Reopening up in air

Reopening up in air

The Public Health Ministry addressed concerns raised by academics over the government's plan to reopen the country to vaccinated foreign tourists starting next month.

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Landmark bill

The House of Representatives on Thursday gave initial approval to a law against torture and forced disappearances, after years of delay and criticism from rights groups.

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Landmark bill

Her favourite

Sellers of meatballs at Buri Ram railway station say K-pop singer Lisa's longing for her hometown snack has rejuvenated their business, with orders pouring in from other provinces.

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Her favourite

+13,897 Covid cases

The government says it will vaccinate at least half the population of every province by the end of next month, and new coronavirus infections and fatalities up slightly, with 188 deaths.

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+13,897 Covid cases

Reopening delayed

Bangkok's reopening for inoculated tourists postponed until mid-October, with most of the city's residents yet to receive their second Covid-19 vaccination.

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Reopening delayed

Jab plan for students

The Education Ministry has laid out a timeline for vaccinating students amid reluctance by some parents and students to join the nationwide inoculation campaign.

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Jab plan for students

Prepare for tourists

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered various ministries to speed up preparations for boosting tourism while keeping in mind pandemic restrictions.

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Prepare for tourists

Last updated: Sep 17, 2021 at 06:20 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:1,434,237
  • Recovered:1,290,556
  • Daily New Cases:13,897
  • Deaths:14,953
  • Rank:29
  • EXCHANGE RATE
  • WEATHER
  • SET
  • FUEL PRICE
  • GOLD PRICE

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
38.4747
39.2497
GBP
45.0841
45.9869
HDK
4.1855
4.2753
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
29.7450
30.4947
USD
32.7336
33.0836
CNY
5.0532
5.1911
Source: Bank of thailand (17 Sep 2021)
  • Bangkok Cloudy
    25° /32°
  • Phuket Cloudy
    25° /33°
  • Pattaya Rainy
    25° /31°
  • Chiang Mai Rainy
    24° /32°
  • Kanchanaburi Rainy
    24° /32°
SET
1,631.70
+3.66
SET50
978.53
+2.74
SET100
2,231.27
+7.02
sSET
1,039.28
+1.41
SETCLMV
1,049.35
+0.54
SETHD
1,116.24
+4.75
SETTHSI
1,020.57
+3.00
Source: settrade.com (17 Sep 2021)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
29.28
GASOHOL 95
29.55
GASOHOL E20
28.04
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
22.59
DIESEL
29.59
NGV
15.80
Source : PTT (17 Sep 2021)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
27,800.00
27,900.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
27,303.16
28,400.00
Source: GoldTraders (16 Sep 2021)

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