World Ch. Schedule : MON to FRI 14:00 KST
* Date : 2020-09-15
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, K-Pop and Korean cinema are becoming mediums for people to find hope and comfort for their weary souls. We sit down with our panel of experts learn more about the future of the Korean Wave and the new opportunities they must seek out in the era of lockdowns and social distancing.
Elsewhere, although social distancing guidelines for the capital region has been downgraded to level 2, effective as of Monday,... the 14-day spell of enhanced, level 2.5 distancing measures has been a difficult period for many business in and around Seoul. The government, for its part, is working around the clock to pass yet another supplementary budget bill in the National Assembly, while preparing a second round of cash handouts for struggling firms and low-income earners. We find out more about these supportive measures that are currently in the works, and to who stands to benefit from them.