Relentless rise

Relentless rise

Accumulated death toll in Thailand tops 100 on Sunday as government logs 1,767 new cases, yet another new record, for total of 42,352.

18 Apr 2021 131

Hospital bed shortage

As the number of Covid-19 cases in the third wave soars, several people are turning to social media in a desperate attempt to find hospital beds for their families and friends.

18 Apr 2021 74
Hospital bed shortage

Junta leader to attend summit

The announcement that the Myanmar coup leader will attend the Asean summit drew dismay from activists, who have long beseeched foreign leaders not to recognise the junta.

18 Apr 2021 91
Junta leader to attend summit

Road death toll

Songkran road accidents and deaths down nearly 30% from 2019 (Songkran was cancelled in 2020), reflecting reduced travel amid worries about the new Covid wave.

17 Apr 2021 41
Road death toll

Grim milestone

Global Covid death toll passes 3 million on Saturday as infections keep speeding up despite vaccination campaigns, leading countries like India to impose new lockdowns.

17 Apr 2021 49
Grim milestone

Two deaths

Two more deaths and 1,547 new Covid-19 cases are reported, as case numbers exceed 40,000 and the death toll approaches 100.

17 Apr 2021 81
Two deaths

Govt shelves harsh action

The government on Friday strengthened Covid-19 control measures with a special focus on 18 "highest risk" provinces -- but decided against drastic measures like lockdowns and curfews.

17 Apr 2021 99
Govt shelves harsh action

Last updated: Apr 18, 2021 at 13:22 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:42,352
  • Recovered:28,683
  • Daily New Cases:1,767
  • Deaths:101
  • Rank:109
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  • EXCHANGE RATE
  • WEATHER
  • SET
  • FUEL PRICE
  • GOLD PRICE

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
37.0002
37.7442
GBP
42.5785
43.4517
HDK
3.9839
4.0667
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
28.3674
29.1028
USD
31.0931
31.4249
CNY
4.7271
4.8595
Source: Bank of thailand (19 Apr 2021)
  • Bangkok Rainy
    27° /33°
  • Phuket Cloudy
    25° /34°
  • Surat Thani Cloudy
    23° /36°
  • Pattaya Cloudy
    26° /32°
  • Chiang Mai Rainy
    22° /31°
  • Kanchanaburi Rainy
    24° /35°
SET
1,548.96
+7.84
SET50
946.50
+5.42
SET100
2,148.94
+13.13
sSET
857.11
+8.60
SETCLMV
999.46
+6.32
SETHD
1,113.07
+4.66
SETTHSI
971.36
+3.97
Source: settrade.com (19 Apr 2021)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
26.38
GASOHOL 95
26.65
GASOHOL E20
25.14
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
21.09
DIESEL
26.49
NGV
13.49
Source : PTT (19 Apr 2021)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
26,100.00
26,200.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
25,635.56
26,700.00
Source: GoldTraders (17 Apr 2021)

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