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S. Korea Sees Increasing Moves to Scrap ‘Korean Age’

S. Korea Sees Increasing Moves to Scrap ‘Korean Age’

SEOUL, Jan. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Early this month, Rep. Hwang Ju-hong of the minor opposition Party for Democracy and Peace submitted a bill that has drawn surprisingly keen public attention. The proposed legislation, jointly handed in by nine other fellow lawmakers of rival parties, calls for mandatory use of the standard “international” age system [...]