BANGKOK (1999-2009)/BTS group history
BTS group is the operation of skytrain, this history lines show what the BTS group’s key events over years. It can be found that BTS group started to incorporate with Bangkok Transit System Corporation Ltd (BTSC) and signed concession agreement between Bangkok Metropolitan Authority (BMA) and BTSC. So probably the planning of mass transport system was started around these period.
Tanayong Co. Ltd is established to operate Property development business
Tanayong is Listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET ticker TYONG)
Incorporation of Bangkok Transit System Corporation Ltd (BTSC
Concession Agreement signed between Bangkok Metropolitan Authority (BMA) and BTSC.
Tanayong becomes a Public Company
BTSC changes its name to Bangkok Mass Transit System Corporation Ltd (BTSC)
BTSC converts to Public Limited Company and name change to Bangkok Mass Transit System Public Co. Ltd
BTS SkyTrain begins operations
Tanayong enters debt restructuring and business rehabilitation process following devaluation of the Thai Baht and subsequent Asian Financial Crisis.
BTSC awarded ISO 90012000 for quality management system
BTSC files petition for Business Rehabilitation with Central Bankruptcy Court
Central Bankruptcy Court issues order to rehabilitate BTSC business
Central Bankruptcy Court orders termination of Tanayong business rehabilitation
Tanayong Shares resume trading on Property Sector of SET
Central Bankruptcy Court approved the BTSC rehabilitation plan
Central Bankruptcy Court issues order terminating the rehabilitation plan for BTSC
Commencement of operations of Silom (Saphan Taksin – Wong wian Yai) extension
BTSC issues THB 12,000mn of senior unsecured bonds
BTSC completes the acquisition of VGI Global Media Co. Ltd
10th Anniversary of operation of BTS SkyTrain
Bangkok Mass Transit System Group. “Our History”. last modified 2013. accessed December 19,2016. http://www.btsgroup.co.th/en/about_us_history.php