Thailand morning news for April 3

Thailand morning news for April 3

Nation-wide curfew imposed from Friday night Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has announced a nation-wide curfew, from 10pm until 4am, effective from Friday night, as authorities in Thailand intensify their attempts to control the movement of people and the continuing spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. — Thai PBS News Two THAI flights from London found to […]

Thailand morning news for April 2

Thailand morning news for April 2

Yala struggles to enforce ban on Friday prayer at mosques Yala authorities are hard-put trying to convince local Muslim leaders of the need to obey the Chularatchamontri’s order suspending Friday prayers at all mosques, amid worries that mass gatherings spread the coronavirus disease. — Bangkok Post Thai PM says tourists will get automatic visa extensions […]

Thailand morning news for April 1

Thailand morning news for April 1

Thailand announces 127 confirmed new cases of the Covid-19 Coronavirus as restrictions tighten in many provinces Thailand- On Tuesday morning a press conference from members of the Ministry of Public Health and Department of Disease Control confirmed 127 new confirmed cases of the Covid-19 Coronavirus in Thailand and one additional death. — The Pattaya News […]

COVID-19 in Asean: update for March 31 — 7,000 Asean cases; 250 deaths

COVID-19 in Asean: update for March 31 — 7,000 Asean cases; 250 deaths

As of 01:14 GMT March 31 there was 7,032 active cases of COVID-19 throughout the 10 Asean member countries, an increase of 302, or 4.49 per cent, on the day prior. Indonesia recorded eight deaths and 129 new cases yesterday, bringing the total number of deaths there to 122 and active cases to 1,217. Seven […]

Thailand morning news for March 31

Thailand morning news for March 31

Thailand Earmarks Further $15 Billion for Coronavirus Crisis Thailand’s new stimulus package to alleviate the impact of the coronavirus crisis will be worth more than 500 billion baht ($15.3 billion), its finance minister said on Monday, — The New York Times Emergency fund from 2020 budget running dry, Bureau reports The emergency fund of Bt96 […]

Thailand morning news for March 30

Thailand morning news for March 30

New virus infections among health personnel soar The number of new infections among health personnel in Thailand has risen sharply amid calls for better protection for doctors, nurses and other staff on the frontline of the battle against the coronavirus. — Bangkok Post Over thirteen million people already successfully registered for government financial aid, millions […]

Thailand morning news for March 27

Thailand morning news for March 27

Thailand’s COVID-19 cases might reach 3,000 by end of April Thailand’s Disease Control Department (DCD) has forecast that the number of COVID-19 infections will increase to about 3,000 by the end of April, if the average rate of new infections stays at 100 per day. — Thai PBS News Stay home or face curfew, says […]