• Sun, 27 Jan 2019 01:00
    Myanmar's first LGBT pride boat parade sets sail
    Rainbow flags flew high and gay anthems blasted out over Yangon's river as a flotilla of boats took to the water of Myanmar's biggest city on Saturday for the country's first-ever Pride boat parade in a sign of growing acceptance for LGBT rights.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 06 Jan 2019 13:00
    Boats allowed back to sea from Phuket
    With a tropical storm moved on, the Phuket Marine Office has lifted its ban on boats leaving port.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 04 Jan 2019 01:00
    Thousands flee as Pabuk blows in
    30,000 evacuated in Nakhon si thammarat, tourists leave islands in droves as south braces for tropical storm today. Airport closes, boats anchored and schools shut as people prepare for gales of up to 95kph, heavy downpours, floods.
    national
  • Thu, 20 Dec 2018 18:18
    Chinese and Thai companies to develop golden triangle tourist boats
    Chinese and Thai companies have signed three documents at northern Thailand's Chiang Saen port in a bid to develop boat trips along the Lancang-Mekong River.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 08 Dec 2018 06:02
    No wind for the big boats, but plenty for the smaller ones
    Phuket – Conditions were more suitable for water-skiing than sailing on the Andaman Sea off the south-western tip of Phuket on Friday with the lack of wind leaving the large fleet of keelboats and multihulls unable to race.
    sports
  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 06:23
    32nd Phuket King’s Cup Regatta Ideal conditions for Phuket King’s Cup fleet
    A stiff breeze of 15 to 20 knots off south-western Phuket on Wednesday morning provided near perfect conditions for the large fleet of boats contesting this year’s King’s Cup Regatta, allowing the organizers to hold three races in some classes.
    sports
  • Tue, 30 Oct 2018 17:30
    Three Vietnamese fishing boats seized, 14 crew arrested in Gulf of Thailand
    A Royal Thai Navy patrol boat has seized three Vietnamese fishing vessels and arrested 14 crew members for illegally raking the seabed for sea cucumbers in the Gulf of Thailand.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 25 Oct 2018 01:00
    Anger over destruction of tsunami relics
    TWO BOATS-CUM-MUSEUMS that commemorated the deadly tsunami of 2004 have been torn down in Phang Nga, provoking a furious backlash on social media.
    national
  • Thu, 11 Oct 2018 19:15
    Phuket boat checks being enforced
    Thailand’s Marine Department says it has assigned more officers to check boats at every port on Phuket.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 01 Oct 2018 13:08
    Whale-watching season begins in Phetchaburi
    The Bryde’s whale has returned to the waters off Phetchaburi and reporters and tourists boarded boats on Monday for the official opening of whale-watching season, with about 10 of the huge animals obliging them.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 13 Sep 2018 19:04
    Warning for Phuket boats
    The Phuket Marine Office has warned boats to be careful when going to sea until September 18 due to Typhoon Mangkhut.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 30 Aug 2018 15:33
    Vietnamese boats arrested in undercover sting
    Two Vietnamese fishing boats with their 11 crew members were escorted back to the shore of Songkhla's Muang district on Thursday to face prosecution for allegedly fishing in Thai waters, said the director of the Fisheries Department's Prevention and Suppression Centre in Songkhla, Charoen Omanee.
    national
  • Wed, 22 Aug 2018 18:18
    Phuket boats given storm warning
    The Phuket Marine Office has told boats to be “careful when going to sea until tomorrow (August 23), due to poor weather”.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:33
    Human Trafficking to Malaysia: CID arrests 'kingpin'
    The CID on Sunday arrested the alleged godfather of a human trafficking ring that ran boats to carry people from Bangladesh to Malaysia.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:00
    Talks on with M’sia over arrest of Thai police
    THAILAND and Malaysia offered differing accounts of an incident off Satun province on Sunday, in which four Thais, including three police senior sergeant-majors, were arrested and accused of robbing Malaysian fishing boats.
    ASEAN+
  • Search More