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Bangkok to develop 4th city plan to solve traffic, space issues

Bangkok - The BMA has launched its 4th comprehensive city project to solve issues related to traffic congestion and pollution. Deputy Bangkok Governor Thaweesak Lertprapan...

Bangkok tops Global Destinations Cities Index for second consecutive year

Bangkok – The Thai capital remains Number One on Mastercard’s Global Destinations Cities Index. The credit card giant has announced its list for 2017 which...

Business Traveller Awards 2017 names Bangkok Best Leisure Destination in Asia...

Bangkok, – The Business Traveller Awards 2017 named Bangkok the ‘Best Leisure Destination in the Asia Pacific‘ for the second straight year, marking a...

TAT supports ‘The Royal Delights – Pheasant Festival’ at Bangkok’s Ratchaprasong...

Bangkok, 31 August, 2017 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is offering its support to the Ratchaprasong Square Trade Association (RSTA) in organising...

Thais continue to mourn HM King Rama IX

BANGKOK - Thais from across the country have journeyed to the Grand Palace to pay their respects to His Majesty the Late King Bhumibol...

Fine Arts Department in preparation for entertainment programs at royal funeral

BANGKOK - The Fine Arts Department has been planning the entertainment program for the upcoming royal funeral. For the royal funeral of HM the late...

BTS fares increased

BANGKOK –Bangkok Mass Transit System (BTS) has announced an increase in fares on both the Sukhumvit and Silom lines from 15-42 baht to 16-44...

Chatuchak Market to develop app for shoppers

BANGKOK - The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) is modernizing Bangkok's Chatuchak Market to further attract tourists, partnering with Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) in...

Crowd control measures in place for Yingluck’s supporters this Friday

BANGKOK - The Royal Thai Police is planning to invoke the 2015 Public Assembly Act and adopt the Korakot 52 plan to keep the...

MRT ridership increases due to Blue-Purple lines connection

BANGKOK – The number of MRT passengers has increased up to 50,000 daily due to the connection between its Blue Line and Purple Line...

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Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba sets plans for Thailand

Bangkok (AP) — Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has agreed to step up investments in Thailand as competition between online retailers heats up in the...

Russian sex guru, follower blame US for continued detention

Pattaya — A Russian sex guru and his followers, one of whom claims to have evidence of Moscow's interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential...

BMA considers reviving Giant Swing religious ritual after 86 years

Bangkok - The Governor of the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) has revealed that his office is considering reviving an old Brahmin ceremony at the...

Government prepared to declare safety zones in southern border region

Bangkok - The government is preparing to declare safety zones in Thailand’s southern border region. Prime Minister Gen. Prayut Chan-o-cha said he is hoping the...

Raul Castro retires as Cuban president, outlines future

Havana (AP) — Raul Castro turned over Cuba's presidency Thursday to a 57-year-old successor he said would hold power until 2031, a plan that...

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