Easier entry

Easier entry

Quarantine requirements may be eased for vaccinated foreign visitors from October - the latest proposal in the government's struggle to rescue the tourism sector.

8 Mar 2021 15

Charged in court

Eighteen protest leaders arraigned for their roles in anti-government demonstrations at Thammasat University and Sanam Luang last year, with three also indicted for lese majeste.

8 Mar 2021 19
Charged in court

+71 Covid cases

Thailand adds 71 coronavirus cases Monday – 48 local, 23 imported — for total of 26,441; no new deaths. Half of new cases in epicentre Samut Sakhon.

8 Mar 2021 46
+71 Covid cases

Generals face job cuts

The armed forces are embarking on an ambitious programme to trim the number of generals in its ranks by 25% by 2029, amid doubts that the plan will ever come to fruition.

8 Mar 2021 89
Generals face job cuts

Risky business

The Securities and Exchange Commission is concerned about the volatility of cryptocurrency for novice investors, but its new rules effectively bar middle-class Thais.

8 Mar 2021 25
Risky business

Destination Democracy

Marchers from Korat reach their final destination at Democracy Monument and vow to hold a peaceful rally despite a police warning.

7 Mar 2021 54
Destination Democracy

Last updated: Mar 08, 2021 at 12:02 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:26,441
  • Recovered:25,777
  • Daily New Cases:71
  • Deaths:85
  • Rank:116
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Patpong 'on its last legs'

Patpong 'on its last legs'

The vivid lights of Patpong Road are slowly ebbing away as many bars and clubs cannot keep their heads above water.

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  • EXCHANGE RATE
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EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
36.0779
36.8333
GBP
41.9040
42.7864
HDK
3.9007
3.9923
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
27.8802
28.6344
USD
30.4533
30.7917
CNY
4.6338
4.7856
Source: Bank of thailand (9 Mar 2021)
  • Bangkok Rainy
    26° /37°
  • Phuket Rainy
    24° /36°
  • Surat Thani Rainy
    24° /35°
  • Pattaya Cloudy
    25° /31°
  • Chiang Mai Sunny
    16° /36°
  • Kanchanaburi Sunny
    23° /38°
SET
1,543.76
-0.35
SET50
958.16
-0.17
SET100
2,164.58
-1.34
sSET
803.07
+2.00
SETCLMV
1,009.04
-1.50
SETHD
1,139.40
+12.45
SETTHSI
977.28
-1.91
Source: settrade.com (9 Mar 2021)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
25.78
GASOHOL 95
26.05
GASOHOL E20
24.54
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
20.54
DIESEL
26.59
NGV
13.46
Source : PTT (9 Mar 2021)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
24,650.00
24,750.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
24,210.52
25,250.00
Source: GoldTraders (8 Mar 2021)

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