Pandemic countdown

Pandemic countdown

Covid-19 will be declared endemic in Thailand by the end of this year, with or without World Health Organization confirmation, the Public Health Ministry has decided.

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Cases creep up

New cases crept back above 8,000 in Thursday's Covid-19 update, slightly more than the number of recoveries, with accumulated cases now topping 2.4 million.

07:46
Cases creep up

First US rate hike

The Federal Reserve chair gave a clear signal it is ready to raise US interest rates in March for the first time since cutting them to zero after the arrival of Covid-19.

06:02 23
First US rate hike

New chapter with Saudis

Thailand and Saudi Arabia have agreed to fully restore diplomatic relations, opening a new chapter in their relations and creating opportunities for bilateral cooperation and development between the two kingdoms.

04:00 5
New chapter with Saudis

Pot smokers told to hang fire

Individuals who are planning to privately grow cannabis after the Office of the Narcotics Control Board endorsed changes to the rule governing the use and cultivation of marijuana have been told to wait.

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Pot smokers told to hang fire

Commerce Ministry forms price watch teams

The Commerce Ministry has set up 55 teams to inspect the prices of goods and food throughout Bangkok and surrounding provinces to prevent price gouging and hoarding as prices continue to spike.

04:04 12
Commerce Ministry forms price watch teams

Akara Resources able to restart gold mining

Akara Resources Plc, a gold mining company operating in the lower northern region, will be allowed to resume its mining operations if it can manage its operations in compliance with stricter requirements.

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Akara Resources able to restart gold mining

Last updated: Jan 27, 2022 at 14:50 hrs.

Thailand situation

  • Total cases:2,407,022
  • Recovered:2,302,164
  • Daily New Cases:8,078
  • Deaths:22,101
  • Rank:27
  • EXCHANGE RATE
  • WEATHER
  • SET
  • GOLD PRICE

EXCHANGE RATE

Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
EUR
36.8593
37.6410
GBP
44.0924
44.9634
HDK
4.1890
4.2822
Currency/Baht
Buy (Baht)
Sell (Baht)
JPY
28.5920
29.3431
USD
32.7811
33.1387
CNY
5.1444
5.2904
Source: Bank of thailand (27 Jan 2022)
  • Bangkok Rainy
    22° /32°
  • Phuket Cloudy
    25° /34°
  • Surat Thani Cloudy
    22° /33°
  • Pattaya Cloudy
    24° /34°
  • Chiang Mai Cloudy
    17° /30°
  • Kanchanaburi Cloudy
    19° /34°
SET
1,625.75
-17.69
SET50
982.16
-9.97
SET100
2,233.09
-22.05
sSET
1,109.67
-13.97
SETCLMV
994.91
-9.59
SETHD
1,182.30
-6.10
SETTHSI
1,036.80
-10.17
Source: settrade.com (27 Jan 2022)
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL 91
33.28
GASOHOL 95
33.55
GASOHOL E20
32.24
Type
Baht/Litre
GASOHOL E85
25.54
DIESEL
29.94
NGV
15.59
Source : PTT (27 Jan 2022)
BUY ฿
SELL ฿
BAR (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
28,500.00
28,600.00
ORNAMENT (1 BAHT WEIGHT, 96.5%)
27,985.36
29,100.00
Source: GoldTraders (27 Jan 2022)

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