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Hong Kong eases entry for vaccinated residents, tourists

Hong Kong will allow vaccinated tourists from all but 10 places in the world to enter the city starting on Aug 9, a significant easing of some of the tightest border curbs in the world.

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Hong Kong eases entry for vaccinated residents, tourists
10:44

Indian man dies in room fire

SAMUT PRAKAN: An Indian man died from burns suffered in a petrol-fuelled fire he is believed to have started himself in his apartment room in Muang district on Monday night. police said.

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Indian man dies in room fire
09:45

Belarusian activist goes missing in Ukraine: NGO

KIEV: A Belarusian activist who heads an NGO helping his compatriots flee repression in Belarus has disappeared in Kiev, his organisation said on Telegram.

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Belarusian activist goes missing in Ukraine: NGO
08:22

US dismisses Myanmar election plan, urges Asean pressure

The United States said Monday that Myanmar's junta was playing for time with a two-year election timeframe as Secretary of State Antony Blinken prepared to encourage Asean to appoint an envoy.

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US dismisses Myanmar election plan, urges Asean pressure
08:00

Sudaporn faces high-stakes battle

Thai boxer Sudaporn Seedondee faces the fight of her life against Great Britan's Caroline Dubois in the women's lightweight (60kg) quarter-finals at the Tokyo Games on Tuesday.

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Sudaporn faces high-stakes battle
07:51

147 new Covid fatalities, 18,901 new cases

There were 147 new Covid-19 fatalities and 18,901 new cases in Thailand on Monday, the Public Health Ministry reported on Tuesday morning -- the second-highest daily increment after the 18,912 found on July 31.

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147 new Covid fatalities, 18,901 new cases
07:45

US belatedly hits Covid vaccination goal as hospitalisations soar

WASHINGTON: The United States on Monday hit President Joe Biden's goal of administering at least one dose of a Covid vaccine to 70% of adults almost a month late, as the newest wave of infections pushed hospitalisations to levels seen last summer.

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US belatedly hits Covid vaccination goal as hospitalisations soar
07:45

Nearly 5m fewer girls to be born worldwide over next 10 years

PARIS: An estimated 4.7 million fewer girls are expected to be born globally in the next 10 years because of sex-selective practices in countries with a cultural preference for male offspring, a trend that could undermine social cohesion in the long term, research showed on Tuesday.

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Nearly 5m fewer girls to be born worldwide over next 10 years
07:10

Ananda to appeal court's condo ruling

Ananda Development plans to appeal the verdict of the Central Administrative Court, which revoked a notification document to allow the construction or modification of Ashton Asoke.

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Ananda to appeal
06:19

Free rides along Red Line until November

The three-month trial period on the Red Line electric commuter train service officially began with a soft launch presided over by Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha via video conference on Monday.

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Free rides along Red Line until November
06:00

Financial support for 16 provinces

Starting from Tuesday, people in 16 provinces affected by the government's partial Covid-19 lockdown will receive the same rates of financial aid as 13 other provinces.

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Lockdown compensation
06:00

International arrivals picked to nosedive in 2021

International arrivals may be as low as 500,000 this year as Thailand's third-quarter prospects remain gloomy, according to the Tourism and Sports Ministry.

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International arrivals picked to nosedive in 2021
05:44

Lockdown foils eatery owners

Restaurant operators remain unhappy with the government's latest decision to ease restrictions for restaurants and eateries at malls in dark red zones.

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Still unhappy
05:00

Ministry insists all medics will get Pfizer

The Ministry of Public Health insisted that all medical health staff, along with rescuers and undertakers, will definitely get the Pfizer vaccine.

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Medics get Pfizer
04:33

Calls for rate cut to relieve pandemic woes

Economists are urging Thailand's central bank to cut interest rates this week to support the economy amid rising downside risks.

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Rate cut call
04:19

Nurse's death raises doubts over Sinovac

SAMUT SAKHON: A 45-year-old nurse died from Covid-19 on Sunday, less than a week after getting her first shot of Sinovac vaccine.

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Nurse's death
04:09

InTouch volatility expected

Gulf Energy Development's tender offer for the shares of InTouch Holdings is scheduled to end tomorrow and may cause the share prices of INTUCH and Advanced Info Service to fluctuate in the short term, say analysts.

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InTouch volatility expected
04:00

Public urged to follow the rules

Just a 5% increase in adherence to the government's guidance coupled with the ongoing vaccination of vulnerable groups could see case numbers begin to fall dramatically.

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Follow rules
04:00

Public reassured supplies aplenty

Retail and wholesale operators as well as the Internal Trade Department insist supplies of consumer products and food are more than sufficient, telling consumers there is no need to stock up.

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Developers crucial in sustainability effort

Efforts aim for development in Silom and Ratchaprasong to become more responsible.

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Ratchaprasong Square