Tue, 24 Jul 2018 17:40
Talkfest about ensuring better marine safety in Phuket
A meeting was held on Tuesday morning at Chalong Pier, led by Navy chief of staff Admiral Pichet Tannaset, who said he was determined to follow through with measures that would ensure marine safety – better controlling tour boats in Phuket in order to prevent marine accidents.
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 18:08
Arrest warrant issued for Phoenix tourist-boat owner
Arrest warrants were issued yesterday for the owner of the Phoenix tourist boat, which sank off Phuket earlier this month and caused 47 deaths.
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 01:00
Buoyancy aids in Phoenix ‘did not measure up to international standards’
A BUDDHIST CEREMONY was held yesterday to commemorate the passengers who died in a recent tour-boat tragedy off Phuket, while the search resumed for one person who remained missing.
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:33
Boat explosion injures two at Chalong Pier
An explosion of a speed boat called Choksomboon at Chalong Pier in Phuket has injured two people and damaged the bottom of the vessel.
Mon, 04 Sep 2017 14:21
Dolphins spotted between Koh Racha and Phuket
They started to see a group of 7-8 grey dolphins at about 4 nautical miles from Chalong Pier.
Thu, 11 May 2017 17:34
Chinese tourists avoid charges after being caught with coral
PHUKET: Two Chinese tourists were let off with a warning after they were found taking coral out of the sea yesterday evening at Chalong Pier.