Cases drop, but...

Cases drop, but...

Thailand's new Covid-19 cases fall to 171 Tuesday, but government warns that outbreak continues in Samut Sakhon and Bangkok.

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Approval expected

The Thai Food and Drug Administration is expected to sanction emergency use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine by the end of this week.

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Approval expected

Tour firm exits peak

The pandemic continues to ravage tourism operators as the number of tour companies withdrawing their licences reached its peak in December.

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Tour firm exits peak

Migrant clampdown

The premier ordered officials in Samut Sakhon to check for employers who might be secretly hiring illegal migrant workers after infections failed to decline as expected.

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Migrant clampdown

Tracing app issue

The government played down reports of conflicts between state agencies and the developers of the Mor Chana coronavirus contact-tracing app after they pulled out of the project.

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Tracing app issue

Tactics for survival

Food vendors need to strive to expand distribution channels, offer items with good profits and collect data to better their strategies.

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Tactics for survival

Money changers diversify

Money changer companies are exploring new foreign exchange-related businesses to seek new income sources.

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Money changers diversify

Last updated: Jan 20, 2021 at 00:58 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:12,594
  • Recovered:9,356
  • Daily New Cases:171
  • Deaths:70
  • Rank:128
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