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Over 8,000 Illegal Stayers Leave Korea Voluntarily Under Incentive Program

Over 8,000 Illegal Stayers Leave Korea Voluntarily Under Incentive Program

SEOUL, Jan. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — More than 8,000 foreigners staying illegally in South Korea left the country voluntarily for a month after the government began to offer various incentives, including an opportunity for reentry, last month, the Ministry of Justice said Sunday. The ministry said 8,093 overstayers went abroad voluntarily for one month beginning [...]

Growing Numbers of Illegal Stayers Leave Korea Voluntarily

Growing Numbers of Illegal Stayers Leave Korea Voluntarily

SEOUL, Jan. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — A growing number of foreigners staying illegally in South Korea are voluntarily leaving the country after the government offered various incentives, including an opportunity for reentry, to overstayers choosing to voluntary depart, a government agency said Friday. According to the Incheon Immigration Office, the number of illegal stayers leaving [...]