Fri, 08 Feb 2019 01:00
SRT, CP TO MEET AGAIN ON HIGH-SPEED RAIL
Committee members of the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) will again meet with representatives from the CP Group to discuss the conditions for the high-speed train project linking three international airports (U-Tapao, Don Muang, and Suvarnabhumi) on February 12.
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
FUNDING OFFER FOR AIRPORT RAIL LINK UP FOR DEBATE
The State Railway of Thailand ( SRT ) will today negotiate with CP Group the financial structure for the development of the high-speed rail link connecting three international airports : Suvarnabhumi, Don Muang, and U-Tapao.
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.
Sat, 29 Dec 2018 13:11
SRT 'ready' to handle holiday commuters
The SRT has prepared 245 train routes to transport 96,746 passengers around the country and make sure that no New Year holiday commuters are left behind at Bangkok railway station on Saturday.
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 01:00
Route opening delayed by a year
THE OPENING of the Red Line route will be delayed to 2021 from 2020 due to delays that have set back construction, a source from the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) said recently.
Mon, 26 Nov 2018 01:00
The Global Offence Industry strikes again!
Re: “Cultural insensitivity is hurtful and costly”, Editorial, November 24-25.
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 07:08
Soaring trade restrictions spark 'serious concern': WTO
The world's biggest economies slapped import restrictions on nearly half a trillion dollars' worth of trade over the past six months, the World Trade Organization said Thursday, voicing "serious concern".
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
SRT details investments
The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) has reported a total investment of Bt213.1 billion from year 2015 till now, SRT's acting governor Warawut Mala said yesterday.
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 01:00
SRT weighs 4 rail projects in East
The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) is studying four train projects in the East to cope with the major expansion of cities, while expecting bids for the first Bt8-billion project, which will run from Sriracha to Map Ta Phut, next year.
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:42
CP Group, BSR Group pass first qualification stage for SRT’s high-speed airports-linkage rail route
CP Group and BSR Group have both passed State Railway of Thailand’s first qualification stage in the bidding to develop a high-speed rail link between three international airports – Don Mueang, Suvarnabhumi and U-tapao – SRT governor Worawut Mala said on Monday.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 19:17
Grab, SRT partner to install GrabTaxi stands at Chatuchak Weekend Market
Jack Dhepyasuwan, Head of 4 Wheels, Grab Thailand, and Assistant Professor Dr Siripong Preutthipan, deputy governor of the State Railway of Thailand, on Tuesday announced a partnership to place GrabTaxi stands at Chatuchak Weekend Market under the campaign “Visiting Chatuchak – ...Better use Grab”.
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:26
SRT to develop digital ticketing system
The State Railway of Thailand has announced that it will seek Bt300 million to develop a digital ticketing system to provide greater convenience to passengers.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
SRT PROPOSES EIGHT DOUBLE-RAIL PROJECTS
The board of directors of the State Railways of Thailand (SRT) has proposed developing eight double-rail projects worth Bt300 billion to the Transport Ministry and the National Economic and Social Development Board, SRT deputy governor Voravut Mala, who is the acting governor, said yesterday.
Sat, 18 Aug 2018 01:00
Luxury on the rails
You can now take a slow trip to your favourite destination with one of the State Railway of Thailand’s private luxury carriages
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 01:00
Somkid calls for high-speed rail action
Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak yesterday urged state transport agencies to rush major projects into the bidding process, particularly the development of the double-track and high-speed train schemes.