One of Thailand’s largest banks has announced they have shut all their in branch and foreign exchange booths effective immediately.
The surprise move from Kasikorn or K-Bank came in a directive issued from 5 pm yesterday and is because of the Covid-19 outbreak.
There was no timetable about the closure.
In addition all staff who had been working in their exchange booths nationwide have been put on a 14 day stay-at-home quarantine.
In a letter they said that entities such as the health ministry, bank of Thailand, airports authority and duty free giant King Power had been informed of the decision.
Source: 77kaoded and Thaivisa.