[Bangkok Post] The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) will hold a major merit-making ceremony on Saturday, hoping it will help prevent more accidents on its trouble-plagued lines. It comes after another train jumped the tracks in Bangkok on Friday, taking the SRT’s derailment tally to 114 this year. The ceremony will […]

SRT turns to divine for help

[Bangkok Post]The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) has allocated 2.8 billion baht for major maintenance work on the northern line between Uttaradit and Chiang Mai in the wake of 13 derailments so far this year. SRT governor Prapat Chongsanguan said services between the two provinces would be suspended from Sept […]

B2.8bn major repair for North railway