Special Report

Coup anniversary fizzer

Thailand has endured two coups over the past 15 years and both revolve around former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra and his political network.

Coup anniversary fizzer
12 Sep 2021

'Rose of North' set to bloom

Chiang Mai could be the next city to roll out its carpet to welcome back visitors near and far.

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Set to bloom
5 Sep 2021

Pattaya eyes reopening

The lessons learned from Phuket which has led the way in reopening to foreign visitors since July 1, followed by Samui Plus two weeks later, have encouraged Pattaya to follow in their footsteps.

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Pattaya eyes reopening
29 Aug 2021

Ready to reopen, safely

At the half-way mark to the government's mid-October reopening promise, politicians and stakeholders cautiously agreed the deadline must be honoured as the economy cannot stay shut any longer.

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Ready to reopen, safely
16 Aug 2021

Cops try to solve riddle of 'murder capital'

Nakhon Si Thammarat has been known the country's most murderous province since the beginning of the year, an unenviable title believed to be fuelled by a high rate of household gun possession, according to the Crime Suppression Division (CSD).

16 Aug 2021
Cops try to solve riddle of 'murder capital'
15 Aug 2021

Rural doctors to the rescue with mass tests

The fast-spreading Covid-19 pandemic must be matched with an equally quick response to curb it, tagged with the all-important "what next" question.

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To the rescue
14 Aug 2021

Migrants band together in virus fight in hard-hit areas

Health volunteers are helping to provide access to medical care to migrant workers.

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Migrants band together
8 Aug 2021

Nattawut active as 'Tony' itches to return

Anti-government activists are back on the streets despite a surge in Covid-19 cases and a virus lockdown.

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He's back
1 Aug 2021

Thailand 2031: A Glimpse into the Future

To mark its 75th anniversary, the Bangkok Post has invited several visionary leaders to tell us how they imagine the Thailand of 2031 in all its potential guises, from the economic and political to the technological, environmental and social.

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A glimpse into the future
25 Jul 2021

No 'one-size fits all' model suited for lockdowns, experts say

Thailand is struggling with soaring Covid-19 infections with more than 14,000 new cases a day. The Public Health Ministry has flagged a tougher lockdown like the one imposed by the Chinese government in Wuhan last year as it mulls how to tackle the fast-spreading Delta variant.

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No 'one-size fits all' model suited for lockdowns, experts say