Thai side said at the meeting that if weather conditions permit, the Phoenix sunken ship hull will be salvaged before August 12 (this Sunday).
In July 5th, a shipwreck of the Phoenix cruise ship occurred in Puji, Thailand, resulting in the death of 47 Chinese tourists.
Thai port office: Puji shipwreck Phoenix is expected to salvage at weekends or next week.
(Global Times - Global Network) on the morning of 05 08 2018, Jilin, director of the Thailand port office, arrived at Puji deepwater port, followed by the progress of the Phoenix ships salvage work. Ji Lu said that the staff had completed the installation of the 80-90% underwater fishing equipment. Today, 100% of the underwater equipment will be completed. It is expected next week. Or this weekend, the wreck can be salvaged and placed on the platform to investigate the wreck.
Thailand police announced the further investigation of Phuket Island shipwreck on 17 May. Among them, the Thai police believe that Phoenix may have jerry-building situation, the identity of the owner of the ship background has also been questioned.
According to Thailands national newspaper 18, 17, deputy commander of the Thailand tourism police officer, Wollack Lake, said that the bail request of Wollack Lake, the head of the Phoenix companys company, was vetoed, and is now in prison.