South Korea considers removing use of masks indoors

File photo of health workers disinfect a street to curb the spread of coronavirus in Daegu, South Korea, 11 April 2020. EFE-EPA/YONHAP FILE

Seoul, Dec 23 (EFE).- South Korea said Friday it plans to withdraw the use of masks indoors in the near future if a series of factors related to the spread of the coronavirus are met. South Korean Prime Minister Han Duck-soo said Thursday at a meeting of the Disaster and Emergency Countermeasures Command, the body … Read more

‘Gangnam style’ marks 10 years of YouTube record

Park Jae-sang dancing in a black suit

A file photograph of South Korean singer Park Jae-sang (PSY) performs during a concert at the Tepebasi Arena in Istanbul, Turkey, 22 February 2013. EFE/EPA/SEDAT SUNA

Seoul, Dec 21 (EFE).- ‘Gangnam style,’ the popular song of the South Korean rapper Psy, marked Wednesday 10 years since becoming the first video on YouTube to exceed one billion views. The song, which had taken just five months to mark this feat, was initially aimed exclusively at South Korean viewers, but ended up becoming … Read more

Kudus winner hands Ghana vital World Cup victory over South Korea

Ghana players clapping

Players of Ghana applaud fans after winning the FIFA World Cup 2022 group H soccer match between South Korea and Ghana at Education City Stadium in Doha, Qatar, 28 November 2022. EFE/EPA/Noushad Thekkayil

Doha, Nov 28 (EFE).- Ghana clinched a 3-2 World Cup victory over South Korea in one of the tournament’s most thrilling games after Mohammed Kudus scored a brace, including a 68th-minute winner on Monday. Mohammed Salisu scored the opener for Ghana in the 24th minute before teammate Mohammed Kudus scored the second goal 10 minutes … Read more