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Bangkok

Don Mueang airport’s cargo terminal to open as new COVID

A cargo terminal, inside Don Mueang International Airport, is being converted into a huge field hospital with the capacity to accommodate 2,000 asymptomatic and mild COVID-19 cases beginning on July 12th. Managing Director of Airports of Thailand Nitinai Sirismatthakarn said today (Tuesday) that the Ministry of Public Health, in cooperation with the Treasury Department and […]Read More

Bangkok

AOT head office in Don Mueang closed after over 30

Airports of Thailand (AOT) Public Company has closed its head office, opposite Don Mueang international airport, and its safety control centre inside the airport, after more than 30 staff were found to have contracted COVID-19. AOT CEO Nitinai Sirisamatthakarn said today that he has ordered the company’s head office closed immediately, for three days, after […]Read More

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Arrest Warrants for Don Muang Rohingya Smugglers

Bangkok, Jan 7 (TNA) – Police obtained court warrants for the arrest of people allegedly smuggling 19 Rohingya migrants to Bangkok’s Don Muang district and seven of the aliens later tested positive for COVID-19. Pol Gen Damrongsak Kittiprapat, deputy commissioner of the Royal Thai Police Office, said the 19 Rohingya people were found at a […]Read More

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Akarakit ‘Benz Racing’ among arrested street racers

Eight street racers, one of them Akarakit “Benz Racing” Worarojcharoendet, were arrested and six motorcycles seized in the Vibhavadi-Rangsit area of Bangkok in the early hours of Thursday. Police said a patrol spotted a group of motorcyclists exiting Thewaritpanluek Road near Don Mueang airport’s cargo warehouse about 1.30am. They entered Vibhavadi Rangsit Road and accelerated […]Read More

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Wat Don Muang Temple ordered to end handouts to gathering

The Don Muang District Office has ordered a temple in the area to immediately stop handing out free food to people suffering under restrictions imposed to combat the novel coronavirus disease. Wat Don Muang had been told to temporarily cease its charitable handout because it drew a lot of people who ignored the requirement to […]Read More

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Flight leaves Don Mueang this morning to evacuate 142 Thais

A group of Thai medics left Don Mueang international airport this morning for the Chinese city of Wuhan, on a flight chartered from Thai Air Asia, to evacuate 142 Thais stranded there after a lock-down, imposed on January 23rd by the Chinese government, to prevent the spread of novel coronavirus. Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul, […]Read More

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Pope Francis Arrives in Thailand

BANGKOK, Nov 20 (TNA) – His Holiness Pope Francis arrived in Thailand on his four –day visit before leaving to Japan on Saturday. His plane landed at the military airport in Bangkok’s Don Mueang after midday. He was welcomed by the Thai government’s representatives including Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak, Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai and […]Read More