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South Korea reports first MERS case in 3 years

Sep 08, 2018 - 7:33 PM

'Authorities have traced and separated 20 people who have come in close contact with the infected person,' says the head of Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Korea offers insurance for tourists amid MERS-CoV outbreak

Jul 24, 2015 - 8:11 PM

The insurance system automatically registers tourists who entered and will enter the country within 3 months from June 22 to September 21

A group of foreign tourists wearing facial masks arrives at Incheon airport, west of Seoul, on June 2, 2015. File photo by Yonhap News/EPA

Korean student suspected of MERS quarantined in Bacolod

Jul 01, 2015 - 12:14 AM

The patient arrived from South Korea on June 26 and is now confined at the Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital

FUMIGATION. South Korean health officials fumigate a theater while wearing protective gear in Seoul on June 12, 2015. Photo by Jung Yeon-Je / AFP

3 South Koreans admitted to RITM negative for MERS

Jun 30, 2015 - 10:17 AM

The Philippines remains free from the virus while South Korea reports no new MERS cases and deaths for the first time in 9 days

TESTING CENTER. One of 8 negative pressure rooms at the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine. File photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

S. Korea cautiously reports no new MERS cases or deaths

Jun 30, 2015 - 9:04 AM

It is the first time that the country has reported no additional infections as well as no new deaths since June 20

QUARANTINE. Arriving passengers from the Middle East pass by a thermal camera at Incheon airport, west of Seoul, South Korea, May 21, 2015. File photo by Yonhap/EPA

South Korea reports 3 new MERS cases

Jun 21, 2015 - 10:06 AM

The latest numbers came a day after South Korea reported no new cases raising guarded hope that Seoul was winning the battle to contain the virus

MERS WATCH. Hundreds of schools in South Korea have been closed to prevent the spread of the MERS virus. File photo by Jung Yeon-Je/AFP

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Jun 17, 2015 - 7:00 PM

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South Korea reports 14th MERS death, 12 new cases

Jun 13, 2015 - 10:19 AM

South Korea s health ministry says all the 14 deceased had pre existing health conditions with the most recent fatality suffering from hypertension and hypothyroidism

ISOLATION. A member of a medical team wearing protective clothing treating a Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) patient in a room on an isolation ward at Seoul Medical Center in Seoul, South Korea, June 10, 2015. File photo by Jeon Heon-Kyun/EPA

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Jun 04, 2015 - 12:34 PM

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