Andaman

Weather warnings out for parts of the country

The annual monsoon is here. Bangkok, along with 55 other provinces in Thailand, have thunderstorms forecast over the next 24…

1 month ago

Warning for boats going to sea off Phuket

The Phuket Marine Office has made another official announcement today for boats that will remain in force until May 10.…

1 month ago

Omura’s whale sighted of Koh Similan in Phang Nga

PHOTOS: Wow Andaman Omura's whale has been sighted off the Koh Similans in Phang Nga this week. Tour guides from…

2 months ago

Tsunami advisory for Andaman Coast – all clear

An advisory was sent out last night about two earth tremors registering 5.0 and 5.2 magnitude centered on the Andaman…

3 months ago

Tour operators boycott visits to Similan and Surin islands to protest new restrictions

The tour operators have had enough of the winding back of tour boat operations and are now resorting to boycotting…

8 months ago

How is Phuket’s tsunami alert system working?

Last week's Palu tsunami on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, has brought out some raw emotions again in Phuket and…

9 months ago

One of two tsunami warning buoys not working since October last year

One of the tsunami buoys, part of the warning system for the Andaman Coast, has been broken since last year.…

9 months ago

One dead in Phoenix boat salvage operations

The salvage operations for the 'Phoenix' have become mired in poor arrangements and unsuitable weather since operations began several months…

9 months ago

Phuket’s underwater neighborhood gets a pre-high season clean

More than 300 volunteers, including divers and local volunteers, joined the cleaning activities held yesterday around Phuket. Rawai Mayor Arron…

9 months ago

Weather warnings out for mid-week

The Meteorological Department is warning people living in the East and Lower North-east regions of Thailand to be mindful of…

9 months ago

Private sector proposes southern economic plan to mobile Cabinet

PHOTO: Emulating the French Riviera, but with better beaches. "The Andaman Riviera"? Emulating the famous French Riviera coast is part…

10 months ago