'Wait your turn'

'Wait your turn'

The government gives priority to controlling the spread of the coronavirus at home, telling 14,000 Thais stranded abroad they will just have to wait.

9 Apr 2020 25

New infections, deaths

Sailors donate blood, as another 54 coronavirus cases are confirmed, raising the total to 2,423, and two more deaths lift the number of Covid-19-related fatalities to 32.

9 Apr 2020 86
New infections, deaths

CCSA defends tests

Thailand has defended its coronavirus testing procedure, saying it is effective even if the country adopts selective screening rather than focuses on the quantity of tests.

9 Apr 2020 95
CCSA defends tests

Ill returnees

Six Thais who recently returned from Japan on a repatriation flight were sent to hospital after failing a health screening test at Suvarnabhumi airport on Wednesday.

9 Apr 2020 31
Ill returnees

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+4.71
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816.47
+1.42
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1,785.34
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493.50
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749.32
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829.37
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739.53
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17.38
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17.65
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15.24
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14.84
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20.19
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15.31
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learning from news
Foreigners' visas automatically extended

Foreigners' visas automatically extended

The government approved a plan on Wednesday to allow all foreigners who entered legally to receive automatic visa extensions, to prevent long queues at immigration centres and slow the spread of the coronavirus, a senior immigration official told Reuters.

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