• Wed, 10 Oct 2018 09:44
    Extended canal shuttle services could ease Bangkok congestion by end of year
    Keen to ease the congestion on Bangkok’s traffic-choked streets, the Office of Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning (OTP) has begun a feasibility study on running shuttle boat services down branches of the Saen Saeb Canal.
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  • Mon, 06 Aug 2018 10:54
    CRUISE FOR FREE: Trial boat service links canals with trains and roads
    Bangkokians and visitors can now commute conveniently from the Bang Wa skytrain station to the Khlong Bang Luang Market free-of-charge during weekends and public holidays from 8am to 6pm, thanks to a new trial boat service.
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  • Tue, 17 Jul 2018 13:10
    Chao Phraya boat firm tests QR code fare payments
    Bangkok river commuters who use the Chao Phraya Express Boat service can now pay their fares at three piers with a swipe of a QR code.
  • Wed, 13 Jun 2018 15:13
    BMA to extend Klong Phasi Charoen boat route
    The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) will extend the boat service on Phasi Charoen Canal by 1.5km, deputy BMA governor Sakonthee Phatthiyakul.
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  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 15:37
    Locals buoyed by Phnom Penh’s new water taxi
    Phnom Penh is now home to a water ferry that launched on April 6, joining its regional neighbor Bangkok in running a public boat service that stops at various locations in and around the capital.
  • Fri, 30 Mar 2018 09:51
    Saen Saeb canal boat service closing for Songkran holidays
    The popular shuttle boat services on Bangkok’s Saen Saeb Canal will be closed three days starting April 13 during Songkran.
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  • Mon, 26 Mar 2018 11:11
    New shuttle boats linking three coastal provinces to be discussed
    The Harbour Department is to consider launching shuttle boat services to link three popular tourist destinations in the Andaman Sea.
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  • Thu, 25 Jan 2018 14:52
    Saen Saeb boat to cost Bt1 more per trip
    The Harbour Department has allowed the operator of the Saen Saeb canal shuttle boat service to raise its fare by one baht per distance, the department announced.
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  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:26
    Shuttle boat service on Saen Saen Canal suspended
    The shuttle boat service on Saen Saeb Canal was suspended at 9:59am on Wednesday because of a high water level, JS100 Radio reported.
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  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 12:47
    Shuttle boat service on Saen Saeb Canal suspended
    Shuttle boat service on Saen Saeb Canal was suspended on Saturday morning as the water level was too high following overnight heavy rains.
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  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:41
    Myanmar drafts rules on river boat services
    WITH plans under way for Myanmar’s first modern river boat services, the government is drawing up national standards for waterways transport to ensure a safe ride.
  • Wed, 30 Aug 2017 19:51
    UberBOAT in Croatia
    Ride-sharing company Uber launched an on-demand boat service under the name UberBOAT in July 2017 at the Dalmatian coast.
  • Mon, 27 Feb 2017 01:00
    Raja Ferry looking at Andaman Sea route
    RAJA FERRY PORT PLC, a leading ferry and boat service provider in the lower Gulf of Thailand, plans to expand to the Andaman Sea and connect its operation to the Pacific and Indian oceans.
  • Sat, 11 Feb 2017 01:00
    More boats to boost canal tourism
    FOREIGN TOURISTS will be able to explore major attractions along the Saen Saep and Banglumpoo canals, using new tour boat services on the Bangkok waterways from April.
  • Sat, 12 Nov 2016 01:00
    Boat services popular for foreign tourists visiting Grand Palace
    MANY of the tour groups visiting Thailand this month have reportedly used boat services to visit the Grand Palace and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew), as 82,154 tourists arrived at these landmarks over the first 10 days of November, according to the Department of Tourism.
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