Govt holds key to poll bill fate

Govt holds key to poll bill fate

All eyes will be on whether an election bill that would provide small political parties with a greater chance to win list-MP seats can pass the third and final reading in parliament today.

05:36

Cannabis sales on Khao San Rd ‘illegal’

The sale of cannabis and cannabis products by street vendors is illegal and if the rule is violated, it is the police’s job to take criminal action against the offenders.

05:42
Cannabis sales on Khao San Rd ‘illegal’

New climate policy fails to sway critics

The government is setting out major bureaucratic reforms with the introduction of the Climate Change Act and the founding of the Department of Climate Change.

05:51
New climate policy fails to sway critics

Koh Samui welcomes govt plans

Surat Thani: Tourism business operators on Koh Samui are urging the government to connect Khanom district in Nakhon Si Thammarat province to Koh Samui via a bridge.

06:16
Koh Samui welcomes govt plans

Forensics help ID pair buried in concrete

Forensic science proved invaluable in helping police identify the bodies of two murdered foreigners found buried in Nakhon Ratchasima’s Chok Chai district last month.

04:57
Forensics help ID pair buried in concrete

EEC schemes to get govt hurry-up

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will today chair a meeting of the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) Policy Committee to follow up on progress in investment projects.

07:07
EEC schemes to get govt hurry-up

Flooding continues

Parts of six northern provinces and the central province of Ayutthaya are still under water as a result of heavy rain brought by tropical storm Mulan.

14 Aug 2022
Flooding continues

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Last updated: Aug 14, 2022 at 17:20 hrs.
  • Daily New Cases:1,773
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Reduction in Covid cases expected by mid-October

Covid-19 infections are expected to level off by mid-October, says Yong Poovorawan, chief of the Centre of Excellence in Clinical Virology at Chulalongkorn University.

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Classical birth

Classical birth

Classical performers in elaborate costumes depict a scene from the birth of Macchanu, a half-human, half-fish son of Hanuman, in the Ramayana epic. The performance was held to honour Her Majesty Queen Sirikit The Queen Mother’s 90th birthday at the Royal Paragon Hall of the Siam Paragon shopping complex on Saturday. (Photo: Nutthawat Wicheanbut)

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Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
35.57383
36.74137
GBP
41.85902
43.43482
HDK
4.37602
4.57693
Currency/Baht
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JPY
0.25866
0.27002
USD
34.77516
35.52113
CNY
4.89041
5.38522
  • Bangkok Cloudy
    22° /32°
  • Phuket Cloudy
    25° /34°
  • Surat Thani Cloudy
    22° /33°
  • Pattaya Rainy
    24° /34°
  • Chiang Mai Cloudy
    17° /30°
  • Kanchanaburi Cloudy
    19° /34°
SET
1,622.26
+5.05
SET50
985.62
+2.50
SET100
2,226.36
+5.16
sSET
1,044.94
+0.35
SETCLMV
1,016.20
+2.62
SETHD
1,172.71
+4.92
SETTHSI
1,026.97
+2.23
Source: settrade.com (15 Aug 2022)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
43.86
GASOHOL 95
35.34
GASOHOL E20
36.45
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
DIESEL
34.94
NGV
36.18
Source : PTT (15 Aug 2022)
BUY ฿
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BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
30,000.00
30,100.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
29,455.88
30,600.00
Source: GoldTraders (13 Aug 2022)


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