COVID-19: Thailand extends ban on passenger flights until end-April

COVID-19: Thailand extends ban on passenger flights until end-April

BANGKOK: Thailand has extended a ban on incoming passenger flights until the end of April in a bid to curb the COVID-19 outbreak, the country’s aviation body said on Wednesday (Apr 15). The ban was first introduced on Apr 4, and the Civil Aviation Authority of...
Thailand job losses may hit 10 million if COVID-19 outbreak drags on

Thailand job losses may hit 10 million if COVID-19 outbreak drags on

BANGKOK: Thailand’s job losses may reach 10 million if the coronavirus outbreak continues for a few months, a business advisory council said on Monday (Apr 13). Southeast Asia’s second-largest economy is being hit hard by the virus outbreak and is heading into a...
In Thailand, the COVID-19 outbreak is driving more consumers online

In Thailand, the COVID-19 outbreak is driving more consumers online

BANGKOK: The COVID-19 pandemic is transforming consumer spending habits and lifestyles around the world, including Thailand. According to Siam Commercial Bank’s Economic Intelligence Center (EIC) in Thailand, increasingly restricted movement of the public and limited...
Thailand reports 102 new COVID-19 cases, 3 more deaths

Thailand reports 102 new COVID-19 cases, 3 more deaths

BANGKOK: Thailand reported 102 new COVID-19 cases and three more deaths, the country’s public health ministry said on Sunday (Apr 5).  The latest numbers raised the total in the Southeast Asian nation to 2,169 cases.  Advertisement Advertisement Twenty-three...