Canberra’s lockdown extended until October 15 as ACT records 22 new COVID-19 cases

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The ACT’s lockdown has been extended for another four weeks until October 15, Chief Minister Andrew Barr has confirmed. Key points:The ACT has recorded 22 new COVID-19 casesThere will be a phased return to face-to-face learning, beginning with year 12 students at the start of term 4 The ACT has been in lockdown since August 12 The extension of the lockdown … Read more

S.Korea planning to live ‘more normally’ with COVID-19 after October

S.Korea planning to live 'more normally' with COVID-19 after October

SEOUL, Sept 8 (Reuters) – South Korea is drawing up a plan on how to live more normally with COVID-19, expecting 80% of adults to be fully vaccinated by late October, health authorities said on Wednesday.The country is in the middle of its worst wave of infections, but it has kept the number of severely … Read more