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Thai parliament urged to pass record 1.9 trillion baht ($59.6 billion) stimulus bill

Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha on Wednesday urged parliament to approve the kingdom’s biggest-ever stimulus package to revive an economy battered by coronavirus, which...

COVID-19 Economic Impact Could Reach $253 Billion in Southeast Asia, says ADB

The cost of the coronavirus pandemic could reach as much as $8.8 trillion, or almost 10% of global gross domestic product, and between 158 million...

Thai Economy shrinks 1.8% in first quarter

The Thai economy shrank by 1.8 per cent year on year in the first quarter, according to the National Economic and Social Development...

JSCCIB expects Thai economy to contract by 3-5% this year

BANGKOK(NNT) – Due to the impacts of COVID -19, the Joint Standing Committee on Commerce, Industry and Banking (JSCCIB) expects the Thai economy...

23 million Thais to receive 5,000 baht cash subsidy

So far, 28.8 million people have already applied for the 5,000 baht/month cash subsidies, under the “Rao Mai Thing Kan” (We Do Not Leave...

Thai economy contracted at a higher rate in March

 ​In March 2020, the Thai economy contracted at a higher rate than the previous month, said the Bank of Thailand in a press release.  The...

Covid-19, poverty, social protection and the Thai economy

The coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) has touched people from all walks of life. Across Thailand, children have been home from school, employees have been working...

Government’s 5,000 baht cash relief extended to 14 million people

BANGKOK (NNT) – There has been strong criticism of the government’s 3-month 5,000 baht monthly compensation scheme, in regard to the campaign’s criteria for...

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DPM Wissanu chairs Thai Airways rehabilitation Superboard

BANGKOK (NNT) - The Cabinet has acknowledged the appointment of DPM Wissanu Krea-ngam...

Thai parliament urged to pass record 1.9 trillion baht ($59.6 billion) stimulus bill

Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha on Wednesday urged parliament to approve the kingdom’s biggest-ever stimulus package to revive an economy battered by coronavirus, which...

Khon Kaen Zoo keeping animals cool by freezing meals

KHON KAEN(NNT)-With temperatures soaring to as high as 43 degrees Celsius in many...

Thailand extends Emergency Decree for second time to the end of June

Bangkok, 26 May, 2020, at 17.00 Hrs. – The Royal Thai Government has decided to extend the Emergency Decree for one more month, until...

Siriraj Hospital uses 5G to support telemedicine system

BANGKOK (NNT) - The fifth generation (5G) of wireless communications technology has been...