Mega Develop ProjectPattaya Officials are planning on developing a multi transportation project in the East of Thailand to cope with AEC.
PATTAYA-Recently-[pattayaDailyNews] Mr.Ittipol Khumpluem-mayor of Pattaya- chaired the opening ceremony of the project to develop Pattaya in order to encounter AEC at the Marriot hotel.
Mr.Wichit Nimitwanit-acting director of the transpiration department said that Pattaya is an important tourist attraction and is also the hub of the east of Thailand.
The public sector has aimed to develop every kind of transportation and they are planning on building a high-speed rail link from Suvarnabhumi-Pattaya-Rayong which is 193.5 kilometres long and will cost 152,000,000,000 baht.
Also Mr.Wichit said that they will construct a pier to connect Pattaya-Sattahip-Rayong-Chantaburi and Trad and Huahin. The ferry will be a Catamaran which can carry 280 passengers in order to stimulate the tourist industry.
Furthermore air transportation was discussed with Royal Thai Navy to turn U-Tapao airport into an international airport. It could see around 3 million passengers a year using it where as at the moment there is only 150,000 passengers.