ITUC: Dialogue, Not Conflict, in the Korean Peninsula Is Needed

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Samsung sorry for sicknesses, deaths of some workers: We offer our sincere apology 2018-11-25 [Circa]

Samsung Apologizes to Workers Who Had Miscarriages, Got Cancer From Factories: 'We Have Failed' 2018-11-24 [People]

Samsung admits fault over illnesses and deaths of workers 2018-11-24 [CBS]

Samsung apologizes over sicknesses, deaths of some workers 2018-11-23 [The Times-Union]

Nepali migrants in S Korea to get orientation on stress management, repatriation 2018-11-23 []

Samsung should try imagining a world where big firms respect workers 2018-11-09 [Guardian]

Samsung Chairman Indicted for Allegedly Sabotaging Labor Union 2018-09-27 [Bloomberg]

Former Samsung Electronics exec nabbed over alleged labor union sabotage 2018-08-07 [Yonhap]

Ex-labor minister arraigned in alleged anti-labor union scheme 2018-07-04 [Korea Herald]

Labor unions on strike amid economic crisis 2018-07-03 [Dong-A Ilbo]

Prosecutors raid police intelligence office in probe of Samsung’s anti-union scheme 2018-06-27 [Korea Herald]

KPTU Statement on UK-DPRK Summit 2018-06-14 [KPTU on Korea Policy Institute]

Samsung Electronics has its first labor union 2018-06-01 [Korean Joongang Daily]

First labor union formed at Samsung Electronics 2018-05-31 [Korea Herald]

Samsung executive grilled over alleged labor union sabotage 2018-05-08 [Korea Times]

Arrest warrants sought for Samsung executives for sabotaging labor union 2018-05-01 [Korea Herald]

KPTU Statement on Panmunjom Declaration 2018-04-28 [KPTU on Korea Policy Institute]

Thousands of workers expected in South Korea 2018-03-19 [khmertimeskh]

Disputes with temporary workers add to GM Korea's challenges 2018-03-19 [Reuter]

Korean Companies Hire More Workers Abroad Than at Home 2018-03-19 [chosun]

The 5,000 Malaysians working and staying illegally in South Korea ‘living underground’ 2018-03-13 [thestar]

GM Korea to Slash Executive Numbers, Talks With Union Make Little Progress 2018-03-01 [news18]

Was Your Samsung Smartphone Built in a Southeast Asian Sweatshop? 2018-01-02 [The Nation]

RATP and Transdev unions support Seoul colleagues 2017-12-14 [ITF]

Public workers of the world call for immediate release of detained Korean unionist Han Sang-gyun 2017-11-05 [PSI]

Tell the IOC! No more deaths in mega sports events! Click the link and sign now! 2017-09-12 [BWI Global Union ]

ITUC: Dialogue, Not Conflict, in the Korean Peninsula Is Needed 2017-08-23 [ITUC]

Struggling healthcare workers join labor unions in droves 2017-08-08 [Korea Biomedical Review]

Korea: UNI Global Union urges President Moon to release Han Sang-gyun 2017-07-09 []

Hyundai Motor union blasted for excessive demands 2017-05-03 [The Times]

Real annual wage drops W4.1 mil. during 10 years 2017-04-21 [koreatimes]

More workers plan to work during holidays in early May 2017-04-21 [koreaherald]

10% of male workers take childcare leave 2017-04-20 [koreatimes]

Male Workers Taking Paternity Leave Surge in Q1 2017-04-20 [KBS]

Undocumented Cambodian workers in South Korea 2017-04-20 [cambodiadaily]

Teachers' union members at odds with ministry 2017-04-20 [koreatimes]

Center for migrant workers opens in Cheonan 2017-04-18 [koreatimes]

Korean plantation workers stop work, protest vs. illegal dismissal, unfair labor practice 2017-04-11 [davaotoday]

Korean tests for VN workers to start in June 2017-04-10 [vietnamnews]

Women's salaries less than two thirds of men 2017-04-05 [koreatimes]

More family time for workers in South Korea 2017-04-03 [ST]

Hyundai Steel labor union expands CSR programs 2017-04-03 [koreaherald]

Daewoo Shipbuilding labor union pressed to present written pledge for 'no strike' 2017-03-31 [koreaherald]


European Parliament requests talks on S. Korea’s failure to uphold labor rights 2017-03-29 [Hani]

Employers, labor apart over shorter working hours 2017-03-23 [koreatimes]

Employers, labor apart over shorter working hours 2017-03-23 [koreatimes]

More than 4 million Koreans now work part-time jobs at less than 36 hours a week 2017-03-21 [Chosun]

As jobs shrink, attitudes on foreign workers shift 2017-03-20 [koreajoongangdaily]

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This month in labour history

26-12-1966 Largest organised strike in South Korean history begins with cat & shipbuilders protesting anti-labour laws. Up to 350,000 on strike. [more]