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Companies Step Up to Offer Better Welfare Benefits as Employees Prioritize Work-Life Balance

Companies Step Up to Offer Better Welfare Benefits as Employees Prioritize Work-Life Balance

SEOUL, May 16 (Korea Bizwire) — With a growing number of Koreans choosing to focus on their work-life balance, particularly among office workers from the MZ generation (those born between the 1980s and 2000s), companies are setting out to provide more welfare benefits to employees. Battery maker LG Energy Solution Ltd. introduced a “Healing Trip” [...]

Hyundai Motor to Support Post-retirement Life of Employees in Their 50s

Hyundai Motor to Support Post-retirement Life of Employees in Their 50s

SEOUL, April 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Motor Co. has introduced a new program to support senior employees who want to look for new career opportunities after early retirement. The South Korea’s leading carmaker recently started operating a Career Consulting Service (CCS) program targeting employees over 50 who want to change jobs or careers, according [...]

Coupang Accused of Manipulating Working Employee Work Hours

Coupang Accused of Manipulating Working Employee Work Hours

SEOUL, Oct. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — E-commerce giant Coupang Inc. is facing accusations that it has been manipulating the working hours of employees. Rep. Yun Jun-byeong of the ruling Democratic Party claimed during government inspections of the Ministry of Employment and Labor and its sub-agencies on Tuesday that Coupang was using an application called ‘Coupunch’ [...]