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Thailand’s Civil Aviation Authority announces health and safety regulations | Thaiger
Thailand News1 hour ago

Thailand’s Civil Aviation Authority announces health and safety regulations

The Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand says airlines must continue to follow health and safety regulations as the country has seen a 3rd wave of the Covid-19 virus. The authority says new guidelines to take effect today include... • Maintaining social distancing practises on passenger services at all...

Thailand News Today | Covid surge continues, possible changes to 90 day reporting | April 12, 2021 | Thaiger
Thailand News20 hours ago

Thailand News Today | Covid surge continues, possible changes to 90 day reporting | April 12, 2021

Thailand’s CCSA has announced 985 new Covid-19 infections today - a rise in new case numbers but not as drastic as in the past week when there has been a steady climb. In the past 4 days there has been an increase of more than 100 new...

“Mommy, there’s a snake!” – Expat in Phuket shares her story | Thaiger
Thai Life News1 week ago

“Mommy, there’s a snake!” – Expat in Phuket shares her story

The following story was written by Amy Sukwan, an American who has been living in Thailand for 7 years. To share a story with The Thaiger, click HERE. “Mommy, there’s a snake!” my 8 year old daughter Eliza said, waking me up in the middle of the night....

Covid UPDATE: Daily infection number drops slightly on Tuesday | Thaiger
Coronavirus (Covid-19) News3 hours ago

Covid UPDATE: Daily infection number drops slightly on Tuesday

965 people have been detected as infected with Covid-19 in the past 24 hours. The daily total is the first drop in daily numbers for 13 days. 28,288 people have fully recovered. The total deaths remains at 97 people since the start of the pandemic in Thailand. 6,190...

Tourism officials slash Songkran travel expectations by half | Thaiger
Chiang Mai News3 days ago

Tourism officials slash Songkran travel expectations by half

The TAT, ever the optimists regarding anything tourism related, even domestic tourism, predict that the Bangkok clusters that have emerged in the week before the Songkran break could reduce traffic and spending by up to half. Today the CCSA is reporting 789 new infections and one additional death. 522...

2 police officers transferred over Covid cluster linked to Bangkok nightlife | Thaiger
Coronavirus (Covid-19) News4 hours ago

2 police officers transferred over Covid cluster linked to Bangkok nightlife

2 senior police officers in Bangkok’s fashionable Thonglor district have been transferred pending an investigation into a Covid-19 cluster linked to pubs and clubs in the area. According to Thai PBS World, the superintendent of Thonglor police station, Duangchote Suwancharas, and the inspector for suppression affairs, Thanakorn Ngamyen,...

Tourism officials slash Songkran travel expectations by half | Thaiger
Chiang Mai News3 days ago

Tourism officials slash Songkran travel expectations by half

The TAT, ever the optimists regarding anything tourism related, even domestic tourism, predict that the Bangkok clusters that have emerged in the week before the Songkran break could reduce traffic and spending by up to half. Today the CCSA is reporting 789 new infections and one additional death. 522...

Immigration police arrest Frenchman on drug charges, 3 other foreigners for overstay | Thaiger
Crime News5 days ago

Immigration police arrest Frenchman on drug charges, 3 other foreigners for overstay

Immigration police arrested a French man who was allegedly involved in a crime network who allegedly smuggled cannabis, and arrested 3 other foreigners on overstay charges. Police say the crime network sold cannabis to foreigners living in tourist cities in Thailand. Officers say they suspect there are more...

WHO says pandemic reaching critical levels in South Asia | Thaiger
Coronavirus (Covid-19) News4 hours ago

WHO says pandemic reaching critical levels in South Asia

Despite vaccines being rolled out, the WHO is warning that the Covid-19 pandemic has reached a “critical level” in South Asia as infections keep rising. The virus has already taken 2.9 million lives, infecting 136 million worldwide and the WHO’s technical lead on Covid-19, Maria Van Kerkhove, says...