Thailand Starts COVID-19 Vaccination

BANGKOK, Feb 28 (NNN-TNA) – Thailand today started its COVID-19 vaccination roll-out, with the first shot, using China’s Sinovac vaccine, going to Deputy Prime Minister and Public Health Minister, Anutin Charnvirakul. Thai Prime Minister, Prayut Chan-o-cha, presided over the event at the country’s infectious disease institute, where other officials, including deputy public health minister, agriculture […]

Protesters disperse after clashing with police, rubber bullets, tear-gas fired

Anti-government protesters have dispersed after clashing with anti-riot police who fired tear-gas and rubber bullets to stop them from approaching an army unit on Vibhavadi Rangsit Road which houses the residence of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha. There were no immediate official reports of injuries but journalists at the scene reported seeing some protesters and policemen […]

Turning the pandemic into opportunity

Personal trainers have adapted the way they train their clients in the Covid-19 era to help those who are uncomfortable going to physical locations Thanakorn Sripong, 25, found starting a new job during the coronavirus pandemic truly overwhelming. He was taken on as a hotel gym instructor in late February 2020 just as the virus […]

Public Access to Anti-Corruption Information Project

The Office of Public Sector Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) and other relevant agencies have met to discuss the launching of a new anti-corruption campaign, known as “Public Access to Anti-Corruption Information Project.”   The meeting took place on 25 February 2021 at the Anti-Corruption Organization of Thailand (ACT) and was chaired by ACT Secretary General Dr. […]

Thailand officially enters dry season today

Thailand has officially entered the dry season, starting today (Saturday), which will last until mid-May, according to the Meteorological Department. It said that the northeastern monsoon wind, which had been blowing through northern Thailand, has been replaced by the warm southeastern wind, signaling the arrival of summer. Temperatures during the dry season are forecast to […]