As the country approaches the one-year mark in its battle against the Covid-19 epidemic, changes triggered by social distancing guidelines have laid bare inequalities in Korean society. While the lives of some have been less disturbed by...
Unionized workers at Kia Motors began a partial strike Wednesday to demand higher wages and bonuses amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the union said.
Four more workers at a Samsung Electronics mobile research lab have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, the company said Wednesday, stoking concerns of group transmissions at the facility.
Celltrion completed Phase 2 testing of its Covid-19 treatment on patients and hopes to apply for an emergency-use permit by the end of this year.
Restaurants struggling for survival want the government to resume its discount coupon program and allow them to stay open after 9 p.m.
New Covid-19 cases surged to nearly 400 Wednesday, with the virus's re-emergence affecting everyone from soldiers to prison inmates as health officials warn of a potential shortage of intensive care units.
According to the International Monetary Fund’s 39 top economies, the G7 plus South Korea, Australia and Spain make the top 10 list. Among the top 10, only South Korea has not placed sufficient orders for vaccines proven to be...
After exiting recession in the third quarter, the economy could start to weaken again as spending flags in the face of a third wave of the pandemic and stimulus money run out.
People flocked to bars and nightclubs in Seoul Monday night, knowing many would be shut as the government ratcheted up the social distancing recommendation to Level 2. Health authorities deemed bars and nightclubs that allow dancing in Seoul...
SK Bioscience’s Covid-19 vaccine candidate NBP2001 has received permission to begin Phase 1 clinical trials. The ministry also gave the green light to Phase 2 clinical trials for Dong Wha Pharm’s Covid-19 treatment candidate, DW2008S.