Business

Central bank raises key rate, trims growth outlook on global slowdown

By Reuters and published by CNA THAILAND’S central bank raised its key interest rate by 25 basis points for a third straight meeting on Wednesday, as it tries to contain above-target inflation while supporting an economic recovery facing increasing global headwinds. The Bank of Thailand’s (BOT) monetary policy committee voted unanimously to raise the one-day

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Health

CCSA: Two studies show maximum 20,000-30,000 Covid cases a day

  THE Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) said today (July 19) two studies predicting the potential spread of coronavirus forecast a rise to 20,000 and 30,000 patients a day respectively before declining, Sanook.com said. CCSA’s spokesman Dr. Taweesin Visanuyothin said data collected and analysed by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nuanchan Singkran, of the Faculty of

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