Korea unveiled a draft for its “With Corona” strategies that will lift curfews on restaurants, pubs and cafes on the first day of November and allow up to 10 people to gather.
The government launched a new government-private sector committee to draw up a roadmap for the post-pandemic transition to normalcy by the end of this month.
Korea is slowly starting to recognize overseas vaccinations.
The government's plan to introduce a Covid “vaccine pass” and restrict the access of unvaccinated people to restaurants and bars has sparked debate in Korea.
The government warned unvaccinated people they may not be allowed into bars or movie theaters as Korea starts preparing its "living with Covid" strategies.
Korea hopes to relax its social distancing measures, especially for the vaccinated, by late October and may even introduce new "vaccine passes," said Health Minister Kwon Deok-cheol during a meeting with the press on Tuesday. “We are reviewing...