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Bangkok

Prayut Launches Electric Ferry Service

BANGKOK, Nov 27 (TNA) — Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha launched an electric ferry service in Phadung Krung Kasem canal and was thankful for the implementation of his government’s policy. After traveling on an electric ferry from Hua Lamphong to Thewarat market, Gen Prayut said he was grateful that relevant organizations realized the electric ferry service […]Read More

Bangkok

Electric Canal Ferry to be Available for Bangkok’s Phadung Canal

BANGKOK (NNT) – The Deputy Governor of Bangkok has inspected the assembly of seven electric ferries that will be in service in December this year. Mr. Sakontee Pattiyakul, Deputy Governor of Bangkok inspected the assembly of the electric ferries that will ply Khlong Phadung Krung Kasem canal. The electric ferries will serve daily passengers who […]Read More

South

Missing ferry crew member found trapped inside sunken vessel

Divers have found the remains of another missing ferry crew member in the sunken Racha 4 ferry, but were unable to recover the body. Rear Admiral Nopparat Lumlert, deputy commander of the Second Fleet, said today that the divers found the female victim trapped inside the toilet. Full story: thaipbsworld.com By Thai PBS WorldRead More

South

Search for three missing Koh Samui ferry crew suspended this

The search for the three missing ferry crew members, in rough seas off See and Ha islands, resumed this morning, but was called off during the afternoon due to strong currents and poor undersea visibility. Thai Navy SEAL divers and professional western divers, based on Koh Tao who were also involved in the search of […]Read More

South

Body of another ferry crew member washed ashore near Koh

Rescuers have recovered the body of a ferry crew member, which had washed ashore on a small island not far from Samui today (Tuesday). Meanwhile, Thai Navy SEAL divers have abandoned an attempt to survey the sunken ferry, Racha 4, after encountering strong currents and winds. Teams are now focusing on land based searches. Full […]Read More

South

Koh Samui Ferry accident: 1 dead, 2 more rescued, 4

SURAT THANI: Two of the seven people who went missing after a ferry capsized off Koh Samui island on Saturday night have been rescued, leaving four still unaccounted for, while the body of the skipper was recovered, governor Wichawut Jinto announced on Sunday. The Raja 4 ferry operated by Raja Ferry Plc was loaded with […]Read More

South

Ferry capsizes off Koh Samui Island, 7 missing

SURAT THANI: Seven people were missing and nine others rescued after a ferry hit by a strong storm capsized after leaving Koh Samui island, heading for the Don Sak boat pier on the mainland on Saturday night, local media reported. The Raja 4 ferry was loaded with garbage, three 10-wheel lorries and a pick-up truck. […]Read More

South

Tourists, crew safe as dive boat sinks off Similan Islands

PHANG NGA: A total of 11 people, including four foreign tourists, were taken to safety in the early hours of today (Feb 24) after the dive boat they were on board of sank off Similan Islands. The Similan Islands National Park Headquater and the Royal Thai Navy Third Area Command base in Phang Nga received […]Read More