Tags : Klong Bang Yai


140000 methamphetamine pills left on Nonthaburi roadside

NONTHABURI, July 5 – Thai police on Thursday found 140,000 methamphetamine pills, with a street value of Bt30 million, on the roadside of a Bangkok suburb. The pills were sealed in 70 packs in two bags. A traffic volunteer noticed the bags left near a telephone booth on Kanchanapisek Road in Nonthaburi’s Bang Yai district […]Read More


Bangkok Bidding for 10 New Skytrain Routes by Year-end

Thailand’s Transport Ministry is set to hold construction bidding for ten new Skytrain routes linking the city with its suburbs by the end of this year. Transport Minister Admiral Sukhampol Suwannathat said the government is currently expediting a plan to construct ten new Skytrain routes connecting Bangkok to the suburbs. The ten new routes are […]Read More


Phuket residents cry foul over poisoned water

PHUKET: Parents and local residents are calling for action against repeated poisoning of a canal along a major Phuket Town school, killing hundreds of fish. About 5pm yesterday, residents entered a section of Klong Bang Yai that runs next to Satree Phuket School on Damrong Road and removed hundreds of dead fish. The water in […]Read More


Japan and Thailand to cooperate in construction of 2 major

BANGKOK, 28 September 2010 (NNT) – The Deputy Finance Minister reveals today that the Japanese government is willing to provide financial support to the MRT Purple line and the Chao Phraya bridge construction projects with a total investment fund of more than 8,600 million baht. Mr. Pradit Phataraprasit, the Deputy Finance Minister, has disclosed early […]Read More


Revitalized Phuket Town to boost tourism

PHUKET: Revitalization of Phuket Town’s Sino-Portuguese heritage was the topic of a seminar held by the Senate Tourism Committee on July 30, led by Phuket Senator Thanyarat Atchariyachai and Phuket City Municipality at the Metropole Hotel. Speaking at the seminar, Phuket City Mayor Somjai Suwansupana explained that there were three major plans for the project. […]Read More