From February 23, all people from South Korea must fill out medical declaration in border gates; those experiencing fever and cough will be transported to isolation areas as per the regulations because South Korea coronavirus cases surge with more deaths in the southeastern city of Daegu … [Read more...] about South Korean required to fill out medical declaration in wake of COVID-19
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Most of the country's infections are linked to the Shincheonji Church of Jesus in Daegu. A 61-year-old female member developed a fever on Feb 10, but attended at least four church services before being diagnosed. … [Read more...] about South Korea reports eighth COVID-19 death, 60 new cases
Two clusters of infections - at a branch of a religious sect in the southeastern city of Daegu and a hospital in the neighboring county of Cheongdo -- have continued to expand sharply, taking up more than half of the total cases in the country. … [Read more...] about S. Korea reports 60 new virus cases, total now at 893
"Shincheonji contributed significantly to the sharp rise in the number of patients in Korea," Won Suk-choi of the division of infectious diseases at the Korea University College of Medicine, told the BBC, but he also warns that "the situation Korea is currently experiencing can happen anywhere in the world". … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Why did infections shoot up South Korea?
Passengers from South Korea forced to fill out health declaration forms Those who enter Vietnam from the Republic of Korea (RoK) have been officially required to fill out medical declaration forms amid the increase of COVID-19 cases in the East Asian country, according to the Ministry of Health. … [Read more...] about Travellers from Korea’s outbreak zones quarantined after entering VN