Businesses are fuming over a set of bills that would limit their ability to seek damages in the event of losses related to strikes.
Samsung Electronics and its labor unions reached a tentative agreement over wage increase rates and holiday numbers, marking the first time that the company struck a deal with labor groups.
Peak-wage system is leading to workplace disputes, especially in finance and especially in financial companies that are state owned. Older workers on the peak-wage system are slacking off, younger workers are saying.
After watching recent movie "Hansan: Rising Dragon," what sticks in my mind is not admiral Yi Sun-shin or his enemy commander. Instead, I keep thinking about the oarsmen, who kept appearing briefly in intense battle scenes.
Unionized workers at Hyundai Motor are likely to stage a walkout for the first time in four years due to failed negotiations over pay and the abolition of the peak wage system.
The Korean branch of the OECD said Friday it has decided to begin mediation procedures between Chanel Korea's labor union and management over the company's alleged violation of labor acts and human rights.
The phrase “miracle on the Han River” refers to the country's extraordinary economic rise spanning across half a century after the 1950-53 Korean War, before the 1997 financial crisis. It is a term often uttered by Koreans with pride, recognizing...
On Wednesday. ruling Democratic Party lawmakers on the Strategy and Finance Committee pushed through a bill dictating that a union representative must be included on public institutions’ boards of directors.
The return of hardline labor activists at major carmakers in Korea is raising concerns of a drag on the industry’s transition to electric vehicles.
Delivery workers that are members of the umbrella Korean Confederation of Trade Unions ride in convoy near the Baedal Minjok headquarters in Songpa District, southern Seoul on Thursday.