Travel restrictions on Korea|Covid-19 Outbreak Update

This is “Need to Know: Korea”, and your Outbreak Update. I’m Anthony Spaeth, editor in chief of the Korea JoongAng Daily. And I’m Shim Gyu-seok, a reporter on the national desk. We are in Week Eight, day 49 of Korea’s coronavirus crisis, and the news is good. The number of new infections has dropped. One bad thing about […]

[Need to Know: Korea] Covid-19 Outbreak Update / March 6, 2020

This is “Need to Know: Korea” and our special Outbreak Update. I’m Anthony Spaeth, editor in chief of the Korea JoongAng Daily. And I’m Esther Chung, a reporter at the paper. We are in Week Seven of Korea’s coronavirus crisis, Day 46, and the news is bad. the outbreak continues to widen , and a new cluster of […]