CHIANG RAI, 24 Sept 2013 - Chiang Rai state has introduced the particular launch of the "City Line" mass transit project targeted at enhancing links to tourism sites coupled with treating traffic issues inside the city area.

As outlined by, the president of 'Love Chiang Rai Foundation', the initial project covers 13 kms of range between the city and Mae Fa Luang University. It will have 4 stations, including the "Asean Flower" Station at the Fang Min civil service complex: the "Art" Station at Chiang Rai Airport, the "Fruit" Station at the intersection to Thakhaoplueak sub-district, and the OTOP Station at Mae Fa Luang University. Every single station will possess 1 rai of area for services to support travellers, and each station will also have places for any selling of OTOP goods.

The City Line will probably initial be made as asphalt rd, and will also be maintainedtogether with buses. The longer-term plan's to formulate the road right into a train system.

Chiang Rai natives are able to utilize the support at no cost merely by displaying their Identity cards. The service will start prior to integration to the ASEAN Community in 2015.