B48bn welfare boost

B48bn welfare boost

At least 48 billion baht will be spent to subsidise the next round of the state welfare card project for low-income earners.

04:00 14

Safety checks for Khao San nightspots

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is boosting safety inspections at Khao San Road night entertainment venues in a bid to increase tourist safety.

04:49 11
Safety checks for Khao San nightspots

What is the current cannabis situation?

It has been over two months since Thailand legalised the cultivation and sale of cannabis for medical purposes.

05:27 22
What is the current cannabis situation?

Minister to mull noodle price hike

The commerce minister ordered the Internal Trade Department to consider the request of makers of the five largest instant noodle brands to allow them to raise their prices.

06:24 13
Minister to mull noodle price hike

China drills are 'non-partisan'

The current Thai-Chinese joint air force exercises have been two years in the making and have nothing to do with the ongoing tension between China and Taiwan - air force.

05:00 12
China drills are 'non-partisan'

Tough rules expected

The telecom regulator is likely to impose tough measures to govern the planned merger of True Corporation and Total Access Communication (DTAC).

04:30 2
Tough rules expected

Ruam Phaen Din 'no mere clone'

Gen Wit Devahastin na Ayudhya, the new leader of the Ruam Phaen Din Party, insists the party is not an offshoot of the ruling Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP).

05:07 7
Ruam Phaen Din 'no mere clone'

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  • EXCHANGE RATE
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EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
35.31704
36.4844
GBP
41.91856
43.48372
HDK
4.39812
4.59892
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
0.25827
0.26959
USD
34.95516
35.70113
CNY
4.87247
5.36717
  • Bangkok Rainy
    22° /32°
  • Phuket Cloudy
    25° /34°
  • Surat Thani Cloudy
    22° /33°
  • Pattaya Rainy
    24° /34°
  • Chiang Mai Rainy
    17° /30°
  • Kanchanaburi Rainy
    19° /34°
SET
1,629.95
-
SET50
986.68
-
SET100
2,229.98
-
sSET
1,048.35
-
SETCLMV
1,019.81
-
SETHD
1,177.60
-
SETTHSI
1,029.11
-
Source: settrade.com (17 Aug 2022)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
44.46
GASOHOL 95
35.94
GASOHOL E20
37.05
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
DIESEL
34.94
NGV
36.78
Source : PTT (17 Aug 2022)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
29,700.00
29,800.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
29,167.84
30,300.00
Source: GoldTraders (17 Aug 2022)


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