Automatic queue-card kiosks will soon improve people’s access to taxi services at Suvarnabhumi Airport. “They should reduce waiting time [for taxis],” Colonel Boonchu Klinsakhon said at a press conference. Working in response to the National Council for Peace and Order’s policy, Boonchu – who heads the 2nd Field Artillery Regiment Queen’s […]

Automatic kiosks set to improve taxi service at Suvarnabhumi Airport

[ETurboNews] BANGKOK, Thailand – “It has long been our plan to cover the three key cities of Myanmar by the end of this September,” says Mr. Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, Bangkok Airways’ President. Bangkok Airways, has recently announced its latest expansion to Myanmar by offering non-stop flights from Bangkok to Nay Pyi […]

Bangkok Airways becomes first foreign carrier in Nay Pyi Taw

[The Nation]FOUR BANGKOK-BASED policemen have been suspended for allegedly extorting Bt2 million from two Italian tourists after making a false allegation against the victims and holding them captive. Arrest warrants have been issued for two of the officers, who were on the run at the time of going to press. […]

Police officers suspended over alleged extortion of tourists

Transport Minister Chadchart Sittipunt on Thursday took a ride on a joint private-public bus route that was voted Bangkok’s worst service on his Facebook poll, and blamed the problem on mismanagement by the franchise operators. Mr Chadchart wrote on his Facebook page that he boarded both inbound and outbound trips […]

No.8 bus voted worst service in Bangkok

Transport Minister Chadchat Sittipunt is opposed to a plan by the Airports of Thailand Plc (AoT) to relocate Suvarnabhumi airport’s taxi parking area. The relocation of the parking area, currently at the Transport Centre inside the airport, would make it more difficult for the AoT to regulate taxi services at […]

Chadchat Against Airport Taxi Move

TRANG – A Bangkok-bound Nok Air flight has slid off the runway at Trang airport while preparing for takeoff. The accident on flight DD7411 took place while pilots were readying the Boeing 737-800 plane for takeoff at 5.45pm amid heavy rains, Thaworn Saengampai, director of the airport said. All 142 […]

Nok Air plane skids off Trang runway

The US National Security Agency uses computer servers in Thailand to help run a massive networked collection of information about internet users, and to store and analyse the data. Revelations about operation XKeyscore came Thursday from Edward Snowden, America’s most-wanted fugitive. Russia granted Mr Snowden a one-year amnesty, and he […]

NSA internet-snooping program using Thailand

Best of Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) There are a lot of good things about Suvarnabhumi I can write about like arriving Thailand!, getting off the plane, arriving Thailand!, stretching your legs, and did I mention arriving Thailand!!?   I find that I can see fewer good things about Suvarnabhumi when departing […]

Best of Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK)