Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said Rajapaksa's move to enter Thailand is a humanitarian matter, and also confirmed that he would not be meeting the former Sri Lankan president.
He reiterated on Monday (Aug 8) that the Constitutional Court will decide when he will reach the eight-year limit of his premiership.
EU Commissioner for Budget and Administration Johannes Hahn said the EU had managed to raise 130 billion euros under the programme so far.
Superstars Lalisa “Lisa” Manoban and Metawin "Win" Opas-iamkajorn were ranked 1st and 4th biggest influencers with the highest earned media value respectively.
Governor Sittipunt urged Bangkokians to not worry about infection clusters sparking, saying he will discuss the use of more prevention measures with the Public Health Ministry.
Proposed by the National Economic and Social Development Council, they are necessary to cope with the current Covid-19 situation, which is expected to worsen.
He also called on schools to avoid holding activities that will bring too many students together and instead focus on lessons for the next two or three months.
Officials found that the frequency of earthquakes on Monday and Tuesday increased compared to the past, although it did not affect Thailand.
The hub idea was floated by the president of a local business operators association, after pictures on social media showed street vendors openly selling cannabis leaves and buds.
The authorities also warned that coastal provinces will experience strong winds and high waves, and advised people against swimming in the sea.