Thailand morning news for July 9

Thailand morning news for July 9

DCD says first wave of COVID-19 pandemic in Thailand has ended The first wave of the COVID-19 outbreak in Thailand has come to an end, after the country has not seen a case of local, or community infection for 44 consecutive… — Thai PBS News Volunteer ranger shot dead in Yala Police report that a […]

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 8 — Philippines tops Singapore for total cases and Indonesia for active cases

• USA tops 55,000 new cases in 1 day | • Active Asean cases break through 70,000

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 8 — Philippines tops Singapore for total cases and Indonesia for active cases

As of 00:38 GMT July 8 there was 70,661 active cases of COVID-19 throughout the 10 Asean member countries, an increase of 1,539, or 2.23 per cent, on the day prior. Of this 172, or 0.24 per cent, are regarded as serious or critical. An additional 1,358** people were discharged/ marked as recovered. Indonesia continued […]

Thailand morning news for July 8

Thailand morning news for July 8

Q1 household debt at 80% of GDP, highest in 4 years Thailand’s household debt level to gross domestic product (GDP) rose slightly to 80.1% in the first quarter, the highest level in four years. — Bangkok Post TNSC sees 10% export drop Thai shippers have downgraded the country’s export outlook to a 10% contraction, deeper […]

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 7 — Indonesia nudges 65,000 cases, USA tops 3 mln COVID-19 infections

• Brazil tops 65,000 dead • India tops 20,000 deaths | • USA tops 50,000 new cases in 1 day again | • Active Asean cases nudge 70,000

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 7 — Indonesia nudges 65,000 cases, USA tops 3 mln COVID-19 infections

As of 00:43 GMT July 7 there was 69,122 active cases of COVID-19 throughout the 10 Asean member countries, an increase of 2,108, or 3.14 per cent, on the day prior. Of this 173, or 0.25 per cent, are regarded as serious or critical. An additional 1,350** people were discharged/ marked as recovered. Indonesia continued […]

Thailand morning news for July 7

Thailand morning news for July 7

US delegation ‘will have to wear masks’ A delegation led by the United States’ army chief of staff won’t be quarantined at state facilities, but they will be required to wear face masks during their talks with the prime minister, according to the Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA). — Bangkok Post Central bank not […]

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 6 — record deaths in Indonesia/ new cases in Philippines

• India approaches 20,000 deaths | • USA approaches 3 mln cases

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 6 — record deaths in Indonesia/ new cases in Philippines

As of 00:45 GMT July 6 there was 67,014 active cases of COVID-19 throughout the 10 Asean member countries, an increase of 2,343, or 3.62 per cent, on the day prior. Of this 173, or 0.26 per cent, are regarded as serious or critical. An additional 1,709** people were discharged/ marked as recovered. Indonesia continued […]

Thailand morning news for July 6

Thailand morning news for July 6

Thai Airways to offer partial rehab plan in August Thai Airways International (THAI) will speed up the drafting of its rehabilitation plan to submit it to the Central Bankruptcy Court on Aug 17, when the court is scheduled to begin examining the airline’s rehabilitation request, acting THAI president Chansin Treenuchagron said on Friday. — Bangkok […]

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 4 — Indonesia tops 3,000 dead, 60,000 cases; 30,000 active

• Global infections breach 11 million | • New Asean cases top 3,000 in 24 hrs | • Phillippines records record new cases | • 1.5 mln active US cases | • Asean deaths top 4,500

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 4 — Indonesia tops 3,000 dead, 60,000 cases; 30,000 active

As of 00:45 GMT July 4 there was 62,983 active cases of COVID-19 throughout the 10 Asean member countries, an increase of 1,286, or 2.08 per cent, on the day prior. Of this 172, or 0.27 per cent, are regarded as serious or critical. An additional 1,671** people were discharged. Indonesia continued to record the […]

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 3 — Indonesia sets another daily record for new infections, nears 3,000 dead

• New cases top 200,000 per day | • Global infections to breach 11 million today | • US infections top 55,000 in one day | • Asean cases top 155,000

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 3 — Indonesia sets another daily record for new infections, nears 3,000 dead

As of 00:46 GMT July 3 there was 61,700 active cases of COVID-19 throughout the 10 Asean member countries, an increase of 266, or 0.43 per cent, on the day prior. Of this 176, or 0.29 per cent, are regarded as serious or critical. An additional 1,793** people were discharged. Indonesia continued to record the […]

Thailand morning news for July 3

Thailand morning news for July 3

Tourism in Thailand to lose up to $47bn from Covid-19: UN study Global tourism revenues are expected to fall by up to US$3.3 trillion due to Covid-19 restrictions, with Thailand standing to lose $47 billion, according to a UN study published on Wednesday. — Bangkok Post BAAC offers 1 year debt moratorium to 3.3 million […]

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 2 — new cases increase by almost 200,000 per day

• New US COVID-19 infections top 50,000 in one day | • American COVID-19 deaths top 130,000 | • Brazil deaths top 60,000

COVID-19 in Asean: update for July 2 — new cases increase by almost 200,000 per day

As of 00:43 GMT July 2 there was 61,434 active cases of COVID-19 throughout the 10 Asean member countries, an increase of 1,012, or 1.67 per cent, on the day prior. Of this 175, or 0.28 per cent, are regarded as serious or critical. An additional 1,530** people were discharged. Indonesia continued to record the […]