• Wed, 13 Mar 2019 01:00
    Details of airport rail link, mega  EEC projects may get a closer look 
    THAILAND’S political parties have vowed to continue development of the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), while Democrat Party and Pheu Thai Party will review the high-speed railway project.
    Economy
  • Fri, 08 Mar 2019 01:00
    Japan bank reaffirms high-speed rail backing
    THE Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) has reassured Thailand of its commitment to supporting a Bt224-billion high-speed railway project that will connect the country’s three main airports.
    Economy
  • Fri, 22 Feb 2019 01:00
    LAND EXPROPRIATION 
    State Railway of Thailand (SRT) plans to go ahead with land expropriation of 850 rai for the high-speed railway project to connect the country's three main airports, said Voravuth Mala, SRT's acting governor.
    Economy
  • Wed, 13 Feb 2019 01:00
    Second bidder will be considered if no deal on high-speed rail 
    NEGOTIATIONS in relation to the Bt224.5-billion high-speed railway project have yet to be concluded, while the secretary-general of the Eastern Economic Corridor (ECC) Committee has indicated that if a deal was not reached, BSR Joint Venture’s proposal will be considered. 
    Real Estate
  • Fri, 01 Feb 2019 01:00
    CP GROUP, GOVT CONTINUE TALKS ON RAIL-LINK PROJECT 
    State agencies and the Charoen Pokphand Group are continuing their negotiation on the high-speed railway project which will link up Thailand's three main international airports, said Kanit Sangsubhan, secretary general of the Eastern Economic Corridor Office.
    Economy
  • Tue, 15 Jan 2019 01:00
    Debate on CP rail-link offer today
    THE selection committee of the Bt224.5-billion high-speed railway project will today discuss a “special proposal” from Charoen Pokphand Group (CP Group) and its allies, while State Railway of Thailand (SRT) has called for a two-week extension to the negotiation period before contract signing.
    Economy
  • Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:00
    Wait ends for airports link bidders
    COMPANIES bidding for work on the country’s high-speed railway project will learn today who are the winners and losers in the hunt for potentially lucrative revenue streams.
    Corporate
  • Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:00
    BSR clears key hurdle on bid for airports rail link
    BSR Joint Venture has passed the requirements for its technical bid for the high-speed railway project that will link three main airports in the country, with the winner expected to be announced this month.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 20:02
    Two groups hand in bids for rail project
    Charoen Pokphand Group (CP Group) and BTS Group Holdings Plc (BTS) on Monday submitted bids for the Bt220-billion high-speed railway project , designed to connect three major airports in Thailand.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 01:00
    CP, BTS groups set to bid for airport link high-speed railway
    TWO RIVAL CORPORATE groups – Charoen Pokphand (CP) and BTS Holdings Plc – are expected to submit their bids today for construction of a high-speed rail linking the three main international airports – Suvarnabhumi, Don Mueang and U-tapao – worth a total of Bt220 billion. 
    Economy
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 14:22
    Let the train take the strain
    Hong Kong’s first high-speed railway – the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong High Speed Rail (Hong Kong Section) – was launched yesterday (September 23) giving visitors from around the world the chance to travel quickly and conveniently between Hong Kong and cities across Mainland China.
    World
  • Wed, 22 Aug 2018 09:48
    Major Vietnam high speed railway to be elevated, tunnelled: draft report
    The new north-south high-speed railway connecting Hanoi and HCM City over a distance of 1,545 kilometres is expected to run mainly on elevated sections and below ground to avoid creating more level crossings.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 27 Mar 2018 18:46
    AIRPORTS LINKAGE 
    The Cabinet yesterday approved a project for a high-speed railway linking the three major airports - Don Mueang, Suvarnabhumi in Bangkok and U-Tapao in eastern Rayong province. 
    Economy
  • Fri, 22 Dec 2017 01:00
    Construction bids for high-speed train project in coordination with China to be completed in 2018
    THE government has set a new target to call for construction bids for the Bt179-billion, 252-kilometre Bangkok-Nakhon Ratchasima high-speed railway by the end of next year, according to Transport Minister Arkhom Termpittay-apaisith.
    national
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:38
    Beijing-Shanghai train speed limit rockets to 350 km/h
    BEIJING - The speed on the Beijing-Shanghai high-speed railway was increased to 350 km/h on Thursday, making it again among the world’s fastest train services after the operational limit was reduced six years ago.
    ASEAN+
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