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S. Korea Preparing Routine Daily Quarantine Steps for Possible Prolonged Pandemic

S. Korea Preparing Routine Daily Quarantine Steps for Possible Prolonged Pandemic

SEOUL, March 30 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea is bracing for the possibility of a prolonged novel coronavirus pandemic as it plans to unveil guidelines for citizens to carry out quarantine measures as part of their daily routines. Public health authorities said Monday said that a social dialogue body will be formed this week involving [...]

Gov’t Issues Special Coronavirus Quarantine Rules for Civil Servants

Gov’t Issues Special Coronavirus Quarantine Rules for Civil Servants

SEOUL, March 22 (Korea Bizwire) — The South Korean government announced Sunday a set of tough “social distancing” measures for civil servants, employees of public organizations and soldiers nationwide, kicking off a two-week intensive campaign against the spread of the coronavirus. The guidelines call for the expansion of telecommuting among public officials, flexible working hours [...]

S. Korea Unveils Virus Prevention Guidelines for Confined Workplaces

S. Korea Unveils Virus Prevention Guidelines for Confined Workplaces

SEOUL, March 12 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea on Thursday unveiled virus prevention guidelines for confined workplaces and public-use facilities to stem cluster infections of the novel coronavirus following a massive group transmission at a call center in Seoul. The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it will distribute the guidelines to those [...]