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    Phuket boat disaster toll: 42 survivors, 46 found dead, 1 remains missing

    The Phuket PR Office has revealed the latest death toll for passengers who drowned following the sinking of ‘Phoenix’ south-west of Phuket last Thursday evening. Three bodies were recovered in the Monday and Tuesday recovery missions.

  • Phuket boat disaster: Investigation underway. One boat captain now in custody.

    Phuket boat disaster: Investigation underway. One boat captain now in custody.

    The Chinese boat manager of the ‘Serenata’ is now facing charges in addition to the captain of the ‘Phoenix, which also sunk, who is now in custody.  A Russian jet-ski driver has also been charged.

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    PM visits Chinese families and the injured at hospitals

    Thai PM General Prayut Chan-o-cha visited Vachira Phuket Hospital to meet some of the Chinese families who have lost their families members in the Phuket boat disaster. General Prayut arrived at Vachira Phuket Hospital at 2.30pm yesterday (July 9).

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    Phuket boat disaster toll: 43 dead, 4 remain missing

    Yesterday (July 9) the Phuket PR Office revealed the latest death toll for passengers from the ‘Phoenix’ yacht that sunk south-west of Phuket on Thursday evening. One more body has been recovered near Koh Mai Ton. The Phuket PR Office announced that it was originally thought that there were 93 tourists plus 12 boat crew and tour guides who were registered with the Phuket Marine Office on Thursday (July 5) to travel on the ‘Phoenix’ – a total of 105

  • Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa announces their new GM

    Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa announces their new GM

    Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa  have today announced the appointment of Markus Kosch as the new GM. Markus most recently served as General Manager of Conrad Guangzhou in China

  • Phuket: 42 found dead, 14 still missing – 13 were children

    Phuket: 42 found dead, 14 still missing – 13 were children

    As we emerge into a wet and soggy Monday morning in Phuket, after three full days of frantic searching in the waters south west of the island, 13 bodies, of 41 which have already been recovered, were children who have drowned in the tragedy – 8 boys and 5 girls. Searching has been expanding to Phang Nga Bay and the waters off Krabi Province. One more body has been found inside the wreckage of ‘Phoenix’ but cannot be recovered at this stage

  • 41 dead. Hopes fade for remaining 15 missing.

    41 dead. Hopes fade for remaining 15 missing.

    Rescuers are aiming to have a go at raising the wreck of ‘Phoenix’ today.

  • Five more bodies recovered – 18 remain missing

    Five more bodies recovered – 18 remain missing

    Phuket’s Governor has updated the media of the current toll from the sinking of boats off Koh Hei on Thursday afternoon.

  • Thaiger TV: Update on the two big stories from Thailand today

    Thaiger TV: Update on the two big stories from Thailand today

    Calamity off the coast of Phuket and the latest from Chaing Rai caves. Posted by The Thaiger on Friday, July 6, 2018 The post Thaiger TV: Update on the two big stories from Thailand today appeared first on The Thaiger .

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    Phuket: UPDATE. What we know 2.15pm

    Friday, 2.15pm • 21 dead bodies have now been recovered from near Koh Maiton and just off the coast of Koh Keaw (east Phuket) • Up to 35 remain missing (figure is continually being revised) • A Chinese female tourist has been pulled out of the Andaman Sea, alive. She has been taken to Vachira Hospital in Phuket Town in an ‘OK’ condition • The body of a dead Chinese tourist was recovered last last night. The person still had their life jacket on • One of the bodies recovered around lunchtime today was that of a young Chinese boy • Navy SEAL divers are still searching the wreck of the ‘Phoenix’ • ‘Phoenix’ was carrying 105 passengers and crew when it sank yesterday evening • Two boats sank in yesterday’s storm • 8 boats sought shelter at Koh Racha last night with up to 166 people on board • The Captain of ‘Phoenix’ says waves were up to five metres high • 6 boats with 136 passengers have returned to shore • Boats set out to sea early Thursday morning with clear skies and a forecast that predicted winds up to 25 kph from the west • ‘Freak’ storm hit the Andaman coast around 4.30pm last night with strong winds and waves • Black-outs in many parts of Phuket last night http://thethaiger.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/552546752.009007.mp4 The post Phuket: UPDATE