Korea’s foreign minister during a visit to the United States mentioned North Korea may be offered its desired sanctions relief in return for talks. Following President Moon Jae-in’s call for a formal ending of the Korean War (1950-53) at the United…
Around 140 people received expired Pfizer Covid-19 vaccines at a general hospital in Seoul last week, health officials said Saturday.
Vaccine incentives offered by the government exempting fully-inoculated people from the limit on gatherings are causing confusion among some restaurants and customers in Seoul, where the relaxing of social distancing rules has been postponed.
Some vaccine incentives, including exemption from mask mandates and participating in larger private gatherings, will begin in July along with the new social distancing guidelines.
To encourage people to get vaccinated, the government is dangling incentives — like allowing bigger family gatherings in June, or the ability to walk outside without a mask in July.
President Moon Jae-in ticked off promised Korean investment in the United States by Korean corporations and suggested that more incentives will equal more investment