World Ch. Schedule : MON to FRI 14:00 KST
* Date : 2020-12-03
The 2021 national college entrance examination is held today and educational officials have prepared a separate test center for examinees who are COVID-19 confirmed patients or who are in self quarantine so that they will not infect others. We connect with our reporter who is on location to see how this annual exam is held this year during the pandemic.
Pharmaceutical companies are speeding up their vaccine development amid the third wave of COVID-19 resurgence. The UK and the United States are planning to begin inoculation as early as next week so we sit down with experts to discuss the safety and preventive effects of prominent COVID-19 vaccines. We also talk about Korea's stance in vaccine development.
Demand for non-face-to-face technology is on the rise and there is continued advancement of robot technology-related research. We learn more about a special self-driving robot.
- Guests In-Studio
- T. Anh WARTEL, Associate Director General of Epidemiology / The International Vaccine Institute (IVI)
- Sarah Ok SHIN, Associate Professor / College of Medicine, Korea University