PM eyes Omicron options

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PM eyes Omicron options Lockdown may loom if variant detected Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will make a decision about whether Thailand will be forced back into another lockdown if the Omicron variant of Covid-19 is detected in the country. However, the new strain has not been found in Thailand yet, according to health authorities. Speaking after Tuesday’s cabinet meeting, Deputy Prime Minister and Energy Minister Supattanapong Punmeechaow said the cabinet instructed relevant agencies to monitor the situation closely while the Public Health Ministry will assess the country’s reopening in tw… Read more about PM eyes Omicron options

Most face mask brands fail quality test standards

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The Bangkok Post

Only a fifth of 60 face mask brands available on the market passed Thai Industrial Standard quality tests, according to the Thailand Consumer Council (TCC). The result prompted the TCC to demand the Thai Industrial Standards Institute require that disposable face masks follow safety standard regulations, instead of this being done on a voluntary basis. The TCC in July randomly selected for testing 60 face mask brands including 14 kinds of disposable face masks, 27 brands of surgical face masks and 19 different N95 face masks. Testing involved assessing their quality based on filter efficiency … Read more about Most face mask brands fail quality test standards

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Degreed named as a Core Challenger in the 2021 Fosway 9-Grid™ for Talent & People Success

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