In response to a recent nationwide spike in new coronavirus cases, the Korean baseball league announced Tuesday it will mandate face coverings in dugouts during games, with fines to be levied on multiple offenders.
Sales of masks and hygiene products have skyrocketed in recent weeks as the number of coronavirus cases continues to climb.
Discount marts are expanding sales of face masks following the recent spike in Covid-19 infections.
North Korea placed hundreds of people in quarantine over coronavirus fears this month, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), suggesting the regime may be fighting a serious Covid-19 epidemic that could cripple its dilapidated health...
Korean health authorities stressed Friday that improperly wearing a face mask increases the risk of coronavirus infection by five times — and specifically called out chin-donning — as 60 new cases were confirmed in the country.
The new, breathable Korea Filter Anti-Droplet (KF-AD) masks will soon be widely available at convenience stores.
GS Retail said Thursday it has started selling droplet-proof masks at some of its convenience stores for 500 won (42 cents). Individuals can buy up to 20 masks, or one box.
Koreans can now send masks to relatives overseas even if the recipient is not Korean, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Wednesday.
It’s been 70 years since the outbreak of the Korean War, in which Bill Black served as an engineer on the Canadian warship HMCS Cayuga. But lately, he said his thoughts have been more frequently turning to the people of Korea. Korea’s Ministry...
Samsung Electronics said Monday it has globally expanded its support program for mask manufacturers so that more protective equipment can be produced against the coronavirus.