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STARTING DATE: 10 Feb 2022

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TOTAL UPDATE: 42 STORIES

Background information and explanation for may complicated things.

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23 Sep 2022

Here are Hong Kong’s remaining Covid restrictions

Hong Kong Chief Executive John Lee announced an end to hotel quarantine and pre-flight laboratory tests for travellers from Sept 26, the most significant step towards reopening since the pandemic began.

23 Sep 2022
Here are Hong Kong’s remaining Covid restrictions
7 Sep 2022

Brighter future

Troubled national carrier Thai Airways International (THAI) is aiming to make a comeback and reach a top 10 global ranking for airlines.

7 Sep 2022 82
Brighter future
31 Aug 2022

Crypto glitches

Market analysts adopt a more measured approach in response to recent news of downturns for local firms.

31 Aug 2022 6
Crypto glitches
28 Aug 2022

Explainer: China has new entry rules, but are they making travel easier?

China has introduced a new health declaration form for those entering or leaving the country, but the authorities have stressed that the country's strict border controls will remain in place.

28 Aug 2022 5
Explainer: China has new entry rules, but are they making travel easier?
24 Aug 2022

Parsing the minimum wage hike debate

The wage is expected to be raised by up to 8% soon, but some say what the country really needs is an increase in productivity.

24 Aug 2022 33
Parsing the minimum wage hike debate
17 Aug 2022

Cannabis situation

It has been over two months since Thailand legalised the cultivation and sale of cannabis for medical purposes. Still, there are growing concerns.

17 Aug 2022 55
Cannabis situation
3 Aug 2022

Baht rebound explained

The Post examines the Thai currency's resurgence against the US dollar, and what's behind it.

3 Aug 2022 41
Baht rebound explained
27 Jul 2022

Explainer: How important is China-Indonesia trade, and what are the main exports?

Indonesian president Joko Widodo became the first foreign leader to hold a face-to-face meeting with President Xi Jinping since February on Tuesday.

27 Jul 2022
Explainer: How important is China-Indonesia trade, and what are the main exports?
27 Jul 2022

Explainer: The lowdown on the Zipmex situation

A major announcement this week has provided the public with some clarification on the situation facing one of Thailand's leading crypto exchanges.

27 Jul 2022 13
Explainer: The lowdown on the Zipmex situation
20 Jul 2022

Land purchase explained

The government's latest bid to attract affluent foreigners involves offering the ability to purchase land for residential use but many analysts are urging caution.

20 Jul 2022 34
Land purchase explained