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Mask-related Violations Most Reported Among Breaches of Virus Control Measures

Mask-related Violations Most Reported Among Breaches of Virus Control Measures

SEOUL, Nov. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — People in South Korea are violating mask-wearing rules more than any other regulations in place against COVID-19, government data showed Tuesday. Restaurants are where such breaches of antivirus restrictions occur most frequently, followed by indoor gyms and religious facilities, according to the Ministry of the Interior and Safety. The [...]

Train Passengers Who Do Not Wear Masks Will Face Fines Under New Law

Train Passengers Who Do Not Wear Masks Will Face Fines Under New Law

SEOUL, Sept. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — Train passengers failing to wear masks and comply with quarantine rules against infectious diseases will face monetary penalties under a soon-to-be revised law, the government said Monday. The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport made a pre-announcement of the revision of the Railroad Safety Act scheduled to take effect [...]

No Mask, No Ride in Seoul Taxis as Virus Spreads

No Mask, No Ride in Seoul Taxis as Virus Spreads

SEOUL, Aug. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — Passengers without face masks will not be allowed in taxis in Seoul, the government announced Tuesday, as part of measures aimed at increasing safety in the greater Seoul area amid a resurgence in COVID-19 cases. “Seoul plans to tighten quarantine measures at public transportation and logistics facilities,” Yoon Tae-ho, [...]