China-Thailand railway brings Thais hope for convenience, prosperity


Recalling her childhood, Pannaros Boonserm said railway linked her home in Chiang Mai with her grandparents' in the Nakhon Ratchasima province in northeastern Thailand.

"My parents and I had to spend a lot of time on the train," said the 32-year-old translator at the China-Thailand railway construction project, noting that gazing...