian Government mulls second expressway construction next year linking Phnom Penh Capital to Bavet city bordering Vietnam The Ministry of Public Works and Transport announced the second expressway construction project, linking Phnom Penh Capital to Bavet city, Svay Rieng province, which shares a border with Vietnam. The ministry and a Chinese firm have recently reached […]

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