Archive for September 6th, 2021

Thai PM Prayuth survives vote of no confidence, rallies planned

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 5:02 AM

Thailand’s prime minister Prayuth Chan-ocha and five cabinet ministers have comfortably survived a vote of no confidence in parliament as activists plan more protests [...] » More

Thailand prime minister Wins Confidence Vote After Frenzied Rumours

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | AP | 5:02 AM

Thai prime minister Prayuth Chan-ocha has won a confidence vote in Parliament after a frenzy of speculation over the makeup of the ruling coalition. Rumours his own political [...] » More

Debt restructuring to be extended

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 5:02 AM

Debt restructuring periods offered to borrowers affected by the pandemic could be extended to more than 10 years, says Thai Bankers’ Association (TBA) chair Payong [...] » More

Prayut pushes exporters to improve using tech

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 5:02 AM

Prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has urged exporters to upgrade their products using high-value digital technology and innovation to generate more revenue for the country, in [...] » More

Thailand to mix and match AstraZeneca, Pfiser doses

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 5:02 AM

Thailand is planning to roll out a new vaccination initiative using a mix of AstraZeneca and Pfiser doses next month to combat Covid-19, according to the Public health [...] » More

Thailand expects e-commerce plan to generate over 5 billion baht in 2022

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Pattayamail | 5:02 AM

Thailand’s Commerce Ministry has revealed the details of its national e-commerce plan, which aims to generate over 5.35 billion baht in 2022, after the plan was [...] » More

AstraZeneca-Pfiser mixed vaccination to debut in October

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Thai PBS World | 5:02 AM

In the battle to get access to high-quality vaccines in Thailand, October is set to see an upgrade with the initiation of administering a mix of AstraZeneca and Pfiser doses [...] » More

PM tipped to top censure vote

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 5:02 AM

Prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha is expected to secure the most votes of support among the cabinet ministers targeted for censure as lawmakers cast their votes of confidence [...] » More

Thailand looks at raising public debt-to-GDP ceiling to accommodate more borrowing

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Thailand’s Public Debt Management Office (PDMO) has revealed that the government’s committee in charge of fiscal discipline has scheduled a meeting to draw up a [...] » More

Japan to donate 300,000 more AstraZeneca vaccines next week

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Thethaiger | 5:02 AM

The Japanese embassy in Bangkok made an announcement today that their government will again donate AstraZeneca vaccines to Thailand. Japan donated 1.05 million AstraZeneca [...] » More

Thailand to start giving booster shots from end of this month

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Bernama | 5:02 AM

Thailand is to start giving booster jabs of Covid-19 vaccines to 3 million vaccinated people, as early as end of this month. Deputy prime minister and Public Health minister [...] » More

Thousands fly after lifting of restrictions

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 5:02 AM

Thousands of passengers flocked to airports across the country to travel after lockdown measures were eased by the government earlier this week, according to the transport [...] » More

More Thailand businesses can reopen subject to lower COVID-19 infections

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Pattayamail | 5:02 AM

Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health has revealed that the coming two weeks the COVID-19 situation in the country will be closely monitored and the government may allow [...] » More

Thailand’s prime minister has survived another no-confidence vote

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | CNN | 5:02 AM

Thailand’s prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and five cabinet ministers comfortably survived a vote of no confidence in parliament on Saturday, as activists planned more [...] » More

Thai PM survives no confidence vote as more anti-government protests planned

06-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Thailand’s prime minister Prayuth Chan-ocha and five cabinet ministers comfortably survived a vote of no confidence in parliament on Saturday as activists planned more [...] » More