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S. Korea’s Job Additions Hit 22-year High in 2022 on Pandemic Recovery

S. Korea’s Job Additions Hit 22-year High in 2022 on Pandemic Recovery

SEOUL, Jan. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea reported the largest job additions in more than 20 years in 2022, data showed Wednesday, as the country gradually returned to pre-pandemic normalcy. The number of employed people came to 28.08 million in 2022, up 816,000 from a year earlier, according to the data compiled by Statistics [...]

S. Korea’s Job Growth Continues but Slows in July amid Economic Uncertainty

S. Korea’s Job Growth Continues but Slows in July amid Economic Uncertainty

SEOUL, Aug. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea reported job additions for the 17th straight month in July, but the pace of job growth slowed from the previous month amid heightened economic uncertainty, data showed Wednesday. The number of employed people came to 28.48 million last month, up 826,000 from a year earlier, according to [...]

S. Korea’s Job Growth Extended for 15th Month in May

S. Korea’s Job Growth Extended for 15th Month in May

SEOUL, June 15 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea reported job additions for the 15th consecutive month in May as economic recovery momentum has been extended despite heightened global uncertainty, data showed Wednesday. The number of employed people came to 28.49 million last month, up 935,000 from a year earlier, according to the data compiled by [...]