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Thu, 22 Apr 2021 15:14:00 +0700
Virus wave may cost economy B100bn a month, UTTC says
The Thai economy could lose 100 billion baht ($3.19 billion) a month, mainly in the service sector, as a consequence of the latest outbreak of Covid-19, the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce said on Thursday.

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 14:45:00 +0700
India logs record jump in virus infections
NEW DELHI: India on Thursday posted a global record for the number of coronavirus cases in a day, as US President Joe Biden hailed his government's "stunning" vaccination drive.

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 14:30:00 +0700
5 Covid clusters in Nakhon Ratchasima
The northeastern province of Nakhon Ratchasima had 76 Covid-19 cases, in five clusters partly linked to Bangkok's Yaowarat area, over the past five days, according to the Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration.

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 14:09:00 +0700
24 new infections in Ayutthaya include 2-year-old girl
AYUTTHAYA: Twenty-four new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Ayutthaya, including a 2-year-old girl infected at the Central Shrimp Market, raising the total number of cases in the province from the latest outbreak to 249.

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 13:45:00 +0700
Arctic sizzled in 2020, the warmest year for Europe too
PARIS: Europe endured record heat and rainfall last year while temperatures in Arctic Siberia soared off the charts, the European Union's climate monitoring service reported Thursday.

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Thu, 22 Apr 2021 13:36:00 +0700
Seven Covid deaths, 1,470 new cases
The government on Thursday reported seven more deaths related to Covid-19, raising the toll to 117, and 1,470 new cases, for a total of 48,113.

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0700
Export growth for March seen at 8%
Commerce Minister Jurin Laksanawisit expects 8% growth of exports in March, driven partly by a squad of national and provincial "salesmen" who are helping arrange online business matching between Thai exporters and foreign buyers to boost trade.

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 06:00:00 +0700
Feeding the beast: Chiang Mai smoke seen as world's climate change problem
As Earth Day dawns, Chiang Mai is breathing more easily. It's been one of the worst-ever smoke seasons in the Rose of the North, with the city winning the accolade of "most polluted city on the planet" on multiple days, but the dust has settled for n...

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 05:33:00 +0700
City Hall rejects Green Line debt payment
City Hall has shot down a proposal seeking to disburse nine billion baht of its budget to settle part of the debts incurred by Green Line electric train operations.

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 05:00:00 +0700
Sinovac jab 'safe to use'
The Public Health Ministry insists the Sinovac vaccine is safe and it will continue to administer it, despite seven people suffering stroke-like symptoms after receiving it.