Thu, 31 Jan 2019 01:00
Junta could have solved smog crisis but chose submarines instead
The annual burning season is under way, and with it the usual rash of “why can’t something be done about it?” letters and articles complaining about the black ash that falls from the sky covering people and property, about the increase in respiratory problems, and about hospitals that try to cope with them.
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 12:02
Latest : Wreck of Argentine submarine found year after going missing: navy
Buenos Aires - The wreckage of an Argentine navy submarine that exploded and disappeared one year ago with 44 crew on board was located in the Atlantic Ocean on Friday, the navy said.
Sat, 01 Sep 2018 06:53
PH cautioned on plans to buy submarines
As the Philippine military tries to expedite its submarine capability amid mounting security challenges, some regional security experts have expressed their views that the country may not be ready for an undersea warship yet.
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 01:00
Pheu Thai will ban military conscription if voted in
PARTY ALSO PLANS TO SELL SUBMARINES AND BUILD HOSPITALS FROM THE PROCEEDS
Sat, 18 Aug 2018 01:00
Duterte slams US for warning PH on buying submarines from Russia
President Rodrigo Duterte slammed the United States on Friday after it warned the Philippine government from buying submarines coming from Russia.
Sat, 09 Jun 2018 06:21
Chinese government hackers steal trove of US Navy data: report
Chinese government hackers have stolen a massive trove of sensitive information from a US Navy contractor, including secret plans to develop a new type of submarine-launched anti-ship missile, the Washington Post reported Friday.
Wed, 04 Apr 2018 01:00
True to spend Bt3.6 bn on Asia cable project
TRUE Corp group will spend around Bt3.6 billion on its co-investment with other members of the Southeast Asia – Japan 2 consortium (SJC2) to build a high-performance submarine cable that will connect Thailand with eight markets spanning Singapore to Japan.
Sun, 24 Dec 2017 15:21
New contact detected in search for vanished Argentine submarine
Buenos Aires - A sonar search for the Argentine submarine that disappeared on November 15 with 44 crew members on board has made a new contact in the South Atlantic, according to the navy.
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 01:00
Submarines no defence as smog invades the North again
It is that time of the year when we are starting reading press coverage of the problem of smoke and haze in Thailand – and what to do about it.
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 15:08
'Explosion' dashes last hopes for missing Argentine sub with 44 aboard
Mar del Plata, Argentina - Argentina's navy confirmed Thursday that an unusual noise heard in the Atlantic near the last known position of a missing submarine appeared to be an explosion, dashing the last hopes of finding the vessel's 44 crew members alive.
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 17:58
Argentina says abnormal noise heard after sub's last contact as hopes fade
Mar del Plata, Argentina - Argentina's navy said Wednesday it was investigating an unusual noise detected in the South Atlantic hours after it last communicated with a missing submarine, but refused to confirm whether it indicated an explosion.
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:13
Rescuers battle waves, wind in hunt for missing Argentine sub
Mar del Plata, Argentina - A multinational armada of aircraft and vessels battled high winds and raging seas Sunday as they intensified their search for a missing Argentine submarine, after apparent attempted distress calls raised hopes the 44 crew members may still be alive.
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 16:21
Satellite signals offer hope in hunt for missing Argentine sub
Buenos Aires - Hopes of finding survivors from a missing Argentine submarine with 44 crew members aboard have been revived after the navy said it had detected what could be distress calls.
Tue, 26 Sep 2017 12:00
World’s first amphibious drone made in Shanghai
BEIJING - A Chinese company has produced the world’s first unmanned, amphibious commercial aircraft, with plans to use it to deliver goods, transport supplies to islands and detect submarines, according to the manufacturer.
Wed, 06 Sep 2017 01:00
How the political divide boosts Thailand’s biggest scourge
Thais opposed to the planned purchase of submarines are not necessarily against the proposal for a prime ministerial aircraft, our own version of Air Force One.