Last updated: May 28, 2022 at 17:20 hrs.

Thailand’s situation

  • Total cases:4,438,999
  • Recovered:4,362,317
  • New cases:+4,488
  • Deaths:29,951
  • Rank:24

Confirmed Cases by Country

World situation

Total cases:531,189,749
Active cases:37,281,180
Recovered:487,598,376
Deaths:6,310,193
COVID-19
Most Covid vaccination centres in Phuket closed

Most Covid vaccination centres in Phuket closed

Four out of five Covid-19 vaccination centres in Phuket are now closed, with many people on the resort island having already received their doses and demand for vaccines declining.

28 May 2022
Glimmer of hope

Glimmer of hope

Shanghai inches toward gradual reopening after two months of gruelling Covid-19 lockdowns, while Beijing says some mobility curbs will be loosened on Sunday.

28 May 2022 2
+4,488 cases

+4,488 cases

The number of confirmed new Covid-19 cases continues its steady decline, but the daily coronavirus-related death toll rises from 29 on Friday to 38 on Saturday.

28 May 2022
WORLDWIDE
China and Covid: The cost of infallibility

China and Covid: The cost of infallibility

Even the pope claims to be infallible only on matters of faith and doctrine.

4 May 2022 10
Nearly 60% of US population had Covid by February: CDC

Nearly 60% of US population had Covid by February: CDC

WASHINGTON: By February of this year, 58 percent of the US population -- or more than 190 million people -- had been infected with Covid, according to an antibody survey carried out by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published Tuesday.

27 Apr 2022 3
New entry rules

New entry rules

Starting May 1, fully vaccinated travellers entering Thailand are no longer required to endure a hotel quarantine and take an RT-PCR test upon arrival.

27 Apr 2022 85
TRAVELS
TAT banks on short-haul markets for off-peak season

TAT banks on short-haul markets for off-peak season

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is gearing up for a plan to bring back tourists from short-haul markets, particularly India, Malaysia, Singapore and Australia, to build momentum for the off-peak season.

27 May 2022
Bars push reopening

Bars push reopening

Operators of night entertainment venues will reiterate their demand for the reopening of their businesses, as the Public Health Ministry proposes to designate certain provinces as "green zones" where nightlife activities can resume.

19 May 2022 77
Phuket, Koh Samui keen on 'endemic' status boost

Phuket, Koh Samui keen on 'endemic' status boost

The private sector in Phuket and Koh Samui has thrown its weight behind a proposal by the Public Health Ministry to designate Covid-19 as an endemic disease.

14 May 2022 1
Bangkok