* Date : 2021-04-21
South Korea’s daily COVID-19 cases are on a steady rise for three consecutive years, with people being exposed to the virus anywhere. The new double-mutant variant from India is adding to growing concerns. We delve into the details with our panel of experts and also connect to the U.S. for a closer look at its full-fledged vaccine rollout.
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the cancellation of many cultural events, with the tourism industry going through a prolonged downturn with the Dongdaemun Design Plaza, or DDP, a major urban development landmark in Seoul, Korea being no exception. But, today a very special exhibition is being held backed by high public hopes for vaccine rollout and we take you to the scene.
- Guests In-Studio
- Dr. KIM Moon-kyu, Director / Global Development Center, Yonsei University
- Dr. David KWAK, Clinical Assistant Professor / International Clinic, Soon Chun Hyang University Hospital
- Skype Interview
- Peter Chin-Hong / Professor of Medicine & Infectious Disease Specialist University of California, San Francisco
- Catherine Edwards / Journalist, The Local Sweden