COVID-19 OUTBREAK

Last updated: Apr 18, 2021 at 13:22 hrs.

Thailand situation

Total cases:42,352
Recovered:28,683
Deaths:101
Daily New Cases:+1,767
Rank:109

Confirmed Cases by Country

World situation

Total cases:141,531,587
Active cases:18,231,580
Recovered:120,273,115
Deaths:3,026,892
LIFE
Post-virus tourism

Post-virus tourism

As Thailand readies to welcome visitors back, hotels across the country have transformed their facilities to join the alternative state quarantine scheme for a future of health-conscious travellers.

6 Apr 2021 7
Passport to prosperity

Passport to prosperity

Vaccine certificates may be the ticket to saving Thailand's tourism industry from a disastrous 2021.

17 Mar 2021 16
Popcorn at your doorstep

Popcorn at your doorstep

As moviegoers stay home, cinema chains have turned to delivering snacks to curb the economic damage of the pandemic.

23 Feb 2021
Opinion
Punish Covid rule violators

Punish Covid rule violators

Veteran politician Supachai Jaisamut of the Bhumjaithai Party was absolutely right when he said: contracting Covid-19 is not a crime. Of course, it's not. But deliberately concealing information regarding risky activities that result in new clusters or a new wave of Covid-19 is.

9 Apr 2021 47
'We' must include migrant workers

'We' must include migrant workers

The living quarters of migrant workers in Kajang, about 30 kilometres from the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur, were like a buffalo cage -- dirty and smelly. In a December raid, Malaysia's Human Resources Minister M Saravanan was shocked and horrified to discover that 751 foreigners, working at a glove-processing factory, were living in two 1.5-metre-tall containers which could only accommodate 100 people.

9 Apr 2021 2
Get the Covid act together

Get the Covid act together

As the country teeters on the brink of yet another wave of Covid-19, timely, well-coordinated and sensible responses are called for.

8 Apr 2021 48
Bangkok