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Government of Thailand to build Bangkok-Ubon dual-track railway within 7 years

Train station in Thailand

Train station in Thailand. Photo: saka-san.


BANGKOK, 19 Aug 2013, (NNT) – Transport Minister Chadchart Sittipunt is confident that the construction of the Bangkok – Ubon Ratchathani dual-track railway will be finished within 7 years, after which the people’s quality of life will be improved.

The comment came after Mr. Chadchart boarded a 3rd class diesel train in Bangkok bound for Surin province in a fact-finding mission about its service. The information will be used to support his decision whether to raise the fare on the 3rd class train as proposed. Government of Thailand to build Bangkok-Ubon dual-track railway within 7 years.

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