Life goes on in Korea amid coronavirus pandemic (Part 4)

Posted : 2020-03-13 12:59 Updated : 2020-05-19 10:16
Medical workers transfer a coronavirus patient to Seonam Hospital in Seoul, a government designated facility for patients with severe symptoms, Monday March 9, 2020. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

Medical workers transfer a coronavirus patient to Seonam Hospital in Seoul, a government designated facility for patients with severe symptoms, Monday, March 9, 2020. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

A street in Myeongdong, a famous tourist destination in Seoul, is empty, Tuesday afternoon, March 10, 2020. COVID-19 has hit businesses in Myeongdong, some of which closed indefinitely because of a sharp decline of visitors, hard. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

COVID-19 has hit businesses in Myeongdong, some of which closed indefinitely because of a sharp decline of visitors, hard. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

COVID-19 has hit businesses in Myeongdong, some of which closed indefinitely because of a sharp decline of visitors, hard. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

COVID-19 has hit businesses in Myeongdong, some of which closed indefinitely because of a sharp decline of visitors, hard. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

A woman wearing a face mask is seen through the window on a rainy day in Seoul, Tuesday, March 10, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

A man wearing a face mask is seen through the window on a rainy day in Seoul, Tuesday, March 10, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

People wear face masks on a rainy day in Seoul, Tuesday, March 10, 2020. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

People wear face masks on a rainy day in Seoul, Tuesday, March 10, 2020. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

Two men play Go as they wait in a queue to buy face mask in Seoul, Tuesday, March 10, 2020. Korea Times photo by Choi Won-suk

Currency traders wearing face masks watche monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of the Kookmin Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, March 12, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

A man wearing a face mask is seen in Seoul, Friday, March 6, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

Imperial guards wearing face masks stand guard in front of the Sungnyemun Gate, Korea's National Treasure No. 1 in Seoul, South Korea, March. 04, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

A volunteer from Nowon District in Seoul makes a mask project in the district office building Wednesday morning to donate to needy people amid the coronavirus outbreak. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

More than 30 volunteers from Nowon District in Seoul kicked off a mask project in the district office building Wednesday morning to donate to needy people amid the coronavirus outbreak. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

Korean Red Cross employees organize mask boxes donated by Jack Ma, CEO of Alibaba Group, a Chinese multinational technology company, at the organization's Hanjin warehouse in Incheon. Ma donated 1 million masks to Korea. Korea Times photo by Sjim Hyun-chul

Korean Red Cross employees organize mask boxes donated by Jack Ma, CEO of Alibaba Group, a Chinese multinational technology company, at the organization's Hanjin warehouse in Incheon. Ma donated 1 million masks to Korea. Korea Times photo by Sjim Hyun-chul

Diplomats stationed in Korea wear face masks as they visit Incheon International Airport to check thermal imaging cameras and other health examination processes at the departure lobby, Friday, March 13. 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

Diplomats stationed in Korea wear face masks and respirators as they visit Incheon International Airport to check thermal imaging cameras and other health examination processes at the departure lobby, Friday, March 13. 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

Cabin crews are seen wearing face masks at Incheon International Airport in Incheon, South Korea, Friday, March 13, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

Passengers are seen wearing protective gears against Covid 19 as they wait for departure at Incheon International Airport in Incheon, South Korea, Friday, March 13, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul

Passengers remove protective gears against Covid 19 for health examination processes before departure at Incheon International Airport in Incheon, South Korea, Friday, March 13, 2020. Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul