A series of coronavirus cases among people who traveled to different regions over the Chuseok holiday to see family is raising concern over a web of transmissions nationwide, despite infections staying in the double-digits as of Monday.
The departure terminal at Jeju International Airport is crowded on Sunday with passengers flying back to their homes on the mainland after spending the five-day Chuseok holidays on the southern resort island.
The five-day Chuseok holiday begins tomorrow. During the period, Korean people usually return to their hometowns and pay respects to their ancestors. Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, they will surely talk with their families about...
Health authorities urged travelers to take extra precautions as over 2 million people are expected to hit the road on the five-day Chuseok holiday, even though Korea’s new coronavirus cases dropped to below 50 Tuesday.
Gift sets are flying off the shelves ahead of the Chuseok holiday as fewer people are planning to visit their families due to coronavirus concerns — and need to make up for it.
Everland theme park in Yongin, Gyeonggi, will screen a full moon, measuring 40 meters (131 feet) in diameter, every evening over Chuseok until Oct. 4 to celebrate the full harvest holidays.
Amid worrying signs that people will not forgo travel during the upcoming Chuseok holidays, the government announced that most of the Level 2 social distancing restrictions will be maintained through the holiday season. “From tomorrow through...
Passengers prepare to board a domestic flight at Gimpo Airport in Gangseo District, western Seoul, on Sunday. Ahead of the Chuseok holiday, which falls on Oct. 1 this year, the number of people travelling domestically during the five-day holiday...
Health authorities said Thursday that the so-called Special Prevention Period set to kick off next week in time for the Chuseok holidays might include "tougher" measures than those in the Level 2 social distancing system.
Workers from the note-issuing bureau of the Bank of Korea in Gangnam District, southern Seoul, on Thursday unload brand-new bank notes to be circulated in commercial banks for the coming Chuseok harvest holidays.