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Bangkok

Bangkok: Purple Line trial run begins next year

The northern section of the Purple Line will begin a trial run late next year before a full commercial service in mid-2016. The Bang Yai-Tao Pun section has been ahead of schedule, with construction 90% complete and train system 24% done. Read more: Bangkok PostRead More

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New Bangkok metro fares to come into effect in July

BANGKOK, 28 June 2012 (NNT) – The Bangkok Metro Public Company Limited (BMCL) has announced an adjustment to the metro fare, which is scheduled to come into effect in July 2012. The BMCL has disclosed that it will hold a special promotion period to help relieve the public’s financial burdens by maintaining the metro fare […]Read More

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Bangkok Metro: All subway stations remain operational

BANGKOK, Nov 8 – Bangkok’s subway, the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) remains operational and all stations remain open, despite some stations being threatened by flooding, said Chartchai Praditpong, corporate relations director of the Bangkok Metro Company Limited (BMCL), the subway operator. On a system extending from Bang Sue to Hualamphong, four out of a total […]Read More

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Bangkok: BMA takes stern step against roaming elephants’ owners

BANGKOK, 3 July 2010 (NNT) – The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) has warned elephant raisers not to bring the animal into the city, or they will face criminal charges. Speaking of the problem of roaming elephants in the capital, Bangkok Deputy Governor Theerachon Manomaipiboon said the effort to find solutions had progressed with all concerned […]Read More