Travel planning in South East Asia - buses, ferries, flights, railways
An extravaganza of lights will officially inaugurate Bangkok’s newest landmark this evening. The 77-storey MahaNakhon Tower has gradually risen above the Thai capital’s skyline over the past few years and its developers have scheduled two light shows to mark the completion.
Thailand’s national rail operator says brand new carriages are to be deployed on a premium service between Bangkok and Chiang Mai. The carriages provide a travel experience akin to flying with comfort enhancing features and a sleekness designed to propel Thai rail travel into the 21st century.
Thailand’s biggest oil, gas and petrol firm has agreed terms with six leading global car manufacturers on the development of electric vehicles. Earlier this month, PTT Public Company Limited signed contracts with the in-country management teams of Nissan, Mitsubishi, Mercedes Benz, Porsche, BMW and Volvo.