Covid toll mounts

Covid toll mounts

Thailand's Covid death toll rises 4 to 108 Tuesday; 1,443 new cases take accumulated total to 45,185.

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Recover at home

The Public Health Ministry has reacted to the spike in Covid-19 infections by drawing up a plan to allow patients with less serious symptoms to self-quarantine at home.

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Recover at home

Booster shots needed

Individuals who have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19, as well as those who have fully recovered against the disease, are likely to need booster shots.

05:00 60
Booster shots needed

Overstaying Thais return

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered security agencies to repatriate Thais stranded in Malaysia due to the Covid-19 situation there.

06:00 6
Overstaying Thais return

In custody again

Ratsadon protest co-leader Parit "Penguin" Chiwarak refused to take part in a Criminal Court session on Monday that was examining evidence in the lese majeste case against him.

04:15
In custody again

Acquiring InTouch

Gulf Energy Development has announced its intention to acquire InTouch Holdings, the parent firm of the country's biggest telecom operator, Advanced Info Service (AIS).

05:20 3
Acquiring InTouch

Further turbulence

Airlines are bracing for further turbulence as the fresh round of infections is depressing the prospect of recovery.

06:22 9
Further turbulence

Last updated: Apr 19, 2021 at 12:21 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:43,742
  • Recovered:28,787
  • Daily New Cases:1,390
  • Deaths:104
  • Rank:109
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Snacking towards bad health

Snacking towards bad health

New study reveals Thai children's sodium intake is almost five times the recommended safe level, prompting calls for immediate action to avoid premature kidney disease.

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