The following is an extract from the “CNH Industrial 2021 second quarter results” press release. The complete press release can be accessed by visiting the media section of the CNH Industrial corporate website: https://www.cnhindustrial.com/en-us/media/press_releases/Pages/default.aspx or consulting the accompanying PDF: CNH Industrial reports strong second quarter performance. Consolidated revenues of $8.9 billion (up 60% compared to […]

U.S. CDC internal report says Delta variant as contagious as chickenpox

(Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has described the Delta variant of the coronavirus as being as transmissible as chickenpox and cautioned it could cause severe disease, the Washington Post said, citing an internal CDC document. The variant was also more likely to break through protections afforded by the vaccines, but the health authority said such incidents were very rare, the CDC report posted […]

Breaking down barriers to Covid-19 vaccination: Advice from a psychiatrist

The coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc across many parts of the world including Thailand. The highly transmissible Delta variant of the novel coronavirus is spreading quickly, resulting in a surge of infection and hospitalization rates since the Songkran Festival. Medical experts say vaccine-induced herd immunity – when enough people are immune, the virus will […]

Cannabis Cultivation for Medical Purposes in Satun Province

The southern border province of Satun has launched a pilot project in Thung Wa district to cultivate cannabis for medical purposes and processing into herbal products.   The pilot project came after a health center in Thung Wa had joined a community enterprise in seeking a cannabis cultivation license for medical use. The first cannabis cultivation […]

Unofficial Handing Over of Medical Supplies from Switzerland to Thailand

The unofficial handing over of medical supplies, consisting of 102 ventilators and 1.1 million SARS-COV Antigen Test Kits, from the Government of the Swiss Confederation to the Royal Thai Government took place on 29 July 2021 at Suvarnabhumi Airport.   Mrs. Helene Budliger Artieda, Ambassador of Switzerland to Thailand, and Mr. Anutin Charnvirakul, Deputy Prime […]


        Thursday 29 July 2021 TURNOVER INCREASES 26% IN THE FIRST HALF OF 2021 AKWEL (FR0000053027, AKW, PEA-eligible), the automotive and HGV equipment and systems manufacturer specialising in fluid management and mechanisms, has posted consolidated turnover of €487.6m in the first half of 2021, up by 26.0% compared to the first half of the previous […]