Jump to content
BANGKOK
rooster59

Thailand Live Saturday 29 Feb 2020

Recommended Posts

Medical facilities told to inform dept on Covid-19 tests

By The Nation

 

800_dd5fbad15024195.jpg.89af25827329e906f1713903489393de.jpg

 

Department of Disease Control under the Ministry of Public Health has instructed all medical facilities that conduct lab tests for Covid-19 infection to inform the department of the results, adding that failure to do so will lead to a fine of Bt20,000 each.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1150853-medical-facilities-told-to-inform-dept-on-covid-19-tests/

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Mains water supply outage in Wichit

By The Phuket News

 

1582882303_1.jpg

The PWA announcement. Photo: PWA

 

PHUKET: The Phuket Provincial Waterworks Authority (PWA) has announced that the mains water supply will be shut-off in Wichit on Tuesday (Mar 3).

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1150878-mains-water-supply-outage-in-wichit/

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

SET, Asian markets fall as fears of Covid-19 multiply

By The Nation

 

800_2a0df902f8b6d1f.jpg

 

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) ended at 1,340.52 today (February 28), decreasing 54.56 points (3.91 per cent) over Thursday’s close with a high of 1,357.15 and a low of 1,337.00 on transactions worth a total of Bt86.502 billion.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1150880-set-asian-markets-fall-as-fears-of-covid-19-multiply/

 

  • Haha 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Coronavirus now poses 'very high' risk at global level - WHO

By Stephanie Nebehay

 

2020-02-28T171733Z_1_LYNXNPEG1R1OT_RTROPTP_4_CHINA-HEALTH-WHO.JPG

Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus attends a news conference on the situation of the coronavirus (COVID-2019), in Geneva, Switzerland, February 28, 2020. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

 

GENEVA (Reuters) - The risk of a global spread and impact of the coronavirus is now "very high", the highest level of alarm, but containment is still possible, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1150882-coronavirus-now-poses-very-high-risk-at-global-level-who/

 

  • Thanks 2

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

UK's Johnson says coronavirus top priority, as first Briton dies

By David Milliken and Guy Faulconbridge

 

2020-02-28T213310Z_6_LYNXNPEG1R0R5_RTROPTP_4_CHINA-HEALTH-BRITAIN.JPG

FILE PHOTO - A woman wearing a protective mask travels on a Jubilee Line tube train in London, Britain, February 27, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

 

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson said slowing the spread of the coronavirus was now his government's top priority, shortly after news on Friday that the first Briton had died of the disease after contracting it on a cruise ship moored in Japan.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1150883-uks-johnson-says-coronavirus-top-priority-as-first-briton-dies/

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang shocked by eight-year ban

By Cecile Mantovani

 

2020-02-28T093443Z_1_LYNXNPEG1R0Q5_RTROPTP_4_SPORT-DOPING-SWIMMING-SUN.JPG

FILE PHOTO: Chinese swimmer Sun Yang poses after a public hearing of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) for the appeal filed by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) against him and the Federation Internationale de Natation (FINA), at the Conference Centre of the Fairmont Le Montreux Palace, in Montreux, Switzerland November 15, 2019. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File Photo

 

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - China's top swimmer Sun Yang said he was shocked and would appeal after being handed an eight-year ban on Friday for a dope test violation that rules him out of the Tokyo Games.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1150885-olympic-swimming-champion-sun-yang-shocked-by-eight-year-ban/

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Norwich boost survival hopes with 1-0 win over Leicester

 

2020-02-28T222831Z_1_LYNXNPEG1R25H_RTROPTP_4_SOCCER-ENGLAND-NOR-LEI-REPORT.JPG

 

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Premier League - Norwich City v Leicester City - Carrow Road, Norwich, Britain - February 28, 2020 Norwich City's Jamal Lewis and Max Aarons applaud fans after the match Action Images via Reuters/John Sibley

 

NORWICH, England (Reuters) - Norwich City's Jamal Lewis boosted their hopes of Premier League survival with a 70th-minute goal to beat visiting high-flyers Leicester City 1-0 and secure a vital three points on Friday.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1150886-norwich-boost-survival-hopes-with-1-0-win-over-leicester/

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

True adopts anti-virus measures in stores, coffee shops

By THE NATION

 

800_086c1c416beeddc.jpeg

 

True Corp has stepped up hygiene measures at 580 customer service shops and True Coffee outlets nationwide in a bid to help stop the spread of the Covid-19 virus.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1150888-true-adopts-anti-virus-measures-in-stores-coffee-shops/

 

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Kuwait to check visiting ships for coronavirus, evacuate citizens from Thailand

 

Capture.JPG

 

CAIRO (Reuters) - Kuwait will check visiting ships for the new coronavirus before allowing them to dock and require crew members to stay on board as part of measures to prevent the spread of the disease, state news agency KUNA said.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1150892-kuwait-to-check-visiting-ships-for-coronavirus-evacuate-citizens-from-thailand/

 

  • Like 2

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

AIS staff barred from overseas travel

By THE NATION

 

800_68bb3f584880efd.jpg

 

Advanced Info Service (AIS) announced on Friday (February 28) that, in a bid to contain the spread of the Covid-19 virus, it has asked employees to forego overseas travel, whether for personal or business purposes.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1150894-ais-staff-barred-from-overseas-travel/

 

  • Haha 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest
This topic is now closed to further replies.

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

×
×
  • Create New...