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Expats may need to take COVID-19 test in order to renew extensions of stay: Richard Barrow

 

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Expats in Thailand may soon be required to take a COVID-19 test in order to extend their extensions of stay or so called retirement or marriage visas, according to Richard Barrow.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1201873-expats-may-need-to-take-covid-19-test-in-order-to-renew-extensions-of-stay-richard-barrow/

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The week that was in Thailand news: Light at the end of the tunnel – or is it an approaching train?

 

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The Thai authorities were anxious to play down suggestions that the country has turned a corner in the battle against Covid-19 this week. Though the figures suggested a slowing down in the rate of infection and the possible easing of restrictions early next month the public was urged not to drop their guard.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1201860-the-week-that-was-in-thailand-news-light-at-the-end-of-the-tunnel-–-or-is-it-an-approaching-train/

 

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Girl, 11, allegedly raped by grandfather, dies of pregnancy complications

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A girl aged 11, who had allegedly been raped by her grandfather, died in her mother’s embrace on Friday, after suffering from severe morning sickness.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1201920-girl-11-allegedly-raped-by-grandfather-dies-of-pregnancy-complications/

 

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BMA converts hospital into centre for treating Covid-19

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The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is converting the Bangkhuntian Geriatric Hospital into a field hospital for Covid-19 treatment and quarantine centre with a 509-bed capacity.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1201922-bma-converts-hospital-into-centre-for-treating-covid-19/

 

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Exporters hampered by container shortage as orders pour in

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The global Covid-19 situation has driven up demand for canned food and tuna, but deliveries by Thai exporters are affected by a shortage of containers, industry experts said.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1201923-exporters-hampered-by-container-shortage-as-orders-pour-in/

 

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Economic impact of Covid-19 second wave less severe than in 2020: BOT

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The Bank of Thailand (BOT) on Friday said that the impact on the economy from the second Covid-19 outbreak was milder than from the first outbreak at the beginning of 2020.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1201925-economic-impact-of-covid-19-second-wave-less-severe-than-in-2020-bot/

 

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PM appoints committees to investigate source of the latest COVID-19 outbreak

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BANGKOK (NNT) - The Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha has signed an order to form two special committees to investigate illegal gambling and smuggling of illegal migrants, which have been blamed for the latest COVID-19 outbreak. The committees are each required to submit a report on the results of their investigations every month.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1201927-pm-appoints-committees-to-investigate-source-of-the-latest-covid-19-outbreak/

 

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COVID-19 vaccines only to be administered to those over 18

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BANGKOK (NNT) - The subcommittee managing COVID-19 vaccination has decided that inoculation will focus on those over the age of 18, when the first batch arrives in February.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1201928-covid-19-vaccines-only-to-be-administered-to-those-over-18/

 

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DPM updates investigation into casinos and migration

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BANGKOK (NNT) - The Deputy Prime Minister has clarified that investigative committees for gambling dens and illegal border crossings are still being formed and will include anti-money laundering and state corruption investigators, while explaining that 300 million baht allotted to the Thai Media Fund was from excise tax payments rather than the central budget.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1201930-dpm-updates-investigation-into-casinos-and-migration/

 

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Proposition to decriminalize Kratom to be put to Parliament

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BANGKOK (NNT) - Following the unlocking of marijuana and hemp for medical and commercial purposes, preparations are being made to remove Kratom from the narcotics list.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1201933-proposition-to-decriminalize-kratom-to-be-put-to-parliament/

 

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MOPH warns of COVID-19 transmission risks within families

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BANGKOK (NNT) - The Ministry of Public Health is now warning of the increasing chances of COVID-19 transmission from a person to their family members, urging the general public to strictly comply with precautionary measures.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1201936-moph-warns-of-covid-19-transmission-risks-within-families/

 

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Health Min assures safety of field hospitals

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BANGKOK (NNT) - The Ministry of Public Health has confirmed the safety of its field hospitals as they enforce strict measures and prevent a viral spread into other communities.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1201937-health-min-assures-safety-of-field-hospitals/

 

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