COVID-19 OUTBREAK

Last updated: Aug 12, 2020 at 01:58 hrs.

Thailand situation

Total cases:3,351
Recovered:3,163
Deaths:58
New cases:0
Rank:112

Active cases in each province

  • More than 1,000 case
  • More than 100 cases
  • 1-99 case
  • No case

Confirmed Cases by Country

World situation

Total cases:20,394,079
Active cases:6,574,455
Recovered:13,077,816
Deaths:741,808
LIFE
Ticket refunds for GOT7 fans as new date can't be set

Ticket refunds for GOT7 fans as new date can't be set

Buyers in Thailand of tickets for the GOT7 concert can get a refund after the band could not set a new date for the show due to Covid-19 restrictions worldwide.

10 Aug 2020 1
A home away from home

A home away from home

Mandarin Oriental's only guests during Covid-19 lockdown reflect on Thailand's hospitality industry and their delightful stay amid the global healthcare crisis.

10 Aug 2020 3
World hunger worsening as coronavirus weighs and obesity rises

World hunger worsening as coronavirus weighs and obesity rises

ROME: Nearly one in nine people in the world are going hungry, with the coronavirus pandemic exacerbating already worsening trends this year, according to a United Nations report published Monday.

13 Jul 2020 3
Opinion
'Boss' case the rule not the exception

'Boss' case the rule not the exception

Sooner rather than later, we will witness two major state agencies pointing the finger at each other over the infamous hit-and-run case involving Vorayuth "Boss" Yoovidhya, the Red Bull scion. The two agencies are none other than the Royal Thai Police and the Office of Attorney-General (OAG) which is in hot water for dropping a major charge against the man behind the steering wheel of the Ferrari that, in the wee hours of that fateful day on Sept 3, 2012, killed a police officer.

27 Jul 2020 24
A just post-pandemic transition

A just post-pandemic transition

It will take time for Covid-19's economic consequences to come into full view. But some of the costs are already becoming apparent, beginning with the devastation the crisis will wreak on the global workforce. With climate change also threatening to hurt the world's most vulnerable workers, the need for a holistic crisis response that emphasises both justice and sustainability could not be greater.

24 Jul 2020
The virus will make everything you hate about flying worse

The virus will make everything you hate about flying worse

SYDNEY: Last month, my wife and I planned our first holiday in six months. It was a hectic experience. Borders between most Australian states had been closed since the start of the coronavirus lockdown. We’d been hoping to fly three hours to the tropical resort town of Cairns in northeastern Queensland state, to escape the Sydney winter and holiday with friends.

20 Jul 2020 4
Bangkok