Starting Friday, fully vaccinated people will be exempted from 14-day quarantine if they are asymptomatic after coming into close contact with a Covid-19 patient.
The average of Covid-19 infections in the greater Seoul area hit a record number this past week, the health authorities announced Friday, warning people against traveling in large numbers to their hometowns during the Chuseok holidays. “The daily...
Whether visiting family or staying at home, this year will definitely be an action-filled holiday. The Korea JoongAng Daily guide to Chuseok sport has the low-down on all the biggest games and where you can watch them.
A customer shopping for packaged Chuseok foods at a major shopping mart in Seoul on Thursday. More recently, Chuseok meal kits have gained popularity.
Budget airlines are competing fiercely to sell domestic flight tickets ahead of the Chuseok harvest holiday. But reservations are still sluggish.
From Sept. 20 to 22, Koreans will celebrate their second Chuseok harvest holidays amid the Covid-19 pandemic. This Chuseok coincides with the highest Level 4 social distancing due to a prolonged wave in surges of cases, but even the measures ...
The National Folk Museum of Korea mailed out traditional craft kits for families who signed up to enjoy at-home activities this Chuseok harvest holidays. The craft items are themed after traditional Chuseok customs that celebrated a year of hard ...
The city of Seoul reported a record-high for new Covid-19 cases on Wednesday, just days before the country enters a major national holiday.
A sign at a bank in Gwangju on Tuesday urging young customers to wire their parents money for Chuseok instead of visiting them in order to prevent the spread of Covid-19.
Bujeon outdoor market in Busan is crowded with customers on Sunday, a week before Chuseok, or the Korean harvest holiday, which falls on Sept. 21 this year.