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News24.com | South Korea loosens restrictions in first step toward ‘living with Covid-19’

News24.com | South Korea loosens restrictions in first step toward ‘living with Covid-19’

South Korea will drop all restrictions as it moves to “live with Covid-19”. Serious infections and deaths are low in the country. It has fully vaccinated 72% of the population. South Korea said on Friday it would drop all operating-hour curbs on restaurants and cafés and implement its first vaccine passport for high-risk venues, such […]

South Korea eases curbs as it tries to ‘live with Covid-19’

South Korea eases curbs as it tries to ‘live with Covid-19’

South Koreans walk in Myeong-dong street in Seoul, after the government announced it would gradually phase out its Covid-19 restrictions, starting on November 1. Photo: EPA-EFE A vaccine passport will be implemented and restrictions on restaurants and cafes will be eased from November 1, despite high daily coronavirus cases Elsewhere, Singapore’s daily Covid-19 count has […]