Now BTS Skytrain reached very near to Metro Park
Wutthakat and Bang Wa stations have been built on a 2.2-kilometre extended section of the BTS Silom Line, that links Thon Buri in western Bangkok to the business areas of Sathon and Silom.
Now can get off at Wutthakat station and get a ride in shuttle van of metro park, which cost 20 Baht per person and it is less then a half kilometer distance.
As per now (October 2012) the planning of Silom Line BTS Extension is to start as below.
Taksin – Phet Kasem Extension
S9 Pho Nimit To be opened on mid of January 2013
S10 Talat Phlu To be opened on mid of January 2013
S11 Wutthakat To be opened on 12 August 2013
S12 Bang Wa To be opened on 12 August 2013
Trial runs began on Thursday on the new BTS skytrain route, a 5.25km extension from Soi Onnut to Soi Bearing. The first test run was launched by Bangkok governor MR Sukhumbhand Paribatra. The service is due to beigin operating free of charge between Aug 12 and Jan 1. The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration invested more than 50 billion baht on the extension. Construction began in 2006.
“The BMA will operate the skytrain on the extended Onnuch-Bearing route from Aug 12 and expects about 120,000 people to use the service per day,” he said, “It will enable more than 500,000 people in Phra Khanong and Bang Na areas to travel more conveniently to other areas.
“The Taksin-Phetkasem extention is expected to be in service by Dec 5, 2012” MR Sukhumbhand said.
Housing loans of 25 billion baht for first-time homebuyers were approved by the cabinet yesterday as a pilot project to help lower- to middle-income earners.
The Government Housing Bank will offer the loans at zero interest for the first two years for loans below 3 million baht, with repayment terms of 30 years. Homebuyers with less than 1 million baht in annual income can borrow up to 1 million baht.
Housing Business Association president Issara Boonyoung said the amount was not much if distributed nationwide, but it was a good start. Continue reading B25bn okayed for first-timehome loans
True Internet will be available soon
After wait of one years, the management has sing the contract with true to install the system at Phase 2/2 or lagoon zone. There was an internet by TOT but TRUE was only available at phase 1 and phase 2/1. But now it will bill installed at this phase and hopefully all the residents can enjoy it withing month of November.
For more information please contact at management office, located at Building M. Tel no. is 02-458-8664
It is a great news for all the residents of metro park sathorn.
The Tesco Lotus has already open on 1st Oct. It is just in front of metro park . There is a food court and many other shops and facilities.
It is just next to Nishachol residence and just across the road for metropark sathorn. Hopefully there will be road crossing bridge so we all can go and shop there. Now there will be no more hassle to buy the groceries, vegetables and utilities of daily use.
Cheer Up all