Thailand Tightens Security Around Recovered Phoenix Shipwreck Amid Probe

The Phoenix sunk on July 5 off the coast of Phuket, killing 47 Chinese tourists. The diving boat was brought back to the surface from the seabed on Saturday.

Thailand Tightens Security Around Recovered Phoenix Shipwreck Amid Probe

PHUKET – Phuket’s resurfaced shipwreck “The Phoenix” that killed 47 Chinese tourists in July will be scrutinized and measures to prevent anyone from meddling with investigations into the cause of the boat capsizing will be tightened, official said on Sunday. The Phoenix sunk on July 5 off the coast of Phuket, killing 47 Chinese tourists. […]

China Beefs up Security in Financial Districts

China Beefs up Security in Financial Districts

  BEIJING – China has ramped up the police presence in the financial district of its capital on Monday, with officers checking bystanders’ identity cards and telling pedestrians to disperse, while at least 50 police gathered outside the banking regulator’s office. “There were loads of security people on the street this morning,” said one man […]

Third Army Adds More Military Patrols Mae Sai Boarder

Third Army Adds More Military Patrols Mae Sai Boarder

  CHIANGRAI TIMES – Third Army Region Commander Lt-Gen Wanthip Wongwai said drug eradication in Thailand could be achieved if everyone gets involved. He added concerted efforts would help prevent cross-border smuggling of drugs and their distribution within the country. Dealers are expected to try to smuggle in more drugs, according to Lt-Gen Wanthip, since […]