• 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+
  • Sat, 16 Sep 2017 01:00
    Let’s all board the same train
    Thailand is striking a careful balance in its relations with China and Japan, the future of which might rest on high-speed railways 
    opinion
  • Mon, 14 Aug 2017 01:00
    China’s loan terms rejected
    High-speed railway project proceeds as beijing demands high interest rate that thai transport ministry believes unfair
    national
  • Fri, 14 Jul 2017 01:00
    China-Thailand rail deal will also benefit region
    There’s no gain without pain, as the saying goes, and that’s certainly been true of the China-Thailand high-speed railway, which has found its way strewn with obstacles before the first phase finally got the green light to go ahead on Tuesday.
    opinion
  • Mon, 26 Jun 2017 01:00
    Govt vows to protect public interest in high-speed railway
    Yes the country’s interests are the government’s top priority.
    your say
  • Mon, 19 Jun 2017 19:40
    Petition campaign urges competitive bidding for high-speed rail project
    A petition campaign was launched in change.org on Sunday, calling for more transparency in terms of the appointment of contractors for the planned Thai-Chinese high-speed railway project by adopting a competitive-bidding auction system.
    national
  • Sat, 17 Jun 2017 01:00
    Academics concerned over Chinese exemptions for high-speed rail project
    ACADEMICS and professional bodies are concerned about the government’s accountability for potential damages that may arise after multiple legal exemptions were granted to the Thai-Chinese high-speed railway project under Article 44 of the interim charter.
    politics
  • Fri, 16 Jun 2017 12:19
    Article 44 opens throttle on high-speed railway
    The government on Thursday night formally stated that it would use Article 44 to override obstacles to the Chinese-built high-speed railway, publishing its plan in the Royal Gazette. 
    politics
  • Wed, 12 Apr 2017 17:04
    Indonesia to recalculate high-speed railway investment
    The Indonesian government is recalculating the investment needed to develop the high-speed railway that is expected to connect Jakarta and Bandung in West Java.
    business
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