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#ThailandMustWin trends on twitter after Prayut’s viral moment; restrictions incoming

The hashtag #ประเทศไทยต้องชนะ (#ThailandMustWin) trended on Thai twitter late Monday night and early on Tuesday morning after Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha used the phrase in his nationally-televised address on Monday evening.Thai internet...

E-sports, OTT platforms are the winners of the coronavirus shutdown

2020 was tipped to be the year that E-sports went mainstream. With national teams competing in 2019's Southeast Asian Games, revenues from streaming services at an all-time high and celebrity status afforded to elite gamers, E-sports was...

10 Netflix series to binge while hiding from the plague

Homebodies, introverts, socially and morally responsible citizens of society, unite!The upsurge of coronavirus cases in Thailand has resulted in health authorities urging all citizens to practice social distancing and start staying at, and...

Prayut calls for calm in nationwide address; while #PrayutGetOut trends on twitter

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha called for calm in a nationally televised address on Monday evening to address growing concerns about the Covid-19 outbreak."In the past week, there has been a dramatic increase...

[UPDATE-1]Thailand introduces first coronavirus restrictions and postpones Songkran festival; total infected climbs

Thailand will officially postpone April's Songkran festival as the government introduced the first internal restrictions to fight against the coronavirus outbreak, officials said Monday.According to Prime Minister's Office Deputy Spokeswoman Rachada Thanadirek,...

Thailand’s private hospitals are charging a fortune to test for Covid; no it’s not profiteering, it’s much worse

When Florian Witulski returned from South Korea to Thailand, he self-quarantined and tried to get tested for Covid-19 as any responsible person would.To his shock, several private hospitals would not test him at...

Thailand confirms 32 new coronavirus cases; total now at 114 patients

Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health said on Sunday that it has discovered 32 new cases of coronavirus infections; the largest single day increase since the outbreak began in January.The total for the...

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Thailand discovers 21 new cases of coronavirus in state quarantine and from abroad on Monday

Thailand’s government on Monday said that it had discovered 21 new case of coronavirus in the last 24 hours.

Singha says it will sue protesters for defamation

Boon Rawd Brewery, the parent company of Singha Beer, said that it plans on suing protesters for defamation after social media posts...

Opinion: Making outlandish statements hinders more than helps the student movement

On Monday, during a pro-democracy protest in front of the army's 11th regiment, protest leader Parit "Penguin" Chiwarak made the following claim.

Opinion: It is time for the students to embrace conservatism and not modern liberalism

For the past five months, Thailand's students have taken to the streets to demand change. They have called on the government, and...

The Big Interview: Uncle Statue

For the past five moths, pro-democracy protests have taken place throughout the country with regular rallies in Bangkok and the surrounding areas....