Officials from the Nam District Office in Busan on Thursday promote a “Carrying a Parasol” campaign to keep social distance in daily life and cool off in the soon-to-come summer heat.
Despite the ongoing worldwide coronavirus outbreak, the second Pyeongchang International Peace Film Festival (Pipff) will be held from June 18 to 23 in Pyeongchang, Gangwon. A total of 97 films from 35 countries will be screened...
Social distancing, it appears, was practiced even during the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) when unknown illnesses swept the nation, according to records being exhibited at the National Museum of Korea. “When serving the god of smallpox, you must...
High school seniors will return to classes on schedule from May 20, Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun announced Sunday...
Another celebrity received unwanted spotlight for visiting a club during the social distancing period recommended by the government. Singer Song Min-ho, who performs as Mino, from the boy band Winner was reported by local media outlet Dispatch on
As the world looks at South Korea’s coronavirus success story, local scholars and pundits are wondering if the nation can leverage it internationally to raise its profile.
Parks around Korea offer refreshing trails without the crowds. The weather is warmer, the sun is out longer and the government lifted its high-intensity social distancing campaign this week.
According to the Jeju government, between April 29 and May 5 some 196,000 visited the southern island. Although this is a 38 percent drop compared to a year ago, it was still considered strong given the outbreak.
Museums and libraries reopened Wednesday for the first time in over two months as the central government declared an end to its social distancing guidelines. Korea reported only two new infections of the coronavirus Tuesday.
Korean health authorities Tuesday declared an end to the country’s six-week social distancing campaign as daily infections of the coronavirus continue to flatline. A new national drive outlining everyday health guidelines will kick off Wednesday.