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Bangkok

Transport minister to push for 2nd terminal at Suvarnabhumi airport

The Ministry of Transport has brushed aside a suggestion, by the Anti-Corruption Organization of Thailand (ACT) based on a recommendation from the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC), that it should postpone plans to build a 42-billion baht second terminal for Suvarnabhumi international airport. Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob said yesterday that the second terminal is necessary, but […]Read More

Phuket

Two men shot dead in shooting at Phuket bus terminal

PHUKET: Two men were shot dead by a colleague at the 2nd bus terminal on Thep Kasattree road in Muang district on Saturday night, police said. Pol Capt Wipawan Wathanangoenthanong, a Muang police duty officer, said the incident occurred at about 10.15pm. Pol Col Teerawat Liamsuwan, the Muang police chief, arrived at the scene shortly […]Read More

News

Transport Ministry proposes a committee to decide on Suvarnabhumi 2nd

Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has been asked by the Transport Ministry to set up a committee, to be chaired by Deputy Prime Minister Anutin Charnvirakul, to decide whether the North Expansion of Suvarnabhumi international airport requires the construction of a new passenger terminal. The move to involve the prime minister came after the National […]Read More

Bangkok

Finnish man falls to death at Suvarnabhumi airport

A Finnish man died after he fell from the sixth floor of the passenger terminal at Suvarnabhumi airport on Friday night. The tourist was found lying face-up with broken legs and multiple fractures on the fourth floor in the outbound passenger Zone F in front of a Thai Airways International ticket booth when tourist police […]Read More

Bangkok

AOT board gives go-ahead for second passenger’s terminal at Suvarnabhumi

The board of directors of Airports of Thailand (AOT) has given the greenlight for the construction of the second passenger’s terminal at Suvarnabhumi international airport despite earlier demands from leading architects and engineers for the project to be scrapped. AOT managing director Nitinai Sirimatthakarn said Wednesday that after the board’s approval of the project, the […]Read More

News

PM to be asked to scrap second passenger terminal project

Twelve engineering and architecture organizations have joined forces to ask Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to exercise his executive power to scrap the Airports of Thailand’s plan to build the second passenger terminal at Suvarnabhumi international airport. The decision to ask for the prime minister’s is intervention to suspend the construction of the controversial project was […]Read More

Bangkok

German man falls to death at Suvarnabumi terminal

SAMUT PRAKAN: Police are investigating the death of a German tourist who fell from the fourth floor level of the passenger terminal at Suvarnabhumi airport on Thursday. The 52-year-old man landed on a concrete beam on the second floor level, near a toilet behind the duty-free shop in Zone E. Full story: Bangkok Post SUTTHIWIT […]Read More

Isan

Construction begins for new buildings at Khon Kaen airport

KHON KAEN, 24 September 2018 (NNT) – The construction of a new passenger terminal and a parking building at Khon Kaen airport has begun. The cabinet approved a two-billion-baht budget for the three-year project on October 10th last year. A merit-making ceremony, which was presided over by Transport Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith , was held to […]Read More