General
15:55

Daily Covid cases spike in Prachuap

PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN: The number of daily Covid-19 infections reported in this province rose suddenly to 341 on Friday, most in Pran Buri district. There was one more coronavirus-related death.

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Daily Covid cases spike in Prachuap
15:30

9,810 new Covid cases, 66 more deaths

New infections are up slightly, but daily coronavirus fatalities are down - from 73 last reported to 66.

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+9.810 Covid cases
15:18

Conditions for no-quarantine arrivals

Conditions announced for quarantine-free entry by air from Nov 1 from 46 countries, including people who recently left Thailand for those countries.

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Arrival requirements
13:53

Flooded underpass sucks woman to death

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: A motorcyclist drowned, torn from the hands of her rescuers by the strong current, at a flooded railway underpass in Non Sung district on Thursday evening.

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Flooded underpass sucks woman to death
13:27

Korat daily infections drop below 100

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: The rate of Covid-19 infections in the province has dropped below 100 a day for the first time in three months, with 93 new cases and no deaths reported on Friday.

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Korat daily infections drop below 100
11:01

11 illegal job seekers, Thai guides caught

KANCHANABURI: Eleven Myanmar job seekers were caught entering the country illegally, and two Thai guides, near the border in Muang district on Thursday.

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11 illegal job seekers, Thai guides caught
10:41

Curfew to end in 17 tourist provinces

The prime minister orders the lifting of the curfew in Bangkok and 16 provinces at the end of the month, ahead of the reopening of the country to vaccinated foreign tourists on Nov 1.

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Curfew to end
09:00

Prawit goes to war with traffickers

Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon has ordered authorities to ramp up their efforts in stamping out human trafficking after Thailand was downgraded to the Tier 2 Watchlist in the 2021 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) annual report.

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08:00

DDC to approve boosters for Sinopharm recipients

The Department of Disease Control (DDC) plans to offer the AstraZeneca or Pfizer vaccine as a booster shot for those who received two inactivated Sinopharm vaccine doses, according to its spokesman.

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06:00

Phuket to launch recovery campaign

Phuket is preparing to implement the "Together Phuket Stepping Forward" campaign following the government's policy to allow tourists from low-risk countries to enter without a quarantine period on Nov 1.

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Phuket's recovery campaign