Via The Nation: Potential Mers cases placed under watch. Excerpt:
The Disease Control Department revealed yesterday that 17 people in Thailand were being closely monitored for Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (Mers-CoV).
Dr Sopon Mekthon, the department's director, said three were from Bangkok, six from Pattani, four from Phetchaburi and one each from Samut Prakan, Yala and Trang. One of those under watch is a Saudi national.
So far, laboratory tests have not found anybody infected, the doctor added.