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Seoul City Launches Mask Exchange Program

Seoul City Launches Mask Exchange Program

SEOUL, March 17 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul Metropolitan Government is launching a “Good-hearted Mask” campaign to help increase the stocks of KF80 or KF94 masks available to health care workers and other vulnerable citizens. Individuals donating KF80 or KF94 masks will receive a “Good-hearted Mask” set consisting of cotton masks and portable hand sanitizer. [...]

Digital Mask-supply Services Kick Off in S. Korea

Digital Mask-supply Services Kick Off in S. Korea

SEOUL, March 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Various South Korean providers launched digital services providing real-time information about the availability of face masks at designated stores on Wednesday as the country strives to solve a mask supply crunch amid the novel coronavirus outbreak. Ten mobile application and online service developers have started to offer information on [...]

N. Gyeongsang Province Develops Linen Masks with Replaceable Filters

N. Gyeongsang Province Develops Linen Masks with Replaceable Filters

SEOUL, March 10 (Korea Bizwire) — North Gyeongsang Province plans to manufacture protective masks made of linen to tackle the shortage of protective masks caused by the coronavirus outbreak. The province, along with the city of Daegu, have been struggling both economically and socially because of the coronavirus. The new linen mask will come with [...]