Suvarnabhumi Airport prepares for tourist high season

Suvarnabhumi International Airport is preparing to welcome up to 173,000 travelers per day during the tourist high season. Airport Director Sirote Duangratana revealed that between October 30th of this year and March 25th of next year, the country will enter its usual tourist high season. An average of 965 flights are expected each day, a […]

Uber extends service to Chiang Mai

US-based ride-hailing service Uber has announced it will expand its service to Chiang Mai, despite the service being deemed illegal under Thai law. Uber on Monday began piloting an expansion of its mobile application-based taxi hailing service in Chiang Mai hoping to attract more passengers to the service, said a source. Along with the announcement […]

Proposed 5 percent taxi fare increase dependent on customer satisfaction

Fares for taxi services in Thailand might go up by five percent if the passengers who utilize them are content with the service. This will be measured by an overall decrease in the number of customer complaints lodged with taxi companies and transportation officials. According to Deputy Transport Minister Ormsin Chivapruck, the Ministry of Transport […]