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20:44

Premier League fans trickle back

LONDON: Premier League chiefs have warned fans to avoid “excessive singing” and hugging as supporters return to English top-flight football matches for the first time since March.

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Premier League fans trickle back
20:09

One more Myanmar-linked Covid case in Chiang Mai

CHIANG MAI: A 26-year-old woman who worked at a hotel in Tachilek and crossed the border illegally with two other people later found to have Covid-19 has also been confirmed as infected.

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One more Myanmar-linked Covid case in Chiang Mai
19:25

Thousands gather to commemorate late king

Thousands gather at Sanam Luang to greet Their Majesties and light candles to mark the birthday of late HM King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great and Father’s Day.

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Sea of yellow
19:06

Argentina passes wealth tax to fund Covid relief

BUENOS AIRES: Argentina’s Congress has approved a wealth tax that will impose a one-off levy on people with large personal fortunes as the government tries to boost revenue hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Argentina passes wealth tax to fund Covid relief
17:55

Chiang Rai tracking contacts of infected returnees

CHIANG RAI: Authorities in this northern province have begun tracking down people who came into contact with two young women who crossed into the country illegally from Myanmar and were found infected with Covid-19.

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Chiang Rai tracking contacts of infected returnees
16:54

High-risk Russians get first Covid jabs

MOSCOW: Moscow on Saturday began vaccinating workers at high risk of becoming infected with the coronavirus at newly opened clinics across the city.

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High-risk Russians get first Covid jabs
15:33

People exposed to infected Phichit woman test negative

More than 130 people who came into contact with a 25-year-old woman who was found to have Covid-19 after returning from a hotel in the Myanmar border town of Tachilek have tested negative, health officials said on Saturday.

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People exposed to infected Phichit woman test negative
15:10

WHO warns vaccine no 'magic bullet'

Vaccines won't bring a quick end to the Covid crisis, WHO warns, as global providers gear up for "most complex logistical exercise ever".

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'No magic bullet'
13:45

Two local infections among 19 new Covid cases

Two local infections and four entrants from Myanmar among 19 new Covid-19 cases reported on Saturday, with cases linked to Tachilek hotel reaching 15.

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+2 local cases
10:11

Medical upgrades urged

Thailand needs to step up efforts in using research and smart technologies to support healthcare businesses to better compete with foreign countries.

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Medical upgrades urged
09:36

BAY installs decomposer

Bank of Ayudhya Plc (Krungsri) has installed a food waste decomposer using biotechnology for aerobic conversion of food waste into organic fertiliser.

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BAY installs decomposer
08:29

The nation's teacher lives on

His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great made enormous contributions to education during his reign, setting up several royal projects to help develop education in Thailand.

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The nation's teacher
07:07

2021 keys are growth, restructuring

The two main directions of next year's economic policies are to sustain economic growth and restructure Thailand's economy, says Deputy Prime Minister Supattanapong Punmeechaow.

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2021 keys
06:20

Thousands of inmates to benefit from royal amnesty

Well-known newsman Sorrayuth Suthassanachinda, red-shirt protest leader Nattawut Saikuar and former commerce minister Boonsong Teriyapirom, will receive sentence reductions after His Majesty the King granted amnesties to inmates nationwide to mark Father's Day and His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great's birthday on Saturday.

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Thousands of inmates to benefit from royal amnesty
05:24

Sufficiency economy a bedrock legacy

The sufficiency economy philosophy conceived by His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great is one of his most famous and enduring legacies.

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Bedrock legacy
05:00

1G1-7 Hotel: the Covid hotspot

1G1-7 Hotel becomes a familiar name after more than 10 Thai female workers and tourists tested positive for Covid-19 upon returning home from the entertainment complex.

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Covid hotspot
04:39

King donates aid to flood victims

His Majesty the King has donated 10,000 relief bags to flood victims in the southern province of Nakhon Si Thammarat, where at least 13 people have died in recent flooding.

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King donates aid to flood victims
04:31

Passion for solving water problems pays off

His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great spent decades trying to combat the twin crises besetting Thailand: droughts and floods.

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Passion pays off
04:04

PDI continues huge hotel purchases

Padaeng Industry (PDI) is set to acquire two luxury hotels in Bangkok worth a combined 5 billion baht in a move to diversify into the hospitality business.

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PDI continues huge hotel purchases
04:00

CCSA mulls tighter curbs

The Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) will consider renewing some disease-control measures to curb the spread of Covid-19.

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Tighter curbs