Seoul Mayor Oh Se-hoon has a busy year left ahead of him, as he will hold one of the shortest terms in office as the mayor of the capital city of Korea. However, many of his policies encompass the next five years — intentionally. “I am hoping that...
Korean Covid-19 vaccines can now be evaluated through comparison with existing vaccines without having to go through clinical trials that require large control groups.
The government on Friday gave conditional approvals to two over-the-counter Covid-19 self-test kits.
Hyundai Heavy Industries demonstrates its artificial intelligence (AI)-operated safety management system for ships.
A commission of Korea's Ministry of Food and Drug Safety found Johnson & Johnson's Janssen vaccine to be effective against Covid-19 infections. “Based on studies in the United States, Belgium, Japan, Germany and others, the [Janssen] vaccine was...
According to the Employment and Labor Ministry and the Land, Infrastructure and Transport Ministry, the government will be providing free technical guidance and safety facility support to small construction projects costing 100 million won or less.
In a meeting with lawmakers Wednesday, the head of Korea's Covid-19 control efforts said the AstraZeneca vaccine was safe for continued administration, despite suspensions of the vaccine's use in 20 European countries over safety concerns.
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety authorized Wednesday the use of AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine for all adults, including people 65 and older, despite concerns over the drug’s efficacy in the elderly.
An employee at a medical equipment manufacturer Shina Corporation monitors production of syringes for coronavirus vaccines in Gongju, South Chungcheong on Tuesday.