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Bangkok Taksin BTS Station to be demolished

BANGKOK, 1 June 2012 (NNT) – The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) has revealed that it will demolish the structure of Taksin BTS Station in order to eliminate the current rail bottleneck problem, which has been hindering the service. Bangkok Governor M.R. Sukhumbhand Paribatra, along with the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) officials and representatives from Krungthep […]Read More

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Thaksin’s Italy detention just a ‘rumour’

Foreign Minister Surapong Towichukchaikul said yesterday that he was not aware of Thaksin Shinawatra being detained in Italy as reported by the Democrat Party, adding that the opposition party was only spreading rumours to discredit the former prime minister. Democrat MP Sirichoke Sopha said earlier that Italian immigration officers had briefly detained Thaksin upon arrival […]Read More

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Thaksin ‘will be back’, vows to pay red shirts’ bail

SURIN: Former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra told his supporters yesterday that he would personally pay for detained red shirts to be bailed out, and said he would soon make an “elegant” return to Thailand. Thaksin, who fled the country in 2008 after being convicted by the Supreme Court for abuse of power – and who […]Read More

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Bangkok Skytrain Wongwian Yai-Petchkasem to be in service on 12

BANGKOK, 9 February 2012 (NNT) – According to the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA), the Bangkok Transit System (BTS) skytrain extension between Wongwian Yai and Petchkasem will be completed by 12 August next year. Deputy Bangkok Governor Teerachon Manomaipiboon revealed that the construction process of the 5.3-kilometer Silom line extension between Wongwian Yai and Petchkasem will […]Read More

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Bangkok Taksin-Phetchakasem skytrain extension to be ready on Dec 5

The 5.3 km-long Taksin-Phetchakasem skytrain extension construction, for which the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) invested some Bt7.5 million, will be complete and ready for public service on December 5, 2012. BMA Governor M.R. Sukhumbhand Paribatra and city executives Tuesday inspected the Pho Nimit station construction site which was in the process of placing the railway. […]Read More