Armed with disinfectant and admonishments, South Korean robot fights coronavirus spread

A self-driving robot equipped with cameras and an LED screen greets visitors at the lobby in the headquarters of South Korea’s largest mobile operator, checking their temperature, dispensing hand sanitiser and disinfecting the floor. Reuters: Technology News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Park Chan-wook’s Next Film Will Flip the Script on Traditional Korean Melodramas

South Korean cinema earned much-deserved praise over the past year thanks to Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite, leveraging the country’s long-rooted history of cinema. As the nation takes note of its newfound international recognition, another familiar Korean auteur, Park Chan-wook — the … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: Korean Air crew member tests positive, Singapore Airlines freezes hiring

South Korea reported a jump of 60 new cases, bringing the country’s total to 893 infected, as well as one additional death. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Coronavirus infection at Samsung factory prompts South Korean firms to prepare for the worst

Samsung Electronics Co., LG Electronics Inc. and other companies in South Korea are taking precautions against the coronavirus after a rising number of cases in the country, including the infection of a Samsung employee at a local production facility. The … Read more…

Oscars 2020: South Korean film ‘Parasite’ wins four Academy Awards, including best picture

Joaquin Phoenix wins best actor, Renee Zellweger is best actress, and “Parasite” takes best picture at the 92nd annual Academy Awards.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save … Read more…

Movie based on popular novel puts South Korean gender divide back in focus

A movie based on a controversial and best-selling novel that chronicled the everyday sexism faced by women topped South Korea’s box office this week, reigniting a national debate over women’s roles in an historically male-dominated society. Reuters: Entertainment News BEST … Read more…

‘No rush’: Trump redefines success ahead of second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un

Some aides fear that Trump could offer a major concession to Kim in hopes of securing a reciprocal commitment he can herald as a political victory. Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the … Read more…