Capital clusters surge

Capital clusters surge

As Covid-19 infections continue to surge in Bangkok with 28 clusters now detected across 19 districts, the Public Health Ministry is planning to inoculate at least 5 million people by the end of July.

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Mass jabs in Hua Hin

A project has been proposed to achieve mass vaccination in Hua Hin ahead of Prachuap Khiri Khan's non-quarantine reopening to foreign tourists in October.

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Mass jabs in Hua Hin

Tourism scam

A key suspect in an investment scam which included a well-known tourism project turned himself in to police on Monday.

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Tourism scam

HIV a secret

People with virus worry about backlash amid lack of awareness.

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HIV a secret

Thai economy shrinks

The Thai economy shrank by 2.6% in the first quarter of this year -- an improvement from a 4.2% contraction in the previous quarter.

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Thai economy shrinks

Line Man Wongnai eyes IPO

Line Man Wongnai, the operator of a food delivery service, aims to launch an initial public offering (IPO) within the next 2-3 years.

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Line Man Wongnai eyes IPO

Possible rise in NPLs

Bank of Thailand is concerned with the expected higher number of non-performing loans of tourism-related businesses in the second quarter of this year.

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Possible rise in NPLs

Last updated: May 17, 2021 at 19:12 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:111,082
  • Recovered:67,200
  • Daily New Cases:9,635
  • Deaths:614
  • Rank:91
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EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
37.7172
38.4788
GBP
43.7999
44.6921
HDK
4.0022
4.0878
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
28.3701
29.1106
USD
31.2337
31.5779
CNY
4.8133
4.9568
Source: Bank of thailand (18 May 2021)
  • Bangkok Rainy
    28° /36°
  • Phuket Rainy
    25° /34°
  • Surat Thani Cloudy
    24° /36°
  • Pattaya Cloudy
    28° /33°
  • Chiang Mai Cloudy
    26° /39°
  • Kanchanaburi Rainy
    29° /39°
SET
1,549.16
-
SET50
938.99
-
SET100
2,131.20
-
sSET
914.77
-
SETCLMV
1,011.85
-
SETHD
1,101.00
-
SETTHSI
971.15
-
Source: settrade.com (18 May 2021)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
27.08
GASOHOL 95
27.35
GASOHOL E20
25.84
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
21.59
DIESEL
27.29
NGV
13.99
Source : PTT (18 May 2021)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
27,750.00
27,850.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
27,257.68
28,350.00
Source: GoldTraders (18 May 2021)

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