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Kia workers to continue strike for higher pay amid pandemic [Korea Herald] 2020-11-30

GM warns labor unrest making South Korea untenable [Reuters] 2020-11-18

Kia workers to stage strike this week over little progress in wage talks [Yonhap] 2020-11-24

Unions all over S. Korea to demonstrate against ‘regressive’ labor reforms [The Korea Herald] 2020-11-17

GM Korea workers to strike again [The Korea Herald] 2020-11-17

IKEA Korea labor union goes on strike [Business Korea] 2020-11-04

GM Korea workers continue strikes amid pandemic [YonHap News] 2020-11-06

'I thought maybe I would die': S Korea's delivery drivers demand change [BBC] 2020-11-07

Japan tells South Korea it will skip trilateral summit over labor row [Kyodo News] 2020-10-13

Victory in Korea: Teachers’ union wins 7-year fight for recognition [Eric Lee] 2020-09-09

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Korean metalworkers' warning strike 2020-12-02 [IndustriALL]

Kia workers to continue strike for higher pay amid pandemic 2020-11-30 [Korea Herald]

S.Korean delivery workers say coronavirus boom means relentless toil 2020-11-27 [Thomson Reuters]

Labor group stages nationwide rallies despite virus surge 2020-11-25 [Yonhap]

KCTU to launch nationwide rallies Wednesday despite COVID-19 surge 2020-11-24 [Korea Herald]

Labor group sticks to Wednesday's general strike despite rising virus fears 2020-11-24 [Yonhap]

Kia workers to stage strike this week over little progress in wage talks 2020-11-24 [Yonhap]

Covid-19 deluge overwhelms South Korea’s delivery drivers 2020-11-23 [Wall Street Journal]

Kia workers to strike over wages, EV plans 2020-11-19 [Automotive News]

GM warns labor unrest making South Korea untenable 2020-11-18 [Reuters]

Migrants criticize human rights agency's decision on disaster relief funds 2020-11-17 [K. Times]

Unions all over S. Korea to demonstrate against ‘regressive’ labor reforms 2020-11-17 [The Korea Herald]

Four-hour Strike Extended at GM Korea 2020-11-17 [Business Korea]

GM Korea workers to strike again 2020-11-17 [The Korea Herald]

GM Korea workers to go on partial strike this week over wage dispute 2020-11-16 [Yonhap]

Labor activists stage rallies despite concerns of virus spikes 2020-11-15 [Yonhap]

Working twelve hours a day, six days a week for the minimum wage: no time for despair 2020-11-14 [Kyunghyang Shinmun]

The single spark still burns brightly 2020-11-12 [Hankyoreh]

Moon confers posthumous state medal on iconic labor activist 2020-11-12 [Yonhap]

Proxy advisers oppose KB’s union-recommended outside directors 2020-11-10 [Investor]

Jeon Tae-il Meets the Labor Minister for the First Time in 50 Years 2020-11-10 [Kyunghyang Shinmun]

After-School Child Care Workers Strike for Better Working Conditions 2020-11-09 [The Diplomat]

We will not kneel: An interview with Han San-gyun, former president of the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU) 2020-11-09 [Korea Policy Institute]

'I thought maybe I would die': S Korea's delivery drivers demand change 2020-11-07 [BBC]

GM Korea workers continue strikes amid pandemic 2020-11-06 [YonHap News]

After-school child care workers strike over working conditions 2020-11-06 [Yonhap]

IKEA Korea labor union goes on strike 2020-11-04 [Business Korea]

Lotte delivery workers launch strike demanding better treatment 2020-10-27 [Yonhap]

14 delivery workers die because of pandemic overwork: union 2020-10-25 [K. Times]

Fourteen South Korean delivery workers die because of pandemic overwork: union 2020-10-23 [Reuters]

Another parcel delivery worker dies apparently from overwork 2020-10-22 [Yonhap]

Migrant workers denounce 'modern-day slavery' in Korea 2020-10-21 [Korea Herald]

Another delivery worker dies from overwork: workers' group 2020-10-19 [Yonhap]

Concerns grow over poor work conditions at logistics firms 2020-10-18 [K. Times]

Delivery workers vow not to work on Saturdays 2020-10-14 [K, Times]

Japan tells South Korea it will skip trilateral summit over labor row 2020-10-13 [Kyodo News]

KHMU urges government to stand firm on plans to strengthen Korea’s public medical service 2020-09-22 [UNI Global Union]

Financial sector wrangles over growing union influence 2020-09-11 [The Times]

COVID-19 makes life tougher for migrant workers 2020-09-10 [K. Times]

Victory in Korea: Teachers’ union wins 7-year fight for recognition 2020-09-09 [Eric Lee]

Supreme Court overturns former govt. decision to outlaw progressive teachers' union 2020-09-05 [Education International ]

Supreme Court annuls former govt's decision to outlaw progressive teachers' union 2020-09-03 [Yonhap]

Trainee doctors vow to continue indefinite strike 2020-08-30 [Yonhap]

Government files criminal charges against striking junior doctors 2020-08-28 [K. Herald]

Government to report striking junior doctors to police 2020-08-27 [K. Herald]

Coronavirus digest: South Korean doctors strike as cases spike 2020-08-27 [Deutsche Welle]

The KHMU’s joint-action at the industry level 2020-08-24 [KHMU]

More doctors join strike amid virus resurgence, gov't steps back from hard-line stance related article 2020-08-24 [Yonhap]

Doctor from UK supports Korean junior doctors’ strike 2020-08-19 [KBR]

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