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12:34

Samut Sakhon considers lockdown, closures

SAMUT SAKHON: Authorities are considering a lockdown and temporary factory closures in this central province after the Covid-19 situation worsened over the past few days.

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Samut Sakhon considers lockdown, closures
11:00

53 isolation centres on way

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration plans to open 53 community isolation centres by early next month for Covid-infected people awaiting hospital admission, city governor Aswin Kwanmuang said on Friday.

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53 isolation centres on way
10:00

US sending vaccine help

US Senator Tammy Duckworth has announced that the United States has committed to sending at least 1.5 million American Covid-19 vaccine doses to Thailand.

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US sending vaccine help
08:44

No Thailand travel, says Philippines

MANILA: The Philippines will suspend travel from Thailand and Malaysia, as well as tighten restrictions in the Manila area, in a bid to prevent the spread of the contagious Delta variant of the coronavirus, the presidential spokesman said on Friday.

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No Thailand travel, says Philippines
08:19

119 Covid deaths, 14,260 new cases reported Saturday

The country had 119 new Covid-19 fatalities and 14,269 new cases over the past 24 hours, the Public Health Ministry reported on Saturday morning.

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119 Covid deaths, 14,260 new cases reported Saturday
06:00

Nakorn says not joining Covax wasn't a mistake

Nakorn Premsri, director of the National Vaccine Institute (NVI), has insisted that it was not a mistake for Thailand to skip joining the Covid-19 Vaccines Global Access (Covax) programme when it was first introduced.

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Nakorn says not joining Covax wasn't a mistake
05:00

Govt was floored by variants, says WHO

The government's reaction to new variants was ill-advised and has contributed to the soaring number of cases sweeping across the country, according to the World Health Organization.

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Floored by variants
04:00

Needy to get US vaccine, as promised

The first batch of 1.5 million doses of Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine, donated by the United States, will be administered to four groups as planned, the Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) said on Friday.

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Needy to get  US vaccine, as promised
04:00

HM King donates B2.8bn

His Majesty the King has donated more than 2.8 billion baht for procurement of medical supplies and equipment to support efforts to tackle the Covid-19 pandemic.

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HM King donates B2.8bn
04:00

Woman dies after second shot of different vaccine

A cerebral oedema, or brain swelling, has been diagnosed as the cause of death of a woman in Prachuap Khiri Khan who died at home after getting a second shot of a different Covid-19 vaccine, the Public Health Ministry said.

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Woman dies after second shot of different vaccine