Thailand Bangkok Most Recent Wed, 08 Apr 2020 19:23:00 +0700Thailand, US in 'proactive' trade talks
Thailand and the United States on Wednesday discussed “proactive” economic, trade and investment cooperation, which will be crucial for salvaging the economy in the aftermath of the new coronavirus pandemic.Wed, 08 Apr 2020 19:19:00 +0700Break for Asia's clogged capitals as coronavirus curbs traffic
MANILA: Strict lockdowns, school closures and curbs on commerce are giving Asia's congested capitals rare respite from transport mayhem, as the global fight to contain the coronavirus creates a free-flow of traffic not seen in years.Wed, 08 Apr 2020 19:17:00 +0700Zoom sued for overstating, not disclosing privacy, security flaws
Zoom Video Communications Inc was slapped with a class action suit by one of its shareholders on Tuesday, accusing the video-conferencing app of overstating its privacy standards and failing to disclose that its service was not end-to-end encrypted.Wed, 08 Apr 2020 18:47:00 +0700Stranded Thais return from Japan, sent for quarantine
A group of Thai people stranded at Haneda airport in Japan after the Thai airport authority extended a ban on all commercial flights to Thailand until April 18 were brought home on Wednesday on a repatriation flight.Wed, 08 Apr 2020 18:45:00 +0700'Abandoned' Italian hospital fears virus' march south
ROME: At the Locri hospital in southern Italy, patients are often sent elsewhere for lack of doctors, the lifts are endlessly in disrepair and the CT scan works one day, but not the next.
Thailand Bangkok Top Stories Wed, 08 Apr 2020 18:12:00 +0700Spain, Germany cases rise; UK PM remains in ICU: Virus update
European Union finance ministers failed to agree on a recovery plan for the bloc after 16 hours of talks, driving the euro and Italian bonds lower. UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s condition remains stable and he is not on a ventilator.Wed, 08 Apr 2020 17:21:00 +0700Tuk-tuks turn from tourist darling to parcel delivery
Bangkok's iconic tuk-tuks are suffering because of the coronavirus, with tourists scarce on the streets, so some drivers have banded together to offer an economical new parcel delivery service.Wed, 08 Apr 2020 12:29:00 +0700Pattaya lockdown from Thursday
PATTAYA: This resort city will be locked down to outsiders from Thursday afternoon following a rise in new coronavirus infections.Wed, 08 Apr 2020 12:19:00 +0700Thailand logs 111 new Covid cases, 3 deaths Wednesday
The government on Wednesday reported 111 new local cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), including 42 returnees from Indonesia, raising the total to 2,369. Three more deaths, all of foreigners, took the accumulated toll to 30.Wed, 08 Apr 2020 09:21:00 +0700Songkran 'Save Parents' campaign aims to douse Covid-19
The Department of Health has asked children to avoid visiting their parents and elderly family members during the Songkran Festival -- known as Thai New Year -- to protect the highly vulnerable from Covid-19.