• Wed, 21 Nov 2018 15:05
    Fast-entry online visa system for 20 nations launched at Thai airports
    Immigration Bureau acting commissioner Pol Maj-General Surachate Hakpal on Wednesday officially launched the e-Via on Arrival (E-VOA) system that is expected to cut visa processing time to as little as one minute.
    national
  • 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.
    Breaking News
  • 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
  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:00
    DUTY-FREE BID 
    The Airports of Thailand Plc (AOT) will open bidding for the operations of duty free shops at three terminals of the Suvarnbhumi International Airport after its board has considered the term of reference ( TOR), company president Nitinai Sirismatthakarn said yesterday.
    Corporate
  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 01:00
    AIS TO HELP PROVIDE FREE WI-FI AT 25 AIRPORTS
    The Department of Airports has partnered with Advanced Info Service (AIS), which boasts the most mobile subscribers in Thailand, to provide a free Wi-Fi service at 25 airports nationwide.
    Corporate
  • Wed, 24 Oct 2018 01:00
    MAJOR GROUPS IN RACE TO MANAGE AIRPORTS
    The CP, Central, Minor and Sahapat groups have joined the bids to manage the commercial area at Ubon Ratchathani Airport, and Mae Sot Airport in Tak province, the Airports Department of Transport Ministry said recently.
    Corporate
  • Thu, 18 Oct 2018 09:22
    Airports to test facial recognition technology
    Deputy Transport Minister Pairin Chuchotethavorn has instructed the Airports Department to test facial recognition technology at the department's airports.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 05 Oct 2018 01:00
    AOT TO PROPOSE BT72.6 BN PLAN FOR SUVARNABHUMI
    The Airports of Thailand Plc (AOT) will propose an investment plan to further develop Suvarnabhumi International Airport, worth Bt72.6 billion, to the National Economics and Social Development Board (NESDB) in December this year, the company’s senior executive vice president of engineering and construction Anake Teeraviwatchai said yesterday.
    Corporate
  • Thu, 04 Oct 2018 01:00
    Offer VAT refunds in malls, says retail body
    THE THAI Retailers Association (TRA) is to appeal to the Revenue Department to reconsider five locations it has proposed for value-added tax (VAT) refunds to foreign tourists other than at airports, TRA president Worawut Oonjai said yesterday.
    Economy
  • Wed, 03 Oct 2018 01:00
    Ministry plans new airport in Satun
    The Transport Ministry is planning to develop a new airport in Satun province with the study to be completed in September next year, a source at the Airports Department said yesterday.
    Economy
  • Sat, 01 Sep 2018 01:00
    Conflict of design
    Special Report: Here’s uproar over the concept for a new terminal at Suvarnabhumi Airport – and how it was picked
    national
  • Thu, 30 Aug 2018 18:06
    Lifestyle deal signed in Bangkok
    Jakkapan Rattanapet, managing director of World Reward Solutions, David Dennis, operations director of Airports Made Easy, and Monica Chan, managing director of Datatrade Group, Hong Kong, recently met at the Banyan Tree Bangkok to sign a memorandum of understanding outlining the three global service providers’ collaboration to expand the reach of their lifestyle solutions around Asia.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 27 Aug 2018 11:50
    Governance Pakistan: Govt bans VIP protocol at airports. 
    Influential people were able tonpreviouslt avoid standing in long queues and get quicj unchecked clearance for luggages
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 26 Aug 2018 11:44
    Tax-dodging travellers face crackdown
    If you travel overseas often and bring back luxury items to resell online, the Immigration Division has you on its radar. You have to pay import duties, it says.
    Breaking News
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