+1,582 cases

+1,582 cases

The daily increase in Covid-19 cases continues to set a record for the third consecutive day as the new wave spreads to all provinces. The total number of cases is now close to 40,000.

12:57 6

Lockdown not needed

The government is confident it can overcome the current Covid-19 crisis without needing to impose a nationwide lockdown.

04:00 113
Lockdown not needed

Using AstraZeneca

The AstraZeneca vaccine will be the mainstay for the state's Covid-19 vaccination programme, Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul says.

05:00 95
Using AstraZeneca

Fares decision can wait

The Thailand Consumers' Council (TCC) has launched a campaign to halt the cabinet's plan to rethink the extension of concessions and cheap fares on the BTS skytrain Green Line.

04:05 3
Fares decision can wait

Charter change plan

The Democrat Party has unveiled its proposal for charter amendments which include the reinstatement of the 2007 electoral system.

05:08 10
Charter change plan

Neighbourly neglect

A fearless junta and feckless Asean have business leaders questioning if FDI will disappear in Myanmar.

06:19 12
Neighbourly neglect

An ageing conundrum

Finance Ministry is growing concerned about slow economic growth prospects and higher inflationary pressure in the long term as Thailand transitions to an "aged" society.

04:23 12
An ageing conundrum

Last updated: Apr 15, 2021 at 13:51 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:37,453
  • Recovered:28,383
  • Daily New Cases:1,543
  • Deaths:97
  • Rank:111
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A summertime delicacy

A summertime delicacy

The once-forgotten khao chae has been brought back to life thanks to social media trends. Here are the best places to try the dish which dates back to the King Rama V era.

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  • EXCHANGE RATE
  • WEATHER
  • SET
  • FUEL PRICE
  • GOLD PRICE

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
37.1043
37.8686
GBP
42.7517
43.6414
HDK
4.0133
4.0991
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
28.4118
29.1596
USD
31.3676
31.7040
CNY
4.7445
4.8858
Source: Bank of thailand (16 Apr 2021)
  • Bangkok Cloudy
    26° /35°
  • Phuket Cloudy
    26° /35°
  • Surat Thani Cloudy
    24° /35°
  • Pattaya Sunny
    27° /33°
  • Chiang Mai Cloudy
    24° /36°
  • Kanchanaburi Cloudy
    24° /36°
SET
1,543.98
+2.86
SET50
942.60
+1.52
SET100
2,140.43
+4.62
sSET
850.29
+1.78
SETCLMV
996.67
+3.53
SETHD
1,106.90
-1.51
SETTHSI
967.74
+0.35
Source: settrade.com (16 Apr 2021)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
26.38
GASOHOL 95
26.65
GASOHOL E20
25.14
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
21.09
DIESEL
26.49
NGV
13.49
Source : PTT (16 Apr 2021)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
26,000.00
26,100.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
25,529.44
26,600.00
Source: GoldTraders (16 Apr 2021)

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