Last updated: Jul 05, 2022 at 17:20 hrs.

Thailand’s situation

  • Total cases:4,534,017
  • Recovered:4,478,846
  • New cases:+1,917
  • Deaths:30,739
  • Rank:26

Confirmed Cases by Country

World situation

Total cases:556,030,136
Active cases:21,881,388
Recovered:527,785,095
Deaths:6,363,653
COVID-19
Hospital warning

Hospital warning

Physicians at Siriraj Hospital say the government should reimpose strict measures, including mandatory face masks, to cope with the highly transmissible BA.4 and BA.5 subvariants, as the number of available hospital beds falls.

5 Jul 2022 14
Ministry to propose Covid isolation be reduced to 5 days

Ministry to propose Covid isolation be reduced to 5 days

The Public Health Ministry will recommend that Covid-19 patients be allowed out after five days of quarantine.

5 Jul 2022
Precautionary alert

Precautionary alert

Officials nationwide have been told to prepare for rising numbers of coronavirus cases, but health chiefs say there's no need to increase the Covid-19 alert level.

5 Jul 2022 4
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 14
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 5
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