Discussions are underway to legislate compensation for self-employed businesses directly hurt by government’s social distancing measures aimed at mitigating the Covid-19 spread. The idea is to subsidize mom-and-pop stores and...
A villager from Hwacheon County in Gangwon dries trout on Sunday before they will be sold at a market.
Though British drug maker AstraZeneca has cut back Covid-19 vaccine deliveries across Europe, health authorities in Korea assure the country will have no issues receiving doses from the company within the first quarter of the year.
The Joe Biden presidency will boost a few key Korean exports, according to a Korea International Trade Association (KITA) report Sunday.
Health authorities Friday warned the public not to let their guard down against the coronavirus this weekend as daily infections dropped back to the 300s, saying there was always a possibility the pandemic may worsen.
Weeks before Korea’s school year begins, the KDCA chief suggested in a research paper that classrooms should provide in-person learning, stressing that keeping kids at home was “costly at both the individual and societal levels.”
The Korean government will open 250 Covid-19 vaccination sites this year as the first batch of doses are expected to arrive in coming weeks, the Ministry of Interior and Safety said Thursday.
Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun admitted that the government had not considered the urgency of buying vaccines in the second quarter of last year as the number of cases wasn’t so bad. In July, anxieties rose about the Moon Jae-in...
Kim Hye-in, a 43-year-old office worker and a mother of two, says she barely goes shopping these days due to the pandemic.
Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun said Wednesday that Korea's first batch of Covid-19 vaccines will probably be enough to inoculate 50,000 people.