+4,203 Covid cases

+4,203 Covid cases

Health officials report an increase in the number of new patients, and daily coronavirus- related deaths are also up, to 49 from 38 last reported.

13:17

Lunch quells 'rift'

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha had lunch with Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon on Wednesday in what is seen as a move to quash rumours of a conflict between them.

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Lunch quells 'rift'

More incentives for foreign film shoots

The government looks set to increase incentives and deregulate foreign film shoots in Thailand, aiming to promote shooting and production.

05:55 21
More incentives for foreign film shoots

DeFi investment to grow

Digital asset business operators expect investment on decentralised finance (DeFi) platforms to continue to see growth next year.

04:05 3
DeFi investment to grow

Rallies to press on

Locals affected by the proposed Chana industrial park project in Songkhla have vowed not to return home until their demands are met.

05:11 5
Rallies to press on

Thai tourists prepare for weekend

Thai travellers are shrugging off concerns about the Covid-19 Omicron variant, with a recent survey indicating local tourists would generate 5.72 billion baht in the upcoming long-weekend holiday.

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Thai tourists prepare for weekend

PDRC five lose MP status

The Constitutional Court on Wednesday ruled that five co-leaders of the now-defunct People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) have lost their status as MPs.

07:04 15
PDRC five lose MP status

Last updated: Dec 09, 2021 at 13:50 hrs.
  • Total cases:2,156,587
  • Recovered:2,075,088
  • New cases:+4,203
  • Deaths:21,082
  • Rank:24

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Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
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EUR
37.4488
38.2124
GBP
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JPY
29.2065
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USD
33.3646
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CNY
5.2112
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Source: Bank of thailand (9 Dec 2021)
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959.55
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2,196.73
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1,068.25
+6.49
SETCLMV
1,014.71
-3.46
SETHD
1,130.96
-4.42
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1,010.48
-4.57
Source: settrade.com (9 Dec 2021)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
29.68
GASOHOL 95
29.95
GASOHOL E20
28.44
Type
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GASOHOL E85
22.99
DIESEL
27.84
NGV
15.59
Source : PTT (9 Dec 2021)
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28,800.00
Source: GoldTraders (9 Dec 2021)

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