+10,863 cases

+10,863 cases

Sunday Covid update: 68 new fatalities during the previous 24 hours and another 10,863 cases, led by Bangkok and the deep South.

08:36 6

'Too early to reopen'

Most say it's too early to reopen the country to tourists without quarantine requirements, citing low vaccination rates and the danger of a new Covid spike.

10:16 66
'Too early to reopen'

Another loss

US musician Bruce Gaston, who co-founded Fong Nam, the band that blended Thai and western music, has died.

14:05 1
Another loss

Pattaya limbers up

When Pattaya joins Bangkok, Chiang Mai and 12 other destinations in welcoming back fully vaccinated tourists without the need for quarantine next month, the town will finally return to full throttle.

07:00 125
Pattaya limbers up

Singer Ord Keereeboon dies

Famous singer Ord Keereeboon, one of the 80's teen idols, died on Saturday night after battling brain cancer. He was 57.

08:04
Singer Ord Keereeboon dies

Covid watchlist

Ten provinces are on the Public Health Ministry's Covid-19 watchlist due to spikes in community transmissions, said permanent secretary Kiatiphum Wongrajit.

05:00
Covid watchlist

Not welcome

Myanmar junta chief will be barred from this month's Asean summit, a rare rebuke from a group that has long been reluctant to interfere in the internal affairs of member states.

16 Oct 2021 57
Not welcome

Last updated: Oct 17, 2021 at 15:50 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:1,783,701
  • Recovered:1,657,638
  • Daily New Cases:10,863
  • Deaths:18,273
  • Rank:24
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Singer Ord Keereeboon dies

Singer Ord Keereeboon dies

Famous singer Ord Keereeboon, one of the 80's teen idols, died on Saturday night after battling brain cancer. He was 57.

08:04
  • EXCHANGE RATE
  • WEATHER
  • SET
  • FUEL PRICE
  • GOLD PRICE

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
38.1726
38.9166
GBP
45.0184
45.8991
HDK
4.2285
4.3164
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
28.8298
29.5524
USD
33.0652
33.3946
CNY
5.1000
5.2438
Source: Bank of thailand (17 Oct 2021)
  • Bangkok Rainy
    25° /31°
  • Phuket Rainy
    26° /34°
  • Surat Thani Rainy
    23° /35°
  • Pattaya Rainy
    23° /27°
  • Chiang Mai Rainy
    23° /30°
  • Kanchanaburi Rainy
    23° /29°
SET
1,638.34
-2.63
SET50
987.44
+0.16
SET100
2,245.90
-0.89
sSET
1,024.80
-4.32
SETCLMV
1,043.07
-3.68
SETHD
1,125.73
+1.59
SETTHSI
1,036.05
-0.38
Source: settrade.com (17 Oct 2021)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
30.88
GASOHOL 95
31.15
GASOHOL E20
29.64
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
23.44
DIESEL
28.89
NGV
15.59
Source : PTT (17 Oct 2021)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
27,950.00
28,050.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
27,439.60
28,550.00
Source: GoldTraders (16 Oct 2021)


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