'Equal access'

'Equal access'

Three million foreigners living in Thailand have as much right to Covid-19 vaccinations as Thais because the goal is to achieve herd immunity, the government declared on Thursday.

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No doubts

The controversy surrounding key Palang Pracharath Party figure Thamanat Prompow, also deputy minister for agriculture and cooperatives, has been put to rest, said a deputy prime minister.

05:00 55
No doubts

Chiang Mai's demand

Chiang Mai: The provincial governor has asked the authorities to allow restaurants and food shops to provide dine-in services until 9pm following an easing of the Covid-19 crisis.

08:38 10
Chiang Mai's demand

'Not a free lunch'

People must spend between 46,000 baht and 70,000 baht each before they can get e-vouchers worth 7,000 baht under a fresh economic stimulus scheme.

04:31 5
'Not a free lunch'

Phuket reopening

The number of Covid-19 cases in Phuket must reach zero before it reopens to foreign tourists on July 1 as scheduled under the sandbox scheme.

05:44 13
Phuket reopening

New clusters

Bangkok's Bang Kae district again the centre of a Covid-19 scare, with 160 infections found and testing continuing.

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New clusters

+18 Covid deaths

A majority of the latest Covid-19 related deaths attributed to close contact with infected relatives, with victims aged from 45 to 100 years.

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+18 Covid deaths

Last updated: May 06, 2021 at 12:29 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:76,811
  • Recovered:46,795
  • Daily New Cases:1,911
  • Deaths:336
  • Rank:98
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The use of cannabis leaves as a food ingredient has become very popular among Thailand's restaurants after the Narcotics Act (No.7) -- which became effective earlier this year -- allowed the use of cannabis and kratom for medical purposes while also permitting the use of various parts of cannabis and hemp, except flower heads, for other purposes.

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

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
37.0512
37.8246
GBP
42.9162
43.8147
HDK
3.9726
4.0622
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
28.1633
28.9208
USD
31.0172
31.3631
CNY
4.7500
4.8942
Source: Bank of thailand (7 May 2021)
  • Bangkok Rainy
    27° /38°
  • Phuket Sunny
    25° /34°
  • Surat Thani Rainy
    22° /29°
  • Pattaya Cloudy
    25° /36°
  • Chiang Mai Sunny
    23° /35°
  • Kanchanaburi Rainy
    28° /37°
SET
1,580.25
+8.34
SET50
950.96
+5.41
SET100
2,163.41
+11.95
sSET
950.66
+4.14
SETCLMV
1,015.59
+5.38
SETHD
1,129.40
+1.49
SETTHSI
980.68
+6.36
Source: settrade.com (7 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 (7 May 2021)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
26,700.00
26,800.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
26,226.80
27,300.00
Source: GoldTraders (7 May 2021)

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