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B358bn rail projects expected to go ahead

26 May 2017 at 06:00

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The most expensive and controversial new line approved is an extension of the currently unpopular Purple Line from Tao Poon to Rat Burana, with a budget of 131 billion baht. (Bangkok Post file photo by Tanaphon Ongarttrakul)

Construction of four electric rail routes in the capital at a cost of 358 billion baht will kick off this year, said Peraphon Thawornsupacharoen, deputy permanent secretary for transport.

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