The cabinet acknowledged a plan to procure 63 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines for Thai people within this year.
The Cabinet has approved the resolution to extend a nationwide state of emergency through Feb 28 in order to curb the Covid-19 outbreak after the current measure expires on Jan 15.
A deputy national police chief has admitted it is likely that about 100,000 migrant workers who had left the country at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic would sneak in as the government is about register illegal migrant workers.
Chiang Mai province has closed five entertainment venues after visit by a coronavirus-infected woman.
Thailand logged 527 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, including over 400 migrants.
The COVID-19 spread in the country is considered as being in its first stage that does not justify a national lockdown, said Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam.
A field hospital was set up at the navy’s Training Ground No. 16 in Khao Kitchakut district to treat COVID-19 patients of this eastern province and nearby areas.
The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) bans dining in restaurants from 7pm to 6 am. in attempt to contain Covid-19.
The Center for Covid-19 Situation Administration reported a record high of daily new coronavirus cases at 745, bringing the country’s total cases to 8,439.
Koh Larn Community resolved to close the tourist island from Jan 5 to 20 to protect itself from the coronavirus disease 2019.
Talaythai, the country’s largest market of aquatic products, on Rama II Road in Muang district of Samut Sakhon province reopened today.
Japanese badminton player and badminton world number one Kento Momota had to withdraw from three tournaments in Thailand for testing positive for the coronavirus disease 2019.