Thai Candidate for the International Law Commission

The Royal Thai Government has announced the nomination of Dr. Vilawan Mangklatanakul, Director-General of the Treaties and Legal Affairs Department, as a candidate for the International Law Commission (ILC) for the term 2023-2027. The election of ILC is scheduled to be held in November 2021 during the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly […]

WHO Team Visits Wet Market Linked to First Coronavirus Cases

A team of World Health Organization scientists investigating the source of the coronavirus visited a wet market Sunday in Wuhan, China. A cluster of cases were linked to the Huanan Seafood Market when the novel coronavirus first emerged in Wuhan in late 2019. Since then, the coronavirus has infected more than 102 million people worldwide […]

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) WHO Thailand Situation Report – 31 January 2021

SPOTLIGHT 829 new cases(4% cumulative case increase) of laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 were announced by the Ministry of Public Health of Thailand bringing the total number of cases to date to 18,782. No new deaths were reported today. Of these, 62% (11,615) have recovered, 0.4% (77) have died, and 38% (7,090) are receiving treatment or are in isolation. […]

Restrictions on COVID-19 Measures to Be Eased

Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha has issued Regulation No. 18, easing restrictions on COVID-19 measures, starting on 1 February 2021, since efforts to contain COVID-19 transmission in the country show satisfactory results to a certain extent. The regulation, issued under Section 9 of the Emergency Decree on Public Administration in Emergency Situations B.E. 2548 (2005), […]

Poor air quality in Bangkok and 11 other provinces today

Air quality in Bangkok and 11 other provinces is has deteriorated on Saturday, with excessive amounts of PM2.5 dust in the atmosphere, particularly in 26 areas of Bangkok and its peripherals, according to the Pollution Control Department. The areas in Bangkok and neighboring provinces with PM2.5 exceeding the 50-micron safety threshold today are -Srinakharin Road […]

Researchers Probe New Territory in Treating Patients with Lung Cancer during COVID-19 Pandemic

Press Briefing with International Researchers Explores this Question at IASLC 2020 World Conference on Lung Cancer Singapore To view a recording of the press briefing, visit: SINGAPORE, Jan. 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On February 27, 2020, the flagship journal of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, the Journal of Thoracic […]