Plea from restaurants

Plea from restaurants

Restaurant operators ask PM Prayut to lift the Covid-control ban on dine-in services in dark-red zones to help suffering operators and their employees.

07:00 17

Sharp drop

Thailand's third outbreak of Covid-19 is predicted to send domestic air travel tumbling by 38% this fiscal year, according to the Aeronautical Radio of Thailand.

07:22 7
Sharp drop

Shop 'n' jab

City Hall expands to 25 the number of planned vaccination sites outside hospitals, including many at shopping malls, with the first one to open on Wednesday.

8 May 2021 55
Shop 'n' jab

Moderna price

The price for a package of two shots of Moderna Covid vaccine offered by private hospitals will be no more than 3,000 baht, hospital chiefs say.

8 May 2021 111
Moderna price

Pipeline to profits

Myanmar’s military has received hundreds of millions of dollars from gas sales through a financial scheme linked to the Myanmar-Thailand pipeline.

8 May 2021 41
Pipeline to profits

Covid surge

Thailand logs 2,419 new cases, third-highest ever, for running total of 81,274; 19 more deaths take accumulated toll to 382.

8 May 2021 83
Covid surge

Huge vaccine stockpile

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has vowed to procure up to 200 million Covid-19 vaccine doses to prepare for unforeseeable emergencies.

8 May 2021 161
Huge vaccine stockpile

Last updated: May 08, 2021 at 12:13 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:81,274
  • Recovered:51,419
  • Daily New Cases:2,419
  • Deaths:382
  • Rank:98
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Uni hospital bears brunt

Uni hospital bears brunt

Thammasat University Field Hospital, which opened in early 2020 when the first wave of coronavirus hit the country, is on 24-hour alert to receive further admissions as hospitals spill over during this far more deadly third round of infections.

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

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
37.2913
38.0320
GBP
42.9788
43.8485
HDK
3.9812
4.0620
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
28.2609
28.9849
USD
31.0562
31.3828
CNY
4.7716
4.9086
Source: Bank of thailand (9 May 2021)
  • Bangkok Rainy
    26° /35°
  • Phuket Cloudy
    25° /34°
  • Surat Thani Cloudy
    24° /33°
  • Pattaya Cloudy
    24° /32°
  • Chiang Mai Sunny
    24° /35°
  • Kanchanaburi Cloudy
    24° /32°
SET
1,585.03
+13.12
SET50
955.80
+10.25
SET100
2,172.90
+21.44
sSET
948.99
+2.47
SETCLMV
1,023.93
+13.72
SETHD
1,131.13
+3.22
SETTHSI
985.36
+11.04
Source: settrade.com (9 May 2021)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
27.48
GASOHOL 95
27.75
GASOHOL E20
26.24
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
21.79
DIESEL
27.59
NGV
13.49
Source : PTT (9 May 2021)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
26,800.00
26,900.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
26,317.76
27,400.00
Source: GoldTraders (8 May 2021)

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