MOST RECENT
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18 Covid deaths, 1,911 new cases

The government on Thursday reported 18 new Covid-19 deaths over the past 24 hours, for a toll of 336, and 1,911 new cases, raising the total to 76,811.

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18 Covid deaths, 1,911 new cases
08:40

Court accepts BTS suit against MRTA

The Criminal Court for Corruption and Misconduct Cases on Wednesday accepted a lawsuit filed by BTS Group Holdings against the governor of the Mass Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand (MRTA) for "illegally" amending the bidding terms and cancelling bidding for the construction of the western extension of the Orange Line.

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07:17

Funeral services shortened due to Covid-19 deaths

Funeral rites can last several days but with a disease like Covid-19, everything has changed.

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Funeral services shortened due to Covid-19 deaths
06:03

WeVo protest leader 'Toto' gets bail

Piyarat "Toto" Chongthep, leader of the We Volunteer (WeVo) guards for the pro-democracy protests, has been released on bail on the condition he wears an electronic monitoring bracelet.

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06:00

Fuel consumption drops by 7.7% in first quarter

Average fuel consumption contracted by 7.7% to 138.9 million litres per day in the first quarter due mainly to the recurrence of Covid-19, says the Department of Energy Business (DOEB).

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06:00

Chevron pledges smooth transfer of Erawan gas field

Chevron Thailand Exploration and Production Co's recently-appointed president Chatit Huayhongtong pledges to ensure a smooth transfer of its Erawan gas field, now facing a legal dispute, to new concessionaire PTT Exploration and Production (PTTEP).

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Chevron pledges smooth transfer of Erawan gas field
05:52

Hotel sector wants to extend domestic stimulus schemes

The hotel sector is urging the government to extend domestic stimulus programmes to cover the high season in the final quarter, after those projects were interrupted by the third outbreak.

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Hotel sector's demand
05:41

'Different' Patty ready for Thai LPGA

CHON BURI: ANA Inspiration champion Patty Tavatanakit will play alongside last week's winner Kim Hyo-Joo and world No.6 Danielle Kang in the opening round of the Honda LPGA Thailand today.

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'Different' Patty ready for Thai LPGA
05:00

Event organisers urge PM to provide aid

Operators in the event management industry are calling on Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to help salvage the industry which has been hit hard by the new coronavirus outbreak.

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04:55

Chiang Mai sandbox on course for October

The Chiang Mai sandbox model will go ahead as planned on Oct 1 and target tourists from Asia as operators expect to receive a windfall from the Phuket sandbox.

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Chiang Mai sandbox
04:50

BoT slashes its GDP forecast again

The Bank of Thailand (BoT) slashed Thailand's economic growth forecast for 2021 on Wednesday for the second time this year to 1-2%.

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GDP forecast
04:45

Chelsea dominate Real Madrid to set up all-English Champions League final

LONDON: Chelsea set up an all-English Champions League final against Manchester City as goals from Timo Werner and Mason Mount beat Real Madrid 2-0 on Wednesday to seal a 3-1 aggregate victory at Stamford Bridge.

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Chelsea dominate Real Madrid to set up all-English Champions League final
04:44

DIP rejects bid to patent Covid treatment

The Department of Intellectual Property (DIP) has rejected a request to patent the anti-viral drug Favipiravir which is being administered to patients with few if any Covid-19 symptoms.

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DIP rejects bid to patent Covid treatment
04:33

Saksayam pushes for megaproject

Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob has urged agencies to expedite the southern land bridge megaproject, which will connect the Gulf of Thailand with the Andaman Sea.

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Push for megaproject
04:02

Investor confidence drops amid rising case numbers

The SET Index fell by 33.91 points, or 2.1% to close on Wednesday at 1,549.22 points, dragged lower by US tech share and local share selloffs as local concerns also grow over the government's debt moratorium.

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Investor confidence drops
04:00

7m Bangkok residents in line for jabs

The government has set a goal of vaccinating residents at the highest risk of contracting Covid-19 in Bangkok communities in the next four months.

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Govt unveils B225bn relief plan

The government will hand out B7,000 each for 4 million people with high purchasing power and launch a new phase of its co-payment scheme as part of a new relief package worth B225bn.

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B225bn relief plan
04:00

Pfizer jab not here yet: FDA

FDA dismissed ex-prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra's claim that the Pfizer vaccine was already in Thailand for emergency and exclusive use among a certain group of people.

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Not here yet
04:00

Modern trade index down in Q1

The modern trade sentiment was far from showing any signs of recovery in the first quarter after it plunged to the lowest rate in three quarters as a result of weakened purchasing power amid the Covid-19 crisis.

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Adisak ready to fill injured marksman Teerasil's shoes

Thailand striker Adisak Kraisorn is ready to prove himself in next month's World Cup qualifiers in the absence of Teerasil Dangda, who has pulled out of the squad due to injury.

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Adisak ready to fill injured marksman Teerasil's shoes