Korea News Digest

Delta Coronavirus Variant Appears in Sri Lanka

The Delta variant of the coronavirus, first detected in India, has been detected in neighboring Sri Lanka. “It is the worst we could have imaged at such a time,” Dr. Chandima Jeewandara, director of the Allergy, Immunity and Cell Biology Unit at the Sr…

Delta Coronavirus Variant Appears in Sri Lanka

The Delta variant of the coronavirus, first detected in India, has been detected in neighboring Sri Lanka. “It is the worst we could have imaged at such a time,” Dr. Chandima Jeewandara, director of the Allergy, Immunity and Cell Biology Unit at the Sr…

Seoul stocks up late Fri. morning amid Fed’s impact

SEOUL– South Korean stocks trimmed part of earlier gains late Friday morning as investors digest the impact of the Fed’s faster-than-expected timeline for tapering.The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) increased 4.71 points, or 0.14 …