Sandbox death

Sandbox death

A Swiss woman, 57, was found dead among rocks at a waterfall on Thursday afternoon. She was believed to be raped and murdered.

5 Aug 2021 35

Boon in hot seat

Boon Vanasin, chairman of Thonburi Healthcare Group, is accused of spreading fake news and stock manipulation involving his talks about buying 20m doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine.

5 Aug 2021 12
Boon in hot seat

Record caseload

Another 20,920 new Covid-19 cases and 160 more deaths - two-thirds of the latest fatalities people aged 60 years or more.

5 Aug 2021 136
Record caseload

Impressive loss

Thailand's Sudaporn Seesondee loses to rival Kellie Harrington of Ireland by split decision in their semi-final, ending her Olympic campaign with a bronze - Thailand's first women's boxing medal.

5 Aug 2021 18
Impressive loss

Pfizer roll-out

The Public Health Ministry has started its Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine roll-out to medical personnel and frontline health workers.

5 Aug 2021 111
Pfizer roll-out

Jab for rubbish collectors

There have been calls for rubbish collectors to be vaccinated and for people to separate their waste to help reduce the transmission of Covid-19.

5 Aug 2021 35
Jab for rubbish collectors

'No more rallies'

Defence Forces chief Gen Chalermpol Srisawat has issued an announcement under the emergency decree banning gatherings that risk spreading Covid-19.

5 Aug 2021 119
'No more rallies'

Last updated: Aug 06, 2021 at 00:50 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:693,305
  • Recovered:473,732
  • Daily New Cases:20,920
  • Deaths:5,663
  • Rank:40
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Beauty and the beasts

Beauty and the beasts

A newly minted Unesco World Heritage site, Kaeng Krachan Forest Complex offers the breathtaking natural splendour of Thailand.

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

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
38.8359
39.6004
GBP
45.5769
46.4942
HDK
4.2191
4.3065
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
29.8665
30.6098
USD
32.9705
33.3039
CNY
5.0640
5.2075
Source: Bank of thailand (6 Aug 2021)
  • Bangkok Rainy
    28° /34°
  • Phuket Cloudy
    27° /32°
  • Surat Thani Cloudy
    24° /33°
  • Pattaya Cloudy
    28° /32°
  • Chiang Mai Rainy
    24° /33°
  • Kanchanaburi Cloudy
    26° /35°
SET
1,527.66
-18.20
SET50
911.53
-14.10
SET100
2,083.64
-30.93
sSET
993.99
-1.04
SETCLMV
999.35
-13.05
SETHD
1,041.63
-11.53
SETTHSI
948.17
-14.51
Source: settrade.com (6 Aug 2021)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
29.68
GASOHOL 95
29.95
GASOHOL E20
28.44
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
22.94
DIESEL
29.49
NGV
14.55
Source : PTT (6 Aug 2021)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
28,350.00
28,450.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
27,833.76
28,950.00
Source: GoldTraders (6 Aug 2021)

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