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Public Calls for Change to Legal Senior Age

Public Calls for Change to Legal Senior Age

SEOUL, July 1 (Korea Bizwire) — A recent public opinion survey showed that those who support the idea of raising the age hurdle for offering free access and basic pensions for seniors outnumber those who oppose it by a significant margin. Embrain Public, KSTAT Research, Korea Research and Hankook Research jointly conducted a National Barometer [...]

Middle-aged S. Koreans Think Elderly Life Begins at 68.5

Middle-aged S. Koreans Think Elderly Life Begins at 68.5

SEOUL, Dec. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — According to a report based on study conducted by the National Pension Research Institute, middle-aged South Koreans over the age of 50 subjectively believe that elderly life begins at 68.5 years of age. The survey was conducted with the participation of 4,449 different households with members 50 years old [...]