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New Speed Limit of 120 Km per Hour Starts

BANGKOK (NNT) – The Transport Ministry has started the faster highway speed limit of 120 kilometres per hour on a section on Highway 32 between Bang Pa-in district of Ayutthaya and Muang district of Ang Thong on Thursday and will expand it to other highways in all regions from August. Minister Saksayam Chidchob said the […]Read More

Bangkok

Bangkok: Fines Imposed on Vehicles with Excessive Exhaust Emission

BANGKOK, Jan 11 (TNA) – As air quality in Bangkok and surrounding provinces have become worsened for several days, the Transport Department has imposed hefty fines on trucks and buses with exhaust emissions that exceed safe limits. The department’s Director-General Jirut Visarnchit said inspectors from his department had regularly screened black smoke emitted by trucks […]Read More

Bangkok

Polluting vehicles to be ordered off Bangkok roads

Vehicles with “dirty” exhaust emissions will be ordered off the roads as part of the measures to fight the smog plaguing the capital. Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said after a haze-fighting meeting on Tuesday that the Transport Ministry had been assigned to vigilantly check for vehicles emitting black exhaust fumes and ban them from Bangkok […]Read More

South

Two women nabbed in vehicle-buying scam

Police announced on Friday that two women were arrested for allegedly talking nearly 100 people into handing over their vehicles and swindling them out of more than Bt30 million. Immigration Bureau’s acting chief Pol Lt-General Sompong Chingduang identified the suspects as Pawarisa “Pattanan” Nakrod and Chomphunut Pongsathornpipat. Full story: The Nation By The NationRead More

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Vehicles set on fire in Songkhla

SONGKHLA: Two vehicles were set on fire at a house in Thepha district of this southern province in the early hours of Wednesday. The arsonist struck around 2am in tambon Tha Muang, setting fire to the front section of both vehicles – a pickup truck and a sedan. The vehicles were parked underneath the house, […]Read More

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More than 1.5 million new vehicles registered in the first

BANGKOK, 30th July 2018, (NNT) – According to the Department of Land Transport (DLT), car owners registered more than 1.5 million new vehicles in the first half of 2018. Deputy Director-General of the DLT Jongrak Kitsamrankhun says that the total number of vehicles registered from January to June 2018 under the 1979 Vehicle Act and […]Read More

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Two police vehicles stolen during Bangkok protests

BANGKOK, 2 December 2013 (NNT) – The Centre for the Administration of Peace and Order (CAPO) has made known that two prisoner detaining trucks have gone missing. Police expressed their concerns that the vehicles might be used to stir more unrest. One of the trucks was reportedly used to ram police barriers on Sunday as […]Read More