Jump to content
BANGKOK
kingofthemountain

Bars and pubs could open soon

Recommended Posts

1 hour ago, NCC1701A said:

so does each girl have her own hand sanitizer? 

 

or just one time at the door? 


I recommend to add some stronger drinks for her for some mouth and interior disinfection 😉

  • Haha 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, champers said:

I don't think it is necessarily over for those places; they may just have to wait longer before they can re-open.

The longer they wait the less chance they have of reopening

do you think the landlords postpone or cancel the payment of rents?

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
3 hours ago, elliss said:

Beer bars , may open , when ? .

    Lady bars ,  those days have gone .

      New world, Thailand ..

    

Buh bye.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

When they open the nightlife they end the fight against Corona.

  • Confused 5

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
5 minutes ago, richard_smith237 said:

The fight (lockdown) was never to stop Covid-19, it was to prevent the health services from being overwhelmed.

Covid-19 cannot be stopped - it can be slowed, we will all be exposed to the SARS-CoV-2 virus at some point, it is far too widespread and too contagious not to continue to spread with further outbreaks.

 

Immunity either through previous exposure (every couple of years) or through vaccine is the only way we may deal with this virus - We have no choice but to live with the risk.

 

Shutting down a nation based on such a tiny Case Fatality Rate (so far) is insanity, the lock down has been extremely effective in saving lives, but of those on the roads, it has also caused immeasurable damage to the economy and society.

 

agree. also, people focus too much on the fatality rate when what is important for ending the lock down, social distancing and other safety precautions is the R number.

  • Like 2

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
4 hours ago, kingofthemountain said:

The longer they wait the less chance they have of reopening

do you think the landlords postpone or cancel the payment of rents?

I have heard of some instances of that, But more of complaints of refusal to do so. It would be interesting to  know how prevalent the latter is, as it drives businesses into the ground. I don't suppose the landlords worry as they might see deposits and key-money in the future as sufficient recompense. Sad for any new or heavily invested businesses from 2-3 months back. 

  • Like 1
  • Sad 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
5 hours ago, kingofthemountain said:

The longer they wait the less chance they have of reopening

do you think the landlords postpone or cancel the payment of rents?

Not with the ones I know, one place I know 42,000 a month

  • Sad 2

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I think many bars will remain shut, even when they can open, not much point opening with no tourists here.

I am aware of 2-3 old established and profitable business's in Jomtien that haven't reopened yet, nothing stopping them other than they know there are no tourist/customers around.

I am also aware of at least one place paying a quarter rent while shut, the landlords are not stupid, good long term tenants will be hard to find when things are back to normal.

  • Like 2

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Reading the article, it notes:

"that discussions had begun around the highly anticipated phase four of relief measures""

"He cautioned that exact dates of Phase four were not set but did state that all the riskiest venues, such as pubs, bars, Nightclubs, sports stadiums, arcades, concerts, and amusement parks among others were in this group of final businesses in discussion and under consideration-but not guaranteed- to be unlocked. "
(my bolding and underlining)

It notes in the article about meetings this week and next, so nothing is likely to happen until at least the end of the month. As it seems the government is waffling about letting international travel resume (with maybe only people from certain select countries being allowed to arrive) there may not be as much pressure to re-open everything as there would be if they started to allow anyone from anywhere to fly in.

Oh right, I forgot. Everything revolves around Pattaya and it's bars and every government decision is made with just them in mind, specifically with how they can punish them and try to get them all shut down. :glare:

Which they could have done anytime since the last coup when they had the power to literally do anything they wanted to and still didn't try to "shut down" Pattaya's bars.

 

8 hours ago, NCC1701A said:

so does each girl have her own hand sanitizer? 

 

or just one time at the door? 

If it burns when she's giving you a "rub" then it's probably sanitizer she's using, not oil or lube !
 

  • Like 1
  • Sad 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
10 hours ago, kingofthemountain said:

The longer they wait the less chance they have of reopening

do you think the landlords postpone or cancel the payment of rents?

Indeed but who they opening for exactly. The few expats left wouldnt even cover I suspect the daily utility and most probably wouldnt get a single customer all day.

How many of us go and sit at a beer bar where the only sign of life is the cashier. No Customers No Girls vicious circle.....

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
12 hours ago, kingofthemountain said:

The longer they wait the less chance they have of reopening

do you think the landlords postpone or cancel the payment of rents?

Someone I know with 2 businesses (not bars) has had a rent reduction at both. Not a big sample, I know.

  • Like 2

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

×
×
  • Create New...