Prayut apologises

Prayut apologises

There were many reasons for delays in Covid-19 vaccinations, according to Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, who apologised for it.

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Covid cases top 200,000

Thailand's total Covid-19 caseload crosses 200,000 on Tuesday morning as government reports 3,000 new cases and 19 fatalities over past 24 hours.

15 Jun 2021 139
Covid cases top 200,000

No vaccine blame

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha refused to lay the blame for recent vaccination cancellations for individuals or state agencies.

15 Jun 2021 83
No vaccine blame

'Boss' acquittal role

The National Anti-Corruption Commission is considering whether to launch an inquiry against at least 10 people for their alleged role in delaying justice in the 2012 hit-and-run case involving Vorayuth "Boss" Yoovidhya.

15 Jun 2021 90
'Boss' acquittal role

Back to classrooms

Students were thrilled to go back to school on the first day of the 2021 academic year, after a long period of online learning at home as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.

15 Jun 2021 13
Back to classrooms

Public health 'needs more financing'

The prime minister defended an executive decree to borrow B500bn to fund various Covid-19 projects, promising to allocate more money to cover public healthcare costs if need be.

15 Jun 2021 6
Public health 'needs more financing'

Token ban

The Thailand Digital Asset Operators Trade Association is seeking a revision following the Securities and Exchange Commission's recent ban on trading of meme-based tokens

15 Jun 2021 5
Token ban

Last updated: Jun 16, 2021 at 01:01 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:202,264
  • Recovered:157,944
  • Daily New Cases:3,000
  • Deaths:1,485
  • Rank:79
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Leading by example

Leading by example

As Chulalongkorn University's mRNA-based ChulaCov 19 vaccine begins human testing, a quick return to normalcy is on the cards.

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