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Moon’s New Take on Government Employment Leads to Growing Civil Service

Moon’s New Take on Government Employment Leads to Growing Civil Service

SEOUL, May 30 (Korea Bizwire) – The number of employees working for local governments has exceeded 300,000 for the first time, topping 303,401 as of end of last year, announced the Ministry of the Interior on Monday.  South Korea first adopted regional municipalities in 1995, when local governments hired 277,387 employees. The number of firefighters [...]

Gwangju Hosts Localized Version of “The Fringe”

Gwangju Hosts Localized Version of “The Fringe”

GWANGJU, South Korea, May 30 (Korea Bizwire) – The city of Gwangju and the Asia Culture Center is co-hosting the 2017 ACC Gwangju Fringe International from June 2 to 4, featuring 16 domestic and international troupes, spanning the city’s venues and public spaces including the ACC, May 18 Democracy Square, and Geumnam-ro Street.  The festival, [...]