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  1. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai navy joins battle to halt oil spill in Gulf of Thailand

    Posted Jul 29th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bangkok Thai navy battles to halt oil spill Thai naval vessels have joined efforts to stop hundreds of barrels of oil from a pipeline leak in the Gulf of Thailand reaching the kingdom's beaches. About 50,000 litres of crude oil spilled into the sea on Saturday about 20 kilometres off the coast of the eastern province of Rayong, operator PTT Global ...

  2. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai oil spill reaches tourist resort

    Posted Jul 29th 2013, 01:07pm by Reuters in Bangkok

    ... Reuters in Bangkok Crude oil that leaked from a pipeline in the Gulf of Thailand over the weekend has reached a Thai tourist resort, pipeline operator PTT Global Chemical Pcl said on Monday. Around 50,000 litres of crude oil poured into the sea on Saturday around 20 km (12 miles) off the coast of Rayong, southeast of the capital Bangkok. “An oil slick has reached Ao Prao beach ...

  3. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai oil spill having ‘extreme’ impact on tourism

    Posted Jul 30th 2013, 04:15pm by Reuters

    ... way.” About 50,000 litres of crude oil poured into the Gulf of Thailand from a pipeline on Saturday, about 20 km off the coast, the fourth major oil spill in Thai history. The pipeline operator, ...

  4. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Pipeline leak blackens Thai beach island

    Posted Jul 30th 2013, 12:00am by KIM WALL

    ... tourists in the Gulf of Thailand "Some of the petroleum is moving towards the mainland," said Rayong vice-governor Supeepat Chongpanish, who is involved in overseeing the clean-up ...

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    Korean tourists rescued as boat sinks off Thailand

    Posted Oct 05th 2012, 02:12pm by Associated Press in Bangkok

    ... The boat was returning from a trip to Lan Island, a popular getaway in the Gulf of Thailand, 7 kilometres west of Pattaya. Pattaya is 100 kilometres southeast of Bangkok. ...



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