Thursday, March 16, 2023

One Dead as Chevron FSO Suffers Water Ingress Off Thailand

BANGKOK, March 16 (Reuters) – Authorities in Thailand on Thursday were working to avert a leak from a storage vessel carrying 400,000

March 16, 2023
Total Views: 5400

Monday, December 19, 2022

Thai Navy Searching for Missing Marines After Warship Sinks

BANGKOK, Dec 19 (Reuters) – Thailand’s military deployed warships and helicopters on Monday to try to locate 33 marines missing after a

December 19, 2022
Total Views: 3096

Saturday, January 29, 2022
Oil Spill

Navy Ships Deployed To Contain Oil Spill In The Gulf Of Thailand

BANGKOK, Jan 29 (Reuters) – A beach in eastern Thailand was declared a disaster area on Saturday as oil leaking from an underwater pipeline in the Gulf

January 29, 2022
Total Views: 924

Monday, January 10, 2022

Thai Navy Wrangles Ghost Ship Drifting Near Oil Rig

The Royal Thai Navy last week was called to rescue a derelict cargo ship listing in the Gulf of Thailand, near the location of an offshore rig. Upon inspection

January 10, 2022
Total Views: 7251

Thursday, September 23, 2021
cargo ship

Thailand Planning National Shipping Line to Boost Status as Logistics Hub

By Randy Thanthong-Knight (Bloomberg) — Trade-reliant Thailand plans to launch a national shipping company next year to bolster its trade capabilities,

September 23, 2021
Total Views: 1075

Wednesday, October 21, 2020
ship crew-change covid19 pandemic

Thailand Eases Ship And Yacht Crew Travel Restrictions

by Orathai Sriring (Reuters) – Thailand on Wednesday further eased coronavirus restrictions and plans to shorten a quarantine period to (assist seafarers

October 21, 2020
Total Views: 418

Monday, April 22, 2019
Seasteading Arrest

Thai Navy Tows Home Of Fugitive American Seasteader

By Panu Wongcha-um (Reuters) – Thailand’s navy on Monday began towing to shore the floating cabin of a fugitive U.S. citizen and his Thai girlfriend,

April 22, 2019
Total Views: 53

Friday, July 6, 2018

Dozens Dead After Thai Tourist Boat Capsizes in Rough Seas

By Panarat Thepgumpanat and Chayut Setboonsarng BANGKOK, July 6 (Reuters) – Thai rescuers deployed helicopters on Friday to search for 23 people missing

July 6, 2018
Total Views: 12

Thursday, January 18, 2018
Maritime News

The Tankship Triangle: Southeast Asia’s Illegal Oil Market

by Henning Gloystein (Reuters) – An alleged oil heist in Singapore that has already led to 20 arrests, the seizure of at least one tanker and

January 18, 2018
Total Views: 60

Monday, September 19, 2016
Maritime News

Reckless Piloting, Overcrowding Eyed in Fatal Thai Boat Accident

BANGKOK, Sept 19 (Reuters) – An overcrowded tourist boat carrying Muslim pilgrims was being piloted recklessly before it capsized, killing at least 15

September 19, 2016
Total Views: 17

Monday, February 29, 2016
Maritime News

Abandoned Cruise Ship Ocean Dream Sinks Off Thailand

A cruise ship abandoned by its Chinese owner for over a year has capsized and is leaking oil off the port of Laem Chabang in Thailand. The cruise ship

February 29, 2016
Total Views: 824

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Thai Navy Clamps Down On Migrants

A boat crammed with migrants was towed out to sea by the Thai navy and then held up by Malaysian vessels on Saturday, the latest round of “maritime

May 16, 2015
Total Views: 6

Saturday, July 5, 2014
Maritime News

Guardian Investigation Uncovers Graphic Evidence of Torture at Sea

The Guardian conducted a 6-month investigation into the supply chain that harvests shrimp (prawns) from offshore Thailand and delivers them to major food

July 5, 2014
Total Views: 11

Thursday, April 3, 2014
Maritime News

Bulkers Damaged in Collision Off Thailand

Two bulk carrier were damaged Sunday after the vessels collided off the coast of Pattaya in southern Thailand. Local media reports that the Liberia-flagged MV

April 3, 2014
Total Views: 13