10 October 2019

The Treasury Department joins hands with U City to revitalize more than 130-year-old Custom House in the historic Charoen Krung neighborhood on the Chao Phraya River

U City Public Company Limited, in cooperation with the Fine Arts Department, has officially commenced an archaeological and architectural project on The Custom House, or Rong Phasi Roi Chak Sam, on a bank of the Chao Phraya River. The initiative will seek to restore the more than 130-year-old property into its glorious previous state with the aim of promoting heritage tourism in the community of Charoen Krung.

Present in photo (from left to right):

    • Mrs. Pranorm Klangtong, Deputy Director-General of the Fine Arts Department and Acting Director-General
    • Mr. Amnuay Preemonwong, a former Director-General of the Treasury Department
    • Mr. Keeree Kanjanapas, Chairman of the Board of Directors, U City Public Company Limited
    • Mr. Ittipol Khunpluem, Minister of Culture
  • Mr. Santi Prompat, Deputy Minister of Finance
  • Mr. Kavin Kanjanapas, Director, U City Public Company Limited
  • Mrs. Suksiri Boonyasait, Deputy Director-General of State Property, the Treasury Department
  • Ms. Piyaporn Phanachet, Chief Executive Officer, U City Public Company Limited