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Network of health workers calls for unconditional release of all detained political prisoners as they express worry over condition of three hunger-striking activists.

3 Feb 2023

'macau888' bust

Police arrest a man linked to the macau888 online gambling site but the “four brothers” accused by a TV actress of operating the illegal business have reportedly fled.

3 Feb 2023 8
'macau888' bust

Hazy vape law

The laws regulating e-cigarettes have sparked controversy, prompting a cabinet minister to propose vaping be legalised while police have launched operations to crack down on the sale of the devices.

3 Feb 2023 46
Hazy vape law

Vape debate

A Taiwanese actress's police extortion case is raising concerns over the legality of e-cigarettes and how smokers can still access them despite a ban in Thailand.

3 Feb 2023 20
Vape debate

Land prices surge amid urban growth

Infrastructure, including a new expressway, along with urbanisation driven by mass transit expansion and market competition pushed Bangkok land prices up by as much as 75% in recent years.

3 Feb 2023 3
Land prices surge amid urban growth

Railway on track for completion this year

The 145km Lop Buri-Pak Nam Pho double-track railway including the country's longest elevated stretch at 19km will be completed by the end of this year: official.

3 Feb 2023 4
Railway on track for completion this year

Asian equities jump on Fed hints

Asian stock markets broadly advanced on Thursday as currencies rose following Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell mention that the US central bank might soon shift its focus from taming inflation to curbing the economic slowdown.

3 Feb 2023 2
Asian equities jump on Fed hints

editor’s pick
Homage to nature

Homage to nature

Seiko celebrates the memory and mission of conservationist Seub Nakhasathien with a special piece.

04:00
  • EXCHANGE RATE
  • WEATHER
  • SET
  • GOLD PRICE

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
35.5807
36.3312
GBP
39.9005
40.7472
HDK
4.1697
4.2526
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
25.3194
26.0546
USD
32.8535
33.1822
CNY
4.8321
4.9718
Source: Bank of thailand (4 Feb 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
1,688.36
+5.78
SET50
1,004.22
+5.11
SET100
2,266.42
+9.38
sSET
1,121.42
+2.93
SETCLMV
1,010.86
-2.17
SETHD
1,202.50
-2.72
SETTHSI
1,069.82
+4.30
Source: settrade.com (4 Feb 2023)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
43.46
GASOHOL 95
33.74
GASOHOL E20
35.65
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
DIESEL
34.94
NGV
35.38
Source : PTT (4 Feb 2023)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
29,800.00
29,900.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
29,258.80
30,400.00
Source: GoldTraders (3 Feb 2023)

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