Overseas Koreans show solidarity for dismissed Samsung worker in aerial protest

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Overseas Koreans show solidarity for dismissed Samsung worker in aerial protest 2019-08-20 [Hankyoreh]

Unionized workers of Hyundai Heavy to stage partial strike this week 2019-08-20 [Yonhap]

Zenroren joins KCTU against Abe 2019-08-16 [JoongAng Ilbo]

Hyundai, Kia unions agree to postpone strike plans 2019-08-15 [JoongAng Ilbo]

National Union of Media Workers inaugurated “Statue of No-Surrender Pen” 2019-08-07 [UNI Global Union]

KFIU forms task force to ensure application of Industry Collective Agreement 2019-08-07 [UNI Global Union]

Most auto workers set to strike after vacations 2019-08-07 [JoongAng Ilbo]

2020 minimum wage set at 8590 won 2019-08-05 [K. Times]

French court indicts Samsung on labor rights violations 2019-08-04 [Hankyoreh]

Conflict erupts between employees of Takeda, Shire during merger 2019-08-02 [KBR]

Workers in the Hyundai Motor union vote to strike 2019-08-01 [JoongAng Ilbo]

Gov't seeks to allow fired workers to join company unions 2019-07-30 [K. Times]

Striking Korean Air cleaners have the full support of the ITF 2019-07-26 [ITF]

Union of delivery workers refuses to handle Uniqlo goods 2019-07-24 [The Herald]

Unions of couriers, market workers join boycott of Japanese products 2019-07-24 [Yonhap]

Hyundai Heavy takes labour union to court 2019-07-23 [Splash 24/7]

Workplace bullies could now go to jail in South Korea 2019-07-23 [WEF]

KCTU stages nationwide strike over next year's minimum wage 2019-07-18 [K. Herald]

South Korea hit by strikes after minimum wage hike slowdown 2019-07-18 [Nikkei Asian Review]

KCTU to Stage General Strike Thursday over Minimum Wage 2019-07-18 [KBS World Radio]

Militant labor group to stage one-day strike over key labor policies 2019-07-18 [Yonhap]

Major umbrella labor group requests re-deliberation on minimum wage decision 2019-07-17 [Yonhap]

KCTU representatives to step down from minimum wage panel 2019-07-15 [Yonhap]

Moon apologizes for failure to keep campaign pledge on minimum wage 2019-07-14 [Yonhap]

Umbrella unions oppose 2.9% minimum wage hike next year 2019-07-12 [K. Herald]

Korea to raise minimum wage for 2020 by 2.9% 2019-07-12 [K. Times]

Concerns rise over South Korea’s dual labor market 2019-07-12 [The Diplomat]

Busan subway workers end strike after pay raise deal 2019-07-12 [Yonhap]

KPWU reaches new agreement with Korea Post, averting unprecedented strike action 2019-07-11 [UNI Global Union]

Busan subway union goes on strike 2019-07-10 [K. Times]

Moon gov't's labor policy put to test amid massive labor strikes 2019-07-10 [Yonhap]

Korean Postal Workers’ Union scraps strike plans 2019-07-09 [Hankyoreh]

Korean Postal Workers’ Union narrowly avoids all-out strike 2019-07-08 [The Korea Herald]

School contract workers end 3-day strike 2019-07-07 [JoongAng Ilbo]

Teacher unionists stand in solidarity with striking education support workers 2019-07-06 [EI]

S. Korea plagued by back-to-back nationwide strikes by public sector workers 2019-07-05 [Korea Herald]

'For a world without precarious work'... KCTU General Strike (D2) 2019-07-05 [CINA]

Parcel delivery drivers declare solidarity with postal workers’ strike 2019-07-05 [Hankyoreh]

S. Korea plagued by back-to-back nationwide strikes by public sector workers 2019-07-05 [Yonhap]

Record 52,000 non-regular school workers join strike for 3 days: ministry 2019-07-05 [YNA]

'I worked 20 years, but only earn 2 million won a month' 2019-07-04 [Kyunghyang Shinmun]

'For a world without precarious work'... KCTU General Strike (D1) 2019-07-03 [CINA]

Irregular workers’ strike disrupts school operations 2019-07-03 [K. Herald]

Strike forces 3,500 schools to suspend lunch meals 2019-07-03 [K. Times]

Non-regular public employees stage general strike to protest Moon's labor policy 2019-07-03 [Yonhap]

Non-regular school workers to stage joint strike this week 2019-07-02 [Yonhap]

Shorter workweek brings seismic change to overtime culture 2019-07-01 [Yonhap]

Illegal protest tents near presidential office removed by authorities 2019-07-01 [The Dong-a Ilbo]

Toll collectors demonstrate for permanent position 2019-07-01 [K. Times]

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