Thailand morning news for June 11

Thailand morning news for June 11

Seafood restaurant execs get 1,446 years for cheating The Criminal Court on Wednesday handed down jail terms of 1,446 years each to two executives of the famous Laemgate Seafood Restaurant on Phahonyothin road in Bangkok, for cheating the public. — Bangkok Post Migrant worker exodus prompts fears of labour shortages The director-general of Thailand’s labour […]

International travel in the age of COVID-19: Cambodia leads the world with user pays system *update 2

Update: All foreigners entering Cambodia are required to make a $3,000 security deposit to cover the cost of COVID-19 testing. Further details below.

International travel in the age of COVID-19: Cambodia leads the world with user pays system *update 2

The tiny southeast Asean country of Cambodia is providing the first glimpse of what the ‘new normal’ for international travel in the age of COVID-19 is likely to look like, particularly for those wishing to enter countries least able to afford the cost of treating a never ending stream of imported cases amongst non-citizens. In […]

Thailand morning news for June 10

Thailand morning news for June 10

Industrial group supports Thailand joining CPTPP The Joint Standing Committee on Commerce, Industry and Banking (JSCCIB) supports the move to make Thailand a member of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) to boost the nation’s international trade in the post-pandemic period. — Bangkok Post THAI swoops to protect planes from seizure Thai […]

Thailand morning news for June 9

Thailand morning news for June 9

Seven million farmers receive subsidies The Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperatives (BAAC) has transferred subsidies to 7.1 million farmers and accelerated correction of incorrect bank account details of 214,000 farmers. — NNT THAI rehabilitation may take up to 7 years: legal advisor The rehabilitation of flag carrier Thai Airways International Plc may take up […]

Thailand morning news for June 8

Thailand morning news for June 8

Health Ministry: 98% of recent Covid-19 cases imported The Ministry of Public Health made an announcement this afternoon via social media regarding recent statistics around Covid-19 in Thailand. — The Thaiger Commerce Ministry to launch fourth round of price reductions nationwide to ease coronavirus impact After the Ministry of Commerce received cooperation from the business […]

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