Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:00
Bus fares rise after pre-election postponement
Fares for both Bangkok and inter-province buses will be increased on Monday, following a three-month, pre-election postponement, the Transport Ministry announced.
Sat, 13 Apr 2019 01:40
No easy RIDE for road warriors
Grab,GOJEK and Lalamove fight for market share in an evolving transport and shopping digital environment
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 13:30
Opening day for Songkran road carnage sees 46 killed
Thursday – the first of the “seven dangerous days” of Songkran 2019 – saw 46 people killed and 482 injured in 468 road accidents, Transport Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith told reporters at the Road Safety Centre in Bangkok on Friday.
Mon, 08 Apr 2019 16:29
About 200,000 Expected to Take Bus Rides out of Bangkok a Day during Songkran
The state-run Transport Company will increase its bus and passenger-van services by 3,000 to a total of some 9,000 trips per day from April 10-13, in order to accommodate a sharp rise in the number of passengers expected to travel out of Bangkok ahead of the long Songkran holidays period.
Mon, 08 Apr 2019 15:55
Lao migrant killed, five others injured in Loei pickup crash
A pickup truck hired to transport six Lao migrants back home for the Songkran holidays overturned in Loei’s Mueang district on Monday morning, killing one of them and injuring the other five.
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 23:15
Free Songkran check-ups offered by Chevrolet
Chevrolet Thailand is supporting the Department of Land Transport’s “Free Check-Up, Travel Safe” campaign to promote road safety by urging its customers to have their vehicles inspected before going on road trips during the Songkran holiday.
Auto & Audio
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 17:11
DLT inspections to make roads safer this Songkran
In an effort to boost road safety during Songkran, the Department of Land Transport (DLT) has started inspecting drivers and the condition of public transport vehicles at 195 transportation hubs and locations nationwide.
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 15:25
Man dies transporting rosewood logs
A speeding driver, later discovered to be transporting 81 Siamese rosewood logs, was killed in a crash after loosing control of his sedan in heavy rain before overturning in Ubon Ratchathani's Pho Sai district early on Wednesday morning.
Fri, 29 Mar 2019 01:00
EEC projects on track despite post-election muddle, transport official says
IT’S BUSINESS as usual for the development of key infrastructure projects in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), says a senior minister, who insists the government is not in a caretaker role in the unclear aftermath of the general election.
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
Can Tho plans logistics centres for air deliveries
THE VIETNAMESE city of Can Tho needs to develop logistics centres to meet increasing demand for the transportation of goods by international and domestic airlines. Four businesses have put forward proposals for development in cooperation with the city.
Sun, 24 Mar 2019 15:39
Bodies of migrant workers brought to Bangkok for autopsy
Miracle of Life Foundation rescue workers transported the bodies of the 10 migrant workers killed in a collision in Kanchanaburi to Bangkok for autopsy early on Sunday morning.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 01:00
How Thailand can plug into the e-transport revolution
Re: “Bangkok’s era of open-air buses to end in 2022”, National, March 17.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 01:00
AVIATION TRAINING CENTRE PARTNERS IATA
An agreement to establish an IATA Regional Aviation Training partnership in Bangkok has been signed between the Bangkok Air Aviation Training Centre Co Ltd ( BATC), and the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 01:00
Trade expected to get a boost as second Thai-Myanmar Friendship bridge opens
The second Thailand-Myanmar Friendship Bridge linking Thailand’s Mae Sot district and Myanmar’s border city of Myawaddy on the Thai-Myanmar border has been officially opened to facilitate cross-border transport of goods and people.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 18:00
Land Transport Dept kicks off pre-Songkran inspections of public buses and their drivers
The Land Transport Department has started inspecting the drivers and condition of public transport vehicles at bus stations ahead of the long Songkran Festival holiday period in mid-April.