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Korean Air Workers Allow Company to Decide Wage Increase in 2017

Korean Air Workers Allow Company to Decide Wage Increase in 2017

SEOUL, May 19 (Korea Bizwire) – Unionized workers at Korean Air Lines Co. will allow the company to decide on the wage increase for 2017 to better help the national flag carrier make a turnaround this year, the airline said Friday. “We have delegated authority to the company for this year’s wage negotiations not only for the company’s sustainable growth and survival but also for the job security of workers,” union leader Lee Jong-ho said in a [...]

Korean Air Fires Pilot for Refusing to Work, Citing Working Regulations

Korean Air Fires Pilot for Refusing to Work, Citing Working Regulations

SEOUL, April 6 (Korea Bizwire) – Korean Air Lines Co. has dismissed a pilot for allegedly refusing to fly, though he claims he was following the company’s daily working regulations, its labor union said Wednesday, a move feared to deepen a rift caused by prolonged labor disputes at the country’s leading flag carrier. The pilot, who [...]