Last updated: Feb 08, 2023 at 17:40 hrs.

Thailand’s situation

  • Total cases:4,727,236
  • Recovered:4,692,636
  • New cases:0
  • Deaths:33,882
  • Rank:31

Confirmed Cases by Country

World situation

Total cases:676,702,076
Active cases:39,659,108
Recovered:630,267,953
Deaths:6,775,015
COVID-19
Latest Covid variant 'not a concern'

Latest Covid variant 'not a concern'

About 80% of local cases are still the BN.1 subvariant of Omicron.

7 Feb 2023 38
Longer shelf life

Longer shelf life

FDA says it was following the latest approved safety information when it extended the shelf life of some batches of Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine to 15 months from nine.

7 Feb 2023 14
Covid set to be seasonal, expert says

Covid set to be seasonal, expert says

As Covid-19 looks set to become a seasonal disease like influenza, the government should provide annual vaccinations, especially for those who are living with chronic health conditions and/or the elderly, according to a prominent virologist.

7 Feb 2023
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 21
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
Full operations

Full operations

Chinese travel agencies resume outbound group tours to 20 countries including Thailand, following the relaxation of rules governing personal foreign travel.

6 Feb 2023 39
Govt does U-turn on jab rules

Govt does U-turn on jab rules

The government yesterday morning backtracked on its decision to reintroduce the requirement for foreign arrivals to show a Covid vaccine certificate to reduce confusion and inconvenience, according to Deputy Prime Minister and Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul.

10 Jan 2023 1
Covid rules for travellers shifting worldwide

Covid rules for travellers shifting worldwide

China may be reopening, allowing its 1.4 billion people to come and go largely without restrictions, but just as it is, more and more countries are tightening measures for travellers from the world’s second-biggest economy, concerned the tsunami of virus cases there may spawn new Covid variants.

5 Jan 2023 12
Bangkok