• Sat, 01 Sep 2018 01:00
    Bangkok congestion worsens
    With close to 10 million vehicles being driven over Bangkok’s main road, which cover just 7 per cent of the capital, the city is suffering from worsening traffic congestion. The problem is further exacerbated by reduced road space due to the ongoing construction of many mass-transit projects.
    national
  • Fri, 24 Aug 2018 12:35
    Govt to ease Bangkok traffic with eight new carparks
    The Transport and Interior ministries and Bangkok Metropolitan Administration will build eight more parking lots as a long-term measure to ease traffic congestion in the capital.
    national
  • Mon, 20 Aug 2018 09:20
    New app helps traffic police nab fugitives on the road
    A new mobile app has helped Bangkok traffic police arrest two fugitives over the past two weeks, a senior police officer said on Monday.
    national
  • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 14:14
    PM misreported over 3-month solution to Bangkok traffic woes, says spokesman
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha had been misreported as having vowed to solve Bangkok’s traffic woes in three months, Government Spokesman Lt-General Sansern Kaewkamnerd said on Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 05:00
    Bangkok traffic nightmare
    Bangkok motorists who already struggle with the city’s chocked roads face even more congestion and frustration.
    national
  • Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:00
    Prayut wants Bangkok traffic woes eased in three months
    THE PRIME MINISTER has ordered police stations to join the integrated efforts to ease Bangkok’s severe road congestion problems within three months.
    politics
  • Thu, 14 Jun 2018 17:18
    Police arrested four ‘free running’ posters
    Police on Thursday afternoon apprehended four young men who had filmed themselves performing a “free-running” show by jumping and running on the hoods of vehicles stuck in Bangkok traffic.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 14 Jun 2018 14:03
    Bangkok police hunt four ‘free running’ YouTube posters
    Bangkok police have launched a manhunt for four young men who filmed themselves performing a ‘free-running’ show by jumping and running on the hoods of vehicles stuck in Bangkok traffic.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 01 Jun 2018 14:53
    Bangkok policeman helps deliver 32nd baby
    A Bangkok traffic police captain helped a Surin mother deliver her son who became the 32nd baby born under his help.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 14 May 2018 16:29
    Lane-changing offences nearing 100,000 after four days of camera work
    Just four days after a strict ban on the practice was implemented, Bangkok traffic police had issued nearly 100,000 tickets to motorists at 18 flyovers and underpasses for illegally changing lanes to pass other vehicles.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 11 May 2018 11:23
    Bangkok lane-change crackdown nets 50,000 offenders in two days
    In the first two days following a strict ban on the practice, Bangkok traffic police issued more than 50,000 tickets to motorists at 15 flyovers and underpasses for illegally changing lanes to overtake other vehicles.
    national
  • Mon, 07 May 2018 09:58
    Motorists face hefty fines for unlawful lane changing at 15 Bangkok sites
    Bangkok traffic police will on Wednesday start issuing tickets against motorists who illegally change lanes to overtake other vehicles at 15 flyovers and underpasses in the capital.
    national
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 14:39
    Bangkok traffic officer arrested and suspended for alleged extortion
    A traffic police officer in Bangkok has been arrested and suspended from service after he allegedly demanded Bt10,000 from a young motorcyclist in exchange for not pursuing traffic violation charges.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:07
    ‘Business conflict behind twin murders by traffic policeman’
    A BUSINESS conflict has been identified as the motive behind the two murders allegedly committed by a Bangkok traffic policeman – at Thienthong Transport Co’s office and a garage in Samut Prakan’s Muang district on Thursday evening.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:00
    We finally have the key to unlock Bangkok traffic chaos  
    If I asked you to close your eyes and imagine a Bangkok with far fewer cars on the street, you might have trouble visualising the scene. Those of us who live in the capital understand that traffic jams are an unavoidable part of life. 
    opinion
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