Daily Archive: April 11, 2021

AstraZeneca vaccine rollout resumed, those under 30 excluded

SEOUL– South Korea on Sunday decided to resume administering AstraZeneca vaccines to eligible recipients after temporarily putting the program on hold amid growing concerns over its safety.The use of AstraZeneca’s vaccine will resume Monday, except fo…

S. Korea decides to resume rollout of AstraZeneca vaccine

SEOUL– South Korea on Sunday decided to resume the rollout of administering AstraZeneca vaccines to eligible recipients after temporarily putting the program on hold amid growing concerns over its safety.The use of AstraZeneca’s vaccine will resume Mo…

Matsuyama Becomes First Japanese Golfer to Wear Masters Green

Hideki Matsuyama won the 85th Masters in dramatic fashion Sunday, holding off Xander Schauffele to become the first Japanese man to capture a major golf title.Carrying the hopes of a nation on his shoulders, Matsuyama calmly grinded out clutch pars and…

S. Korean PM arrives in Iran: report

SEOUL– South Korean Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun arrived in Iran on Sunday, a report said, as Seoul seeks to improve relations with Tehran amid lingering tension over Iranian funds frozen in Korea under U.S. sanctions.Chung’s three-day trip to Tehran…

LG, SK reach last-minute settlement in ITC battery dispute

SEOUL– Two Korean battery makers — LG Energy Solution Ltd. and SK Innovation Co. — have reached a settlement in a trade secrets dispute in the United States, company officials said Sunday, hours before a deadline for an import ban on SK.The U.S. Int…