Enough beds

Enough beds

The capital has sufficient beds to cope with the recent spike in Covid-19 linked to the Thong Lor area cluster, according to Bangkok governor Aswin Khwanmuang.

06:00 18

'Should face probe'

A corruption watchdog has called on state agencies to investigate politicians who became infected with Covid-19 after attending bars in the Thong Lor area which is the epicentre of the new surge of infections.

07:00 11
'Should face probe'

Best days may be behind him

There is a lot riding on veteran activist Jatuporn Prompan kick-starting a mass protest targeting Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha's ouster.

04:00 9
Best days may be behind him

Jab plans defended

Authorities insist they’ve never stopped the private sector from importing Covid vaccines, while health minister says timing of deliveries is a critical factor.

10 Apr 2021 56
Jab plans defended

Island escape

Tourists flock to Koh Chang at the start of a long Songkran break despite the surge in Covid cases that has dampened the festive mood across the country.

10 Apr 2021 54
Island escape

One death

One new Covid death and 789 new cases were reported on Saturday, as authorities prepared to make as many as 10,000 field-hospital beds available in Bangkok.

10 Apr 2021 68
One death

Not in the mood

The new Covid-19 outbreak is expected to cut tourism receipts by half during the Songkran festival after many provinces have voluntarily imposed a 14-day quarantine.

10 Apr 2021 80
Not in the mood

Last updated: Apr 10, 2021 at 12:30 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:31,658
  • Recovered:28,161
  • Daily New Cases:789
  • Deaths:97
  • Rank:113
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CK Power and Post support children

CK Power Plc has joined hands with Bangkok Post Group to promote environmental conservation via the “Chairs for a Good Cause Project”. Using modern upcycling methods, the campaign creatively repurposes unwanted and discarded products and turns them into useful, functional equipment for use in schools and educational institutions across Thailand.

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EUR
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2,170.57
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867.58
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1,009.54
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1,123.34
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982.58
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Source: settrade.com (11 Apr 2021)
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26.38
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26.49
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