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No Holidays for S. Korea’s Leading Semiconductor Facilities

No Holidays for S. Korea’s Leading Semiconductor Facilities

SEOUL, Sept. 24 (Korea Bizwire) –Choi Geon-wu, a 39-year-old SK Hynix employee, will not be able to visit his family over the Chuseok holidays because of the nature of his work, ensuring the safety of an industrial complex that produces semiconductors. Choi works as a firefighter at SK Hynix’s Cheongju factory, and is the first [...]

Holidays, More of a ‘Day Off’ Than a Day of Celebration

Holidays, More of a ‘Day Off’ Than a Day of Celebration

SEOUL, Oct. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – As Koreans have started to see holidays as simply a ‘day off’, sales at amusement parks and businesses related to traveling have greatly increased. KB Kookmin Card analyzed big data related to the average daily sales of travel and entertainment businesses during the Chuseok holidays (Korean Thanksgiving) and the [...]