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PM firms up high-speed rail project

25 Mar 2016 at 04:00

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China will no longer help to fund the Rayong-Nong Khai high-speed rail service through Bangkok, but will help to plan and build it, and Chinese rolling stock like these models will be used. (File photo)

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Thursday affirmed the government's decision to wholly invest in the Thai-Sino railway project after failed talks over the past two years with China on details of what was supposed to be a bilateral investment project.

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