Tags : Fuel


Ubon Ratchathani: Air force personnel arrested over fuel thefts

A number of air force personnel have been detained on suspicion of stealing jet fuel to sell to civilians outside the base in Ubon Ratchathani, a Royal Thai Air Force spokesman said on Friday. Air force military police rounded up the suspects at Wing 21 in Muang district and a fact-finding panel has been formed […]Read More


16,000 litres of diesel leaks in Prachin Buri

An oil tanker carrying 16,000 litres of diesel crashed into a lamppost on a Prachin Buri road before it overturned, causing a leakage on Friday. Police said the accident happened at 11:30am on the Kabin Buri-Nakhon Ratchasima road near a Muang Kao school in Tambon Muang Kao of Prachin Buri’s Kabin Buri district. Full story: […]Read More


Thai Airways increases fuel surcharge on 59 routes

Thai Airways International has announced the adjustment of fuel surcharges on an average 137-200% higher on 59 international routes. The increase is effective today. The adjustment in fuel surcharges for the second time this year will see an increase in ticket price fin the range of US$ 5 -33 per leg of travel. Full story: […]Read More


‘Indonesian’ pirates raid Thai vessel for tonnes of fuel

PHUKET: The Royal Thai Navy is on the lookout for sword and gun toting pirates, thought to be of Indonesian origin, who had allegedly raided a Thai vessel in the Strait of Malacca on Friday evening (February 13), and made way with a substantial amount of fuel before placing TNT explosives on the ship’s bridge. […]Read More


Fuel prices up tomorrow

TT and Bangchak will increase the prices of all kinds of fuel by 60 satang per litre, except gasohol E85, effective from 5am on Friday. The price of gasohol E85 will go up 40 satang per litre. Read more: thaipbs.or.thRead More


Tanker driver killed in Nakhon Ratchasima, fuel stolen

NAKHON RATCHASIMA – A tanker driver was found dead in his truck with his throat cut and some of his cargo of mixed fuels missing on a road in Pak Thong Chai district on Wednesday morning. The body of Rakchai Hadkham, 48, was found in the passenger seat. His throat had been slit open. Read […]Read More


PC air ordered to suspend flights

PC Air, the airline that launched last year amid publicity for it transgender flight attendants, has been ordered to halt flights by the Civil Aviation Department after it stranded Thai tourists for two days in South Korea when it could not pay its fuel bill. After being stranded at Seoul’s Incheon International Airport since Tuesday, […]Read More


Electric vehicles can be less green than classic fuel cars,

A Norwegian University of Science and Technology study released Thursday found electric vehicles have a potential for higher eco-toxicity and greenhouse impact than conventional cars. The study includes an examination of the electric car’s life cycle as a whole rather than a study of the electric car’s environmental impact during the use phase. The researchers […]Read More