Here is a look at the top NATIONAL stories, chosen by our Pattaya News/TPN National team, from last week, November 29th to December 5th, with some commentary. They are not in any particular level of importance but are listed in the order of date of publication. 1. Thai government extends RT-PCR test usage for all arrivals to attempt to prevent the Omicron Covid-19 variant The use of the RT-PCR test will continue for all Thai and foreign arrivals and the use of the ATK (Rapid Antigen) Test Kit will be delayed following the occurrence of the new Omicron Covid-19 variant. Although there has not yet been enough information about the new variant to properly determine if it was more deadly, transmissible, or could evade vaccines, the PCR usage extension will be implemented to potentially prevent the Omicron variant as the number of mutations since its first discovery is very concerning, according to prominent epidemiologists. Thai government extends RT-PCR test usage for ... » Learn More about Thailand week in review: Thai government extends RT-PCR test for all arrivals, and more
Pattaya, Thailand- Lockdowns have been lifted, Covid has taken a well-earned bare-knuckle fist to the face, and everyone in the Kingdom of Smiles is ready to get out and about and start enjoying life again. And what better way to jump back into the swing of things than to witness some impressive bare-knuckle fighting action with BKFC knockouts, beatdowns, and more. Coming to you on December 18th, 2021, from the beautiful city of Pattaya, Thailand, is BKFC Thailand 1 “The Game Changer” (Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship Thailand-1). Tickets are on sale now at all Thai Ticket Major outlets or by clicking the link: https://www.thaiticketmajor.com/sport/bkfc-thailand-2021.html This epic first event will be held at The Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH), located at the world-renowned and multi-award-winning, Royal Cliff Hotel. Situated on a beautiful coastal playground, this 5-start resort is like no other and is the perfect spot for spectators to get away and unwind ... » Learn More about Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship coming to Pattaya December 18th!!!