Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:00
Bombardier eyes Bt100 bn from Thai rail
BOMBARDIER, the Canada-based leading manufacturer of planes and trains, expects business value in Thailand to reach Bt100 billion by 2022 thanks to the Kingdom’s increased investment in infrastructure projects, including rail systems.
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 01:00
Thai rail link complete
The railway linking Cambodia and Thailand will be inaugurated soon, with ministerial-level talks between the two nations set for Friday, Ministry of Public Works and Transportation (MPWT) spokesman Vasim Sorya said.
Wed, 17 May 2017 15:32
Construction of Sino-Thai railway project 'to start this year'
Construction of a major Thailand-China railway project from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima will start this year, a top official of Thailand's Transport Ministry said on Tuesday.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 01:00
Sino-Thai rail to open bids in Nov
Critics say initial cost of Bt179.4 bn to cover 3.5km was not worth it; Arkhom says construction to begin by December
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 01:00
Sino-Thai rail project must go ahead despite legal issues, PM tells Xi
PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha has told Chinese president Xi Jinping that the Sino-Thai high-speed train project must proceed despite “legal issues” hampering it.
Fri, 12 Aug 2016 00:59
Work on Sino-Thai railway has begun in Laos
Mon, 02 May 2016 01:00
Sino-Thai railway negotiations on a rickety track
Four decades of solid Thailand and China relations have almost been derailed by their failure to reach a final agreement on the construction of a high-speed train system. After nine rounds of back and forth negotiations since January 2015, Thailand surpri
Fri, 15 Apr 2016 01:00
Settle Sino-Thai rail project FOR THE REGION’S BENEFIT
BANGKOK’S PULLOUT HAS STRAINED BILATERAL TIES AS WELL AS PROSPECTS FOR ECONOMIC PROGRESS
Sun, 27 Mar 2016 01:00
PM ‘acted in national interest’
PRIME Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha’s decision for Thailand to be the sole investor in the Sino-Thai high-speed rail project was based mainly on the national interest, the government spokesman said yesterday.
Fri, 25 Mar 2016 01:00
‘Sweeter’ terms sought for Sino-Thai rail deal
Thailand to hire China to build first 250km of northeast line starting later this year.
Mon, 21 Mar 2016 01:00
Who will benefit from the Sino-Thai railway?
Of all the government’s major infrastructure plans, the best known is the proposed new Sino-Thai railway system which would run from Nong Khai in the Northeast to Rayong in the east. It is hugely important to both Thailand and China, as it will ensure Tha
Fri, 26 Feb 2016 01:00
Sino-Thai rail project ‘to start in May’
GROUNDBREAKING for the Sino-Thai medium-speed railway project is still set for May as planned, according to Transport Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith.
Fri, 05 Feb 2016 01:00
Govt hopes to cut cost of Sino-Thai railway project by Bt160 bn
Thailand hopes to reduce the budget for the Sino-Thai medium-speed railway project by Bt160-billion if some parts of the line can be revised into a single track.
Fri, 04 Dec 2015 01:00
Sino-Thai railway project can wait until terms are right
DO THAIS really need to rush to build a medium-speed railway on the northeastern route? The answer is obviously no.
Wed, 02 Dec 2015 12:48
Sino-Thai MoC of railway project indefinitely postponed
The Thai government has indefinitely postponed the signing of memorandum of cooperation for the Sino-Thai railway project after China refused to honour its agreement to buy rubber sheets from the government's stockpile, Transport Minister Arkhom Termpitt