World Ch. Schedule : MON to FRI 14:00 KST
Date : 2020-08-10
As the pandemic continues into the second half of the year, there have been calls for new legislative measures to govern how we deal with the protracted crisis. In Korea, the National Assembly passed what came to be known as ‘three corona laws’ in February when the virus began to spread in the country; and five months on, they’ve just revised those laws. We sit down with experts to discuss what’s changed and what other legal measures will be needed for times ahead.
On August 4, while the world was battling through the pandemic, a huge explosion shook Lebanon. We connect to an eye witness to hear more about what happened in Beirut.
With more people opting for disposable products during the pandemic, the amount of waste has seen a sharp rise. We visit a city on a mission to reduce waste and increase recycling.