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Two Busan Churches Ordered to Shut Down for Violating in-person Worship Ban

Two Busan Churches Ordered to Shut Down for Violating in-person Worship Ban

BUSAN, Jan. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Two churches in the southeastern port city of Busan have been ordered to shut down after repeatedly holding in-person worship services in violation of the pandemic-driven social distancing rules, local officials said Monday. Under the administrative orders by Busan’s ward offices, the two Protestant churches — Saegyero and Seobu [...]

Busan to Develop ‘Port-through’ Virus Test to Prevent Infectious Disease from Overseas

Busan to Develop ‘Port-through’ Virus Test to Prevent Infectious Disease from Overseas

BUSAN, Nov. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — The Busan metropolitan government said Wednesday it is developing a comprehensive system to prevent the transmission of infectious diseases from ships arriving from overseas. The “port-through” platform seeks to minimize contact during virus tests by flying drones to ships and developing a new testing method of analyzing droplets left [...]

Five-star Hotels Launch Delivery and Drive-thru Services amid Pandemic

Five-star Hotels Launch Delivery and Drive-thru Services amid Pandemic

BUSAN, Sept. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — Struggling with the coronavirus, a five-star hotel in the southern port city of Busan has decided to provide food delivery services as well as drive-thru services to sustain business. With the spread of ‘untact’ services, Lotte Hotel Busan launched a new drive-thru menu on Monday to meet growing demand for [...]