Many city buses are parked at a garage in Daejeon on Thursday. Unionized city bus drivers in the city went on strike for the first time in 14 years Thursday, demanding an extension of the retirement age, hikes of pay and other allowances.
The labor union of Seoul's subway workers called off a strike scheduled for Tuesday morning after reaching a last-minute agreement with its operator, Seoul Metro, during the final round of negotiations late Monday.
Seoul's subway workers threatened to go on strike Tuesday morning if Seoul Metro does not ditch a restructuring plan to deal with its massive financial problems.
Korea's unionized nurses and other health workers called off Thursday’s planned strike after a dramatic last-minute deal with the government, avoiding a vacuum in medical services as the pandemic rages on.
HMM's two labor unions agreed on a wage agreement after more than two months of wrangling and threats of strikes.
Unionized nurses and other health care workers held last-minute negotiations with the government Wednesday afternoon on key issues ahead of the union's planned strike starting at 7 a.m. on Thursday.
Unionized nurses and other health care workers plan to go on a nationwide strike this Thursday, after 12 rounds of negotiations with the government ended without reaching an agreement.
HMM headquarters in central Seoul on Aug. 30. [YONHAP]
An HMM union is holding a strike vote as wage negotiations with management have broken down.
The labor union of Seoul Metro warned at a press conference on Monday that it will stage a full-scale walkout beginning on Sept. 14 if the subway operator proceeded with restructuring plans that entail mass layoffs.