Covid goes clubbing

Covid goes clubbing

Covid outbreak in Hua Hin started with one pubgoer, officials say, highlighting danger of Thailand's nightlife-fuelled third wave as bed shortage fears grow.

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Covid rising

Chiang Mai leads Bangkok and Chon Buri as Thailand logs a new daily record of 986 cases on Monday for accumulated total of 33,610; death toll still 97.

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Covid rising

End of 90-day report?

Immigration rules could be revamped this year to make it easier for expats and long-term tourists to stay in Thailand, part of strategy to boost investment, tourism.

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End of 90-day report?

Effort fails to impress

Surveys suggest the government needs to do more to enhance the country's vaccination rollout, which is straggling behind both global and regional peers.

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Effort fails to impress

Grim warning

More than 28,000 people could be infected by Covid-19 per day over the next month if no disease control measures are put in place, a senior public health official warned.

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Grim warning

Expert warns of jabs' limits

An expert warns that the African and Brazilian variants of the Covid-19 virus must be prevented from spreading in the country, as reports suggest that available vaccines aren't fully effective against the mutated strains.

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Expert warns of jabs' limits

'Will bloom again'

Though Chiang Mai is suffering one of the worst spikes of Covid-19 cases, now is not the time to be pointing fingers, said the president of the Tourism Council of Chiang Mai.

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'Will bloom again'

Last updated: Apr 12, 2021 at 13:40 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:33,610
  • Recovered:28,248
  • Daily New Cases:985
  • Deaths:97
  • Rank:113
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Grim warning

Grim warning

More than 28,000 people could be infected by Covid-19 per day over the next month if no disease control measures are put in place, a senior public health official warned.

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Grim Covid warning

Grim Covid warning

More than 28,000 people could become infected with Covid-19 per day over the next month if no disease control measures are put in place.

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