Tags : Koh Sichang


Two Navy oil recovery vessels sent to contain 4km long

The Royal Thai Navy has deployed vessels, equipped with skimmers, oil booms and dispersant, to prevent a 4km long oil slick from moving toward the eastern coast of the Gulf. The bunker oil slick, estimated at about 20,000 litres, leaked from a sunken oil tanker, Golden Bridge 2, and was reported to be about 15km […]Read More


Man arrested for rape, murder of German tourist on Koh

CHON BURI: A 24-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping and murdering a German tourist, 27, whose body was found covered with dry leaves under rocks on Koh Sichang on Sunday night. The body of the German woman, whose name was withheld pending notification of her relatives, was found lying under rocks with severe […]Read More


Cargo ship sinks off Si Chang Island

A cargo ship sank off Sichang Island while it was heading for Bangkok Port with about 70 containers of cargoes on board. The cause of the accident which happened shortly before midnight on Wednesday was not immediately known but the Department of Marine and the Royal Thai Navy have floated warning buoys to mark the […]Read More