• Sun, 10 Mar 2019 13:44
    Phang Nga’s floating ambulance is saving lives
    A fully-equipped medical boat on standby for traveller emergencies in the Similan and Surin islands has already saved seven lives during the current tourist season.
  • Sun, 24 Feb 2019 13:00
    Shy turtles goosed along into sea off Phang Nga
    Thirty-five newly hatched leatherback turtles reluctant to leave their nests on Phang Nga’s Ta Sai Beach were given a hand finding their way to the sea on Sunday morning.
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  • Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:00
    Devastation can ‘mean a new beginning’ for the Moken tribe
    THE DEVASTATION of Moken village on Phang Nga’s Surin island can possibly be used as an opportunity to restore the traditional way of life for the sea gypsies, academics said after a blaze on Sunday burned down 61 houses and left 237 people homeless.
  • Mon, 04 Feb 2019 09:49
    Fire destroys 61 houses on Phang Nga's Surin island
    A fire swept through a Morgan or sea gypsy community of on Surin Island in Phang Nga on Sunday night, destroying 61 houses, the provincial governor said.
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  • Thu, 31 Jan 2019 15:34
    His Majesty pays boy’s medical costs after Phang Nga dog attack
    His Majesty the King helped pay for medical care for a seven-year-old boy savaged by four stray dogs in Phang Nga. He is recovering in a Phuket Hospital.
  • Thu, 31 Jan 2019 11:05
    Phang Nga man kicked to death by domestic elephant
    A man was kicked to death by a domestic elephant while he was delivering food to a group of elephants at a tourism business in Phang Nga's Muang district.
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  • Mon, 28 Jan 2019 19:07
    Boy savaged by dogs recovering in ICU
    A seven-year-old boy is recovering from an “unprovoked attack” on Sunday by four stray dogs in the Ban Tha Noon area of Phang Nga’s Takua Thung district. Yeunyong “Nong D-Max” Chairap, who is being treated at Phuket’s Vachira Phuket Hospital’s intensive care unit, is conscious and has a normal blood pressure but still requires constant medical surveillance to prevent possible infection.
  • Fri, 25 Jan 2019 18:10
    Dugong found dead at Phang Nga Beach
    A 300 kilogram dugong was found dead on a beach in Takua Thung, Phang Nga on Thursday.
    Around Thailand
  • Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:23
    Fishing crew wins kudos for releasing netted Leatherback
    A fishing crew who released an endangered Leatherback turtle back to the sea has won the public thanks of a well-known marine-life expert.
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  • Mon, 07 Jan 2019 17:59
    Leatherback’s nest on Phang Nga beach survives Pabuk waves
    The leatherback sea turtle nest of eggs found on a Phang Nga beach in Tai Mueang a few weeks ago has been checked and is safe following last Friday and Saturday’s bad weather.
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  • Mon, 07 Jan 2019 15:20
    ‘Pabuk’ dog rescued from mud in Phang Nga
    An exhausted dog was rescued from the mud at the mouth of a canal in Phang Nga’s Mueang district on Sunday evening.
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  • Thu, 27 Dec 2018 01:00
    Tsunami survivors haunted by loss of their loved ones
    ON THE 14th anniversary of Thailand’s only known tsunami, relatives of those killed by the tidal waves gathered yesterday to remember their beloved.
  • Wed, 26 Dec 2018 17:30
    Leatherback sea turtle eggs found on Phang Nga beach
    About 80-100 leatherback sea turtle eggs have been found on a beach in Tai Mueang, Phang Nga.
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  • Tue, 25 Dec 2018 20:19
    Two Russian tourists lost in Phang Nga forest found safe
    Officers spent more than four hours looking for two Russian tourists who had gone missing in Phang Nga’s Sa Nang Manora Forest Park on Tuesday night and eventually found them safe.
    Around Thailand
  • Wed, 26 Dec 2018 07:00
    Schools on Andaman coast on alert with regular drills
    INDONESIA was again hit by a tsunami on Saturday, bringing back memories of Thailand’s trauma 14 years ago, and raising questions about how prepared our schools are for a future disaster.
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