'Dad will figure it out'

'Dad will figure it out'

Fugitive former PM Thaksin Shinawatra will find a way to return to Thailand by himself and won’t need any help from the Pheu Thai Party, says his daughter Paetongtarn.

27 Jan 2023 2

Conflicting details

Police say statements by recently transferred DSI chief about a raid on a property occupied by suspected Chinese criminals don’t match those of his subordinates accused of taking bribes.

27 Jan 2023 4
Conflicting details

Image problem

Tourism operators exasperated by scandals involving Thai police including VVIP escort services for sale and alleged extortion of a Taiwanese actress, though police deny the latter.

27 Jan 2023 63
Image problem

Time's up for MPs, no deal for Thaksin

Parties may propose a bill seeking to grant amnesty to convicts in politically related cases, but talks on the matter can only take place after the formation of a new parliament.

27 Jan 2023 26
Time's up for MPs, no deal for Thaksin

Tourist behind 'escort' clip has left

The Chinese tourist who posted a video clip showing three Thai police officers offering her a shortcut through immigration and a police escort to her hotel in Pattaya has already left the country.

27 Jan 2023 27
Tourist behind 'escort' clip has left

MPC expected to hike policy rate further

Economists forecast the Bank of Thailand's terminal policy rate will be in the range of 1.75% to 2.5% for this cycle of rate hikes.

27 Jan 2023
MPC expected to hike policy rate further

Thai-EU trade talks set to start by March

Thailand and the EU have agreed upon the joint political will to pursue free trade agreement (FTA) negotiations, with the long-awaited talks scheduled to kick off in the first quarter of this year.

27 Jan 2023 2
Thai-EU trade talks set to start by March

  • EXCHANGE RATE
  • WEATHER
  • SET
  • GOLD PRICE

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
35.3951
36.1295
GBP
40.3285
41.1689
HDK
4.1578
4.2370
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
24.9883
25.6971
USD
32.7008
33.0269
CNY
4.7975
4.9418
Source: Bank of thailand (28 Jan 2023)
  • Bangkok Rainy
    22° /32°
  • Phuket Cloudy
    25° /34°
  • Surat Thani Rainy
    22° /33°
  • Pattaya Rainy
    24° /34°
  • Chiang Mai Rainy
    17° /30°
  • Kanchanaburi Rainy
    19° /34°
SET
1,681.30
+9.96
SET50
1,003.12
+5.43
SET100
2,258.37
+13.55
sSET
1,106.20
+9.81
SETCLMV
1,013.39
+7.69
SETHD
1,206.20
+8.68
SETTHSI
1,067.62
+6.01
Source: settrade.com (28 Jan 2023)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
44.06
GASOHOL 95
34.74
GASOHOL E20
36.65
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
DIESEL
34.94
NGV
36.38
Source : PTT (28 Jan 2023)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
29,850.00
29,950.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
29,319.44
30,450.00
Source: GoldTraders (27 Jan 2023)

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Tourist behind 'escort' clip has left

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