+5,633 Covid

+5,633 Covid

Daily case figures rose on Tuesday, after five days of steady decreases, and the coronavirus-related death toll was also up, from 38 to 45, health officials reported on Wednesday.

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Job vacancies

Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai says Saudi Arabia is expected to provide about 200,000 vacancies for Thai workers.

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Job vacancies

'Right decision'

The business sector has welcomed the government's latest decision to cut the diesel excise tax by 5 baht per litre for two months, claiming if diesel prices were left unharnessed, it would add to people's hardships and negatively affect the country's exports.

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'Right decision'

Is Thai supply chain anchored to China?

Port lockdowns in the Middle Kingdom have ensnarled shipments and made producers rethink where to source raw materials.

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Is Thai supply chain anchored to China?

Outlook brighter for cash-strapped THAI

Thai Airways International (THAI) has posted a 155% increase in revenue and a narrower loss in the first quarter of this year.

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Outlook brighter for cash-strapped THAI

People's rights, full democracy

Former prime minister Anand Panyarachun has called for a new constitution to be drawn up to ensure full democracy and people's fundamental rights.

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People's rights, full democracy

Aviation revival

Thailand has proposed a regional Covid-19 vaccine certificate as a means to facilitate travel between Asean countries.

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Aviation revival

Last updated: May 18, 2022 at 16:50 hrs.
  • Daily New Cases:5,633
  • Deaths:29,598

China and Covid: The cost of infallibility

Even the pope claims to be infallible only on matters of faith and doctrine.

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Seeking justice and equality

Seeking justice and equality

Artists hope the 'Deep South' exhibition will increase understanding of issues affecting residents of the restive southernmost provinces.

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  • EXCHANGE RATE
  • WEATHER
  • SET
  • GOLD PRICE

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
35.8136
36.5524
GBP
42.3619
43.2154
HDK
4.3734
4.4569
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
26.4669
27.1691
USD
34.4805
34.8093
CNY
5.0473
5.1831
Source: Bank of thailand (18 May 2022)
  • Bangkok Cloudy
    22° /32°
  • Phuket Cloudy
    25° /34°
  • Surat Thani Cloudy
    22° /33°
  • Pattaya Rainy
    24° /34°
  • Chiang Mai Rainy
    17° /30°
  • Kanchanaburi Cloudy
    19° /34°
SET
1,620.18
+5.69
SET50
977.16
+6.65
SET100
2,222.13
+15.52
sSET
1,074.12
+9.81
SETCLMV
1,018.29
+8.71
SETHD
1,172.01
+11.28
SETTHSI
1,024.57
+7.66
Source: settrade.com (18 May 2022)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
49.36
GASOHOL 95
40.84
GASOHOL E20
41.95
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
DIESEL
31.94
NGV
41.68
Source : PTT (18 May 2022)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
29,650.00
29,750.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
29,122.36
30,250.00
Source: GoldTraders (18 May 2022)

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