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Large Companies Prefer Year-round Hiring of Experienced Workers

Large Companies Prefer Year-round Hiring of Experienced Workers

SEOUL, June 16 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean conglomerates appear to be gradually changing their recruitment methods in favor of experienced workers and year-round recruitment of new employees. A public organization said Wednesday that major domestic companies are planning to fill about 40 percent of their new job openings with experienced workers, as opposed to [...]

Three-fourths of Big Firms Have No or Indefinitive Hiring Plans in H2

Three-fourths of Big Firms Have No or Indefinitive Hiring Plans in H2

SEOUL, Sept. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Three-fourths of large companies in South Korea have no hiring plan or have not confirmed their recruiting scheme for the second half of the year amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, a poll showed Sunday. Half of the companies that responded to the Korea Economic Research Institute’s (KERI) survey answered [...]

Foreign Businesses Earned More and Contributed Less Last Year

Foreign Businesses Earned More and Contributed Less Last Year

SEOUL, Aug. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Foreign companies that earned considerable profits in South Korea last year were relatively indifferent to investment, employment, and other means of contributing to Korean society. Industry tracker CEO Score analyzed 43 foreign businesses included in last year’s top 500 companies in South Korea, revealing that their investment last year [...]