Posts Tagged South Korea

South Korea reports fewer than 50 new coronavirus cases for first time since February 29 peak

UNTV News   •   April 6, 2020

South Korea reported fewer than 50 new coronavirus cases for the first time since its peak at the end of February as daily infections in Asia’s largest outbreak outside China...

2 more Filipinos tested positive for COVID-19 in South Korea

Marje Pelayo   •   April 3, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), through the Philippine Embassy in Seoul, confirms two more Filipino nationals have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number to...

Hospitals in Daegu struggle amid rapid spread of the virus

UNTV News   •   March 6, 2020

Hospitals in Daegu, a city at the centre of South Korea’s coronavirus spread, have been struggling with lack of medical resources and manpower. The country has confirmed a total of...

South Korea has ‘entered war’ against coronavirus, says president

UNTV News   •   March 3, 2020

 South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Tuesday (March 3) that the country had ‘entered war’ against the coronavirus, as mass infections among a religious group and rapid spread of...

DOH tracks South Korean from Daegu for COVID-19 monitoring

Aileen Cerrudo   •   March 3, 2020

The Department of Health (DOH) has tracked down one of the 26 South Korean nationals who arrived in Cebu from Daegu on February 25. Daegu is among the areas in...

PH allows Filipinos to travel to South Korea except to virus-hit north Gyeongsang province

Robie de Guzman   •   March 3, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – Filipino travelers will now be allowed to go to South Korea, except to north Gyeongsang province which was hit by the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Malacañang announced...

AirAsia cancels selected flights to South Korea

Marje Pelayo   •   March 3, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – Malaysian low-cost airline, AirAsia, announced on Tuesday (March 3) the cancellation of several flights to South Korea in compliance with the Philippine government’s directive imposing travel restrictions...

South Korea reports 476 new coronavirus cases, raising total to 4,212

UNTV News   •   March 2, 2020

South Korea reported on Monday (March 2) 476 new coronavirus cases, taking its national tally to 4,212, as the government of Seoul sought a murder investigation into a controversial church at the...

LIST: Cancelled PAL flights to and from South Korea for March 2020

Marje Pelayo   •   March 2, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – The country’s flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) has announced its list of flight cancellations to and from South Korea for March 2020. The changes are in line...

Korean gov’t to help identify passengers from coronavirus-hit areas — BI

Robie de Guzman   •   February 28, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – The government of South Korea has pledged to issue a certification to distinguish travelers coming from North Gyeongsang province, Daegu and Cheongdo in an effort to curb...


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