The government continues to tighten measures in containing spreads of COVID-19.


  • On 30 August, The Korea Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (KCDC) advised residents of Seoul, Incheon and Gyeonggi areas to comply with enhanced social distancing measures;
    • For restaurants, pubs, bars, snack bars, bakeries, and cafes, only takeaway and deliveries are allowed. No dine-in service is allowed.
    • All indoor fitness centers, including indoor gym, billiard hall, screen golf facility and badminton courts are closed.
    • Only online class is allowed for academies/institutions
    • Gathering ban is in place
  • The above mentioned measures will in place from 30 August to 6 September.