Jump to content

News Forum - Government-hosted New Year’s events in Bangkok cancelled


Recommended Posts

Government-hosted New Year’s countdown events and holiday celebrations in Bangkok will be cancelled, the vice governor, Kriangyos Sudlabha, announced today, adding that the decision is due to the emergence of the Omicron variant and follows the World Health Organisation’s recommendations. The countdown event in front of Bangkok Metropolitan Administration Office will be canceled as well as other events organised by the government. The government is asking the private sector to avoid organising events. If the events have already been approved, like the major countdown events at ICONSIAM and CentralWorld, they can still be held under the Covid Free Setting measures. […]

The story Government-hosted New Year’s events in Bangkok cancelled as seen on Thaiger News.

Read the full story

Link to comment
Share on other sites

I hinted that this might/should be happening in a post a couple of days ago, but I truly did not expect it  to be actually happening.  Without confirmed Omicron spreading or a surge of Delta-cases, it seemed unwarranted. Either the government is in a state of panic, or they know more than is publicized. My guess is the latter.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Unfortunately, your content contains terms that we do not allow. Please edit your content to remove the highlighted words below.
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Create New...

Important Information

By posting on Thaiger Talk you agree to the Terms of Use