Covid downgrade

Covid downgrade

The government will declare Covid-19 endemic in October, and from November responsibility for dealing with it will devolve to provincial disease committees, a spokesman says.

19 Aug 2022 38

Limits on ganja use

People will be allowed to grow no more than 15 cannabis plants for household use while selling and advertising cannabis and cannabis-based products online and in vending machines will be prohibited.

19 Aug 2022 76
Limits on ganja use

Tour refund demands

Thai tourists file complaints with the Tourism Department demanding tour operators refund them a total of B1.4m after they were refused entry to South Korea.

19 Aug 2022 25
Tour refund demands

City to rezone nightspots

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) plans to work with the Metropolitan Police Bureau to revise zoning for night entertainment venues.

19 Aug 2022 11
City to rezone nightspots

Opinions on Prayut's tenure

Academics and media outlets are the public to take part in an online poll to express opinions on the dispute over when Prime Minister Prayut's tenure ends.

19 Aug 2022 42
Opinions on Prayut's tenure

Ousted leader to leave next week

Ex-Sri Lanka president Gotabaya Rajapaksa will reportedly leave Thailand to return to the island nation next week.

19 Aug 2022 12
Ousted leader to leave next week

Cheap tickets

The Government Lottery Office gives vendors of digital tickets the option of discounting the price below the official 80 baht for the Sept 1 draw.

18 Aug 2022 2
Cheap tickets

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  • EXCHANGE RATE
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  • SET
  • GOLD PRICE

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
35.28098
36.44827
GBP
41.47676
43.05222
HDK
4.42892
4.62995
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
0.25584
0.26716
USD
35.23516
35.98113
CNY
4.89391
5.38845
  • 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
1,625.92
-10.15
SET50
983.35
-5.65
SET100
2,225.27
-11.89
sSET
1,052.14
-4.34
SETCLMV
1,015.56
-6.29
SETHD
1,174.05
-5.05
SETTHSI
1,027.51
-5.78
Source: settrade.com (20 Aug 2022)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
44.56
GASOHOL 95
36.04
GASOHOL E20
37.15
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
DIESEL
34.94
NGV
36.88
Source : PTT (20 Aug 2022)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
29,600.00
29,700.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
29,061.72
30,200.00
Source: GoldTraders (19 Aug 2022)


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