Floored by variants

Floored by variants

The government's reaction to new variants was ill-advised and has contributed to the soaring number of cases sweeping across the country, according to the World Health Organization.

05:00

Stimulus rejig

PM Prayut has ordered responsible agencies to re-evaluate existing consumption stimulus packages, particularly "Ying Chai Ying Dai", which has attracted fewer participants than expected.

08:33
Stimulus rejig

The Games begin

The Tokyo Olympics were declared open in an eerily empty stadium after defying a year's pandemic delay and lingering coronavirus threats that will make them perhaps the most unusual Games in history.

23 Jul 2021 4
The Games begin

Cause of death

Doctors say a 39-year-old teacher who had received Sinovac-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccines died of brain swelling but have yet to conclude whether it had anything to do with the mixed shots.

23 Jul 2021 16
Cause of death

Infections soar

The number of new Covid-19 cases continues to increase daily with a record 14,575 infections detected nationwide on Thursday, along with 114 more fatalities, health authorities reported on Friday.

23 Jul 2021 221
Infections soar

Bodies in streets

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has expressed concern about people who died of Covid-19 after not receiving timely treatment.

23 Jul 2021 143
Bodies in streets

Jab priority eases

The priority to vaccinate the population of Buri Ram must be revised after the MotoGP event was cancelled because of the country's rapid rise in new infections.

23 Jul 2021 17
Jab priority eases

Last updated: Jul 24, 2021 at 09:50 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:467,707
  • Recovered:320,152
  • Daily New Cases:14,575
  • Deaths:3,811
  • Rank:49
  • EXCHANGE RATE
  • WEATHER
  • SET
  • FUEL PRICE
  • GOLD PRICE

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
38.3778
39.1686
GBP
44.8612
45.7995
HDK
4.1926
4.2838
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
29.5252
30.2728
USD
32.7399
33.1107
CNY
5.0303
5.1599
Source: Bank of thailand (24 Jul 2021)
  • Bangkok Rainy
    27° /32°
  • Phuket Rainy
    27° /34°
  • Surat Thani Cloudy
    23° /24°
  • Pattaya Rainy
    26° /31°
  • Chiang Mai Rainy
    25° /32°
  • Kanchanaburi Rainy
    23° /31°
SET
1,545.10
-7.26
SET50
923.24
-6.06
SET100
2,111.53
-13.78
sSET
1,002.60
+1.76
SETCLMV
1,009.65
-4.58
SETHD
1,055.95
-5.39
SETTHSI
956.80
-5.31
Source: settrade.com (24 Jul 2021)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
28.88
GASOHOL 95
29.15
GASOHOL E20
27.64
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
22.54
DIESEL
28.69
NGV
14.31
Source : PTT (24 Jul 2021)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
28,000.00
28,100.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
27,500.24
28,600.00
Source: GoldTraders (24 Jul 2021)

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