Swelling debt load

Swelling debt load

A rising under-employment rate driven by the Covid-19 crisis will further aggravate the country's swelling household debt and borrowers' debt-servicing struggles, says the Bank of Thailand chief.

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Clear stand

The ruling Palang Pracharath Party will ask its MPs to organise activities in their constituencies to show loyalty to the monarchy.

22 Oct 2020
Clear stand

Gas explosion

Residents run from their burning homes and terrified students flee their school as a PTT gas pipe explodes, killing two elderly women and injuring 28 other people.

22 Oct 2020 3
Gas explosion

'Emergency over'

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha lifts the state of severe emergency he declared in Bangkok, effective from noon on Thursday.

22 Oct 2020 71
'Emergency over'

+10 Covid

Novel coronavirus infections found among quarantined arrivals from Belgium, Japan, the Netherlands, Taiwan, Turkey, the United Kingdom and Yemen.

22 Oct 2020 35

Ending 'emergency'

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Wednesday night suggested everyone take a step back in the conflict between the government and anti-government movement.

22 Oct 2020 26

Supporting monarchy

Crowds estimated to number in the tens of thousands led by local administrators gathered in several provinces around the country on Wednesday in a show of loyalty to the monarchy.

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editor’s pick
Splendour in the city

Splendour in the city

The area around the point where Mahanak and Rop Krung canals meet is one of the most fascinating parts of Bangkok's old town.

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  • WEATHER
  • SET
  • FUEL PRICE
  • GOLD PRICE
  • Bangkok
    23° /31°
  • Phuket
    24° /32°
  • Surat Thani
    24° /32°
  • Pattaya
    25° /31°
  • Chiang Mai
    23° /31°
  • Kanchanaburi
    21° /29°
SET
1,213.61
-2.87
SET50
762.68
-2.42
SET100
1,716.16
-4.06
sSET
598.78
+1.94
SETCLMV
790.66
+1.86
SETHD
814.87
+0.59
SETTHSI
727.79
-2.83
Source: settrade.com (23 Oct 2020)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
21.28
GASOHOL 95
21.55
GASOHOL E20
20.04
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
17.84
DIESEL
21.89
NGV
13.83
Source : PTT (23 Oct 2020)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
28,250.00
28,350.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
27,742.80
28,850.00
Source: GoldTraders (22 Oct 2020)

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