Tag Archives: South Korea

Why We Should Junk APEC’s Trade Agreements

Why We Should Junk APEC’s Trade Agreements

  STREET ROUNDS – Last week, the 21-member Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, or APEC, commenced its 2015 meeting. Established in 1989 as an informal ministerial dialogue group where foreign and trade ...

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South Korea Declares End to MERS Outbreak

South Korea Declares End to MERS Outbreak

  Seoul, South Korea – South Korea on Tuesday declared the effective end to a deadly outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) that killed 36 people, triggered widespread panic and ...

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S. Korea’s Mers Toll Rises To 23 With Three More Deaths

S. Korea’s Mers Toll Rises To 23 With Three More Deaths

  Seoul, South Korea – South Korea reported three more deaths from the MERS virus Thursday, bringing the number of fatalities to 23 and amplifying fears that authorities do not have the outbreak under control after the WHO criticised their response. ...

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S. Korea Reports Three MERS Deaths As New Cases Fall

S. Korea Reports Three MERS Deaths As New Cases Fall

  Seoul, South Korea – South Korea Tuesday reported three more fatalities from the MERS outbreak but health authorities said they were cautiously optimistic the worst was over as the number of new cases was falling. Four new ...

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